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  • Beauty & Brains: Supermodel Discovery To Reduce Cellulite With BelleCore Bodybuffers

    Nancy Donahue

    I’ll Have What She’s Having: Bellecore bodybuffer, an anti-cellulite product that is so good, it becomes addictive! Supermodel Nancy Donahue, a refined blonde in the way that makes the straightest of men drop to their knees is the genius behind Bellecore body buffers. Nancy and I have known each other for years as we share a mutual friend, Vincent Gagliostro, art director of FocusOnStyle. The thing is that when it comes to reducing cellulite, someone as lithesome as Nancy could be the last…

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  • Olympic Beauty Secrets from the USA Synchronized Swimming Team

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    Olympic Beauty Secrets with Expert Hair & Skin advice from Mariya Koroleva and Mary Killman of the US Synchronized Swimming Team: And with the London games in full effect, the Olympic duo are here to share some invaluable tips to keep your hair & skin looking their best just as you’re combatting sporty summer events. And trust them, after all, they’ve spent many a day battling the sometimes harsh effects of competitive swimming and know what it takes to keep you…

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  • Younger Than Springtime! It Cosmetics Vitality Anti-Aging Color Collection Sets You On the Right Path

    It Cosmetics Vitality 5-Piece Anti-Aging Color Collection

    At a certain age too much makeup, or the wrong texture of makeup, can make otherwise bright skin look like a day spent lounging at the embalming lab. Look pasty no more with It Cosmetics (that stands for Innovative Technology) latest bundle of the Vitality 5-Piece Anti-Aging Color Collection. >> MORE: Beauty Tips Developed with plastic surgeons and infused with all sorts of cutting edge goodness to keep you looking vital just like the name says, the anti-aging color collection includes…

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  • The Big Squish- Top 10 Anti-Cellulite Products Global Beauty Round Up


    Squish This, Get Rid of That: It’s that time of year again and we are all on the search for anti-cellulite products that work. Or, work more than enough to keep us just a bit happier and getting dressed that much easier… even strategically cut out swimsuits cannot hide cellulite on your thighs. While ridding cellulite permanently or completely from a cream may be wishful thinking for many of us, getting a very noticeable amount of smoothness and self-confidence really is a…

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  • Cannes Do Chic Hair- Heidi Braids and Soft Makeup Balance A Vivid Red Lace Dress

    Sarah Gadon poses at the"Antiviral" Photo Call during the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival Palais des Festivals

    I’ll Have What She’s Having: Off-handed hair, by way of classic Heidi braids that juxtapose a brilliant red lace dress a la actress Sarah Gadon Wearing something vividly bold– as a red lace dress– can get tarty, fussy, or even dowdy if your hair and makeup are not in check.  Lace is a super trend this season but how can you pull it off for day or even a less formal occasion and keep your look right on track? With the…

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  • Top 10 Professional Beauty Finds- Use What Makeup Artist Pros Use via The Makeup Show

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    It can take a lot of the right makeup to look better than natural on camera. One of my favorite pitstops to see what makeup artist pros use in their kits is The Makeup Show by The Powder Group trade show for beauty gurus. These may not be makeup brands that you see advertised in the pages of magazines, but are the brands used on many the models. >> READ: Professional Beauty Finds- What’s In Your Makeup Artist’s Pro Kit via The…

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  • Beauty Product Launch: M. Steves Rose Hip Seed Oil Helps You Look Ageless Longer

    M. Steves

    Just in time for a Mother’s Day gift idea… Don’t send beautiful flowers, send rose hip beauty by way of M. Steves! Face it, roses die but what’s inside can keep Mom (and you) looking radiant. Just launched is M. Steves’ first line of skincare product based on the natural, power-packed Rose Hip Seed Oil. >> FEELING FLOWERY?  Some tips on How to wear floral prints Mally Steves Chakola, the creator of  the line stumbled upon the benefits of rose hip seed oil…

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  • How I Remember Vidal Sassoon- Some beer and an angry mom!

    An ancient photo of me in Italy with one of the many incarnations of a Vidal Sassoon Salon styled bob

    Bet I got your attention with this headline! I got my mom’s attention too. I really owe my hair (on a good day) to Vidal Sassoon… well to the salon and their team of precision trained stylists.  The hair legend’s death this week has me thinking about how his work personally helped create my hair look. >> RELATED: Hair Tips & Trends When I was about 15 my mom must have gotten sick and tired about my three threads of…

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  • Bridal and Prom Hair Inspiration Fresh From Badgley Mischka Bridal Fall 2012


    With prom & bridal season now upon us, take a lead from hairstylist Peter Gray who offers up his expert hairstyling tips to help you look your best on your special day. Let’s get excited with some of these bridal and prom hair inspiration photos and how-to’s…. Fresh off the runways of Badgley Mischka’s Fall 2012 Bridal Collection comes a romantic option inspired by the sophistication and timeless elegance of fashion icon Walli Simpson, Duchess of Windsor, and her old-school silver-screen glamor….

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  • Expert Beauty – Natural Makeup Tips from Dimitri James of Skinn Cosmetics


    Exude Femininity with the expert help of Dimitri James: Natural make-up is as strong of a perennial Spring trend as nautical themes are so take note with sensational advice that’s destined to get you in the know on looking easily fresh-faced this season… >> WATCH: Natural Makeup Tips for Everyday Beauty  Skinn’s Dimitri James shares his inspiration, tips & know-how with us below- Smokey eyes and bold red lips are undeniable statement looks, but sometimes the best declaration you can make with your…

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  • Favorite bridal makeup tips to look timeless and beautiful in your wedding photos


    You may not be getting married but just might be wanting to look timelessly beautiful in an important photograph, Brad Boles tells you how you can achieve perfect, better than natural makeup that won’t look dated. – S.H. If you are embarking upon the most important day of your life, you’ve probably put in hundreds of hours into the planning of every detail of your wedding. So, don’t fall short on your make-up choices! I’ve leafed through many wedding albums and…

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  • The 3C’s of the Corrective Hair Color Process: Cut, Color and Condition


    I’m not perfect, I get it. I make mistakes. BUT, eight different hair colors in one week?! No, it’s not because I’m trying to outrun Katy Perry in the hair color quick-change market, it’s because I’ve strayed. I admit it. And then like any other dirty deed, it had to be repaired. Make that color, repair, re-color, repair, repeat and repeat… >> READ: How to Prevent a Bad Hair Cut and Horrible Color If I recommend any product it is because…

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