Photo Credit: Lyss Stern
If you are a mom in New York, know a mom in New York or even have a mom in New York, you are likely familiar with mompreneur Lyss Stern, CEO of Divalysscious Moms and author of several books including the newly released Motherhood Is A B#TCH: 10 Steps to Regaining Your Sanity, Sexiness, and Inner Diva], with a foreword by Odd Mom Out’s Jill Kargman.
Perhaps you have attended one of her sold-out, celeb-studded events, caught her on one of many TV spots discussing parenting snafus or just stood behind her at Starbucks, but one thing is for sure, Stern – and her posse of diva moms and glammas – is ubiquitous in the world of New York parenting.
Lyss, short for Elyssa, chatted with Beauty
As befits the legacy of designer Hubert de Givenchy (think Audrey Hepburns’ LBD in Breakfast at Tiffany’s), the spring launches from Givenchy Beauty are curated, exquisitely designed, and objets d’art that you will want to hold and own.
Case in point, the Ecrin Prive Eyeshadow Quad ($73). The compact alone will make you want to go out and grab this limited-edition palette. Heavyweight and composed of silver zamak (a metal alloy), the top of the case boasts a rivet pattern straight off the runway of Riccardo Tisci, the house’s designer since 2005. Inside, four muted shades are said to reflect the atmosphere of a plush hotel. Taupe, gray, and beige are useable, dare, I say practical
Share a classic Hollywood secret for beautiful hair with this week’s Gorgeous Giveaway. We have 3 Elasticizer Extremes (a $47 value) from Philip Kingsley to give to our lucky winners. Formulated for extremely distressed, porous, and thirsty hair, Elasticizer Extreme is a pre-shampoo, intensive super moisturizing mask that is especially good for damaged and dry hair. In minutes you can hydrate, nourish, and replenish your hair.
The original version of the Elasticizer was created by Philip Kingsley for Hollywood icon Audrey Hepburn, who wanted a repair treatment to counteract frequent on-set styling and coloring. Phillip Kingsley is a classic in his own right. In 1960, he opened the Londo
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Every celeb in the spotlight knows that lashes are THE must-have beauty accessory and it appears that even London girls about town are donning strip lashes on an average day for a bit of extra POP! Who needs a special occasion?!
If we look back to the style icons of the past, they can all be remembered for their seductive long lashes. Elizabeth Taylor’s thick black lashes framed her distinctive deep violet eyes; Audrey Hepburn coyly batted hers in Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Sophia Loren’s sultry flutter mesmerized a generation.
It would appear the stars of 2012 are no different as lash trends are proving as popular as ever. Katy Perry and Lady Gaga are renowned for their oversized