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Wed 09.19

Love Yourself from Barneys New York:

If you love yourself you will run to Barneys New York asap and stock up on your favorite products. Barneys Love Yourself GWP event is for three days only, today Sept 20th through Sept 22nd. With any $200 cosmetics, treatment, fragrance or apothecary purchase (including men’s fragrance and grooming), all shoppers will receive a gift […]

Tue 07.10

Dolce & Gabbana Lace Collection: A Soft Touch

It was only a matter of time before consistently sensual (and bustier-obsessed) Dolce & Gabbana embraced sheer lace in their cosmetic line. And it suits them as well as you would expect! While their bronzer, a super-natural formula that glides on with supreme ease, looked intimidating in a the dark leopard Animalier formula, their Sicilian […]

Mon 06.11

Vaser Shape: Lipo, Redux

Recently, I was asked to try the Vaser Shape, an ultrasound treatment that zaps fat cells and essentially does what liposuction does, but – keyword – non-invasively. Phrases along the lines of, “immediate results, painless, and free” were the factors that made the decision easy an easy yes for me. “What can I lose?” I […]

Thu 06.07

Laura Mercier Cinema Noir Collection: Fall for this Femme Fatale

Deep, dark, and naturally tantalizing. With drop-dead black at the forefront of Autumn/Winter 2012-2013 trends, it is only to be expected that film noir makeup would follow suite. Exploring the sultry era of 1940s Hollywood, Laura Mercier nails the trend with her latest collection. Cinema Noir is inspired by hard-edged yet feminine stars like Ingrid […]

Fri 04.27

Paul Mitchell INKWORKS: Are Cotton-Candy Streaks To Dye For?

Proenza Schouler gave their runway a pastel tint, so to speak, back in 2010. Then Ashley Olsen was among the first, followed by Kate Bosworth, and then January Jones, among others: shifting their hair into punk-meets-pretty territory with cotton-candy streaks. Whether they’ve committed to Smurfette tips or tried just a taste with a baby-pink highlight, […]

Mon 04.16

Bobbi Brown Friends & Family Shopping Event:

Beauty Snobs, we have great news: Between April 16th and April 18th, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics will offer a 20% “Family & Friends” discount on! If you spend $65 you get free shipping, and even better, Bobbi Brown will be donating $10,000 to Dress for Success Worldwide. The organization helps to empower women who are […]

Wed 04.11

American Beauty: Meet Claiborne Swanson Frank today at North Park Neiman Marcus 6-8pm!

Yesterday was one of those days you file under: Do not repeat. My dog threw up on my new Alaia shoes, my 7 year old decided he is actually 17 and should drive a golf cart, I ran out of gas 2 hours before a Vogue dinner and ended the night chasing a bird that […]

Wed 04.11

Boost Your Sunscreen: Save Face

You think your foundation with SPF sunscreen is enough coverage for most days? Think again! An article from the Wall Street Journal states that only one out of five people wear sunscreen correctly and consistently each day! The article breaks down what you actually need to protect yourself from the sun’s harmful rays: 1. Antioxidant […]

Thu 03.15

Today’s Hair Trend: Add a Pop of Color

The Pop Of Color (POC) process is not to be confused with “chunking” of hair; rather, it’s a play on highlights and lowlights. Hmmm, sounds like another hair trend that will surely be abused in real life, thanks to colorful Katy Perry and various Sesame Street characters. But if done subtly (read: color options not […]