Beauty Superfans: Let’s Go Shopping

Holiday Finds for Beauty Superfans

Whew, dodged that bullet! The Black Friday bullet of splurge-mania, that is. The pressure to buy massive amounts of cosmetics and skincare that you may or may not need is incredibly overwhelming during Black Friday weekend, don’t you think? What really makes me merry this time of year is not the sales, it’s the makeup palettes […]

DIY Made Easy: Handmade Beauty Box

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I’ve been noticing a trend lately. Or maybe it’s been around a while and I’ve just been completely oblivious (no surprise there). Either way, I’ve noticed new do-it-yourself kits popping up everywhere that have everything you need—including detailed instructions—to suddenly be crafty. Even if you don’t have a crafty bone in your body. Take the Martha […]

Black Friday Beauty 2014: Get Ready, Get Set!

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Too early to be thinking about Black Friday? Girlfriends, please. Do you not adore squirreling away your beauty faves at slashed prices? Averting last-minute gift shopping panic? And snagging free samples and a tote bag or three? Then, the answer: uh, no. Time to start jotting down your list and warming up your fingers for […]

Embracing His Man Beard: Billy Jealousy’s Beard Envy

Billy Jealousy Beard Envy

With a little man maintenance and effortless styling products, your man’s beard will seem like less of an unruly facial nuisance and more like the refined accessory of a dignified gentleman. Let me tell you a secret about what us men think beards can do for us. We believe they give us magical powers. We […]

Yuzen Box: Inspiring Moments of Zen

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Yuzen Boxes filled with luxurious items cultivate serene and euphoric experiences inspiring zenful and beautiful living. Everyone needs their happy place — that dreamy destination insulated from cubicles, screaming toddlers or bank statements. It’s a faraway tranquil sanctuary thousands of miles away from life’s everyday monotony and hardships. I find repose in Maui’s breathtaking beaches […]

Really (Really!) Last-Minute Drugstore Gifts

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It happens every year. You’re invited to a last-minute fete or you worse, you completely forgot someone on your list. You can’t show up to a party empty-handed and you certainly wouldn’t want anybody knowing you forgot them. Thank heavens for drugstores! The aisles of your local CVS or Walgreens are crammed with cute, inexpensive […]

Spa Girls Top 10 Gifts of Bliss and Beauty

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We’re down to the wire ladies, and if you’re anything like us, you’ve got last-minute shopping to do! This year, the entire Spa Girls team put our heads together for 10 must-have gifts for every gal on your list. With sparkling values, the hottest hues and everything in between, here are the products we’re coveting […]

Love Notes: Valentine’s Day Scents

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Fresh notes for Valentine's Day gifts of beauty. With Valentine's Day right around the corner, we sniffed around for scents that will strike a note with the loved ones in your life. From your free spirited best friend to the man on your list, a sweet smelling gift personally selected by you (or by us, but we won't tell) […]

All I Want for Valentine’s Day

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5 Valentine's Day gifts of beauty. I want chocolate. I was roses. I want a lavish bubble bath with way too many bubbles. Oooh I know, I want to eat chocolate while soaking in a giant sea of bubbles sprinkled with red rose petals. Yeaaaah. But truly, when it comes to Valentine’s Day, I love […]

Gifts of Beauty: 10 Under $20

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Starting at $7 and up, these mini gifts of beauty make the perfect stocking stuffers! Shower sweet (and cheap!) nothings on the ones you appreciate. Ideal for teachers, gardeners, hostesses or as a simple thank you to friend, these little minis pack a joyous punch – and all skate under the $20 mark. Great as […]