Category Archives: Beauty

Big Sexy Hair

I was never one of those people who thought hair tools were that important. Well, no, that’s a bit of a lie. I have multiple sets of hot rollers but at least two are leftover from a shoot.  I rarely … Continue reading

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Southland Tales: Moby

Once every blue moon, or once every decade, or so, whichever comes first, I meet someone that really makes me reevaluate the way I see things. Back in 1996, when my daughter was two years old I took her to … Continue reading

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Wearin’ It Out this Spring

At first, I was excited with my new tube of Burt’s Bees new, purply-sheer tube lipgloss called “Smooch.” It’s got that fragrance that reminds you of cherry cough-syrup, and lays down the slightest Persephone-ish pomegranate shine on the lips, a … Continue reading

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Arbonne: Green, Clean and Beautiful

A friend with gorgeous, glowing skin let me in on her secret: Arbonne. How did I not know of this? I know every line! That’s because Arbonne is only sold through reps. A-ha. So I needed to get some of … Continue reading

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Olive & June Wants to Make Your Nails Happy

On a dreadfully dreary, rainy Saturday evening, Olive & June nail salon looks like a sparkling gem on an otherwise gray Cañon Drive in Beverly Hills.  The shop’s warm interior is like a siren song calling to me as I … Continue reading

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LA Girl: Catherine James

Having Catherine James as one of my LA Girls was such an honor, because her book is more than a memoir – it really should be filed in the “inspirational/self-help” section, although you usually don’t find books there filled with … Continue reading

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Burke Williams Introduces New Steam Pedicure

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to experience Burke Williams’ new waterless steam pedicure at the spa’s Torrance location. For a notorious germ freak, the notion of a pedicure minus the footbath is perfection.   Every time I plunge my feet into … Continue reading

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Beauty by Pivotal

I was lucky enough to attend the #BeautyByPivotal event at the Sofitel hotel! It was a great day of beauty and fashion with hair styling, make-up eyelash applications and nails.   This beauty suite was a THANK YOU on Pivotal’s … Continue reading

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Panasonic Beauty Bar hits New York

The Panasonic Beauty Bar headed to New York’s Salon SCK, which served as the ultimate destination for celebrities and media during this year’s Fashion Week. At the event, celebrity hairstylists provided exclusive blow dry and styling sessions featuring the new Panasonic nanoe™ Beauty … Continue reading

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Think Mink

Lashes, that is. You’ve seen them, probably, and wondered how to get them – and now you can! Lola V Lashes is a new lash company that started in October 2013. The 21 variations of mink lashes include both top and bottom lashes that will last from 2-3 weeks, … Continue reading

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