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My Ultimate Foundation — It’s Not What You Think

I’m an expert on foundation. I think my first real exposure to foundation was in the 1970’s with the advent of Fashion Fair Cosmetics.  I felt quite the exclusive girl, having a foundation that matched MY skin.  And that little pink rectangular compact I can never forget.  Since that time I have used a plethora […]

Beauty — It’s Mind Over Matter

I looked in the mirror this morning and didn’t like what I saw.  Tired, old, dark circles. My hair was sticking up in the air I had on last night’s mascara.  What a mess.  It was easy for me to see all the negative — and worse, to buy into it. It’s hard to write […]

Circumspect Sundays: My Mom Was a Beauty

Celia Brown — 7/91936 – 6/29 2005. My mom was many things.   Some I didn’t like, we didn’t exactly have the best mother/daughter relationship, even though I was her only daughter– only child.