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Dry-Dirt

Bad Hair Day Cure: Dry Dirt Texture Spray

Volumizing spray Dry Dirt from Jonathan Product texturizes tousled tresses and creates sexy slept-in hair with just a few sprays. Jessica Alba was my hair idol. In the days of Express going-out tops and the overkill smokey eye, I wanted her straight honey-colored locks with shadowy roots that amorously swept across her face. I hampered […]

faux-bob

The Art of Hair Tucking: Faux Bob How-to

Celebrity hairstylist Frank Barbosa has played with the hair of A-listers like Anne Hathaway, Kate Hudson, Jennifer Garner and Sarah Jessica Parker. Here, he shares his tips for creating the latest hair trend: Tucking (AKA, the faux bob). ”Tucking” gives the illusion of shorter hair without lopping off your locks. Why are stars stepping out […]

Palladio-Baked-Bronzer

Faux Your Glow: 6 Skin and Hair Essentials

After a bitter winter and one too many days stuck inside because of uncooperative weather, the sun beckons us like a beacon to soak in its warming rays. But don’t go burning that pretty skin we’ve worked so hard to protect. Stock up on these essentials, slather on the sunscreen and get your glow on […]

spring nail colors

Nail It: Match Your Mani to Your Spring Getaway

Our favorite spring nail colors for your next weekend away with the girls. You know what they say: “You can tell a lot about a girl by her nail polish color.” OK, maybe not, but for many chicas, manis and pedis are as big of deals as shoes and purses, especially on vacation. Embellish your […]

Wash off bronzer

The No Commitment Tan: Wash-Off Bronzers and Body Tints

Fast, fake and fabulous bronzers. Avoid the hassle of self-tanners with wash-off bronzers and body tints, which provide an extra kiss of color without the commitment. Use them to mask imperfections like freckles and bruises, even out skin tone from a self-tanner gone wrong, hide tan lines, illuminate skin for an evening out or add […]

Radiant Orchid

Pretty in Radiant Orchid: 2014 Pantone Color of the Year

Finally, a color we can get behind: Radiant Orchid is named Pantone Color of the Year 2014. A departure from jewel tones of years past, 2014 is all about the bold and the beautiful orchid. Not far off from our signature Spa Girl shade, we couldn’t be more excited. Anointed by Pantone Universe as the […]

RejuvaSea-Total

Swimming in Science: Meet Marine-based RejuvaSea Skincare

Diving in face first to the high-tech, marine-based RejuvaSea skincare line. I am so not a fan of the term “anti-aging” skincare. I get the message but seriously, we are all aging. Right this minute. You, me and every living soul on this planet is getting older. Why fight it? Aging has its benefits: wisdom, […]

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spring nail colors

Nail It: Match Your Mani to Your Spring Getaway

Our favorite spring nail colors for your next weekend away with the girls. You know what they say: "You can tell a lot about a girl by her nail polish color." OK, maybe not, but for many chicas, manis and pedis are as big of deals as shoes and … [read more]

Radiant Orchid

Pretty in Radiant Orchid: 2014 Pantone Color of the Year

Finally, a color we can get behind: Radiant Orchid is named Pantone Color of the Year 2014. A departure from jewel tones of years past, 2014 is all about the bold and the beautiful orchid. Not far off from our signature Spa Girl shade, we couldn’t … [read more]

Hopskotch Kids

Hopscotch Kids Nail Polishes for the Spa Girl in Training

My 3-year-old niece is the cutest little nugget to ever walk the earth and on the rare occasions we get to spend one-on-one time together, it always involves me breaking out my nail polish collection. She's actually pretty good at sitting still while … [read more]

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SKINCARE GUIDE

RejuvaSea-Total

Swimming in Science: Meet Marine-based RejuvaSea Skincare

Diving in face first to the high-tech, marine-based RejuvaSea skincare line. I am so not a fan of the term "anti-aging" skincare. I get the message … [read more]

Eminence

Hot Stuff: Eminence Eight Greens Phyto Masque

Oh sure, roll your eyes. I know, I know. I shell out new favorite beauty finds on a daily basis but this one just tickled me pink. Literally. I picked … [read more]

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Best Moisturizers for Every Age: Drugstore vs. Department Store Brands

A comparison of drugstore vs. department store daily facial moisturizers. We get this question a lot: What's the best moisturizer? The pricey … [read more]

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HAIRCARE GUIDE

Dry-Dirt

Bad Hair Day Cure: Dry Dirt Texture Spray

Volumizing spray Dry Dirt from Jonathan Product texturizes tousled tresses and creates sexy slept-in hair with just a few sprays. Jessica Alba was … [read more]

faux-bob

The Art of Hair Tucking: Faux Bob How-to

Celebrity hairstylist Frank Barbosa has played with the hair of A-listers like Anne Hathaway, Kate Hudson, Jennifer Garner and Sarah Jessica Parker. … [read more]

Palladio-Baked-Bronzer

Faux Your Glow: 6 Skin and Hair Essentials

After a bitter winter and one too many days stuck inside because of uncooperative weather, the sun beckons us like a beacon to soak in its warming … [read more]

More Haircare Finds