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Big news! PIXI by Petra Glow Tonic is now available for the first time in the U.S. and I couldn’t be more excited. This alcohol-free toner has had a worldwide cult-following for years and after using it for two weeks I can easily see why. My skin looks brighter and tighter…I’m officially hooked!
At the PIXI by Petra Fall 2015 launch I had the pleasure of chatting with the brand’s founder, Petra Strand, when we both needed to give our feet a 5 minute break from the too high heels we were wearing. Strand, a makeup artist with over 20 years of experience, launched PIXI by Petra to give women pure, skin-loving products that help them achieve a naturally radiant “just had a good night’s sle
If you’ve been dreaming of a trip to Provence you might just get your chance. L’Occitane and GLAMSQUAD have joined up to celebrate natural beauty and give you a chance to win big! To kick off the joint venture celebration of their partnership, they’re offering beauty lovers the chance to win an all-expense paid trip to the South of France plus a year’s worth of GLAMSQUAD makeovers. You can also enter to win a $200 shopping spree and a GLAMSQUAD makeover. Entries are being accepted from now through August 14, 2015 at 11:59 pm and are open to all US residents 18 years of age and older.
To win the trip and year’s worth of makeovers, you’ll need to enter online at usa.loccitane.com/bea
July 29th is National Lipstick Day, a day that pays homage to the little black dress of makeup. With just one swipe you can look polished, sophisticated, full of confidence and have more than your fair share of sex appeal. But, choose wisely…your lipstick can do so much more than add color:
The right lipstick will make your teeth look whiter. Opt for blue-based pinks and reds to brighten your pearly whites. If whiter, brighter teeth are what you’re after you’ll want to avoid coral shades, those with yellow undertones and anything too dark.
Since lips don’t contain melanin, they’re particularly prone to sunburn and the damaging and aging rays of the sun in general. Look for lipstic
Saturday, June 27th is National Orange Blossom Day and though the orange blossom doesn’t get the same attention as its’ fruit (the orange) does, the orange blossom is where this fruit first originates from and not-so-surprisingly, it takes center stage to those in the know.
The Orange Blossom can be found in the most delicious food and drink recipes (think Middle Eastern recipes, yummy sweet treats, cocktails, tea and more), the most gorgeous bridal bouquets and even in special beauty products for skin care, bath time, fragrance and aromatherapy.
Orange Blossom water is the byproduct from the process of the distillation of orange blossoms for Neroli Essential Oil, often used in add