In honor of the holiday season (and all the parties you need to get gussied-up for), here are the beauty blogs we’re loving right now.
1. Chalkboard Nails
There are enough manis here to go way beyond the 12 days of Christmas.
2. Hair Romance
You can now achieve anything you’ve ever wished for your hair.
3. No More Dirty Looks
All-natural, organic, and DIY beauty in one blog? Perfection.
4. The Formula
How can you not love a blog that profiles beauty pros and editors in a section titled “You Are a Babe”?
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BY JAMIE SANDERS, EDITOR-IN-CHIEF, THE BEAUTY OF LIFE
Heading to the beach this summer - and have no clue what beauty products you’ll need? We’ve rounded up the must-haves to get you through surf and sand in style.
Sun protection is key - whether you’re actively soaking up the sun’s rays or just strolling the boardwalk. We’re partial to Supergoop! - every product in the line has SPF 30+, and sunscreen comes in the form of everything from Sunscreen Swipes with Zinc to Body Moisturizing Sun Protection Lotion.
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AN INTERVIEW WITH THE OWNER OF COMPLETELY BARE SPAS
Everyone does it (but nobody talks about it). We sat down with the woman at the helm of New York’s chicest, hush-hush hot spot to go completely bare. Cindy gave us the scoop on her most in-demand services, favorite treatments, and A-list clientele.
Rue La La: We hear there’s this special, secret wax…
Cindy: completely bare Ouch-Less Wax – it was developed to grab onto the hair follicle and not the skin. The wax has positive sensory recollection, allowing you to disengage from the waxing experience and indulge in a personal memory evoked by the fragrance of the wax.
Continue reading “Five-Minute Pow-Wow: Cindy Barshop Talks Waxing” »
BY DR. MICHELLE COPELAND
Smooth, soft skin is healthy skin. And it’s very achievable.
Cover your head. Avoid excessive UV exposure – use Daily Moisturizer with SPF 20 for protection and Sunless Tanning Bronzer for a healthy glow.
Clean your face at least once a day. But bars of soap are too harsh no matter what the moisturizing claims. Surfactants, ingredients that produce foam in liquid products like shampoo and soap, are extremely drying. Choose non-foaming cleansers that don’t strip the top layer of oil from the skin.
Continue reading “The Crib Sheet: Better Skin, Head to Toe” »