Summer Soles Fragrant Footings Scented Insoles: Product Review

What: Robin spares her family from her stinky feet with Summer Soles Fragrant Footings Scented Insoles, $15.00 for two pairs. The Lowdown: Since ballet flats have been my shoe du jour, my sock drawer has endured a long and lonely season. In turn, my family has had to deal with my stinky end-of-the-day feet. Enter […]

Nice n Easy Perfect 10 Permanent Hair Color: Product Review

What: On her quest for the fountain of youth, Robin covers her gray with the new Perfect 10 Permanent Hair Color from Nice ‘n Easy, $13.99. The Lowdown: It’s hard to go into any Target or drugstore and not bump into an endcap filled with Nice ‘n Easy’s new Perfect 10 hair color line. They […]

Keri Long Lasting Hand Cream with Vitamin E: Product Review

What: Robin plunks down $4.99 with hopes of salvaging her dry hands with Keri Long Lasting Hand Cream with Vitamin E. The Lowdown: Truth be told, hand cream is not the sexiest thing on the market. It’s hand cream. Most of the time, you can even get by with a dollop of body lotion. But […]

Neutrogena’s Mineral Sheers Powder Foundation: Product Review

What: Robin cuts off her liquid foundation habit to give Neutrogena’s Mineral Sheers Powder Foundation. $12.99, a whirl. The Lowdown: Since I’m not the biggest fan of powder foundation, I wasn’t sure this would give me the coverage I need and typically receive from my trusty liquid ally. The packaging states that it is the […]

DKNY Delicious Night Lip Gloss: Product Review

What: Robin treats her lips to DKNY Delicious Night Lip Gloss, $16, part of the new DKNY Delicious Night product range. The Lowdown: Honestly, I never saw a lip gloss that went with a fragrance line. Shower gel, yes. Body lotion, yes. A candle? For sure. But lip gloss? Eager to see what was inside […]

Yellow Nail Polish: Beauty Trend

What: From a distance, it looks like someone wore their red nail polish too long and it turned their nails—but if you take a closer look, you’ll see that more and more people are actually painting their nails yellow on purpose.  The Word: In the January 2008 issue of Oprah magazine, Leatrice Eiseman, author of […]