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  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Midwest Macy’s Ditches Paper for Plastic

    What: Macy’s is going plastic. Their stores located in the midwest (Macy’s North), will use plastic shopping bags in all departments except, of course, the departments that carry designer fashions. While this is nothing new for Macy’s shoppers on the West and East coasts, this is a major departure for shoppers in the midwest, who [...] Read More

    July 17, 2007 by TBF

  • Reviews

    Softsoap Nutra-Oil Moisturizing Body Wash

    What: Softsoap Nutra-Oil Moisturizing Body Wash Price: $3.99 for 18 fl oz. My Opinion: This great smelling body wash really does leave your skin feeling silky smooth. It’s formula combines extracts of nutrient-rich oils like Almond and Avocado with a lipid complex, which behaves like a Ceramide, which sounds like a cough medicine, but is [...] Read More

    July 16, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Yea or Nay: Turbans?

    Credit: Marcio Madeira/Style.com Turbans used to be the fashion domain of old school divas like Eartha Kitt and Leotyne Price. However, we’ve seen quite a few D.I.Ts (Diva’s in Training) rocking the cover head look this summer and models walked down the runway during Prada’s Spring/Summer Fashion show in turbans that cost more than your [...] Read More

    July 16, 2007 by TBF

  • Reviews

    John Frieda Collection Frizz-Ease Hair Serum with Thermal Protection, $9

    What: Sabina reviews yet another serum that promises to turn frizzy fuzzy hair into silk The Low Down: Having battled humidity induced frizz for as long as I can remember, I can’t help being skeptical of all the new “miracle” products that keep popping up. While this new serum by John Frieda isn’t some magical [...] Read More

    July 15, 2007 by TBF

  • Fashion + Style

    Trend Alert: Wide-Leg Jeans

    What: The wide-leg pant trend is gaining steam, with fuller-cut jeans and trousers, like these at the Gap, popping up everywhere for fall. What the Fashion heads say: From FabSugar.com: Wahoo! As I predicted, the skinny jean backlash has begun and wide legged jeans are on the rise. Don’t get me wrong – I have [...] Read More

    July 14, 2007 by TBF