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Tue 03.15

Interview with Jason Ascher, Barneys New York’s Beauty Guru

Barneys’ beauty guru…not a bad title! I met Jason Ascher a few weeks ago at a blogger event Barneys hosted where he discussed some of his all-time favorite products. Among his faves were Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer SPF 15 and Hourglass Retractable Foundation Brush, both of which I use nearly everyday so I was immediately […]

Thu 10.28

Lord & Taylor’s “Ultimate Face Lift”

On Tuesday night Lord & Taylor celebrated their flagship’s “Ultimate Face-Lift,” which entailed nearly a year of renovations. Given that when you walk into the department store the first thing you see is the cosmetics department, that’s where the bulk of the renovations were done. The most noticeable improvement is a lot more light. Windows […]

Fri 05.28

Mom Snob Feature: Margaret de Heinrich of Omorovicza

You all know my new beauty obsession is Omorovicza Skincare and I just had to get to know the visionary, Margaret de Heinrich, behind the brand.  Inspired by the curative properties of Hungary’s thermal waters, Omorovicza is a labor of love created by Margaret and her husband, Stephen de Heinrich. Relaxing at Budapest’s ancient thermal […]

Fri 05.07

Mom Snob Feature: Loren Ridinger

Photo: Loren Ridinger (left) with daughter, Amber. Internet Marketing Guru (Senior VP of Market America), Beauty Maven (Creator of Motives Cosmetics), Jewelry Designer (Designer of Loren Jewels), Philanthropist, Fashion Blogger (My Fashion Cents); these are just a few of the hats Loren Ridinger wears on a daily basis. But the most important role she plays […]

Mon 01.18

Interview with Tim Martin, founder of iZO Cleanze

Even though I exercise on a regular basis and have a relatively healthy diet (I’m not into greasy food and love fruits and veggies, but I have an unshakable addiction to chocolate…and lots and lots of it…err!), and I don’t need to loose weight, I’ve been dying to try a liquid cleanse for months. The […]

Mon 01.11

Scott “Body Bling” Barnes

Admittedly, as a fashion and style writer, I don’t often get the chance to interview beauty experts. But when I heard that Scott “Body Bling” Barnes was releasing About Face – Amazing Transformations Using the Secrets of the Top Celebrity Makeup Artist, a new book 240-page coffee table book featuring 20 dramatic makeovers, I was […]

Fri 05.15

A Hair Affair to Remember: Neil Weisberg of Neil George Salon

Neil Weisberg, Owner of Neil George Salon in Beverly Hills.  Call 310.275.2808 for a cut with Neil ($220) or with one of the other stylists ($150) It’s hard not to like a hair stylist who tells you upon meeting that he does not want this to be a one ‘cut’ stand and that he wants […]

Sun 05.10

Happy Mother’s Day! Meet the Mom Snobs!

We interviewed our favorite mom snobs of the fashion and beauty industries in honor of Mother’s Day this weekend; from Bobbi Brown, Anya Hindmarch to Princess Marie-Chantal of Greece, you will love reading about these busy moms! Read Mom Snob Features Here.

Fri 05.08

Mom Snob: Anya Hindmarch

No bag wardrobe is complete without an Anya Hindmarch bag!  We first interviewed the Queen of Bags three years ago in 2006– since then we’ve become addicted to her chic and functional bags, clutches and now ready to wear (I ordered an insanely fabulous fur stole for Fall 2009, complete with hidden pockets!) Anya designed […]