HolyGrace vs HolyGrapie Commes des Garcons Dukes it out in Scents
June 23, 2010
Jun Takashi must be up there in the imaginary lists of hardest working people in fashion, beauty and perfume. HolyGrace and Holy Grapie are two complimentary perfumes launched with (More...)
Shu Uemura for the Fall
October 1, 2008
Shu Uemura doesn’t play around. The artistry of this Picasso of makeup has women both fawning over the collection and also wondering how to put it on. This is a good thing. Uemura’s collection for the fall, as with all the season’s collection will have you scratching your head.
Expensive Non-Surgical Ways to Look Younger
September 2, 2008
As the twilight season begins here in the northern hemisphere, some are reminded of how changes in the year nearly mirror changes in life. A truer thing has never been said specifically
Givenchy's Phenomen'Eyes and Matissme
August 2, 2008
Can someone tell makeup companies that even the most jaded beauty writer will swoon and gush like a teen in front of a boy band if they come up with creative packaging? Forget the efficacy of whatever the product
Beauty for the Boys
July 1, 2008
Boys, let’s all be a little open-minded here with what you’re about to read. Women have long sang the praises of finding a cosmetic gem in your medicine cabinet. Be it your favorite moisturizer, shaver, or hair crème, the female species has benefited immensely from “male only” labeled products.
Changing the Beauty Channel for HD Makeup
May 1, 2008
Our television sets are getting sharper, camcorders are zooming in for detailed close ups and even web cams are now able to produce rich, high quality pictures. Are we really ready for the close up? With the advent of HDTV in 2009…
April 2, 2008
Believing makeup company’s promises is akin to believing that a politician will do exactly as he/she says when running for election. The key is to read between the lines.
Scents for Spring
March 3, 2008
Uncorking a favorite bottle, decanter or weirdly shaped candle of a new fragrance can truly be a singularly wonderful experience. The bouquet of a scent, its ability to bring back faint memories or try it out on a significant someone is worth the price of admission.
Head to Toe in 2008
January 2, 2008
This year our beauty resolution is to make sure that we focus on on the whole body. 360 maintenance is the key to getting exactly what we want out of being beautiful from head to toe. Because beauty doesn’t…
It’s All In The Bag: Lip Balm Line Tastes and Feels Delicious
December 3, 2007
Lip balm, a popular cosmetic, is now tasty, moisturizing and cheap, thanks to Beck Rustic’s “Bag Lunch” a mouthwatering selection of hand poured balms. With a blend of sweet almond oil, beeswax and shea butter, “Bag Lunch” solves the constant annoyance of chapped lips…