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Gia Carangi (1960-1986), American fashion model. Gia was one of the first American supermodels and graced the covers of several Vogue and Cosmopolitan magazines. Carangi developed an HIV infection and died at the age of 26.

Carangi moved to New York when she was 17 and quickly rose to become a top model of the day. She was known to be a sexually curious teenager and frequented clubs such as Studio 54. With drugs readily available in her new world she developed an addiction to heroin, which eventually landed her in rehab. After rehab, she was received poorly by the modeling industry and had trouble finding work. She’d lost some of her looks and vitality to substance abuse.

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If you have trouble getting cool in summer or if you sweat a lot during exercise, try using sandalwood oil as a splash on cologne. Sandalwood oil has cooling properties and is used in many Asian countries to cool the body when no air conditioning is available. It smells great and works as a natural coolant on the skin. It’s also great for acne, eczema and other skin problems that can be caused by sensitivity to heat. Regrettably, due to over cultivation in India, it's very difficult to find good quality sandalwood oil, unless you happen to visit the Mysore Provence in India or Dubai- where they sell all sorts of essential oils and fragrances.. Still, even diluted versions that can be found in the USA work pretty well to keep you cool in summer months. Try shops that sell incense or Indian goods, and if possible purchase the Mysore brand which regulated by the Indian Government and is the most pure oil available in most cases.


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