Things to Consider When Your Teen or Tween Wants Hair Dye

Collaborative Post It’s a natural part of growing up for young girls to want to copy adults in the way they do their makeup or hair. Dying hair has more impact then simply adding a swipe of lipstick or eyeliner. Unlike her experiments with make-up, your daughter can’t just wipe hair dye off at the end of the day. This needs more thought. Safety Risks when your tween wants hair dye In fact, most hair dye is not thought to be safe for children. Hair dye manufacturers provide a clear age limit of 16 on their salon products. If you look at home dye kits, they may contain PPD and also have an age 16 limit. I have read articles describing risks including rashes, asthma and allergic reactions. The risk…

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Photography in Auto Mode Part 6: How to Choose the Best Exposure

Photography in Auto Mode Part 6: How to Choose the Best Exposure

If you’re using your camera on auto mode then you can still learn a great deal about light and good exposures. You can … View Post
More Spring Flower Shots and Why Editing Photos is Important

More Spring Flower Shots and Why Editing Photos is Important

Last week I shared some of my photos from my in-law’s lovely garden, with the low sun streaming through from behind. I have … View Post
Spring Flower Photos in Low Sun – Pic of the Week

Spring Flower Photos in Low Sun – Pic of the Week

It may seem funny but even though I am a family travel and photography blogger I have not been able to get out of … View Post
Photography in Auto Mode Part 5: Understanding Good Exposure

Photography in Auto Mode Part 5: Understanding Good Exposure

There’s actually a huge amount of flexibility and tactics which you can employ to control your exposure when taking photos in auto mode. … View Post