Japanese Jewelry - expand your options!Written by Slava Diamy
Japan jewelry making started less than a hundred years ago. Unlike other crafts in Japan it had a strong influence of Western culture. There was a wonderful miracle was born through magic of two cultures joining.
Japanese crafts were always full of ideas and meanings, a careful approach must be taken when selecting Japan jewellery. If you choose right pair of earrings – you might get happy, longevity might be on way, and fate may be hiding in lucky earrings.
Many jewelry items are named and created by image of something very important to culture. It is very unusual for Japanese jewellery to be abstract. For example, take a dragon earrings. Dragon symbolizes strength, fortune and prosperity; Japanese Happiness Earrings, which are shaped after Japanese glyph of “happiness”.
Japanese jewelry is very fine in detail, which is something you can expect from a nation that creates computers. Every detail is well-thought and full of meaning, so you shouldn’t worry wearing any of those Japanese rings, bracelets or chains.
To see something really astonishing you should try searching Google Images for “japanese tiara” - now that’s where sophisticated high-tech meets art! It’s amazing!
Can you imaging 600 silver pieces in chain with diamons that form a bracelet! Can you imagine 600 chains on your hand? That’s what Japanese jewellery is all about.
Jewellers try to fit into individualist world, where everybody must have a very sophisticated unique jewelry. Japan jewelry is very distinctive and attention-grabbing.
7 Tips To Reduce Menstrual CrampsWritten by Van Whitsett
Did you know that menstrual cramps is single greatest cause of lost school and working hours among women?
Also known as dysmenorrhea, menstrual cramps are cause of an estimated 140 million hours of lost school and work. However, you do not have to live in pain. Below are some helpful tips that can help women during this particularly painful time of month.
1. Try to eat smaller, more frequent meals. A lot of food causes blood sugar to rise and fluctuate. instead of eating three large meals, eat five or six small meals a day, each about two and a half hours apart.
2. Exercise. Exercise can help alleviate menstrual cramps by raising level of beta-endorphins, which are chemicals in brain associated with pain relief. Studies have shown that beta endorphins have a positive effect on mood and behavior.
3. Try an over counter Ibuprofen. Advil, Nuprin, and Motrin IB all contain Ibuprofen, which is one of best pain relievers around. 200 milligrams every four to six hours is recommended dosage, or twice that if symptoms warrant.