Posts Tagged ‘Skincare’

Drugstore Discovery of The Week: Curél’s New Cure All

On Monday, April 11th, 2011
Ceramides—lipids that reinforce the skin’s natural barrier and work like a shield to lock in moisture and keep out irritants—are a somewhat unsung hero when it comes to fighting eczema. (Eczema, for the non-afflicted, is an unfortunate itchy skin condition that can creep up on you for a variety of reasons, from a genetic predisposition ...

Lolavie, Officially Unofficial; Botox And The Infinite Sadness; And More…

On Sunday, April 10th, 2011
A day before its official launch, Lolavie, Jennifer Aniston’s much-hyped new fragrance, is getting a name change; it will now go by the name Jennifer Aniston. Neither really do it for us, to be honest. [Scented Salamander] In case you’ve somehow missed the flood of images and articles declaring the undercut a “trend,” this one’s ...

Get The Fall Lip Shine That’s Selling Out Fast

On Sunday, April 10th, 2011
We’ve long been fans of RMS Beauty, the elegant line of organic skin balms, eye and cheek colors, and other face-perfecting essentials from model-favorite makeup artist Rose-Marie Swift. With just a handful of products in her best-selling range, Swift has a rep for creating standouts that do what others truly can’t. (Karolina Kurkova and Miranda ...

Riccardo Tisci Makes His Fragrance Debut; Julia Roberts Lightens Up; And More…

On Saturday, April 9th, 2011
Dahlia Noir, Riccardo Tisci’s first fragrance for the house of Givenchy, will debut in August and feature a print campaign starring his muse Mariacarla Boscono. Love the visuals. [The Fashion Spot] Also launching a fragrance this year: Nicki Minaj. It will reportedly smell like a sexy and confident woman and have a “va-va-voom factor.” [Examiner ...

Clinique Clarifies Its Position On Clarifying

On Saturday, April 9th, 2011
Shocking as it may seem in these days of brisk winds and face-chapping cold, you should still be exfoliating your skin daily to keep it functioning at optimal levels. I myself was recently scolded by a facialist for not doing enough (read: any) skin sloughing at home. “That’s what’s causing the congestion on your forehead,” ...

Caring For Dry Skin

On Saturday, April 9th, 2011
People with dry skin know keeping it hydrated is a monumental challenge, and results in a never-ending quest for moisture. Lotions and moisturisers are necessary but only half of the equation. Not only is it important to care for your skin on the outside, but skincare from the inside can also make a big difference, ...

Miranda Gets The Brush-Off, Latisse Your Way To Thicker Hair, And More…

On Friday, April 8th, 2011
Aside from famously swearing by Tahitian noni juice, yoga, and her own Kora Organics skincare line, expectant mother Miranda Kerr’s other beauty indulgences include makeup artist Rose-Marie Swift’s RMS Beauty line and body brushing. “[It] stimulates blood flow and exfoliates the skin,” she says. It sure does, as anyone who saw Kerr’s exquisite nude portrait ...

A Sugar Rush, Courtesy Of Philosophy

On Wednesday, April 6th, 2011
Those of you with a sweet tooth must suffer this time of year; the temptations of decorative sugar cookies, fancy chocolates, bûche de noëls, and calorie bombs like eggnog are no doubt too much to bear! Even with our savory tendencies, we fall victim to the holiday spread (chocolate-covered pretzels—why do you tempt us so?!) ...

The Latest From La Mer: It’s The Balm!

On Monday, April 4th, 2011
Calling all fashion warriors: The answer to the weary, swollen, sleepless eyes that will befall you in t-minus eight days is now available for purchase. La Mer has just released its new Eye Balm Intense, a lightweight, fast-absorbing answer to its slightly heavier, dark circle-correcting Eye Concentrate that’s specifically designed to de-puff. Like its predecessor, ...

Dr. Jessica Wu Talks Bogus Beauty Aids

On Tuesday, March 29th, 2011
This column features weekly tips and advice from a revolving cast of industry leaders, on hand to discuss your beauty dilemmas, from blemishes to Botox. To submit a question, e-mail celia_ellenberg@condenast.com. There are so many products making antiaging claims these days, it’s hard to know what works and what’s just hype. Any candid guidance would ...