Maine Lobster Festival Coronation

Each year thousands flock to Midcoast Maine for the annual Maine Lobster Festival, which is hosted in Rockland, Maine. This year was the 67th annual celebration and it was another big success.

To kick off the festivities, the Maine Sea Goddess Coronation is held on the first day of the festival. Eighteen young women from the Midcoast area vie for the Sea Goddess crown, scholarships and prizes. The chosen Maine Sea Goddess then represents the Maine Lobster Festival, the lobster industry, and Rockland with appearances at events and associations throughout New England for the year. The winner receives a cash prize and the title of The Maine Lobster Festival Sea Goddess with a lovely crown.

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How Exercise Helps Your Skin

We’re all aware of the benefits of exercise to our muscles, hearts, lungs and even mental state, but does it help our skin, our body’s largest organ?

The answer is yes. Exercise increases blood flow, which promotes good circulation ensuring that plenty of oxygen and nutrients are delivered to the skin, keeping it healthy and vibrant. Increased blood flow also helps flush cellular debris from your system, cleansing your skin from the inside out.

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Pros and Cons of Beauty Advice on YouTube

From a fitness regimen to a healthy diet and trips to the day spa, you have many options that can help you to nurture yourself. YouTube is one more resource that can give you valuable tips when it comes to beauty advice. Simply browse the site, and you will be inundated with videos. The next time you are searching for beauty tips, remember the pros and cons of using YouTube.

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Botox vs. Dermal Fillers: How to Choose What’s Best

As you fight the aging process, the battle can be seen most clearly in your face. The lines, fine wrinkles, hollows, and loss of volume can’t be ignored. Fortunately, you have non-surgical alternatives that can help you to restore your youthful look. Botox and other dermal fillers are popular options. Take a look at both to choose what is best for you.

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Get Ready for Summer with IPL/Fractional Laser Treatments

Intense pulsed light laser  and fractional laser treatments to help give you healthy, youthful looking skin. IPL therapy is a non-ablative resurfacing technique, which targets the lower layers of skin (dermis) without affecting the top layers of skin (epidermis). The results are not as dramatic as ablative resurfacing, where both the dermis and epidermis are injured to produce a more noticeable overall outcome. An advantage of IPL treatment is that there is minimal downtime – a patient can often have the procedure done in their lunch break and return to work immediately afterwards without noticeable side effects.

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