Monday, October 09, 2017

Your Look Will Be So BOO-tiful It's Almost Scary

Halloween is just a few short weeks away. Whether this year’s costume is spooky, sexy, or silly, applying some makeup is bound to happen – and this holiday is not the time to hold back. Halloween night is the perfect opportunity to be bold, daring, and have some fun with beauty! 

Here are fabulous beauty picks from D A P H N E, LASHFOOD, La Roche-Posay and Dermalogica that will help prep for and create any look that’ll last all night – no matter what mischief you get into. Also below are gentle-yet-effective products that will wash away even the toughest makeup whenever the night is over.




DARE TO BARE
D A P H N E ilovesugar: This technique uses a paste made from lemon, sugar and water, which removes hair in the direction of the hair growth and does not involve conventional waxing strips. Traditional Sugaring is not offered by most sugaring studios in NYC, although the method has far more benefits than common strip sugaring. The benefits of traditional Sugaring include: bacteria resistant, Does not adhere to live skin cells, results in minimal discomfort and irritation, safely removes hair from the follicle, helps eliminate ingrown hairs, is safe for sensitive skin conditions, and provides superior, healthy, hairless results! 

D A P H N E French Sudatonic Slimming and Detoxifying Body Wrap An infrared blanket is used with Sudatonic creams to flush toxins out of the body. There is notable improvement in skin texture, weight loss, reduction of cellulite, and diminished stretch marks. This relaxing wrap burns an average of 1,500 to 3,000 calories.




GET LASHES SO LONG, IT’S ALMOST UNNATURAL
LASHFOOD Conditioning Collagen Lash Primer: This ultra-rich lash primer contains lash extending, thickening microfibers to instantly stretch and extend the look of lashes, and collagen to boost volume. Formula works as a daytime nourishing lash mask conditioning lashes with nano-peptide complex to promote lash vitality. Lash base also features micro-thickening natural lash fibers to instantly achieve the look of false lashes and maximize the result of any mascara. The large, soft wand flawlessly combs and separates lashes and simultaneously improves the look of natural lashes with each stroke.





ACHIEVE YOUR SEXIEST CAT-EYE YET… MEOW
LASHFOOD Chamomile Makeup Eraser Pen: Ideal for instantly perfecting brow and eyeliner mistakes, the Eraser Pen is strong enough to remove waterproof formulas, but is infused with chamomile and vitamin E to soothe sensitive skin.



PARTY ALL NIGHT
BROWFOOD 24H TRI-FEATHER BROW PEN: A three-pronged pen to create feathered brows easily and precisely with a liquid formula. Infused with a nano-peptide complex to support brow rejuvenation. The natural color lasts for up to 24 hours of continuous wear, with no fading or smearing! Available in shades Dark Blonde, Taupe, Brunette, Dark Brunette and Charcoal. Formulated without parabens, sulfates and Phthalates.
  


TAKE IT OFF
La Roche-Posay Micellar Water Ultra: A new and improved formula designed to cleanse the skin better than ever! With benefits of traditional Micellar Water plus new key ingredients, the new Micellar Water Ultra deep cleans the skin of impurities, including microscopic pollution particles, and removes even the toughest makeup while leaving the skin perfectly cleansed without rinsing. Now formulated with Glycerin, a moisturizing agent that naturally attracts water to the skin, the gentle cleanser actually hydrates skin while dirt-encapsulating micelles naturally lift oil, pollution and even 99% of 24 hour foundations. The new water-like formula is oil-free and non-comedogenic so it won’t cause breakouts. 


La Roche-Posay Micellar Water Ultra - 13.52 oz.

Dermalogica PreCleanse Balm: This water-activated formula that transforms from a balm to oil is an innovative take on Dermalogica's iconic, top-selling PreCleanse Oil. Ideal for normal to dry skin types, PreCleanse Balm features a Natural Biolipid Complex that locks in hydration and reinforces the skin barrier while Apricot Kernel Oil helps nourish the skin – AND it comes with a double-sided, ergonomically-designed mitt for enhanced cleansing and exfoliation! PreCleanse Balm can remove almost anything, including waterproof mascara, long-wear foundation, sunscreen, lipstick, eyelash glue, hair removal wax, and costume make-up!

Dermalogica Precleanse Balm 3.0 oz


How It Works:
Step 0: Apply PreCleanse Balm to attract and dissolve the layer of buildup that typically blocks your regular cleanser from doing its best work. Dispense the balm onto the cleansing mitt or directly to the dry palm of your hand. Massage into dry skin. Add water to emulsify and transform the balm into a lightweight cleansing milk. Rinse.
Step 1: Apply your Dermalogica Cleanser to remove any leftover traces of PreCleanse Balm and impurities for a professional level of clean. Skin is left soft, nourished and ready to receive the benefits of your regular skin care regimen.

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Teething Time: When Grandma's Pearl Necklace Just Doesn't Cut It

So your adorable little munchkin has started teething!  (And your gorgeous heirloom pearl necklace now has tiny dents in it...)  Now is the perfect time to snap up a few of our favorite teething goodies from Loulou Lollipop.

Your baby will FALL in love with Loulou Lollipop's innovative comfort while keeping their products chic, trendy, and in style. Whether you want teethers, pacifier clips, necklaces, or luxury blankets, give your baby the high-profile treatment with Loulou Lollipop! With quality being a top priority, Loulou Lollipop makes all of their adorable goods by hand. Their creative and innovative product designs are unique and completely Instagram worthy! Check out their teething necklaces, today!



Sooth Baby's Teething Troubles with Sophie la Giraffe!

It is always a scary time when your baby starts teething! Between the tantrums and chewing on your nice things - you need a break! Well worry no more - Sophie to the rescue! 


Sophie la Giraffe
Don’t worry! No more painful teething tantrums with the adorable Sophie la giraffe! Handmade in France with 100% natural rubber and painted with food grade dyes, her special design entices all five of the senses: touch, sound, sight, smell, and taste. From the way she looks, to the way she smells (faintly of vanilla), to how easy she is to grab and wave, it's no surprise Sophie is one of the first toys babies become attached to. Sophie has magical powers to calm, comfort and entertain little ones for hours, making for one happy momma!


Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Introducing the Latest in At-Home Self-Tanning Innovation


MineTan introduces the world’s first complete tanning regimen, MineTan Micellar Water.  The line delivers unparalleled hydration and a conditioning skin finish that will change the way you think of at-home self-tanning! Use as a 4 step system or separately to prep the skin and maintain your perfect glow.

    

The regimen includes: 

MineTan Micellar Water Cleanser: Pre Tanning Eraser, $24.95
Remove all traces of self-tan build up so you can start afresh with your next self-tan. Micellar water latches onto dirt, oils and your old self-tan, gently removing them from the skin and leaving your skin with a glowing, hydrating finish. 

MineTan Micellar Tan Water: Everyday Glow Gradual Self-Tanner, $24.95
Gently condition your skin while delivering a hydrated everyday golden glow. Consisting of moisturizing antioxidants and oils, you can use in place of your daily moisturizer to build or maintain your existing self-tan, resulting in a radiant skin finish.  


MineTan Micellar Tan Water: Gel-to-Foam Pre-Shower Self Tan Foam, $24.95
With the world’s first gel to foam tanning product, you can get a golden glow in just 10 minutes. Not only will the tan start to quickly develop, but the ingredients, such as avocado oil, jojoba oil and coconut oil, work together to draw out impurities from your skin, leaving it cleansed and hydrated. 

MineTan Micellar Water Primer: Pre Tanning pH Restore, $24.95
Restore your skin’s pH for optimum self-tan results. The micellar water works to reset your skin’s pH balance, creating the perfect canvas for your next self-tan with a toned, conditioning finish. 

*available for pre-order on MineTanBodySkin.com 

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE COLOR: SALLY HANSEN’S COMPLETE SALON MANICURE® FALL COLLECTION

Inspired from street style near and far, embrace color with Sally Hansen’s Complete Salon Manicure® Fall Collection

Inspired by rich and vibrant colors, the new Complete Salon Manicure™ Fall Collection by Sally Hansen adds the dose of color and vivacity the stylish woman dreams of. The embraces an array of colors seen in exotic fabrics and textiles from around the globe. Middle eastern fabrics and vivid Moroccan prints are trending both on and off the catwalk. Sally Hansen has infused their 6 hot limited edition shades with all the exotic street style flair you need this fall for you to feel completely bold. 

Our all-in-one formula with keratin boasts 7 benefits in one bottle — base coat, strength, growth treatment, salon color, topcoat, chip resistance, and gel shine finish. Complete Salon Manicure™ delivers up to 64% stronger nails and up to 10 days of chip-resistant wear. 

The vibrant, limited-edition line-up features the following beautiful shades: 

Marrakeshed From A Rose Play up your femininity when you don this soft pale blush 
Tell My Fuchsia A deep magenta jewel tone to accentuate your bling 
Moroccan Roll The rich cherry red brings the pizazz 
Tagine Supreme Spice up the everyday with a burnt orange-tinted red 
Lan-turn Up Be the ultimate sidewalk siren with this molten metallic chrome 
Magic Carpet Get ready for an adventure in a ceramic-inspired light blue cream

Sally Hansen's Complete Salon Manicure® polishes feature a flawless finish brush that fits perfectly to the nail for a simple, smooth, streak-free application delivering a salon-quality manicure with up to 10 days of chip-resistant wear. 

Friday, September 01, 2017

Cuvée Beauty Must-Have Travel Kit for Labor Day

For healthy, tousled hair this Labor Day, stash the Cuvée Beauty Everyday Essence Travel Kit in your weekender bag! This three-piece kit provides you with champagne infused products that are your ultimate must haves no matter where you are headed for the holiday weekend. It’s everything you need for flawless hair in one chic, travel friendly package. 



Filled with three deluxe travel size products that will give any girl on the go the full Cuvée Beauty experience, this kit includes Shampoo, Conditioner, and the Première Treatment, which are all sulfate-free, paraben-free, and cruelty free! All of these products contain the Cuvée Complex, which incorporates luxurious ingredients like champagne, white truffle, and platinum, to create a one of a kind formula that repairs and strengthens for lush and shiny hair. These brand new travel kits also provide new tips and tricks to help give you amazing results no matter where in the world your travels take you!

Get it now at CuveeBeauty.com for $30

Labor Day Sales You Don’t Want to Miss

Kneipp and MineTan make it easy for you to stock up on your favorite beauty and skincare essentials this LDW! 

Starting FRIDAY, September 1st, MineTan is offering 20% off sitewide all weekend long.

Go wild and get your favorite tanning foams that will let you hold onto your summer glow year-long, while also moisturizing and hydrating the skin.


Head over to Kneipp.com and check out their Summer BLOWOUT sale. 


Make room in your cabinet because all Body Washes and Hand Creams are only $6 AND buy one get one free with Body Scrubs and Body Oils. 

We all know how important it is to moisturize, exfoliate and stay clean as your heading into a new season.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Don't Let The Long Weekend Wreak Havoc on Your Beauty Routine!

Labor Day is the one last summer hoorah before the fall begins, so we want to make sure you celebrate it right! We know you probably can’t wait to jet outta town, but it’s important to remember, long holiday weekends can wreak havoc on our precious beauty routines. Don’t forget to pack the hair necessities that will keep hair manageable and damage-free during the long weekend – and long after!

Saltwater, chlorine, and the sun are all culprits of summer hair damage, and nobody wants dry, frizzy hair in the last of your summer selfies! Before vacationing, use Infusium Repair + Renew Leave-In Treatment which repairs the signs of damage in just one use! Maintain those healthy locks all weekend with Revlon’s NEW Coil and Silicone Elastics. It’s inevitable – hair ties are an absolute vacation must-have so choose wisely! The new elastics are wrapped with fabric for a strong but gentle hold, allowing you to style your hair with less damage. Finally, apply Infusium Moisturize + Replenish Leave-In Treatment before and after exposure to the outdoor elements. Infused with nourishing avocado and olive oils, the treatment hydrates dull, dry strands and leaves hair silky and easy to manage.

Infusium Repair + Renew Leave-In Treatment: Coats hair with lightweight conditioners that help mend split ends, tame flyaways, enhance shine, and improve hair manageability throughout the day and night. Use daily on wet or dry hair. 


Infusium Moisturize + Replenish Leave In Treatment: 6x more moisturized hair, infused with Avocado & Olive Oils, help hydrate and quench dry, dull strands. Use daily on wet or dry hair.


Revlon Silicone Elastics: Silicone elastic provides strong hold while the nylon elastics around it reduce damage. 




Revlon Essential Coil Elastics: Experience the freedom of letting your hair down from a ponytail-crease free! The soft fabric reduces hair damage while also providing an all-day comfort feel.  


Monday, August 14, 2017

AUGUST 15TH- CELEBRATE NATIONAL RELAXATION DAY WITH KNEIPP



National Relaxation Day is tomorrow, and Kneipp is here to help you slow down, unwind and relax. From relaxing to muscle comfort, Kneipp’s Massage Oils contain essential oils and give off enchanting fragrances, the perfect addition to your stress relieving massage. The key ingredients in each oil offers something special to help you relax. 


Kneipp Arnica Massage Oil – “Joint & Muscle”

Consisting of arnica and ginger extracts, shea butter, sunflower oil and almond oil, this massage oil nourishes, relaxes and moisturizes the body. In addition, it is one of the best post-workout remedies as it helps relieve pain and inflammation from joints and muscles, while also relaxing the body. 

Kneipp Lavender Massage Oil – “Relaxing”
With natural lavender essential oil, this intensely pampering massage oil unfolds its balancing, aromatherapeutic effect on the body and mind while massaging.  The lavender is also known to help calm and relax the body and mind, improve mental well-being, promote better sleep and ease pain and tension. 
Complete with jojoba oil and almond oil to nourish and hydrate the skin, the oil spreads easily and absorbs slowly to allow the maximum benefits of a relaxing massage. 

Best suited for those with sensitive skin, the almond oil has a high level of essential fatty acids, providing intense nourishment to the skin and supporting the natural regulation of skin moisture. The special fragrance enchants your senses and ensures pure relaxation. 
@Kneippusa

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Summer Breakouts? We've got the detox

With warm weather comes breakouts (for most of us, anyways). The rise in temperatures causes skin to produce more oil than normal. When that oil gets lodged in the pore and is coupled with dirt, sunscreen and other summer factors – it’s time for a serious pore detox. 

PCA SKIN just released the ultimate pore perfecting duo that will save your skin from all that nasty summer build up! First, deep clean pores with their new Detoxifying Mask that uses Japanese white charcoal and kaolin clay to draw out impurities and clear skin. Next, refine pores with the Pore Refining Treatment which purifies using 3 types of exfoliation: cellular, physical and enzymatic.
two new ways to pore perfection.


PCA SKIN Detoxifying Mask ($58, PCASKIN.com)
Absorb oil and impurities with this balancing mask using Japanese white charcoal. This weekly mask keeps skin clear while minimizing the appearance of pores. For use in the morning or evening. This mask is safe for all skin types, but ideal for oily and breakout-prone skin.


Key Ingredients:
Japanese White Charcoal – contains a variety of minerals and works to absorb oil and impurities from the skin. Its structure of very small pores allows it to be highly efficient at skin detoxification.
Kaolin – a type of clay that absorbs oil and impurities helping to clear pores.
Magnesium Aluminum Silicate – a naturally occurring clay-derived mineral that supports skin clearing.
Ceramides – supports the renewal of the skin’s natural protective layer and forms an effective barrier against moisture loss; improves long-term moisturization and protects skin from external offenders.


PCA SKIN Pore Refining Treatment ($58, PCASKIN.com)
Exfoliate and purify the skin with this advanced blend of clay, mandelic acid, enzymes, pumice and rice powder for a comprehensive skin-smoothing treatment.


Key Ingredients:
Mandelic Acid – an alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) that provides chemical exfoliation and leaves skin bright.
Papain – the proteolytic fruit enzyme from papaya, which is widely used for its gentle exfoliating properties.
Rice Powder and Pumice – mechanical exfoliating particles with a range of sizes for a gentle yet effective exfoliating experience.
Kaolin and Bentonite – absorbent clays that help to draw impurities from the skin and clear pores.
Bisabolol – a component of chamomile that provides potent calming and MMPi properties to improve and maintain skin.
Saccharide Isomerate – a marine exopolysaccharide that increases skin renewal and exfoliation while reducing skin sensitivity and the appearance of pores