Stress 411

Stress in America

American Psychological Association’s Stress in America 2008 Survey Highlights Stress Increase: When asked about the recent financial crisis, almost half of Americans say that they are increasingly stressed about their ability to provide for their family’s basic needs. Eight out of 10 say that the economy is a significant cause of stress, up from 66 ……
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Articles on Stress

Learn more about the impact of stress by clicking on these articles Brain Is a Co-Conspirator in a Vicious Stress Loop By Natalie Angier | New York Times: Science | Published: August 17, 2009 Stress & Skin | Published: 2009 Stress in America 2008: Survey Highlights American Psychological Association | Annual “Stress In America” ……
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skyn ICELAND Helps De-Stress
at BOSS Models Boot Camp

If you are in any way involved in fashion, whether you’re backstage in production, a make-up artist scrambling to get models ready, a designer showing your collection, or a model posing for the camera, you know how crazy and stressful fashion week can be! This is the exact reason why skyn Iceland and Boss Models ……
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Music to My Ears:
A Stress-Relieving Playlist

The only thing I ever won was a stress- relief ball modeled after the Earth. I was twelve-ish, and it was “Take Your Daughter to Work” day. I couldn’t imagine what deep-seated feelings people harbored that only rapid hand movement could release. I just thought the globe looked cool. Years (many years!) later and it ……
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Dealing with Jet lag
when traveling on business

Jet lag, can be stressful and draining especially when you are traveling on business. Typical symptoms include fatigue, dehydration, disorientation, and mental fogginess ( I used to fly to my destination, go to the hotel for a shower and change of clothes and then run right to a meeting. There were some days when I ……
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