My must-have summer product for banishing oil

Cheers to Lipstick, Powder N' Paint, who interviewed Jolie and other beauty gals about their can't miss summer products! The item always in my purse during hot months?  Clean and Clear Oil Absorbing Sheets!  I start my days off with OC Eight Oil-Absorbing Gel--which lasts all day and works overtime to sop up grease--and have, of ...

Deenie attends the US Illamasqua Cosmetics launch

Deenie Hartzog writes:  I’m a simple kind of girl.  No high-maintenance hair cuts!  No over-the-top outfits!  I like pared-down, streamlined and minimal.  However!  A girl likes to get dolled up now and then...and if I’m going to all that make-up trouble, I want to turn heads.  (It's so annoying spending ages crossing the “t’s” and dotting the ...

Tricks for flawless bareMinerals application

At least once a day, I get a question about bareMinerals and proper application techniques.  In honor of Bare Escentuals week and our SPF 15 Matte Foundation giveaway, I put together a video showcasing my favorite tricks and the most common mistakes.  Enjoy!

Beauty Myth: Cellulite Creams Work

Sorry!   They don't.  With apologies to my friends who are all about the magical lotions and potions that you slather on your thighs and abdomen to make your "problem" areas appear slimmer...that's all it comes down to.  Appearances.  What's really going on is a temporary tightening (and a mild one, at that) that gives you ...