There is this constant
desire that humans are plagued with. The desire to be something we are not. A
desire born either out of envy or awe for something or someone. For instance, whilst
a group of individuals may crave for tans, the other might wish to be a few
shades lighter. Today we will delve into the wish for the latter.
In many parts of the world, men and
women subject themselves through the process of skin lightening. According to
webmd.com, “skin lightening is a cosmetic treatment to reduce the prominence of
skin discolorations and even out the color of the skin”.
We bring good tidings to all ye fashion lovers not in possession of a coveted invitation to the FENDI AW14 show in Milan. Rather than wait till the shows are available to watch hours, sometimes just minutes, after the actual show, viewers can livestream the show wherever they are. Yes we fashionistas are a rather impatient bunch.
Austrian model Iris Strubegger makes it to the top this week. From numerous Givenchy campaigns to two German Vogue covers she always give us something new. In 2011 she shot with Karl Lagerfeld (who took her under his wing) for the Pirelli calendar as well as for campaigns for his eponymous brand.
Are parents limiting their children by the choices they make? It all
starts with a simple thing like the choice of first names. Although many
parents would object to this fact saying that finding the perfect name for
their child is demanding and anything but simple.Does the name suit the family
name and is there a meaning behind it? Should it be based on a historic
individual or whoever is trendy at the moment? Will the child like and grow
into the name? Is it easy to pronounce and most importantly would it shape the
child in a positive way.