Posts tagged "hygiene"

How parents should handle their tween's body odor

How parents should handle their tween's body odor
What’s that smell? Oh, that’s my kid’s body odor? Yuck. Guess his body changing with puberty and it’s time to have a discussion about hygiene and using deodorant. That was the gist of a scene in this week’s Parenthood (one of my favorite TV shows). It echoed a recent conversation I had with a friend... Read more »

I will never be the "cool mom" Book Review: Bonding over Beauty

I will never be the "cool mom"  Book Review: Bonding over Beauty
Bonding over Beauty by Erika Katz is targeted to moms of tween girls and the book aspires to be a “comprehensive guide on hair, skin, makeup, hair removal, puberty and more.” The book offers information and advice about everything from hair care of the hair you want (on your head), with to the removal of... Read more »

Tween waxing has parents raising eyebrows

Tween waxing has parents raising eyebrows
Salons target tweens as waxing clients by specifically marketing to them and offering deals to clients age 15 and younger. Uni K Wax Center in New York City, also with locations in Florida, launched the ad campaign pictured above, and it is apparently successful.¬† Twelve year-olds and others as young as 10 are taking advantage... Read more »
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