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Dolce & Gabbana Makeup Launches

Dolce & Gabbana Makeup  launches  with Scarlett Johanssan as the FACE.  Based on the modern-day Marilyn, this luxe line looks like  it’s going to be blinging!  Unconventional to the extreme, this luxurious campaign breaks the rules of make up traditional communication, introducing the entire body of a woman. The inspiration is the modern Marilyn and […]

Simple Pleasures — How About a New Lipstick?

I’ve been hit by our economic  downturn as have most of my friends.  It’s pretty distressing to see savings and investments go down the drain.  Or to lose a job or a home for that matter.  But, do we have to live in a state of deprivation?  Well, I couldn’t get that fall Dior bag I […]

Spring Break and Sun Equals SPF

My daughter is on spring break, and so are most other college kids right now.  Many of them in a sun-kissed location doing things their parents are trying not to think about.  But the whole point here is not about the rites of spring break, but how important sunscreen is.  Most of the sun damage […]

Glam Alert — Free Compact Mirror with CoverGirl Lipstain Purchase

I got a Glam Alert today from Glamour magazine in my email.  So it’s encouraging me to try this CoverGirl Outlast Lipstain, and I think I just might.  I love free stuff.  Even free stuff when it means I have to buy something to get the free stuff.  If nothing else, I will have a […]

Spring cleaning — Scrub, Mask and Moisturize

It’s Friday and I don’t know about you, but it sure feels like the end of the week.  I’m thinking,  what can I do for a little lift?  With that is born my new category for posting — “Friday Fix“.  It’s the official first day of Spring, and it’s gorgeous outside.  But when I looked at […]

Flawless Face for Spring Beauty

With winter almost behind us, it’s time for she dull winter skin and put on that flawless face that radiates spring beauty. First step, shed the dead layers. Exfoliate a few times a week to lose those dead skin cells and reveal fresh new skin. My new favorite is the Microdermabrasion Paste by Rodan + […]

Stila Spring Beauty Trend #1: Pretty in Pearls

Stila Spring Beauty Trend #1:  Pretty in Pearls

Spring is almost here, and Stila has just presented its Spring 2009 makeup trends. I love all three, although they may need a little"adjustment" for different skin tones.  Look number one, pretty in pearls features a clean nude face, light shimmer eyes and a pale pink lip.  For more medium to tan tones, I would suggest trying […]