Articles by: Alexa Horner

To prevent blemishes and problematic skin, it is important to use proper techniques to cleanse the face and body.

Skincare problems increase during times of stress

April 28, 2013 at 12:00 am 0 comments

To prevent blemishes and problematic skin, it is important to use proper techniques to cleanse the face and body. (Courtesy of thecheatlestherapyroom.com) As the school year winds down, the temperature kicks up and the stress of finals looms ahead, it can only mean one thing: skin problems. For college students, […]

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Eating disorders have become an increasingly popular trend that young adults have followed to lose weight.

Eating disorder epidemic spreads in the U.S.

April 7, 2013 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Eating disorders have become an increasingly popular trend that young adults have followed to lose weight. (Courtesy of gmaonline.com) In 2011, American Idol star and Oscar winning actress, Jennifer Hudson shed a shocking 80 pounds off of her plus size frame. Becoming a spokesperson for Weight Watchers, Hudson flaunted her […]

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More and more people are starting to do juice cleanses in order to lose weight quickly and detox their bodies.

Juice cleansing now one of most popular diets

March 24, 2013 at 12:00 am 0 comments

More and more people are starting to do juice cleanses in order to lose weight quickly and detox their bodies. (Courtesy of g-glow.blogspot.com) Now that spring is fully in session and the weather calls for swimsuits and light clothing, people all over desire to look their best and cleanse their […]

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“Zero Dark Thirty” stars Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton and Chris Pratt.

Exploring the controversies of “Zero Dark Thirty”

March 17, 2013 at 12:00 am 0 comments

“Zero Dark Thirty” stars Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton and Chris Pratt. (Courtesy of Filmofilia) When the news came out that an elite team of U.S. Navy Seals killed Osama Bin Laden in 2011, the world shook. Al Qaeda’s horrific terrorist attacks on the United States and other foreign nations took […]

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Tanning salons cause skepticism among health professionals

Tanning salons cause skepticism among health professionals

March 3, 2013 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Tanning salons have become increasingly popular overtime. However, results show that they have harmful affects. (Courtesy of goldzonetanningspa.com) Ever wonder what the real truth is about tanning salons? The popular trend of tanning has been in question since it first originated as research has shown that fake tanning has several […]

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InCinR8 provides intensive training

InCinR8 provides intensive training

February 24, 2013 at 12:00 am 1 comment

There is a new fitness studio attracting the attention of Dallas residents and SMU students, called InCinR8. The studio holds classes where participants can engage in a full 50-minute class of intense interval training. The exercise classes implement the 8 Method which is “intervals of optimal aerobic activity [to] incinerate […]

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