Beauty Product Hall of Fame: Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Daily Face Peel

If there were a complaint to make about Dr. Dennis Gross Alpha Beta Daily Face Peel, it would be a minor one, since the anti-aging, anti-acne, beauty editor-beloved pads are damn near perfect. But if we're quibbling here, I've never been crazy about the packaging: jars that require lots of screwing and un-screwing. (Anybody who's ever ...

Neiman Marcus asked me to vote on my favorite beauty products…

And here are the results! Pretty cool that I was included, no? Click on the photo below to see the items on the Neiman Marcus website. These are all products that I use and LOVE: I'd recommend any of them in a heartbeat: Clarins Vital Light Serum, $85: A light hyperpigmentation serum NARS blush in Orgasm, $27: The ...

Jolie Hall of Fame: BareMinerals Clear Radiance

When I was a kid, I loved reading cheesy teen thrillers by authors like L.J. Smith, R.L. Stein and--my favorite--Christopher Pike. (I was so obsessed with Christopher Pike, in fact, that one summer while in Menlo Park, I actually biked to the bookstore every day for 2 weeks in anticipation of his latest teen thriller.) Anyhow, ...