Tucked upstairs at the adorable Carlton Hotel in Midtown Manhattan is the colorful Caravan Stylist Studio where I met beauty stylist Valerie Star. I’m here to check out the innovative studio and of course to get my hair, nails, and face professionally made up for a night out.
Caravan Stylist Studio is divided into two wings: a professional studio for face, hair, and nails on one side with artful displays of nail polish, hair products, and all the makeup you would ever want. The other side is filled with racks of envy-worthy designer clothing. This appointment-only studio is geared towards actors, actresses (Taryn Manning from the hit Netflix show “Orange is the New Black” visited
QVC, our fave home-shopping network for beauty, just announced the nominees for the 5th Annual Customer Choice Beauty Awards. Nominees include top QVC brands from the categories of hair care, color cosmetics, skincare, bath and body, and more. You can vote for your favorites now, and the winners will be announced on October 17.
The breakthrough home hair removal system from Syneron Beauty – mē smooth – was nominated for Best Body Beauty Device! For those not in the know, the mē smooth is the first and only at-home professional hair removal solution that is FDA-cleared and clinically proven to be safe and effective on all skin types and tones. You read that right: it’s effective on t
Art, beauty, happiness. These are the objectives that board-certified dermatologist Maritza Perez, MD, FAAD aims for as a dermatologist in terms of results for her patients, and for her own sense of satisfaction. As a Mohs Micrographic surgeon, she works to rid patients of skin cancers while achieving the best cosmetic results possible. Aside from Mohs surgery, Dr. Perez specializes in laser and cosmetic surgery. She is also the Associate Professor of Clinical Dermatology at Columbia University, in New York City, and an active member in numerous dermatology organizations, such as the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Society for Laser in Surgery and Medicine, American A
The “Three Wow” policy is what sets the Red Door Spas apart from the competition, according to Cornelia Zicu, Global Chief Creative Officer of the venerable spa and and hair care authority. This philosophy maintains that every guest should say at least three “Wows” during their spa treatment. If it doesn’t happen, then a Red Door Spas professional will go the extra mile to further enhance the guest’s experience. Nurturing and maintaining beauty—both physical and within—is very important to the Spas’ aesthetic and also to Ms. Zicu. We chat with the CCO about her beauty regimen, her Romanian roots, skincare in the 30s and beyond, and how to maintain a youthful appearance—with or withou