Smith & Cult.. that is! The ladies that created “Hard Candy” nail polish many years ago, Dineh  Mohajer and Jeanne Chavez…. are back. And boy have they brought their “A” game! Smith & Cult is a brand new “nail lacquer” line that is beyond any that I have ever seen. I received “Diary of a Beauty Junkie,” the Smith & Cult press kit…. and… Keep Reading

  Edgar Santos…. under the radar make up artist to…. the rich and famous….. and one of the most talented make up artists I have ever worked with. I wrote a story about Edgar for Genlux Magazine a year ago…. where I told the story about how he did my daughter’s make up for her birthday… Keep Reading

GENIUS! My daughter Beau came over with the Revitalift Volume Filler by L’oreal last week. She said that it was making a splash around the country and I must try it ASAP! I have natural age related wrinkles on the corners of my mouth…..ones that I would love to be rid of. I took the injector… Keep Reading

I was at an event not too long ago and was speaking with a man who had the most magnificent skin. Plump, hydrated, dewy, glowing are just a few words that described his skin. His secrets weapon? An avocado a day! Well I put it to the test…. and low and behold…. My skin after day two actually started… Keep Reading

Back in May…. we did a story about how Rite Aide Drug Stores were going uptown….. by re-designing the whole store and adding in upscale make up departments. After much investigation and trials… Our number One Choice for the best make up in the store was… Eddie Funkhouser. Eddie himself happened to be in the… Keep Reading

In the health and beauty world these days…. the big “buzz” word…. COCONUT. Good for everything that ails you and then some. This article was originally supposed to be about the health benefits of drinking coconut water (hence the photos). But then my daughter’s friend walked into my home…. and hold the presses! Jaina I… Keep Reading

It is becoming increasingly clear that chronic inflammation is the root of all evils in our bodies. Most disease starts with inflammation…. and ending inflammation will not only help us internally…. but it will help us externally. Skin…. our largest organ. Inflammation ages us, causes wrinkles and causes a host of other skin issues. We have 6 inflammation fighters that are… Keep Reading


The Kerchief Headband is back! Not just for Tupac anymore…. this new fashion statement had a few iconic moments at the Giambattista Valli Spring 2015 runway show…. and is now awakening an old trend and making it so hip to be cool! This look can be easily be made by tying any bandana or scarf around your… Keep Reading

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