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Pin It! D.I.Y. Tight Tummies with @NipandFab

Jun 11, 2014   //   by Abbey Strutt   //   No Comments

Summertime is here, meaning its time to start working on that tummy, follow this fun infographic guide to slimming the mid-section this season.

Carbs: Carbs cause a spike in your blood sugar levels, could cause your energy levels to spike and plummet, disrupting your sleep in the process. Avoid cake, cookies and other desserts as well as carby snacks like crackers or white bread and munch on an apple instead.

Salt: Avoid too much salt in the diet. Salt lies hidden in canned foods, baked foods, cured meats and how can we forget, potato wafers. Salt can draw water from the body and thereby give you the sluggish, flabby look.

Sugar Substitutes: A few of the sugar substitutes such as xylitol, maltitol are found in low sugar or sugar free products.

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Nike Womens Air Max 1 “Split Sole” for June 2014

Jun 7, 2014   //   by Abbey Strutt   //   No Comments

The Nike Air Max 1 has seen drastic changes to its upper recently, whether it be summer renditions like the EM iteration and Tape varieties, but one change that turned heads was more of a color blocking decision than any physical alteration thanks to the whole Split Sole look that saw the midsole share two colors for the first time. Nike hasnt forgotten about the ladies either, as two new hues arrive atop the Air Max 1 in a cotton candy esque royal blue and vivid pink while the other pair utilizes a wolf grey and purple. What do you think of the latest Air Max 1 WMNS releases? Stick around after the click for a better view and check out more Release Dates for June 2014.

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NCAA Feet: Around the Nation – 1/01 – 1/08

Jan 6, 2014   //   by Abbey Strutt   //   No Comments

The NCAA is back in session as teams around the country opened up conference play and its safe to say that the holidays were abound with some brand new sneakers for some college budgets. Oregon continues to get laced up in the premium Beaverton connection, sporting the usual enticingly vibrant Nike Zoom Soldier 7s and Nike KD 6s. Meanwhile, the Tar Heels faced off against Wake Forest in an ACC battle that also doubled as a proving ground for which team sported the better Jordans while the Demon Deacons took home the victory, its still up for you to decide who had the better set of kicks as plenty of Jordan CP3.VIIs and even a University Blue Air Jordan II  made appearances.

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Consumers warned about pseudo sales

Dec 26, 2013   //   by Abbey Strutt   //   No Comments

Consumer groups warned shoppers to be on their guard against ‘pseudo-sales’, in which prices are inflated just before they are discounted so that the deal looks better than it actually is.

Consumer group Which? has urged shoppers to be vigilant of such tactics and warned them to ‘know their shopping rights for the Boxing Day sales’.

Under Trading Standards rules, pre-sale prices should be the last price at which goods were offered, and the goods should have been at that price for 28 consecutive days in the previous six months.

Some shoppers vented their frustration on social media: “Chelsea Corcoran wrote: ‘The shoes I wanted are more expensive in the sale than they were originally, what?”

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3 Favorite Anti-Aging Moisture Surgers, From Day to Night

Dec 19, 2013   //   by Abbey Strutt   //   No Comments

Experts agree, the key to keeping your skin young and elastic is adequate moisture, exfoliation and sunscreen. Although, adding an anti-aging product to your daily routine makes a huge difference as well. Three of my personal favorites include Advanced Time Zone Night by Estee, Hydroxatone AM/PM and invigorating night gel by Ole Henrickson.

Funny, my skin has gotten better with age, why? Im a true believer in serums, topical skin vitamins, detoxing the body and manifesting healthy skin from within via diet and topically treating it as the largest most important organ we host.

The intensive daytime/nighttime care by Hydroxatone® is an AM/PM Anti-Wrinkle Complex for Sensitive Skin and helps to reduces the appearance of wrinkles and hydrate otherwise parched dermis. Ad

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adidas Originals Halfshell 80s

Dec 14, 2013   //   by Abbey Strutt   //   No Comments

Its name might suggest a connection with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles franchise, but in fact, the adidas Originals Halfshell 80s has been far quieter than your averaged licensing collab.  This design that truncates the iconic Superstars signature Shelltoe returns with new colorways for 2014, including suede pairs with pastel linings and one in canvas with a summery embroidery.

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