Lauren’s Favorite Hairstyle & Makeup Trends for Spring 2012

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1. 60′s Inspired Eyes – I love the look of long, lush lashes so the gorgeous cat eye look is amazing! Think lots of black eyeliner and mascara to make your peepers pop. 2. Blunt Bangs – I’m always jealous of the women that can pull off bangs like these. It just looks so chic […]

DIY Gel Polish at Home!

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Recently, I saw in a magazine a product that allows you to use gel polish on your nails and do it yourself! I’ve gotten gel polish done on my nails at salons a few times and I love how it looks and how long it lasts. I just had to try it! I grabbed my […]

Inspired Beauty: Marilyn Monroe

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The topic of Marilyn Monroe has always garnered attention and with the release of “My Week with Marilyn”, the iconic beauty is front page news once again. Fans will be mesmerized with Michelle Williams’s ability to capture the very essence of Marilyn’s character and may find themselves longing to rescue the innocent beauty that has […]

Ten Ways to Bring Your Inner Child Out to Play

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While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about.” ~Angela Schwindt I am often accused of being childish.  I prefer to interpret that as child-like.  I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things.  I tend to exaggerate and fantasize and embellish.  I still listen to […]

Transition from Summer Beauty to Fall Fierceness in No Time

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Summer beauty and makeup is all about less is more. You spend most of your time out in the sun and by the pool (if you’re lucky!) where you don’t need to wear a lot of makeup. We’ve all seen that girl that has a caked on face in 90 degree weather…. it ain’t pretty. […]

Beauty Affects Men’s and Women’s Brains Differently

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Beauty is famously in the eye of the beholder; but it’s also in the beholder’s brain, and may work differently in the brains of men and women. In men, images they consider to be beautiful appear to activate brain regions responsible for locating objects in absolute terms – x- and y-coordinates on a grid. Images […]

Suffering From Dry Or Oily Hair? We Can Help!

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Got Dry Hair? If you have dry hair, you probably also have to deal with a dry scalp, split ends and unmanageable hair. You may also have dandruff. Exposure to sun — whether from sailing, skiing or a day at the beach — can also dry out your hair and scalp: Protect them by wearing a […]

Greener By The Minute: The Possiblities Are Endless To “Go Green”!

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Have you ever wondered how to “go green” in different areas of your life? We’ve all heard the same few tips: reduce, reuse, recycle, bike to work, use “green” products, and so on. But have you ever thought about how to help out our Mother Earth in different rooms of your house, while dating, or […]

Look Gorgeous Forever – Book Review on “The Anti-Aging Beauty Bible”

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No matter your age, you are always looking for ways to look gorgeous and feel fabulous, right? Look no further! Health and beauty experts, Sarah Stacey and Josephine Fairley have complied a guide in their popular “Beauty Bible” series called “The Anti-Aging Beauty Bible”. This book is chocked full of tips and guidance on issues […]

Fabulous New Mascaras For Spring!

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L’Oréal Paris Double Extend Eye Illuminator Mascara This mascara includes a volumizing formula on one end and an illuminating topcoat on the other for truly dazzling eyes. $9.95; drugstore.com Dior DiorShow 360 Mascara Dior’s beauty geniuses added a touch of magic to this wand by making the motorized double-helix brush spin in both directions to […]