Free Beauty Treatment for LA Moms from Suave

I love free stuff, enjoy! What: Suave Back to Beauty Moms-Only Field Trip. LA-moms are invited to treat themselves to a FREE day of pampering, complete with beauty makeovers from celebrity hairstylist, Luke O’Connor, and his team, a gourmet lunch and more.Bring your friends, and you could win $20,000 for your school!  Suave will award […]

Beauty Tip: Keep Those Eyebrows Bushy

What: Bushy dark eyebrows, the hot new beauty statement. Who: Sienna Miller, et. al. are continuing where Brooke Shields left off. What the fashion heads say:The Evening Standard’s ThisisLondon: “The actress proved rather heavy handed in the make-up department, sporting bizarre – and rather distracting – dark eyebrows and dramatic red lipstick during her recent […]

How to Get A $100 Facelift

What: Non surgical face lifts done at your local hair salon as seen on that pillar of news television, Access Hollywood. How: The tension from four, tightly braided and strategically placed small cornrows (near temple, near brow),  “lifts” the area around your cheeks, eyes and forehead. What the fashion heads say: $100 for a non-surgical […]

Beauty Advice: Where to Find Insulated Cosmetic Bags

Dear Budget Fashionista, HOT weather is almost here. Are there any insulated cosmetic bags out there to keep make up from melting? Answer: Avon has a cosmetic bag with an insulated inside for $15.00 ($3.99 when you select 2 color purchases). You can also try a company called IcyBag, which sells an insulated cosmetic bags […]

Kristi Gives Us Her Beauty Tips

Jojoba Oil: I just rediscovered this product that had been wasting away in a storage closet after moving to Michigan and, for the first time, experiencing dry skin. In the evening after washing my face, I put one spritz of this pseudo oil (it’s really a plant-based liquid wax), rub it onto my face, and […]

Use Chapstick As a Budget Lip Primer

I have a small beauty tip. With the new red lipstick trend that has become all-the-rage on and off the red carpet, chapstick is a great, inexpensive way to keep the color from flaking and fading. The chapstick acts as a primer for your lips and keeps them looking luscious. Just apply a little chap […]

New Beauty Product Line: Boots at Target

Boots, the UK based drug store chain, is the ultimate drug store, sort of like CVS, Sephora, Target, and Whole Foods all mixed into one brand. The chain has been around for like forever (over 100 years) in Britain, yet it has taken until this year for the products to make a big push stateside.  […]

Beauty Advice: Winter Skin Guidelines and Tips

Dr. Kaplan is THE dermatologist to the stars, who happens to have his own, pretty pricey, skincare line.  While it might be a bit of a stretch to spend $50 on his eye cream, you can use his tips for getting rid of the ash and keeping skin glowing and gorgeous in winter months. Winter […]