Bergdorf Goodman Beauty Files: Beach Hair SOS

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Hello weekend sun worshipper. After a grueling week on the daily grid, you’ve earned a well-deserved beach retreat (…while practicing #BGSafeSun, of course). But here’s what you don’t deserve – severe hair damage and breakage associated with prolonged exposure to sun, sand, salt water and chlorine. Luckily, I’m here to help  you nurse your mane back [...]

TTB Travel: Leonor Greyl Institute in Paris

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Ever the thrill-seeker, when traveling abroad, I embark on a hunt for new discoveries….an obscure scent, an innovative beauty tool, a skin-perfecting cream. You know, something extraordinary that I can’t find in New York City. And I have to tell you — In this digital age of unlimited information and far reaching access, it has [...]

Walgreens Beauty Advisors & Sample Boxes

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Can’t we all use a little beauty help every now and then? Just the other day…I sent a distress text to one of my PR Beauty Girlfriends for advice on a dastardly pimple on the rise. Thankfully, her sage advice saved the day. But, let’s say your BFF isn’t so savvy in the beauty department. [...]

TTB Reviews: Fekkai PrX Hair Care Line

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It’s the new year, and along with personal resolutions (go to the gym more, stop and smell the roses, blah-ba-dee-blah) my beauty resolutions are paramount to this commitment. One of the areas that can always use work for so many of us heat-styling addicts is better, healthier hair.  Since my hair is naturally curly, a [...]

The Best Conditioners for Curly, Wavy, Kinky, and Relaxed Hair

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My star Contributor @ChristeneCarr shares her thoughts on the best conditioners by hair type… *** I started out 2011 convinced that I was going to slowly transition out of my relaxed hair into a more natural state. Boy, was I wrong. During the course of the year I cycled through conditioners as I tried to [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Sarah Potempa BEACHWAVER Rotating Curling Iron

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Lately I’ve been embracing & boldly rocking my natural curls. . . my hair hasn’t seen a styling iron for weeks. So to review Sarah Potempa BEACHWAVER Rotating Curling Iron, I enlisted the longest locks I know, my dear friend and daytime office-mate, Cannon. Read on as Cannon shares her quest for surfer girl hair [...]

Destination Beauty: Dana’s Loft

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Now here’s a little known fact about me: I have pretty much given up on hair salons. *shock* *awe* Oh, yes! I generally find salons to be a huge waste of time. . . and money. Why? Well — apparently, my hair is the most complex hair type in the world. It’s true! I sit [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: WEN Pomegranate Cleansing Conditioner

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I have been d-d-dying to try WEN Cleansing Cream for at least a year. Finally, my ship came in! Does WEN live up to the hype? See for yourself:  

Sephora HOT NOW helps you get, well, HOT NOW

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If you’re on a need-to-know basis with what’s “of the moment” in beauty (who isn’t?!), look out for Sephora HOT NOW, a monthly trend report on the beauty industry’s latest innovations, brand collaborations, and off the radar discoveries that deserve your attention! Each month, the Sephora HOT NOW Report will feature new products with ingredients [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: Keratin Tropic Treatment at Lasio Studios, NYC

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This post is written by ThisThatBeauty Contributor, Christella Ritchwood. For previous reviews for Christella, click here, here, here, here, and here. Although my curl has calmed down quite a bit since my high school years (hello 80′s hair!), it is still occasionally out of control! When I heard of Keratin Tropic, a 100% formaldehyde-free treatment, [...]