Dear Budget Fashionista, I love wearing costume jewelry but usually after one or two wears it turns my skin green and/or the piece tarnishes. Is there anything I can do to keep this from happening? Can I coat the metal with something? Any advice you can share would be wonderful!
What: Robin pampers her sad, chapped hands and tired, dry feet with SpaSensials Intensive one-step moisturizing and conditioning socks and gloves, $11.99.
What: Robin’s pout takes the plunge with N.Y.C.‘s new Lippin’ Large Lip Plumper in Strawberry Mousse, $3.99. The Lowdown: It seems that every other lip-gloss that comes on the market these days claims to give you more lip. But more often than not, it’s just a bunch of lip service. The Lippin’ Large line add […]
What: To soothe her insatiable chocolate cravings, Robin adds Aquolina Chocolovers Creamy Bath Foam, $11.64, to her tub.
What: Robin puts L’Oreal HIP Cream Shadow Paint, $11.99, to the test. The Lowdown: When I first came across L’Oreal’s new HIP Shadow Paints, they immediately reminded me of M.A.C.‘s paints in the little metal tubes, which I’ve always been a fan of, despite their mess factor. What’s so genius about these is that they […]
What: Robin tries ROUGE, $32, a spicy and sensual scent created by designer Christian Lacroix for Avon.
Of course, what to pack for a honeymoon will all depend on where you’re going. But let’s assume it’s somewhere hot, sunny, and completely fabulous. Here’s a quick list: Swimsuit. As hard as this might be, make it one you love because you won’t want to ruin the mood by feeling less than great. A […]
What: Nowadays, rubbing on a tat is cooler than going under the needle for one.
What: Robin test runs the Rembrandt Whitening Touch Up Pen to fend off stains before they have a chance to set in, $12.99.
What: Robin exfoliates her way to softer, more luminous skin with the Neutrogena Skin Rejuvenator, $39.99; Rejuvenating Puff Refills, $19.99.