How do you go from working the 9-to-5 to pursuing your two creative passions? Ask Lauren Feist. The celebrity makeup artist turned jewelry designer started her professional career in human resources before building a business around her creative talents. Today, she’s a makeup artist specializing in beauty, film and editorial, and has worked with many [...]
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Jodi Benavidez of Brokedown Clothing is a woman of many hats…literally & figuratively. Previously a West Coast fashion reporter, she is the creator, designer, accountant and backer of the popular line, which started with hats, worn by many celebs including Jessica Alba, Halle Berry, Eva Longoria and Paris Hilton. It all started back in [...]
So I’m debating about a last-minute trip to Vegas. To save time while I’m thinking about it, I’m creating a checklist of skin care and beauty essentials that have multi purposes so I can pack less and not be that person carrying a big suitcase for a weekend trip. Here are the space saving, multitasking [...]
The most important step when it comes to healthy skin care is cleansing. My best beauty tip is to remove your make up every night, no excuses. Proper cleansing is the first step towards healthy skin, without the proper cleanser or cleansing process your skin builds up bacteria that then causes your pores to clogged [...]
Your skin is a reflection of your health. So whenever the effects of daily stress and lack of sleep start to show on my skin, I reach for rejuvenating skin care products that are rich in vitamins, antioxidants, essential minerals and natural ingredients with anti-inflammatory properties. Facial masks are particularly helpful in helping to reset and [...]
Classic and timeless. Fun and feminine. Fashionable and functional. These are all qualities that define Lauren Merkin’s brand—a collection of premium handbags that includes her best-selling clutches, which have been spotted on Hollywood A-listers like Angelina Jolie, Kate Beckinsale and Eva Longoria. I recently sat down with Lauren, who created a limited-edition Eve clutch exclusively [...]
The holidays can be both relaxing and stressful: relaxing with all the extra days off from work and school, and stressful when it comes to holiday shopping and finding the perfect gift for friends and families. In an effort to help ease the anxiety of gift giving, we’ve narrowed down the top beauty products for [...]
When I heard Katie Holmes turned 32 (the same age as me) this weekend, I had to take a minute to re-examine my own face in the mirror. Fine lines, large pores and hyperpigmentation are becoming more noticeable on my skin, but Mrs. Cruise hardly seems to be aging at all over the years. And [...]
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.
Due to exceptional research and new skin care ingredient technologies, there are many formulations meant to heal stretch marks and restore the skin. Although no stretch mark treatment will literally remove stretch marks, some can make them nearly invisible, which is truly the next best thing.