I'm home on maternity leave, so I spend an inordinate amount of time nursing my daughter, burping her and changing her diapers - all the while, watching hours of QVC. I don't know what it is, but I am mesmerized by QVC demonstrations. If I'm channel surfing and I happen to land on QVC, it's damn near impossible for CONTINUE READING
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A few weeks ago, I paid a visit to my local Bath & Body Works store. I was on the hunt for a tropical-smelling body wash that wouldn't break the bank, and B&BW seemed like a good place to search. When I entered the store, I was greeted my a really nice saleswoman who asked me what I was CONTINUE READING
Every month, my girlfriends from college and I get together for dinner in the Philadelphia area. We started this tradition about two years ago, and - of course - we have a great time catching up and reminiscing! Most of them are product-obsessed (like me), and most have been through some sort of make-up introductory when we became "of age" to wear it. Now CONTINUE READING
The Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is in full swing. July 18th through August 3rd, shoppers nationwide will participate in what has been an annual ritual since the 1960’s. Vacation days are planned around it, lines form in anticipation of it – and it’s not only for the pre-season savings on fall fashion and accessories.
During the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale, the Cosmetics department provides their devoted beauty customers the opportunity to scoop up unique limited-edition items from CONTINUE READING
Kim Kardashian and her makeup artist, Stephen Moleski, just filmed another makeup how-to video! This time, they did it with E! News.
E! loved the Kim’s first video, so they collaborated for an encore. The makeup look is a fresh, everyday look.
“It’s not super-heavy, but it capitalizes on a great eyeliner to give a little definition without looking too made up during the day,” Kim says. “I really have started wearing less makeup and am loving it! The main necessities for this makeup blog is the very light eye shadows. We did gray tones, but in super-light colors! We did a beige lid with a light-gray in the crease!”
Guess what? Our girl, Kim Kardashian, is thinking of getting a tattoo. Personally, I’m not big proponent of body art – as I can’t imagine permanently inking my skin. Hell, I can’t even commit to one lipgloss for an entire day. But Kim’s inspiration changes my perspective, somewhat.
You see…last week, Kim’s sister, Khloe, had her late father’s handwriting tattooed on her inner wrist. She writes on her blog:
I have been wanting to get another tattoo for a minute now and I have been thinking long and hard about what I wanted. I was going through some of my old things the other day and I found a letter my daddy wrote me. On the card in his hand writing were the words “I love you!”. I knew that is what I wanted on my wrist. So I had his writing photo copied and I got my wrist inked…I am so happy with my tattoo. I smile every time I see it. I love seeing my fathers writing on me. It gives me comfort in a weird way.
So what do you think of Khloe’s new tattoo? Do you think Kim should get this tattoo? Or do you think she should stay tat-free and continue honoring her dad in her own way? To weigh in, visit Kim’s blog.
Guess what Khloe, Kourtney and Kim Kardashian will be doing this week? They’re going to be on the Tyra Banks show. The producers are looking for the biggest Kardashian fans to be a part of the episode. If you are over 18 years old, live in the New York City area, and are the ultimate Kardashian fan, contact Tarik ASAP and send current pictures of yourself.
By now, you’ve probably heard that Miss Spears will be performing at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards. And considering the caliber of last year’s performance, I think it’s a good move…there’s nowhere to go but up, right?
To redeem herself from last year’s stringy, extension nightmare, Brit Brit is gonna get her hair did by Kim Vo. He recently revealed that the tabloid queen will sport not one…not two…but THREE different hairstyles at this year’s awards show.
The red carpet look will feature cascades of S-curls, which were all over the place at the 2008 Teen Choice Awards. To achieve this style, section hair…and starting underneath, curl hair with a 3 barrel waver. Lightly spritz with flexible-hold hair spray to set the shape, then finger comb to break up the curls. With this hairstyle, Vo advises balancing the softness of the curls with a strong part.
For the second look, Britney will sport a sophisticated, low side pony with side-swept bangs. Kinda like beauty diva, Kim K (left).
The third look, for Brit’s performance, is under lock and key.
Vo teases that we’ll have to wait until the VMAs on September 7 for the hairstyle secret to be revealed.
I know that you Kim Kardashian fans have been anxiously waiting for the finale of her “Smokey Eye” video tutorial. Today, Kim and her makeup artist, Stephen Moleski, show us how to finish the look with lush lashes and kissable lips.
* Stephen recommends fake eyelashes with a clear base, because they’re more pliable.
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