Beauty perfume is not a new phenomenon. For centuries, everything from essential oils to artificial fragrances have been applied to enhance the wearer’s mood, attractiveness, or overall beauty. But, what about beauty fragrance with pheromones? Unlike simple beauty perfumes, pheromone fragrance is a new phenomenon, and it’s gaining popularity with surprising speed. Whether or not it actually works, however, is up for some debate.
Author Archives: Leanna Kelly
Occupation: DermStore Copywriter
Age: Younger than one might guess!
About me: I’m a sci-fi nerd who loves the internet, books and, most of all, beauty.
What’s in your makeup bag? Obagi Nu-Derm Healthy Skin Protection SPF 35, Caudalie Vinoperfect Radiance Serum, iS Clinical Active Serum, Jane Iredale Amazing Base SPF 20 – Neutral Tones in Bisque, Laura Geller Crease-Less Concealer in Light, Jane Iredale PureLash Lengthening Mascara in Jet Black.
Your #1 must have product: Sonya Dakar Drying Potion. Or Juara Rice Facial Cleanser. Or Whish Shave Crave. Or Klorane Soothing Make-Up Remover Wipes. I can’t choose only one!
Favorite Brand(s): Juara, Caudalie, Whish, L’Occitane, Jane Iredale, Becca Cosmetics, Mama Mio
Your best beauty tip: Take the time to find the right skin care products for you. It took a while, but now that I have my ideal mismatched skin care regimen, my skin is happier and healthier than ever.
Your biggest beauty concern: Random breakouts, dry skin and lips, and caring for my infant son’s delicate skin!
When the weather turns frightful, the skin often becomes dry, flaky, cracked, and uncomfortable. Treating chapped winter skin can be rough (pun completely intended), but it’s not impossible. To restore smoothness, hydration, and radiance to your face and body, follow these helpful tips, and bask in the simple pleasure of healthy, comfortable skin.
Most women have mastered the art of taking their look from day-appropriate to night-ready. Transforming the eyeliner smeared on at 7:00 AM into a complete makeup look is quite a feat, but, as women, we can get it accomplished in the car while eating a protein bar and talking on the phone. However, the holidays sometimes throw a wrench into our otherwise flawless beauty abilities. To simplify your cosmetic aspirations, here are three foolproof holiday makeup tips that will have you looking fabulous in no time flat.
What’s better than turkey and cranberry sauce? Sales, sales, and more sales, that’s what! DermStore is celebrating big time with Black Friday sales, Cyber Monday deals, and a Thanksgiving Day promotion to boot! Skip the sidewalk campsite and bustling Black Friday lines at the department stores, and instead opt to take advantage of the best online holiday deals. Here’s a sneak peek at how DermStore is kicking off this holiday season…
Shopper’s Choice products are skin care products, makeup, and tools that have consistently received the highest ratings possible from DermStore customers like yourself! It’s as if you’re receiving insider information from hundreds of your best friends. Could it get any easier?
The world of beauty care can be as confusing as it is exhilarating. Everyone offers up their own set of rules, must-have products, and testimonies, but it’s a rare occasion when someone’s tried-and-true beauty regimen works for another. When it comes to cosmetics and skin care, it’s every woman for herself, which certainly leaves a lot of questions unanswered! In the hope of clarifying some sources of confusion, here’s five common beauty questions and, even more importantly, their answers!
After spending years in the mineral makeup craze, it seems as if the beauty trends are changing yet again. While mineral makeup powders will remain a staple for every makeup collection, liquid and cream foundations are making a comeback. Although mineral makeup is still a great choice for those who prefer a no-makeup look, the flawless, dewy finish of liquid foundations will be the must-have look for 2011.
Here in sunny NorCal, the weather is just beginning to feel autumnal. To welcome the wind, rain, and chill, I’ve become a baking fiend, filling my house the aromas of pumpkin, cinnamon, and all the other delicious scents associated with fall. Yesterday, as I pulled warm pumpkin bread from my oven, I realized I should be giving my skin a scrumptious treat as well! Thanks to companies like Eminence and Peter Thomas Roth, fall skin care products are readily available to pamper your skin while offering a seasonal aromatic experience.
Whether you’re a makeup novice or a seasoned professional, sometimes makeup application can go awry. You may not think there’s anything that can help ease your application dilemmas, but there are many products created simply to simplify your makeup application! From products that clean up crooked eyeliner to unique application tools, there’s a treasure trove of helpful makeup cosmetics beyond run-of-the-mill lipsticks and eyelash curlers.
One of the best ways to “go green” is to ensure that your skin care products are formulated with natural or organic ingredients. Many beauty brands work hard to use sustainably grown ingredients that improve the health of your skin while maintaining the health of the earth. However, the line between natural and organic skin care can be a bit fuzzy, leaving consumers wondering what type of product they’ve purchased.