Japanese Beauty Products: My quest in Harajuku, Tokyo

My blog has evolved over the past couple of years into a bit of a travelogue, but you know that beauty is always first and foremost on my mind. (Anybody who's been in my bedroom and seen the stacked bins and overflowing beauty closet could tell you that!) Asian beauty is supposed to be a ...

Screen Actors Guild Beauty Trend: Old Hollywood Waves

One trend popped up over and over at the 2013 Screen Actors Guild awards: old Hollywood waves! Let's see, we've got... My girl Jennifer Lawrence: [caption id="attachment_9003" align="aligncenter" width="290" caption="Jennifer Lawrence in Dior Haute Couture (Credit: Kevin Mazur/WireImage)"] The Impossible's impossibly lovely Naomi Watts: [caption id="attachment_9007" align="aligncenter" width="290" caption="Naomi Watts in Marchesa (Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty)"] Jessica Chastain, looking like a ...

Glamour completely updates their look

Here's the March cover of Glamour magazine, featuring Amanda Seyfried. According to the press release from Glamour HQ: "Our March issue debuts an all new Glamour and every page is different, starting with our cover featuring Amanda Seyfried! You’ll notice that the cover does not have a typical solid background or traditional hand-on-hip pose, and that ...

Vanity Fair’s August issue: Bright Young Things

The August issue of Vanity Fair features the fresh faces that are destined to become household names: Kristen Stewart, Blake Lively, Emma Roberts and Amanda Seyfried grace the cover, and inside are more beautiful kids that may become the next Julia Roberts (like, hey, her niece Emma!)...or become the next Gretchen Mol.  Tear! Hooray for tooth whitening and ...