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I've written about shaving sets before on here, but there's just something very old school about a shaving set that makes it perfect for a Father's Day gift. And a nice shaving set can last a lifetime and even be passed down to younger generations. This selection of shaving sets includes wooden, enameled, and brass sets. You'll even find sets that include soaps and shaving creams so that he'll be ready for a close... more
The warmer temperatures that come with spring mean that you can shed the socks and start wearing sandals and other warm-weather shoes. But you better make sure your feet are sandal-worthy before baring them in public. Use this Conair Massaging Foot Spa in combination with a foot scrub and lotion to remove any calluses and to keep your feet nice and soft. The water jets, bubbles, and heat will also melt away any tension... more
It's no secret that yoga is extremely beneficial for the body. After all, flexibility is key for avoiding injuries. But, you don't have to be flexible to enjoy the benefits of yoga. In fact, you don't even have to be able to touch your toes. This Gaiam Yoga for Beginners Kit has everything you need to get started on your yoga journey. It includes an alignment yoga mat, block, strap and Rodney Yee DVD.
Nowadays, a household composter is just as important to have as a vacuum cleaner or a coffee maker. Perfect for the eco-conscious couple, this NatureMill Automatic Composter will get immediate use right out of the box. It produces up to 35 lbs. of compost per month for the garden. You can put up to 150 lbs. of food waste in a month on heavy duty mode. It accepts meat, dairy, pet waste, untreated kitty... more
In an effort to be friendlier to the environment, we've banned bottled water and are sticking to water from the tap. To ensure that our tap water is free of bacteria and viruses, we use one of these HoMedics Restore Clean Water Systems. The BPA-free pitcher uses UV Clean Technology to purify and remove 99.9999 percent of bacteria, 99.99 percent of viruses, and 99.95 percent of microbial cysts. The filtration system also reduces heavy... more
We've searched high and low for the right products to treat our adult, acne-prone skin, including prescription medications. But after trying the high-quality products from acne.org, we're pretty sure our search is over. This Acne.org Starter Kit has everything you need to keep your skin clear, including a gentle cleanser, a benzoyl peroxide treatment, and a light moisturizer. We've been following the product regimen for a few weeks now and have noticed a dramatic... more
Offering both form and function, this Coway Air Purifier looks more like an art sculpture, but offers powerful performance with three-stage air cleaning that features an anti-bacterial pre-filter, A3 anti-odor and anti-dust medium filter, and a certified HEPA filter. It creates an airflow path that quietly circulates air to clean a room up to 300 square feet. The air purifier automatically switches to sleep mode when the surroundings are dark for three minutes or... more
We've changed our diet and have been working out steadily to improve our overall health. And while we're not trying to lose pounds, we are trying to change our body composition to lose fat and increase our muscle mass. The Tanita Ironman BC-548 InnerScan Body Composition Monitor offers accurate information about weight, body fat, total body water, muscle mass, basal metabolic rate, and our physique rating to help us make the most of our... more
The key for summer makeup is to keep it light and to keep your skin protected from the sun. This selection of NARS Pure Sheer SPF Lip Treatments does both: the lip tints offer a light splash of color to your lips without feeling heavy, and they also include an SPF 15 to protect your lips from the sun's harmful rays. Mango butter keeps your lips moisturized all day long.
Smith's Rosebud Salve has been around for over one hundred years, and not without reason. This multi-purpose, rose-scented salve has become a cult-favorite among beauty experts because of its ability to soothe dry lips and minor burns. It also works as an eye makeup remover and cuticle softener. A little dab on your elbows and knees is all you need to keep them moisturized. The salve also works as a remedy for diaper rash.... more
We've written about neti pots before on mySimon, but we can't say enough about this ancient technique for keeping your sinuses free and clear of irritants. Whenever we feel a little stuffy or sneezy, we turn to our Himalayan Institute Ceramic Neti Pot. In fact, we use the pot on a regular basis as a preventative measure. It takes a little getting used to, but the relief from constant allergies and sinus problems is... more
If your favorite lady is looking for a way to get in shape, Mother's Day is the perfect time to sign her up for yoga classes. But before she starts class, she's going to need a yoga mat, too. This Gaiam Travel Yoga Mat is super-thin, so it can be folded or rolled into your carry-on for easy travel. The mat is extra tacky to accommodate poses that require stability.
Sometimes, all a busy woman needs at the end of the day is a nice bubble bath and an entertaining novel. This Mother's Day, give your wife or mother a much-needed break with Sanctuary by Nora Roberts. The story centers around three siblings who are each dealing with their mother's disappearance. One of the siblings, Jo Ellen, returns to the Sanctuary Inn to recover her sanity, only find more complications with the arrival of... more
After a long day at the office or a long day of chasing the kids around the house, your wife will certainly welcome a nice relaxing massage. This Mother's Day, give her the gift of relaxation with this selection of Calf and Foot Massagers. Each provides an invigorating massage to the feet, calves, and ankles. Available in three massage programs, the kneading action helps to melt away any stress and tension while improving circulation.... more
By now, we all know the importance of protecting ourselves from the sun's harmful rays. We make it a point to apply sunscreen to our face before we leave the house every day. And if youre a big fan of using all-natural products, you'll love Mychelle's Sun Shield. This full-spectrum UVA and UVB sunscreen uses organic aloe to preserve moisture without irritation. Its non-greasy formula works especially well under makeup.
We've been looking for a natural sunscreen that doesn't clog pores, cause breakouts, or leave our skin feeling greasy. We're already big fans of mineral makeup, so we couldnt wait to get our hands on bareMinerals SPF 30 Natural Sunscreen. The sunscreen goes on weightless and can be worn with other makeup. The Micronized Titanium Dioxide mineral physically shields against UVA/UVB rays to help prevent premature skin aging and sun damage.
Finding the right pair of running shoes is crucial for any runner. Keep your feet protected from the elements with these Saucony Pro Grid Razor Shoes for Men. These futuristic-looking running shoes feature eVentTM, a special seam-sealed material that keeps the zip-up bootie warm, comfortable, and waterproof, but breathable at the same time. The Vibram sole ensures good traction as you run across uneven ground. It's the perfect all-weather shoe for running on trails... more
The key to sticking to any of your fitness resolutions is to make working out as easy and as convenient as possible. The Fitnex T50 Treadmill includes 17 built-in programs and a profile matrix LED display console that displays your heart rate, elevation, laps, calories, and distance so you can check your progress with just a quick glance. Its powered with a 2.4 horsepower motor that allows for steady, smooth running.
Having a little one around doesnt mean you have to sacrifice your workouts. This Schwinn Hope Luxury Jogger Stroller features a lightweight aluminum frame that folds down for easy storage. The 16-inch alloy wheels glide along smoothly for either a casual walk or a fast jog through the park. The five-point harness and pull-down weather shield will keep your little one safe, secure, and comfortable as they ride along during your workout.
If you are brave enough to take your workouts outside in the cold, winter months, then it's important that you keep your chest as warm as possible without adding tons of bulky layers. This selection of Nike Cold Weather Womens Running Jackets features a slim fit for optimal running performance. The lightweight fabric keeps you dry as you run. The side zip pockets let you stash your keys or MP3 player, and also feature... more