Dry Cleaner’s Secret, Around $20 for a 14-Count Box

What: Angela takes the “Dry Cleaner’s Secret” home dry cleaning cloth for a spin (in the dryer, that is). The Lowdown: We all have it – that pile of clothes in dry cleaning limbo, that need to be taken in but don’t quite make it because A) we don’t have time, or B) we don’t […]

Fashion Advice: Riding Boots? Yea or Nay

Dear Budget Fashionista, I’m thinking about investing in a pair of knee-high brown boots, hopefully for less than $200. I’m in love with the current riding boot style, but I’m worried about their fashion staying power. How long do you think the low-heeled riding boots will be in? Are they a safe investment? Answer: The […]

Free Clinique Products for Student

Free stuff for my college peeps… What: Clinique is going back to school with a select group of universities this fall with their 3-Step Skin Care System. Clinique Consultants will be on hand giving expert skin care advice and providing samples to college students. This is a great opportunity for students to learn how to […]

Soap & Glory Cosmetics at Target

What: The latest beauty blog buzz is all about Soap & Glory Cosmetics, scheduled to land any second at a Target near you. What the beauty heads say: This from Girlawhirl.com: “Ever since [girlawhirl] tried Marcia Kilgore’s latest creation, Soap & Glory Cosmetics when they were introduced in England last summer, she’s been dying to […]

Jane Iredale PureGloss for Lips, $19-$24.99 for .17 oz.

What: Angela puts Jane Iredale’s PureGloss lip color to the test. The Lowdown:  The Jane Iredale website description of this product, which contains grape seed and pomegranate extracts, claims “a tingly mint and ginger flavor”; while providing moisture and staying power. The mint is prominent, but not in the best way possible, coming off smelling […]