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Fashion Empress Vera Wang has dipped her chic toe in many a water: clothing, wedding gowns, china, sunglasses and now…cosmetics. Her 74- piece Simply Vera Vera Wang color cosmetics collection launched in Kohl’s recently, and contains the usual suspects and a few other trendy items.
Among the cosmetics are a Skin Illuminating Tinted Moisturizer ($39.50), an Illuminating Powder Blush ($19.50), a Lash Enhancing Serum ($29.50), as well as mascaras, pressed powder, lip liner, an illuminating concealer and smoothing lip colors. One product, the Soothing Balm ($18.50) is more a skincare and body care offering, promising hydration anywhere you feel chapped, from elbows and hands to knees an
Pomegranates are a good source of vitamin B and C, and are rich in tannins and potent antioxidant phenols. They are also a fusion of pink and burgundy colors which make them pretty to look at. This little, funny looking fruit is considered a “superfood’ in natural circles and has made its way into the skincare hall of fame. Current research on ingredients such as pomegranate, blueberries, goji berries and acai has shown that you can significantly reduce the impact of free radicals with the help of these powerful antioxidants, which is why we see pomegranate showing up in everything from shampoo to cleansing wipes.
Korres Pomegranate Scrub
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Something had been bothering me about my complexion that I had been unable to diagnose – until I went to the recent press presentation about the new Z-Pore Instant Pore Refiner ($24.50) from GoodSkin Labs. Turns out I have a few unsightly pores on my chin and around my nose that really are unflattering. Many friends suffered from pores clogged by dirt and oil in their teenage years, but I fortunately didn’t join them. But now I’ve learned that pores actually get larger as one ages – and may begin to appear larger due to loss of skin elasticity and sagging. Stress, hormones and environmental aggressors also play a part in causing pores to appear bigger.
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Fans of Vera Wang will be happy to learn that beginning in spring 2012, the bridal and lifestyle designer will be offering a line of cosmetics at Kohl’s. An extension of the Simply Vera Vera Wang lifestyle merchandise, which is exclusive to Kohl’s, the new cosmetics range will include makeup and color, skin care, bath and body products and beauty accessories.
“As part of my incredible partnership with Kohl’s, I will now be able to offer women all over America my own personal regimen for skin care and make-up. It is an easy, light, modern and effortless approach to beauty