Eid is just around the corner and it is time to get ready to look beautiful and lively. Markets are full of people with stalls selling all types of jewelry items and ornaments. Some people have already done their shopping because they know the prices will rise as Eid draws nearer. Being a woman, I am more excited than any man in the world for Eid day. It is because this is the day when I think I can adorn myself with everything that makes me look like the most beautiful girl on earth. Of course, we girls have a great luxury when it comes to wearable items. We have more jewelry items than men do and the types of clothes and dresses we have are like a journey in infinity. One of the things that I love about Eid is that I get to apply mehndi. I am always looking for unique designs but it hurts me to say that there are many girls out there who don’t know how to make their Eid mehndi designs look beautiful. What you have to keep in mind is that your mehndi type and design have to compliment your hands. Here are some mehndi design tips to make your hands look beautiful this Eid. Design by The Size of Hand One of the most important things to look at when getting a mehndi design on your hand is to know your hand size. Some designs have big floral designs and patterns. They might look cool in a book but when you apply them on your hands you don’t have enough space available to make the design look as it should. What happens is that you end up making some part of the flower on top of your hand and some of it goes behind the hand ruining the design for you. If you have small hands then I would recommend you to go for designs with small flowers or patterns that are fully visible on one side of the hand. If you still find a big floral design more attractive, remind the one applying Eid mehndi to scale the design down according to the size of your hands. Knowing Your Complexion Complexion can play an important role in what type and color of mehndi you choose. There are different types of mehndi to choose from and while they are different in their origins, the big difference lies in their colors. There is kali (black) mehndi, laal (red) and even peeli (yellow) mehndi. If you have dark complexion than black mehndi or dark colored mehndi might not be very visible on your hands. You can then go for the modernized mehndi styles that are adorned with different colors such as blue, yellow, green etc. These mehndi designs are best flaunted when freshly applied. Play It Intelligently When you go to a parlor to get a mehndi design on your hands, you are often showed a book in which you find many mehndi designs. Now, if you are confident and looking at it with attention, you can make things work for you even if it does not seem like so. You can ask the beautician to combine two different styles or apply only half of some mehndi design that you have chosen. For example, there might be a design that covers not only your hands but your forearms as well. You could tweak this design a bit and ditch the forearm part if you want. In a nutshell, the designs on the books are not the carvings in a stone. You can always have them tweaked as per your needs. Embellish with Manicure You can make a simple Eid mehndi design look gorgeous by going for the right manicure. First, get your hands cleaned thoroughly and scrubbed to get the real color out. Secondly, choose a mehndi design to on your hand and get a manicure accordingly. You could combine red mehndi with other brightly colored nail arts to make your hands look like the most beautiful ones in the town. Very few girls think about this idea but you can always go an extra mile and make your mehndi design even more special by embellishing your nails with some cool nail polish colors. For example, white mehndi with white nail paint looks gorgeous on dark complexions. For white hands you could go for red mehndi with fillings of orange or yellow and blue or bright red nail paint. Keep Your Beauty Visible Some girls have beautiful hands and very fair skin on. My hands are average they are not very beautiful but not unattractive too. However, girls who have beautiful hands with fair skin should give their beauty a chance. They can do it by choosing mehndi designs that let their skin peep through. In short, you should get a mehndi design that uses your hand’s beauty and fairness as part of the design. Hiding your hands completely with filled mehndi designs won’t do your hands justice. Choosing The Right Mehndi Design When you choose a mehndi design for your hands, you don’t always choose it based on what is there in the design. The designs in mehndi have been categorized mainly as Pakistani, Indian and Arabic mehndi designs. Within these types of mehndi designs you will find floral patterns, circular designs, geometric shapes, block designs and motifs. The best thing about Pakistani mehndi designs is that they are a combination of Indian and Arabic mehndi designs so you get the best of both worlds. If you want to take it up a notch with your mehndi designs, you could go for Mughlai designs that are very complex and require a lot of time to apply. I have already made up my mind on which type of mehndi I will get. I will go with a Pakistani style but I have decided that this time I will make my mehndi design stand out not only for how it looks but by getting a manicure and nail art that compliments that design that I choose.
Online wholesale clothing shopping is a fantastic way to shop for affordable brand clothing. The internet is filled with a lot of wholesale shopping sites that offer all kinds of brands and items, the only thing you need to do is find a store that suits your needs and shop away. Wholesale suppliers are always trying to keep the pace with the ever changing fashion world, so that they don't fall behind to the competition. Wholesalers also specialize in certain demographics, men, women, etc., which also helps bring down the prices of clothing. Then there's also the fact that a lot of wholesale businesses sell their apparel in bulks to retail sellers which also helps drive the price down. Online wholesale women's clothing stores offer their female clients a vast array of sizes, patterns, colors and clothing types. No matter what you're looking for you can find it there, from jeans, tops and dresses to lingerie and other fashion accessories. Those types of stores are long-term business' which also contributes to the fact that they have to satisfy their clientele, by offering them versatile, cheap and high quality apparel that would and could be more expensive in traditional retail establishments. Additional advantage of shopping in these kinds of shops is all the time you're saving by not having to actually go to an actual shop, you just log on to their respective web-site and do your shopping from your sofa and from an environment you're comfortable to be in. There are no pushy shoppers around you, or store personnel trying to convince you to buy something you don't need or want. This plays a huge role in the success of these kinds of shops, because a lot of people postpone their shopping due to before mentioned reasons. Best place to shop for your women's apparel are those online stores which list their items on stock, plus a lot of them will give out discounts if you buy items online. All the stock items will have their prices listed as well as all the available sizes, colors and other useful info that could help you decide what to get from the store. Like mentioned before you can find all kinds of clothing and accessories browsing through these shops, from big brand names right down to niche items that you would have a lot of trouble finding at ordinary retail shops. Most of these shops if not all offer free delivery, which is another huge plus. In the end it is imperative that you do your research and after that you can find a wealth of choices lying just under your fingertips. Visit at the wholesale marketplace now for more information and wholesale products!
It can be a daunting task for any woman to choose a new look, but the best part is that it is possible to modify almost any look to work on anyone. Female haircuts can be tailored to complement your hair length, facial shape, hair type and personal style. Do you want to change your look? If you are after a drastic change in your look and style, it is best to look for a stylist you can trust and believe they can provide you the desired change. Here are some of the top haircuts you can consider for altering your appearance: Layered These haircuts are a popular choice because they can add shape, volume and texture to most hair types and hairstyles. As it can be interpreted from the name, a layered haircut comprises of different layers of several lengths. You can use this type of haircut for all lengths of hair and will be able to make considerable improvement to curly, wavy and straight hair. Choppy layers are a good choice for you when you have fine and straight hair as they can add a dramatic flair. Layered haircuts are also known for giving style and shape to curly hair. Another benefit of this hairstyle is it can be used with different face types and can also comprise of bangs. You can get some variety in long hairs if you add layers to them. Pixie This is a daring hairstyle for women who have curly and fine hair, but they can work with a variety of other hair types. Basically, your hair is cropped shot and the face is framed by wispy edges in a pixie cut. The best part about this hair style is that it is very low maintenance and is ideal for women who have delicate features. While the pixie cut will work for almost any face shape, it can be a bit of a challenge if you have a round face. Classic Long Hair It may be simple, but the classic long hairstyle can be styled in a number of ways. As all the hair is cut to a single length, this haircut is great for you if you have thick and straight hair. You can let the hair be shoulder-length or even longer while still adding bangs if you desire. You can either go for a braid, ponytail, make an up do or keep long hair straight. However, you will need to do some pampering if you wish to keep your long hair strong and healthy. Bob These haircuts have been popular amongst women since the 1920s. First, they were chosen by women for marking their independence and today it is just a great and classic style you can enjoy. Usually these haircuts are chin-length, but you can choose to wear a longer bob haircut, which doesn’t have layers. You can also modify the bob by cutting the hair longer in the front and shorter in the back and add layers or bangs, whatever preferable. It can work with any face shape.
The most dreadful problem for almost every human being, women in particular, is the emergence of gray hair. It is a harsh reality of life that your hair will turn gray with age. However, these days it is common to see even young women, below the age of 30, who also have some gray strands. It can be a nightmare for most women and they are desperate to try anything to get it to stop. Your hair will start going gray when the production of the pigment responsible for your strands’ black color comes to a halt. There are a plethora of reasons why you may have gray hair. Let’s look at some of the common ones: Stress Smoking Pollution Hereditary Malnutrition Improper hair care Deficiency of Vitamin B12 Ageing Werner Syndrome Hypothyroidism Albinism Tobacco Tuberous Sclerosis Vitiligo Any of these reasons can contribute to the appearance of your gray strands and that’s something you definitely don’t want. Today, you can find an endless number of shampoos and hair products claiming to help treating and eliminating your gray hair. The problem? Most of these are hugely expensive and may not work at all. They also contain chemicals that may inflict other damages on your hair. What to do? Luckily, there are some home remedies that are incredibly effective in helping you restoring the luscious and beautiful color and texture of your hair. If you are looking for a white hair remedy, you have come to the right place: Indian Gooseberry (Amla) This is an excellent remedy for dealing with the problem of premature gray hair. Use some coconut oil for boiling a few pieces of amla in it until it turns black. You can cure your gray hair naturally by massaging your hair with it. Amla can also be used in the form of paste or oil. It just takes fifteen days for decoction of Amla to cure your hair. You can easily prepare this decoction by soaking some pieces of Amla for a couple of hours and add 1 spoon of eucalyptus oil. Use an iron container for storing this mixture and leave it overnight. In the morning, it can be applied with curd, lemon juice and egg. Amla will revitalize your hair pigmentation in no time at all. Coconut Oil Not only is coconut oil known for dealing with skin problems, it is also useful in preventing the growth of gray hair. You can get shiny and black hair by massaging lemon juice and coconut oil on your scalp. Curry Leaves Curry leaves should be boiled in coconut oil until they are black. You can apply this solution on your scalp for dealing with the issues of pigmentation and hair loss. You can also use curry leaves with buttermilk or curd. Black Pepper Another solution that you can massage on your scalp and hair for curbing the problem of gray hair is a combination of ½ cup of curd and 1 gram of black pepper. You can also add lemon juice to it. Ginger You can prevent your locks from turning gray if you mix a tablespoon of honey and grated ginger and take it every day. Chamomile For 20 minutes, you should boil chamomile powder in water and let it cool down. It should be strained and applied to the hair regularly for getting rid of the gray strands. Rosemary Take one cup of water and add equal quantities of sage and rosemary in it. You should steep the rosemary and sage and sieve the liquid, which can be used as a natural hair colorant. You can also apply rosemary oil directly. Biotin Foods that are rich in biotin should be consumed as they are naturally effective in slowing down the progression of gray hair. Yeast, walnuts, soybeans, tomatoes, almonds, cucumbers, goat’s milk, cow’s milk, carrots, egg yolks and oats are some foods that contain biotin. Mustard Oil Boil 250 grams of mustard oil with henna leaves about 60 grams. Boil them until the leaves turn completely black. You can apply this infusion for getting shiny and black hair and getting rid of the gray. Arnica Oil Untimely graying of hair can be treated by applying arnica oil to it. Dried arnica flowers are used for making the oil, which have anti-inflammatory properties that can treat hair loss and premature graying. Guava Leaves You can also turn your gray hair black with guava leaves. All you have to do is grind them and apply on your scalp regularly. Onion You can prevent untimely hair loss, hair graying and baldness with onion juice. Almond Oil Equal amounts of amla juice, lemon juice and almond oil should be mixed and massaged on your hair until all gray hair strands vanish. Clarified Butter You can treat your graying locks by massaging with clarified butter or pure ghee twice every week. Mango Seeds Combine gooseberry powder with mango seeds powder and apply it in your hair. It is considered an effective solution to graying hair. Bottle Gourd Juice Along with sesame oil and olive oil, you should also apply bottle gourd juice for dealing with the premature pigmentation of your hair that turns it to gray. Apart from these home remedies, there are also some preventative measures that you can take. Some of them are: Never using hot water for washing your hair. Keeping your scalp clean. Easing stress. Using fingertips for massaging your scalp to get the blood flowing. Never combing or tying wet hair. Avoiding bad habits such as drinking alcohol, eating junk food, consuming caffeine or smoking. Incorporate vitamins and iron in your meal. Using a hat or scarf for covering your hair when you go out. Selecting only mild conditioners and shampoos. Avoiding excessive use of hair products that contain lots of harmful chemicals. Moisturizing your strands properly. Wearing shower caps while swimming as the chlorine in swimming pools can damage your hair. With these preventative measures, you will be able to avoid getting gray hair that can have a negative impact on your overall appearance. Enjoy shiny and beautiful black, blonde or brown locks with these tips and tricks.
Photo by Mike Marsland/WireImage At face value, there is no denying that Jennifer Lawrence leads a pretty awesome life; she is talented, beautiful and wealthy and the epitome of Friendship goals as she is best friends with Amy Schumer. However, this doesn’t mean that it is easy for her to be in the public eye. Just like other people, the star also struggles with anxiety and she has come up with some great ways for coping with it. Her prescription for dealing with public scrutiny is to think of her public side as her avatar. This means that the public gets her avatar. She accepts that being in the public eye is stressful, not just for her, but for everyone. This isn’t the first time the Oscar-winning actress has elaborated on her issues with anxiety. The brutally frank actress spoke out back in 2013 and said that she had been struggling with anxiety even before she was a teenager and had to see a therapist for treating this condition. The 25-year old said that her mother recalled she suffered from social anxiety when she began school. Acting was simply a form of self-therapy for her as it made her feel capable and happy as opposed to worthless. Those suffering from anxiety rarely discuss the disorder due to the stigma associated with mental illnesses. Nonetheless, anxiety is the most common disorders in the US as about 18% of the adult population has to put up with ongoing anxiety in one form or another. 20% of the individuals suffering from some type of anxiety take prescription medications such as Xanax or Prozac for dealing with the symptoms. It is also common for the patients to come up with their own ways of countering anxiety. In Lawrence’s case, she has compartmentalized her private and public persona along with a refusal to worry about what anyone thinks. It seems that she is managing her anxiety quite well since she is now Hollywood’s highest paid actress. By discussing her own mental struggles in the open, the actress is shining the light on a condition that’s discussed rarely and it is great for her to do so.
Image courtesy of Masaaki Komori @ WikiMedia Beguiling and unique, Japan is regarded as a country of binaries. Straddling both the traditional and ultra-modern, Japan has a strong cultural identity and is considered as an once-in-a-lifetime destination. Along with stunning natural landscapes, the Japanese cities are always buzzing and you can enjoy some deliciously fresh cuisine at this East Asian island. Japanese food is notorious for its nutrition as the diet is based around seasonal and super-fresh products. Mentioned below are some of the best Japanese dishes that you should taste at least once: Sushi Simply put, raw fish that’s served on rice that are lightly seasoned with vinegar is called sushi. Things really get interesting through the wide array of textures and flavors like juicy, plump, ama-ebi (sweet shrimp) and creamy, tangy uni (sea urchin roe). It might be regarded as a lofty food, it originally came from street food. Ramen The top favorite late night meal in Japan is Ramen, which is a salty broth containing egg noodles. Japanese are known to import a dish and then make it their own in a delicious and scrumptious manner and Ramen is the perfect example of this practice as it was imported from China. Salt, soy sauce, miso and tonkotsu (pork bone) are the four major soup styles available. Hokkaido is where you can find the best pungent miso ramen whereas rich tonkotsu ramen can be found in Fukuoka. Unagi Lacquered with sweet barbecue sauce and grilled over charcoal, Unagi is a river eel, which is considered the perfect antidote to the humidity and heat associated with the stultifying summers of Japan, according to the folklore. Reminiscent of old Japan, this delicacy is available in most restaurants that have a traditional feel to them. From May to October, you can enjoy wild-caught and fresh Unagi. Tempura Japan has also made a contribution to the world of deep-fried food in the form of fluffy and light Tempura. The batter-coated vegetables and seafood are fried in sesame oil traditionally and served either with a dish of broth flavored with soy sauce or a small pool of salt. Kaiseki It is the haute cuisine of Japan and is a part work of art and part dinner. Centuries ago, Kaiseki also originated with Kyoto’s tea ceremony, which remains the capital of the dish. You don’t see a menu; it is a just a bunch of small courses, which has been arranged meticulously on exquisite and delicate crockery. Each dish is in accordance with the current season and only fresh ingredients are utilized. Soba Thin, long buckwheat noodles called Soba is a notable staple of Japanese cuisine, especially in the mountainous regions where rice doesn’t fare as well as hardy buckwheat. The noodles are either served on a bamboo mat with broth on the side for the purpose of dipping or it is served in a soy-sauce flavored and hot broth. You can try any of these amazing and delicious Japanese dishes if you have the fortune of visiting this East Asian country.
Most women prefer pairing heals with the variety of dresses in order to complete the look. However, this is rather common and sometimes you may want to stand out by doing something unique. In this case, you can choose to wear boots with dresses. The problem is that there are a plethora of boots available these days and not all work with all dresses. You have to pair your dress with the right kind of boots in order to look sophisticated and classy. Dresses for Ankle Boot Heels You can opt for heeled ankle boots and give your heels a break for a short while. You can give your dresses some extra oomph by opting for the fashion-forward swap that ankle boots can offer. As these boots can be easily used to replace other style of shoes, you can pair them with a number of dresses according to your fancy. You cannot just nail the look, but this will also help in adding a fun element to your style. Here are some dresses for which ankle boot heels work wonders: Cocktail Dresses Pair your cocktail dresses with ankle boots for giving them some edge. This look can be immensely fashionable when you opt for it on a night out. Furthermore, in case of chilly weather, ankle boots are an excellent way for you to keep your feet stylishly warm. Depending on the weather, you can wear this look with or without tights. The ensemble can be completed with a structured blazer if you feel a little chilly as it offers cool contrast. You can also wear a leather motorcycle jacket for adding on the edgy look. Work Dresses You can add some spice to your conservative dressing style when you go for ankle boots. You can make your look a bit interesting by wearing these boots with your favorite work dress. You can look fashionable and feminine when you adorn a basic jumper that’s layered over a button up and paired with ankle boots. A full skirt dress gives you a feminine look and you can give it an edgy touch by wearing ankle boots with it. Use a fitted blazer for topping the look if you want to look a bit more conservative. Sundresses Instead of wearing sandals, you can pair your summer dresses with ankle boots and make them a part of your fall wardrobe. You can add a cardigan or jacket and tights to this outfit and you will be set. You can even make a floral dress appropriate for cold weather by wearing it with black ankle boots and black tights. Use a black jacket for completing the look. You can use the same trick for white frocks so you can wear black ankle boots with them once the weather starts cooling down. The ankle boots and sundress combination works with maxis and even shorter dresses so you can use them with a number of your summer staples. Sweater Dresses If you want to look feminine, but also wish to give your sundress a rest, you can go for a sweater dress. You can get a feminine flair with sweater dresses and they can also keep you cozy and warm. Your sweater dresses can be oversized or even fitted and sleek. Opt for whatever type you prefer. You can look lean and look since you will be wearing ankle boots. Dresses for Over-the-knee Boots Another fashion forward are over-the-knee boots, which really help you in standing out. It can be tough to know how to wear these boots because they are rather high. One option available to you is to wear these high boots with a dress. You will come off as a fashion maven as long as you pair the boots with the right dress. You can end up ruining your look completely if you choose the wrong dress. Don’t fret if you aren’t sure of the suitable frock. There are plenty of dresses that you can pair with these boots to look like a style pro and some of them include: Sweater Dress Inherently, the over-the-knee boot is a winter and fall shoe so it should be paired with a warm dress. Don’t choose a too-clingy sweater dress because the boots are already on the sexier side. Sweater dresses that are a bit oversized are always a tad more complementary. You can pick a dress that falls right over the boots or only shows an inch or two of your leg. Flowy Dresses You can take your sundresses into the fall season by pairing it with over-the-knee boots. The ideal choice is a flowy dress that is about two inches above the knees. You can slip on tights for keeping your legs warm and use a cardigan for covering your arms or a leather motorcycle jacket or even a blazer. Tunics Not only are they cute, tunics are also quite versatile. They can be worn as dresses or tops. As they are on a bit of shorter side, you should wear them some leggings for looking modest. If the tunic is longer and the weather isn’t too chilly, you can even wear them without leggings or choose to wear tights instead. Tunics can be found in long sleeves, sleeveless lighter and knitted styles. If you want to warm up, you should wear your tunic like a sundress and top it off with a jacket or cardigan. Jacket Dress You can also wear oversized boyfriend-blazers as dresses. The key is to get a blazer that’s long enough to act as a dress. If the blazer is dipping too low, you can just wear a tunic or tee underneath it. You can put a belt around your waist if you want to give it more shape and then button it up completely. If you don’t want to go for a do-it-yourself blazer, you can also hit the shops and find an actual dress that looks like a blazer as there are some available in the market.
The 87th Academy Awards were held on 22nd February, 2015 in Los Angeles at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. A light drizzle couldn’t dim the light of the shining stars on this momentous occasion. Neil Patrick Harris proved that he is the best host all around as he led an unabashed love letter to the movies and even stripped down to his underwear for doing a joke on Birdman. Furthermore, there was no lack of surprises at the Oscars 2015 because even though all eight nominees of best picture won something, it was Birdman that took home the biggest award whereas hot favorite Boyhood could only claim the lone prize. Here is a full list of the nominees and winners of the Academy Awards this year: Best Picture American Sniper Boyhood The Theory of Everything The Imitation Game Birdman, or the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance (Winner) Whiplash Selma The Grand Budapest Hotel Best Lead Actress Rosamund Pike for Gone Girl Felicity Jones for The Theory of Everything Julianne Moore for Still Alice (Winner) Marion Cotillard for Two Days, One Night Reese Witherspoon (Wild) Best Lead Actor Benedict Cumberbatch for The Imitation Game Eddie Redmayne for The Theory of Everything (Winner) Bradley Cooper for American Sniper Steve Carell for Foxcatcher Michael Keaton for Birdman, or the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance Best Director Bennett Miller for Foxcatcher Morten Tyldum for The Imitation Game Richard Linklater for Boyhood Wes Anderson for The Grand Budapest Hotel Alejandro Iñárritu for Birdman, or the Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance (Winner) Best Supporting Actor Simmons for Whiplash (Winner) Robert Duvall for The Judge Edward Norton for Birdman Ethan Hawke for Boyhood Mark Ruffalo for Foxcatcher Best Supporting Actress Laura Dern for Wild Emma Stone for Birdman Keira Knightley for The Imitation Game Patricia Arquette for Boyhood (Winner) Meryl Streep for Into the Woods Best Animated Feature Film The Tale of Princess Kaguya Song of the Sea How to Train your Dragon 2 The Boxtrolls Big Hero 6 (Winner) Best Adapted Screenplay Damien Chazelle for Whiplash Graham Moore for The Imitation Game (Winner) Anthony McCarten for The Theory of Everything Paul Thomas Anderson for Inherent Vice Jason Hall for American Sniper Achievement in Costume Design Inherent Vice, Mark Bridges Mr. Turner, Jacqueline Durran The Grand Budapest Hotel, Milena Canonero (Winner) Into the Woods, Collen Atwood Maleficent, Anna B Sheppard Best Original Screenplay Dan Gilroy for Foxcatcher Alejandro González Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris and Armando Bo for Birdman (Winner) Dan Futterman and E. Max Fyre for Foxcatcher Richard Linklater for Boyhood Hugo Guinness and Wes Anderson for The Grand Budapest Hotel Achievement in Cinematography Emmanuel Lubezki for Birdman (Winner) Roger Deakins for Unbroken Robert Yeoman for The Grand Budapest Hotel Dick Pope for Mr. Turner Lukasz Zal and Ryszard Lenczewski for Ida Best Foreign Film of the Year Wild Tales, Damián Szifrón Tangerines, Zaza Urushadze Timbuktu, Abderrahmane Sissako Leviathan, Andrey Zvyagintsev Ida, Pawel Pawlikowski (Winner) Best Documentary Feature The Salt of the Earth, Wim Wenders, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, David Rosier Finding Vivian Maier, John Maloof, Charlie Siskel Virunga, Orlando von Einsiedel, Joanna Natasegara Citizenfour, Laura Poitras, Mathilde Bonnefoy, Dirk Wilutzky (Winner) Last Days in Vietnam, Rory Kennedy, Keven McAlester Best Documentary Short Subject White Earth, Christian Jensen Joanna, Aneta Kopacz Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1, Dana Perry and Ellen Goosenberg Kent (Winner) The Reaper, Gabriel Serra Our Curse, Tomasz Sliwinski, Maciej Slesicki Achievement in Film Editing Boyhood, Sandra Adair The Grand Budapest Hotel, Barney Pilling The Imitation Game, William Goldenberg Whiplash, Tom Cross (Winner) American Sniper, Joel Cox and Gary Roach Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling Guardians of the Galaxy – Elizabeth Yianni-Georgiou, David White The Grand Budapest Hotel – Frances Hannon, Mark Coulier (Winner) Foxcatcher – Bill Corso, Dennis Liddiard Best Original Score Johann Johannsson, The Theory of Everything Gary Yershon, Mr. Turner Hans Zimmer, Interstellar Alexandre Desplat, The Grand Budapest Hotel (Winner) Alexandre Desplat, The Imitation Game Best Original Song Lost Stars from Begin Again (written by Gregg Alexander, Danielle Brisebois, Nick Lashley and Nick Southwood) Glory from Selma (written by Common and John Legend) (Winner) I’m Not Gonna Miss You from Glen Campbell … I’ll Be Me (written by Glen Campbell and Julian Raymond) Everything is Awesome from The LEGO Movie (written by Shawn Patterson) Grateful from Beyond the Lights (music and lyric by Diane Warren) Achievement in Production Design Interstellar: Nathan Crowley, Gary Fettis Mr. Turner: Suzie Davies, Charlotte Watts The Imitation Game: Maria Djurkovic, Tatiana McDonald Into the Woods: Dennis Gassner, Anna Pinnock The Grand Budapest Hotel: Adam Stockhausen, Anna Pinnock (Winner) Best Animated Short Film Me and My Moulton, Torill Kove Feast, Kristina Reed and Patrick Osborne (Winner) The Dam Keeper, Robert Kondo and Daisuke ‘Dice’ Tsutsumi The Bigger Picture, Chris Hees and Daisy Jacobs A Single Life, Joris Oprins Best Live Action Short Film Boogaloo and Graham, Michael Lennox and Ronan Blaney Aya, Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis Butter Lamp, Wei Hu and Julien Féret The Phone Call, Mat Kirkby and James Lucas (Winner) Parvaneh, Talkhon Hamzavi and Stefan Eichenberger Achievement in Sound Editing · American Sniper, Alan Robert Murray and Bub Asman (Winner) Interstellar, Richard King Birdman, Aaron Glascock and Martín Hernández Unbroken, Becky Sullivan and Andrew DeCristofaro The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Brent Burge and Jason Canovas Achievement in Sound Mixing Birdman, Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño and Thomas Varga Unbroken, Jon Taylor, Frank A. Montaño and David Lee American Sniper, John T Reitz, Gregg Rudloff and Walt Martin Interstellar, Gary Rizzo, Gregg Landaker and Mark Weingarten Whiplash, Craig Mann, Ben Wilkins and Thomas Curley (Winner) Achievement in Visual Effects Dawn of the Planet of the Apes – Joe Letteri, Dan Lemmon, Daniel Barrett and Erik Winquist Captain America: The Winter Soldier – Dan Deleeuw, Russell Earl, Bryan Grill and Daniel Sudick Interstellar – Paul J Franklin, Andrew Lockley, Ian Hunter and Scott R Fisher (Winner) X-Men: Days of Future Past – Richard Stammers, Lou Pecora, Tim Crosbie and Cameron Waldbauer Guardians of the Galaxy – Stephane Ceretti, Nicolas Aithadi, Jonathan Fawkner and Paul Corbould
Working women are often worried about the tons of shoes they will have to buy. They need to buy shoes they can wear casually and those that can be paired with work suits. This can lead to huge expenses and not everyone has a budget that allows them to accomplish both goals. The good news is that there is no need to buy separate shoes for formal and casual wear. It is possible to create a completely fabulous shoe wardrobe by purchasing classic suits that can go with different fabrics and suits and make it easier for women to dress in the morning. Moreover, buying minimal work shoes that can go with any skirt suit or pantsuit will leave you with some money for buying some after-work chic and trendy shoes. Here are some classic shoes that can be paired with business suits for a complete look: The Pump Considered an office staple, the basic black pump is deemed to be a classy addition to any wardrobe. You can buy a pair of shiny black pumps, which have a heel of about 1 ½ or 2 inch heel. Don’t get anything taller or else your feet will hurt at the end of a workday. Pumps can work with any type of pantsuit, whether it is wide leg, straight leg or trouser leg and they are considered quite stylish. Furthermore, black color can complement any suit, with only brown being the exception. Maintain the rubber sole, shine the shoe regularly and keep the pumps in a box when not being used. The Peep Toe While portraying a strictly professional look, women can show off a perfectly polished toe with these classy beauties. The heel of the peep toe is similar to the pump and only the toe section is missing. You can play with numerous accents as peep toe heels are both stylish and flirty. These include using different colors or getting intricate lacing or bows. Do go over the company’s policy before wearing peep toes to work. Boots An attractive pair of black boots allows women to walk right into winter and fall. The boots appropriate for the office can be of any height when pants are being worn and ankle-length when they are paired with skirts. The boots are considered ideal for chilly and cold weather because they provide protection from the elements. Boots having heels that are less than three inches is recommended as they can work throughout the day and are highly comfortable. Regular wipe-downs are needed for maintaining the exterior of the boots. The Sling-Back The sling-back heel is ideal for your spring suit wardrobe. The sling-back is elegant and classy, just like the pump, but can be worn in warmer weather as well. Get sling-back shoes in nude and black color because they will go with suits of every color that are worn during the spring and summer months. These are some of the shoe types that go well with the business attire for women.
This image has been supplied by Leslee Mitchell Beating the signs of aging is not difficult. You can roll back the years and look better than ever. You don’t have to spend a fortune on a plethora of things to make sure that you are looking fantastic. Aging is inevitable. It is a fact of life. But, simply because you are getting older doesn’t mean that you have to look it. Having a more youthful appearance is something that many men and women strive for. Looking amazing is easy. Let’s take a look at some ways that you can beat the signs of aging. 1. Defining Aging: What Are the Signs? There are a number of signs of aging. These include hair loss, dull skin and wrinkles. While these signs of aging cannot be combated entirely, they can be reduced. Many people strive to have younger looking skin. Some people want to have healthier lifestyles. Getting older doesn’t mean that you have to let yourself go. You need to make sure that you are beating the signs of aging. This will enable you to live longer and look better. 2. A Healthy Lifestyle: Exercise Exercise is critical for any person. If you are a more mature person, vigorous exercise may not be for you. With this in mind, you need to make sure that are undertaking gentler forms of exercise. Swimming and yoga can be good for this. You should try to partake in exercise four times per week. Exercise makes your skin look brighter. What is more, you will feel better too. You will have more energy, and your body will be healthy. 3. Supplements are Important Supplements can be essential as we age. There is a wide variety of supplements on the market. These include cod liver oil tablets, zinc tablets and marine D3. It is said that krill oil is good for beating the signs of aging. There is a long debate surrounding marine D3 vs krill oil. For many, they are keen to see the benefits of both. Both of these mega-supplements ensure that the body is getting enough nutrients. These are needed to fight off the signs of aging. For many, they have a restricted diet. These supplements guarantee that your body is getting all of the necessary goodness. What is more, they are great for keeping age-related illnesses at bay. Combining supplements with a healthy and active lifestyle is the key to looking younger. You need to make sure you are putting the right things into your body. Your body needs antioxidants to look its best. This ensures that you look fabulous. You may not feel twenty-one, but you can look it. 4. Hormones Getting your hormone balance right is important. Hormone imbalances occur as we get older. It is not pleasant and can you feel tired and drawn. If you want to feel, and look, better your hormones is a good place to start. You should speak to your doctor about hormone replacement therapy. If you do not, you may be prone to insomnia and weight gain.