October 28, 201980
Warning Signs That Can Lead To Issues With Infertility
By Heather Courville
I am not a medical expert, doctor or nurse. I am just a wife and mom sharing my personal experiences in hopes of helping someone else. Originally, this was a post that I shared on my blog. Several readers reached out to me since the post, saying that...
October 24, 201989
Consciously Making Time for Ourselves and Loved Ones During the Holiday Season
By Allison Saltzman, LPC
For many, the holiday season
is about slowing down and enjoying what really matters in life. What matters most in life differs from person
to person, because each person is unique.
Many of us in Acadiana participate...
October 16, 201976
Where Innovative Techniques Meet Compassionate Care
Walking into Dr. Stephen Delatte’s new plastic surgery facility located at 100 Drury Lane in Lafayette is like walking into a beautiful, high-end spa. You feel welcomed, and you’re greeted by warm and genuinely friendly staff members and doctors who are ready to answer any...
July 22, 201993
by Amelie Harding
Here we are again, facing another hot Louisiana summer! This time of year we all love heading to the beach or lounging by the pool, enjoying friends and family, and making great memories. While we’re out having fun in the sun, it’s important to remember our skin. For many of us, long gone are the days of...
July 22, 2019158
Tips and Products to Keep Hair Healthy During Harsh Summer Heat
Altered's Favorite Summer Product Picks
Moon Landing by R+Co.
We love this humidity Shield year round! When you use moon landing you’re shielding off that terrible Louisiana Humidity.
Death Valley by R+Co.
Between swimming and sweating your hair gets...
July 21, 2019124
How I made Direct Selling Makeup Work for Me.
By Mamie Credeur
I wear many hats – I've been in the beauty industry for over 17 years, one of the head teachers at Irene’s School of dance for over 20 years, a wife, and a mother of three. I love this crazy, beautiful life of mine, but my career path branched out into something...
July 21, 2019100
By Danika Arenibas
This summer is sure to bring out the sunscreen in the masses – how do you choose the right one for your family? And how about all the “natural” products on the shelves. Are they truly natural or just labeled that way? Did you know that Sunscreen enters the bloodstream after just one day of use? There have...
July 21, 2019185
By Brandon J. Alleman, OMP, CEK, HHP, D.PSc
How exactly does one become anointed as an "expert"?
I ask this because I have seen more so-called “experts” saying things that are simply not based on sound physiological principles that are quite misleading. One such statement is that losing weight is as simple as “calories in...
July 21, 2019166
A Cardiologist's Advice on Staying Cool in the Sweltering South
By Kevin A. Courville, MD, FACC, FHFSA
Tired of the heat, yet? Me too. Unfortunately, the soaring temperatures and high humidity that we have been experiencing are only the preludes to several more weeks of wicked heat as summer continues. It's important to stay...