TheStylisted: A New On-Location Beauty Service

Blow out from The Stylisted

If the title doesn’t lure you in immediately, seeing a picture of my blow out that I received from TheStylisted service will do it. At this point, blow dry bars are a dime a dozen, popping up in every major city faster than Starbucks (ok maybe not THAT fast). Last summer I had to go [...]

Mani of the Week: DIY Nail Art Based on Olivia Munn’s Met Gala DVF Dress

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Up until last week, I’ve always said Kate Hudson was the queen of the perfect yellow dress. That scene in “How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days,” made me – and every teenage girl I knew – obsessed with finding THE yellow dress to wear to prom. However, it’s 2014 and there’s a new [...]

Mani of the Week: Featuring Deborah Lippmann Spring Buds

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Give me all the pastel polishes! Ok, well maybe not the typical ones as much as the more obscure colors. I am drawn to them like a moth to a flame and Deborah Lippmann Spring Buds, a pale pastel green, was no exception.   Deborah Lippmann colors are a staple in my nail collection because of how [...]

Mani of the Week: Featuring Under Where by Essie

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How do you know when you have a winning manicure? Is it when you take every opportunity to admire your nails?  Maybe it’s when all the beauty lovers you encounter pay you compliments. Then again,  it might be when a random security guard says “I love your nail polish!” and goes on to explain why. [...]

Mani of the Week: Pastel and Neon Nail Art from Jin Soon Choi

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You might see this manicure and think “Easter egg “and you would be right.  Celebrity manicurist, Jin Soon Choi, created this adorable nail art design as the perfect easter manicure but I’m so in love with it I thought I’d share it as this week’s Mani of the Week.   How-To: 1.       File and shape [...]

How Often Should You Shampoo Your Hair?

How Often Should You Shampoo Your Hair

How Often Should You Shampoo Your Hair? For years, I shampooed my hair twice per week.   I washed twice per week because my scalp was constantly itchy and the only way to get relief was to shampoo. I already had a problem keeping my hair moisturized and the frequent washes did nothing to help [...]

Net-a-porter Beauty Finds

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Net-a-porter, the ultimate luxury fashion and accessory destination has expanded their site to include beauty  – which has basically made them the most perfect website around (in my opinion). After drooling over stunning handbags, sky high stilettos and decadent clothing from the world’s top designers, it’s nice to be able to have a piece of [...]

Mani of the Week: Coachella Nail Art Tutorial

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They say April showers bring May flowers. Well, whoever “they” are, don’t give the month of April enough credit. April has way more to offer than the need to plan our outfits around your Hunter boots—it brings COACHELLA. Not only is Coachella one of the most famous music festivals in the country, it has to be [...]

Mani of the Week: Featuring PaintFab

Paintfab Modern Mauvel

JustFab is a customized subscription service that offers denim, shoes, jewelry and handbags.  The Kimora Lee led company is now making a foray into beauty with the introduction of PaintFab nail polishes. Like everything else on Justfab site, you will need to have a subscription to make purchases.  The Paintfab nail polish collection was launched [...]

Spring-Ready Flower Manicure Tutorial

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This Winter wonder never-ending land has GOT to go! While Mother Nature may not be ready for the change, I know your hands are itching to get out of those dreadful gloves. Good news for you (and your hands), I have a super fun, super bright, super easy spring-ready flower manicure tutorial that will remind [...]