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At a recent RoC Skincare event a question was posed to the editors, bloggers and other attendees: Do you look great or do you look great for your age?
According to a nationwide survey, in the last year, 82% of women have been told they look great for their age. How would you answer? Sadly, many of us in attendance answered that we look great for our age. Society had turned us into ageists. When you think about it for a moment you might come to the same conclusion that I eventually did…I just want to look great, not great for my age. Studies have shown that backhanded compliments like this negatively affect women in their levels of self-confidence, and impact how they act, feel, and pres
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Every girl’s favorite down-to-earth makeup artist, Bobbi Brown, has a brand new book. Beauty From The Inside Out ($24.95) debuted last month and like the rest of her books, it is destined to be the new Bible for women in search of a healthier lifestyle.
This beautifully done guidebook features a mix of refreshing tips and trendy advice from recipes for your skin , fitness insights, deciphering nutrients, and mastering yoga poses. Bobbi lays the foundation for beauty from within. Building on her lifelong philosophies, here she also provides essential skincare routines, cool makeup techniques, cutting-edge beauty treatments, and brilliant makeovers to make the most of your natural radianc
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Bienvenue Sisley Spa! At long last the first full service Sisley-Paris Spa in North America recently opened at the iconic Carlyle Hotel on Madison Avenue, the home of the smoky Bemelmans Bar and the beloved Cafe Carlyle where well heeled New Yorkers flock for live New Orleans jazz.
The stunning new spa features the renowned French skincare techniques and sweet smelling creams, masques, and serums of Sisley-Paris. The international luxury beauty brand is known for sourcing trend-setting natural plant extracts that deliver the best skincare results. Some of their cult classics include Sisleya Global Anti-Age ($490) and the uber luxe Supremiya Cream ($795). Another perennial favorite is their
I’ve been lucky enough to stay at Canyon Ranch on more than one occasion for some much needed R&R. I’d head there all frazzled and stressed to the max, and return home rejuvenated, refreshed and with additional tools to handle the day to day complexities of life that can make it a little less enjoyable at times. Canyon Ranch’s spa is therapeutic, the classes and lectures are interesting, the different sports and fitness activities are enjoyable, the food is healthy and delicious and the atmosphere is soothing, nurturing. All combined…it brings me back to a calmer state of mind.
Since I can’t get there as often as I like, and some of us might not be able to get there at all, it’s nic