Pretty in Radiant Orchid: 2014 Pantone Color of the Year

Radiant Orchid

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 […]

All Eyes on Emerald: 2013 Color of the Year

Maybelline Eye Color Emerald

A far departure from the vibrant Tangerine Tango that adorned everything from our beauty bags to our fingertips last year, emerald green is a deeply romantic jewel tone that tops the color charts as the Pantone 2013 Color of the Year. “Emerald, a perfectly balanced green, is a mix of warm and cool, which makes it […]

Beauty with SPARKLE

Sparkle Makeup

Local American Idol, Jordin Sparks, just added “movie star” to her already impressive resume with her debut in the new movie SPARKLE, which opens nationwide today! In honor of a flick that we’ve already fallen head over heels for (saw it, loved it!), we hit the aisles of Sephora to scout out products that sparkle […]

Tangerine Tango: Fresh Squeezed Summer Color

Tangerine Tango

Tangerine is not just a delicious and healthy fruit; it’s the Pantone Color of the Year! The 2011 color of the year, Honeysuckle, inspired us to face the day with verve and vigor. Tangerine Tango is a vibrant orange that keeps the energy pumping with the boost we need to recharge and move forward. Tangerine […]

My Skincare Secret Weapons

People often ask me how I manage to try out all the wonderful skincare products that I’m privy to as a beauty writer without my skin freaking out. Trust me, my skin has its tantrums and it’s a rare day when I don’t have a blemish or two (or four). But like most gals, I […]