by Liz W Halloween is lots of fun, but dealing with your beautiful makeup the morning after a wild party will definitely take some advanced skin care. We all know the feeling. You wake up with a confusing headache, and then groggily recall why you seem to have a trail of glitter and fishnets leading [...]
Monthly Archives: October 2009
When thinking of fashion icons, film actress and model Marilyn Monroe is one of the first women to come to mind. With her platinum blonde hair, her ethereal face and her all-natural sex appeal, Marilyn captivated men and women alike. Marilyn was blessed with natural beauty, but she also swore by several beauty secrets to keep her skin clear and youthful.
I’m no stranger to SkinMedica. I first tried a couple of their skin care products a few years ago, and I was pleased with the results. Needless to say, when I had the opportunity to experience more of what SkinMedica had to offer, I couldn’t wait. For those of you who aren’t familiar with this [...]
Meet my newest beauty obsession: Bloom Scented Flower Earrings. When I came across these little paper earrings, I was instantly in love – and that was before I knew anything about them! Their cute, kitschy design and bright colors immediately drew me in, but when I found out about their little secret, I knew that I’d be a fan for life.
by Liz W It’s true that beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder; however, it seems that no matter the culture, class, or century you examine, one rule remains the same: beauty begins with the best skin care. An essential step of achieving healthy, youthful skin is exfoliation. Proper exfoliation removes dead, dull skin [...]
Everywhere you turn, a different magazine, TV show or website is telling you how to “get the look.” While it’s fun to learn the beauty secrets of today’s beautiful, talented and elite, it gets a little tiresome to read about the same makeup tips from the same celebrities over and over again. So, why not take it back a few years and pull some inspiration from the beauties that came before? Without further ado, here’s the first installment of Get the Vintage Look, featuring Audrey Hepburn.
by Liz W With all the talk about the miracle of mineral makeup these days, beauty companies are discovering new ways to incorporate minerals into their skin care products. From deep volcanic mud baths to mineral based lip glosses, this earthy craze has taken many white-lab-coat-clad chemists from their sterile laboratories to plunging headfirst into [...]
When it comes to eye makeup tips, one of the most important things to learn is how to apply makeup to best enhance and compliment the shape of your eyes. Once you know how to properly apply your eye makeup, you’ll find that it’s easier to get the most out of your cosmetics while creating a stunning look that always attracts attention.
With all the talk about anti aging skin care products, I thought it might be useful to get to know our skin a little better to understand why it ages and how we can prevent and correct the damage. First, let’s go over the structure of the skin. Our skin is made up of three [...]