Category Archives: Beauty

The Art of the Dye

Not “die,” although I love to shoot dice, but that’s a different post. I’m talking dye – eyelash dye. Before you wince, consider its usage and history at one of my favorite fun beauty sites, Eyelashes in History, and Theresa … Continue reading

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Queer Pride, Queer Diversity: It’s the Real Thing

Coagula Curatorial’s “Queer Biennial I, LA+NY and Parts in Between” exhibit opening in Chinatown was the scene of a pretty fabulous mini-pride fest last Saturday night.  While many in LA’s LGBT community were on their annual trek to San Francisco’s pride fest, a few … Continue reading

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Vichy at Ulta: Saturday

SATURDAY, JUNE 7 11:00 – 3:00 pm Meet with Beauty Expert, Author + Media Personality Alexis Wolfer, founder and editor-in-chief of TheBeautyBean. Her expertise has been seen on The Today Show, E! News and The Doctors. Alexis’ new book, The … Continue reading

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Get the Look: Whitney Port

I just love BeautyCon  – I wish they had them every month! Their main event was this past Saturday in NY, and as always, the event was jam-packed with tons of beauty inspiration. Actress Whitney Port definitely caught my eye, … Continue reading

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Hot Cloth Cleansers and Balms

I have been addicted to these since I started using Soap and Glory’s Fab Pore Hot Cloth Cleanser. My ritual was to slather it on as soon as I got home, and just leave it there for a while. It … Continue reading

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Get the Look: Jamie Chung

Jamie Chung attends the Godzilla premiere in Hollywood on May 8th and sports an effortlessly chic half updo that is soft and feminine. Celebrity Stylist Emily Mott of LA’s  Spoke & Weal gives us an exclusive get-the-look for Jamie Chung’s … Continue reading

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Thy Crown is Set!

I mean it – with Soap and Glory launching on HSN, all of that body-polishing, lip plumping, skin smoothing deliciousness is now in your living room. I no longer have to walk across the street to Sephora. (Somehow, I always … Continue reading

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Joico Summer Event

Celeb colorist Denis de Souza and Whitney Port hosted the Joico Summer Event at the Sunset Marquis on Wednesday night. Guests enjoyed a tropical filled evening alongside Joico haircare to celebrate their partnerships and collaborations. Amongst these news was Denis … Continue reading

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LA Girl: Sabrina Antoinette

Sabrina first hit the music scene with a feature on “Trumpet Lights” off Chris Brown’s Grammy nominated album “Fortune” and signed to his CBE (Culture Beyond Experience) imprint. She’s toured throughout the Southwest and Los Angeles area and built a … Continue reading

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Skin Deep: IPL 101

“Skin is in” is one of my favorite AbFab lines. AF predicted the irony of skin being fashionable 2 decades before lightening made it possible to actually change your skin tone and retexturizing methods went from abrasive to clinical. I’m … Continue reading

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