Fashion

Jewelry Oxidation and Silica Gel

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Not too long ago I wrote a blog dispensing 5 Tips For Taking Care of Your Costume Jewelry (https://luxestatements.com/blogs/fashion/5-tips-for-taking-care-of-your-costume-jewelry), and in it I touched on oxidation. Today I want to take it a step further and give you another tid-bit on how to make your costume jewelry last. According to www.dictionary.com the definition of oxidation is the “deposit that forms on the surface of metal as it oxidizes”, or covers with a coating. In the above blog I stated, “We just can’t stress enough the importance of keeping your pieces free from interacting with the other beauty products we use...

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Fashion Tips For Curvy Bodies

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtc4TNRnQko So today I was perusing my other pastime, YouTube, when I came across a vibrant and passionate Sierra Schultzzie. This young lady is an amazing, high energy, likeable fashion blogger for curvy (plus size) women. She does a great job addressing specific outfit concerns for shapely women in the form of great quality videos. It is because she makes such awesome videos that I won’t have to waste any more time filling in this page with nouns, verbs, etc. Please go and checkout her YouTube link above because she has great style advice for curvy girls, and for her...

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4 Things To Consider When Wearing Ankle Bracelets

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Give your ankle bracelet choice the same amount of attention you would as if you were choosing a statement necklace. Since they come in various styles (i.e. single or double strand, beads, gemstones, etc.), decide which one works and looks best for you. For the petite ankle, this may mean wearing a one strand chain versus wearing a double strand for fuller ankles. Since you are drawing attention to your lower extremities, before putting your ankle bracelet (s) on, be sure your ankles and legs are appropriately moisturized. This is part of the appeal. Would you like to see a...

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Sunday Spotlight: Luxe Statements

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http://www.blondeinthedistrict.com/single-post/2017/05/21/Sunday-Spotlight-Luxe-Statements The above link was written by Dani, a wonderful high energy fashion-wise blogger based in Washington DC; her blog goes by the name Blonde In The District. I want to let her blog do all of the talking, however, there are two reasons we wanted to highlight this article. First, we wanted to give Dani and her photographer Snapshots By Sierra another outlet to promote her craft. We also believe our followers would find value in her content. Second, we wanted our future patrons to get a feel for our products from multiple sources. With that being said, enjoy!...

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5 Tips For Taking Care of Your Costume Jewelry

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 1. Mindset You spent your hard-earned money to look fabulous so let us help you make it last. First and foremost, have the mindset to want to take care of your jewelry, otherwise tips 2-5 won’t matter.  2. Keep Your Jewelry Clean We just can’t stress enough the importance of keeping your pieces free from interacting with the other beauty products we use (i.e. lotions, oils, perfumes, or creams). Do NOT wear your jewelry in the shower. These liquids speed up the process of deposits forming on your jewelry - aka oxidation. To limit the interaction of the aforementioned, apply...

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