Spa Girls Top 10 Gifts of Bliss and Beauty

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 […]

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 […]

Mother’s Day Giving: 6 Gifts She’ll Love

Finding mom the perfect gift can be a difficult task – especially for the gal who has everything. Thankfully we’ve taken the guess work out of gift buying with our list of Mother’s Day gift ideas. So spoil mom (or even yourself) with our roster of coveted beauty products. A Fine Fragrance Trio from Lisa […]

Show Us the Love: 5 Valentine's Day Gifts We Really Want

Dear Boyfriend, Fiance, Hubby, Future Mr. Wonderful and/or Super Significant Other, This year for Valentine’s Day, I don’t want candy. Or a stuffed teddy bear with a protruding heart. And, let’s be honest, that lacy contraption with zippers in all the wrong places is a gift for you, not me. So, listen up and take […]

All I Want for Christmas is at QVC

Have you been to QVC.com lately? If not, you might want to hit the website before you hit the mall. After all, you can shop at QVC in PJs with a gooey green facial mask on and no one will ever know. Plus, they offer an amazing selection of beauty gift kits and collections at […]

Divine Intervention: Philosophy Divine Color Lip Duo

Full disclosure – I’m a lipstick snob. I’ve tried every brand from high-end to drugstore, lip stain to lip gloss, plumper to liner. I can tell you which brands have the best color, lasting power and hydration. But, for reasons unknown, philosophy’s makeup line has never been on my radar. Philosophy has always been a personal […]

Undercover: Sun Defense for the Glam Girl

Thick, pasty sunscreens are so last century. These days, you’ll find SPF ingredients in everything from soothing botanical face creams to high-end makeup, to hair products. Here’s a new crop of sassy sunscreen-fortified products to keep you pretty and protected. Face Coola Face 15 and 30 at coolasuncare.com, $32. Organic, moisturizing skincare free of parabens, petroleums […]

Good Scents: New Fragrances for the Picky Mom

Mother's Day Perfume Picks

Sniffing out that perfect scent is no easy undertaking – especially when it's a gift for a super persnickety mom. The trick is to try and identify which scent best fits her personality and lifestyle (and including a return receipt with the pretty package just in case!). From sweet to spicy, here's the pick of […]