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Why Beauty Companies Should Start Changing The Conversation on Aging

Is Aging Bad? A New Perspective To Consider Next year I’m turning 25, and I have never worried about wrinkles until now. I noticed that I’m slowly beginning to get laugh lines–small creases around the mouth from laughing or other expressions, so I began to worry about it. But in the midst of all worry sessions, comes the voice of reason asking, should you even care?  In the beauty world, they suggest starting your “anti-aging” skin care regimen in your…

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“Inner City Urban: Vine City,” An Exploration of Gentrification and Poverty in Atlanta by Rose Smith

Inner City Urban: Vine City Atlanta, the Southern Hollywood, is highlighted for its trendy lifestyle and affluent culture in the arts and nightlife, but like any major city, there are parts that are often neglected and hardly mentioned. Vine City is a historical district in Atlanta–home of historically black universities, Clark, Spelman and Morehouse. The city is where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lead the most revolutionary movement in the world, but this town once rich in ancestral spirit is…

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Inspiring, Life

Is a Long Distance-Relationship Worth it? Here are 8 Pros and Cons to Consider Before Taking The Leap

Pros and Cons to consider before starting a long-distance relationship No one goes out looking for a long-distance relationship it just happens. Because let’s face it, they can suck, but it can also improve intimatcy. Like everything else in life, there are pros and cons within a long distance relationship, and people usually decide early on if they can handle the test of distance. Many would opt out of being in a long distance relationship, but circumstances may arise beyond…

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5 Ways to Better Your Mood When You’re Feeling a Little Blue

How to uplift mood

How to Uplift Mood Everybody has seen those days where it feels as if grey cloud is your halo —everything seems to be going against you instead of with you. It is easy to stay in that rut and get stuck in those emotions, but sometimes we have to remind ourselves that it’s just a matter of perspective. You have to find that silver lining in that grey cloud. Along with perspective, there are other methods proven to help lift your…

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Overcoming Grief, Here’s 7 Ways To Cope With The Death of A Loved One

Overcoming grief

Overcoming Grief & Loss One of the hardest encounters we will face in this life is the lost of someone we love. Overcoming grief is challenging, but when faced with great adversity, it is an opportunity to learn who we are and strengthen our human experience. In 2015 my Grandmother passed away unexpectedly. Our relationship was so special, and when she was called home, I was torn. To this day her death has been the hardest pain I’ve dealt with,…

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The Benefits of Dating, 5 Emotional and Mental Factors To Consider

The benefits of dating

The Benefits of Dating Whether you’re hitting the town with your friends or you all are staying in for a game night, you’re bound to run into somebody who will spark your interest. Dating is beneficial to finding your future spouse, helping you grow as a person and building friendships, (granted everything ended mutually.) There are different definitions of the word dating, millennials often say “talking” to someone, but in all, it is the process of getting to know someone on…

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Media Fasting Can Improve Your Quality Of Living Here’s How

The Zeal Life Media Fast

Consecrating Your Mind and Protecting Your Peace  Our minds are such powerful tools. Our thoughts dictate our actions and lead us into the life we either desire or despise. One important factor we tend to forget when it comes to controlling our thought patterns is the media’s influence. Music, TV, pop culture blogs and magazines,  movies etc. all impact how we think and feel. If you aren’t aware, it can affect your quality of living. Don’t believe me? Challenge yourself to…

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