Author Archives: Donna Lethal

Donna Lethal

About Donna Lethal

Donna Lethal is the author of "Milk of Amnesia" and writes for her own blog (Lethal Dose), Hair Hall of Fame, Dowager Quarterly, Find A Death, & the Valhalla Cemetery chapter in "Weird Hollywood." A native of Lowell, Mass., she's lived in Boston, NY and London before settling here. When not writing, she's doing yoga or fleeing to the high desert in a vintage Celica Supra. She is researching her next book in New England.


In the past month alone, my hair’s experienced deep Southern humidity, beaches, airplane cabins, train cars, and now, 25-degree New England coastal ice. I had nearly settled into a bun routine until I arrived at my next destination to find … Continue reading

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Poubelle Twins Calendar Release Party

The Poubelle Twins, longtime darlings of Los Angeles’ legendary Lucha VaVOOM, as well as countless burlesque stages (the iconic French Maids of The Velvet Hammer, naturellement!), comedy venues and wrestling rings from TJ to Stockholm, are releasing their 2015 calendar and to … Continue reading

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Shoes That Fit + Holiday Wish List

This holiday season, Nordstrom and New Balance are teaming up with their nonprofit partner, Shoes That Fit, to give customers the chance to make a big difference in the life of a kid this holiday season. Starting November 1, customers … Continue reading

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Lash Closet

If you’re on the go like I frequently am, Lash Closet is a lifesaver. Now offering a customizable subscription-based service (weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, and bi-monthly, although you can still purchase without a subscription package.)  For those serious about their lashes … Continue reading

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Glamour Ghoul: Halloween Makeup

Wondering how you can master your own spooky makeup, effects, or even body paint? Or maybe you’re desperate to win the office costume contest but greasepaint and rent-a-costume won’t cut it? Get it done in the comfort and privacy of … Continue reading

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Advanced Style comes to Los Angeles

I’ve been a big fan of Ari Seth Cohen’s “Advanced Style” blog since he began. Having had a great-aunt who was (and remains) one of my major style influencers, his work spoke to me immediately. Living in New York for … Continue reading

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Kenn Gray Home partners with Best Friends

International home goods line Kenn Gray Home announced a partnership with “Glee” actress Charlotte Ross to benefit her charity of choice, Best Friends Animal Society, as part of the Kenn Gray Home Gives Back campaign. Kenn Gray Home will contribute … Continue reading

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4th Annual Hero Dog Awards: Recap

Now in its fourth year, the Hero Dog Awards competition searches out and recognizes America’s Hero Dogs – often ordinary dogs who do extraordinary things, whether it’s saving lives on the battlefield, lending sight or hearing to a human companion, … Continue reading

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Standing – Still!

I packed three pairs of false eyelashes, a tiara, over 6 sunscreens and far too many (is there such a thing?) high heels on this last trip. Obviously I’m a whiz when it comes to paring down to the essentials. … Continue reading

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Rich’s Argan Oil Elixir

I love skin and hair oils. Oils used to have a bad name until a few years back, but for me – going from the desert to humid New England in a month – travel has made my skin and … Continue reading

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