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MEET THE COLORMARK CREATOR – JOAN LASKER

Posted by 01.01.12

In 1996, Joan Lasker was in an enviable position. She took early retirement from her position as Vice President, Corporate Public Relations at L’Oréal USA, and moved her family from New York to Santa Fe. The plan was to ski, play tennis and take long lunches.  But the old cosmetic industry siren call soon arose and Joan found herself developing a product that she knew was sorely missing from the market – an instant liquid hair color for touching up gray roots.  Wearing jeans and cowboy boots instead of stilettos and power suits, Joan, from her new home in Santa Fe, founded ColorMetrics, launching ColorMark, a liquid temporary hair color to touch up gray roots in 2003.  An award wi

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BEAUTY IN THE BOX – CLAIROL NATURAL INSTINCTS VIBRANT

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Date: 08.27.11



Photo Credit: clairol.com

Box dye has long been the purview of experimenting teens or a last-ditch effort for women on a shoestring budget.  No more!  In recent months I have come across box dye testimonials from good-hair icon Courtney Cox (a Clairol Natural Instincts Brass-Free For Brunettes devotee) and beauty scion Evelyn Lauder (the bajillionaire told Harper’s Bazaar that every 10 days she mixes four different boxes of Clairol dye to achieve the perfect shade).  Clairol in a box good enough for them?  Good enough for me too.  I chose Clairol Natural Instincts Vibrant #4 Dark Brown because of its promise of 100% gray coverage.  While I have less than 25% gray, against my naturally dark hair those little suckers tend to shoot out white light from across the room.

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MEET THE COLORMARK CREATOR – JOAN LASKER

Posted by 01.01.12

In 1996, Joan Lasker was in an enviable position. She took early retirement from her position as Vice President, Corporate Public Relations at L’Oréal USA, and moved her family from New York to Santa Fe. The plan was to ski, play tennis and take long lunches.  But the old cosmetic industry siren call soon arose and Joan found herself developing a product that she knew was sorely missing from the market – an instant liquid hair color for touching up gray roots.  Wearing jeans and cowboy boots instead of stilettos and power suits, Joan, from her new home in Santa Fe, founded ColorMetrics, launching ColorMark, a liquid temporary hair color to touch up gray roots in 2003.  An award wi

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BEAUTY IN THE BOX – CLAIROL NATURAL INSTINCTS VIBRANT

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Date: 08.27.11



Photo Credit: clairol.com

Box dye has long been the purview of experimenting teens or a last-ditch effort for women on a shoestring budget.  No more!  In recent months I have come across box dye testimonials from good-hair icon Courtney Cox (a Clairol Natural Instincts Brass-Free For Brunettes devotee) and beauty scion Evelyn Lauder (the bajillionaire told Harper’s Bazaar that every 10 days she mixes four different boxes of Clairol dye to achieve the perfect shade).  Clairol in a box good enough for them?  Good enough for me too.  I chose Clairol Natural Instincts Vibrant #4 Dark Brown because of its promise of 100% gray coverage.  While I have less than 25% gray, against my naturally dark hair those little suckers tend to shoot out white light from across the room.

… read more »


#Gorgeous
Giveaways

  • New year, new beauty launches! Here are all the exciting new drugstore makeup releases for 2021 you need to know about!
  • GET THE SALON LOOK WITHOUT THE TIME, DAMAGE, OR COMMITMENT Static’s award-winning reusable pop-on nails give you a perfect, non-damaging manicure in seconds for a fraction of the salon cost. Wear them weeks straight or a few days at a time—you decide. These universal milky nude nails can be removed, reapplied, painted, and even reshaped for full customization. IN THE KIT 24 Universal nails in 12 sizes — fits average, petite, and larger sized nails Static Nails' Non-Dama
  • 9 Biggest Makeup Trends 2021 - Your Classy Look
  • Pink Pumpkin Pitaya Smoothie Bowl


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