Minx, a breakthrough system for creating long-lasting nail patterns, has been a huge celebrity favorite for awhile. However, despite its growing popularity, it’s still been hard to find a salon that actually offers Minx… and once you do find one, chances are they charge a pretty penny for the service. Not to say that isn’t worth it, but still — for people who have been waiting for Minx to become more available for us beauty-loving non-celebrities, it can be a long, frustrating wait full of boring normal manicures and smudged Nail Art Pen disasters. Read more
Wella Professionals is celebrating 130 years of hair color innovation, and this weekend, June 26th and 27th, participating Philadelphia-area Wella salons will be providing women inside access to professional colorists who will demystify salon color brands and educate and inspire women to discover their best hair color. Recognizing the importance of hair color to women, on-site experts will offer free, personal recommendations as well as a 25% discount coupon toward a Wella color service at a participating salon. Guests are also able to enter the Wella Facebook sweepstakes online for a chance to win a VIP beauty makeover in NYC. I’m happy to say I’ll be at this event all day on Saturday the 26th!Â Read more
If you haven’t heard of Scott Barnes, it’s certainly not because he’s not worth knowing about. The successful makeup artist has created looks for the likes of Jennifer Lopez, Mariska Hargitay, Kim Kardashian, and has recently released a book, About Face, which gives insight on the secrets behind his most famous beauty transformations. He believes that the key to a gorgeous look is first and foremost a healthy, glowing complexion, and his widely popular Body Bling is what he considers to be the perfect way to achieve it without harmful rays or an unflattering orange hue.Â Read more
With warmer weather here, I asked Paula Begoun to share some summer skin care advice to help us get our glow on! Paula is the creator and innovative force behind Paula’s Choice skin care and cosmetics. She also launched Beautypedia.com, which features tens of thousands of candid, research-supported product reviews by Paula, herself.
For a summer of fun in the sun, check out what Paula had to say: Read more