Archive for August, 2010

August 31st, 2010

My tour of the J. Brand showroom leads to skinny jeans success!

After the Lucky Alpha Shopper/X-Fit Lycra event earlier this month, I’ve had jeans on the brain.  As I mentioned, it’s often difficult for me to find flattering jeans, mainly because of my big ol’ saddlebags and super-pear shaped bod.  I’ve been particularly averse to the “skinny jeans” trend, which I’ve always thought are really only […]

August 31st, 2010

Living Proof Root Lifting Spray for soft, long-lasting volume

By Hilary Englert: As fall inches ever closer, it’s time to face facts: I cannot continue to rely on the salt water-spackled beach hair I’ve rocked all summer. So, the big question now facing me: how will I update my hair regimen? Cut to Living Proof Full Root Lifting Spray, an easy way to achieve the […]

August 30th, 2010

Marchesa for Le Métier de Beauté: The First Collection

In possibly the most glamorous collaboration I’ve heard about in ages, haute fashion brand Marchesa has teamed up with luxury beauty line Le Métier de Beauté to create Marchesa for Le Métier de Beauté. (Creative naming there, guys.) On the few occasions I’ve dipped into Le Métier makeup, it has been so incredibly, over-the-top fabulous […]

August 27th, 2010

Gaspar Ulliel, star of the Bleu de Chanel mini-film by Martin Scorsese

The beauty world has been flipping these past few days over Martin Scorsese‘s mini-film for Bleu de Chanel men’s fragrance, featured hottie Gaspar Ulliel. After seeing the commercials, I thought, Weelll, I wouldn’t kick Gaspar out of bed for eating crackers, but he’s not really my type–too broody, too nicotine-stained, you know? But then I […]

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