Log in   |  Join the community   
X

BEAUTY   |   AESTHETICS   |   WELLNESS

FROM SCALPELS TO WAVELENGTHS: COSMETIC SURGERY NEWS

Posted by 11.26.12

When it comes to cosmetic surgery, nothing ever stays the same. Procedures, techniques, devices, and preferences are ever evolving. Just think of how popular facial fillers and muscle relaxing injections have become in delaying and even replacing more costly facelifts.

When it comes to the body, options are expanding as well, particularly when dealing with cellulite, breast implants, and mommy makeovers.

For example, FDA-cleared Cellulaze by Cynosure, Inc. is billed as the first and only minimally invasive medical device that reduces cellulite with just one treatment.

According to Marina del Rey, CA, plastic surgeon Grant Stevens, MD, liposuction is the #1 plastic surgical procedu

Read More


PARSLEY, SAGE, ROSEMARY & THYME

Posted by 11.15.11

Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme may be one of Simon & Garfunkel’s most famous songs and spices for your Thanksgiving turkey stuffing, but they’re also key ingredients found in a host of herbal infused beauty products. We’ve rounded up some excellent items for you to check out, but first here’s a quick peek at what these spices are.

Parsley is a species of Petroselinum, native to the central Mediterranean. Sage or Salvia is the largest genus of plants of the mint family. Rosemary has natural antibiotic, disinfecting and beautifying properties and is used extensively to combat lice and dandruff. Thyme oil is an antibiotic and antifungal and its aroma makes it popular for inc

Read More


BIOCORNEUM SPF30 REPAIRS POST-SURGERY SCARS WITH SILICONE FORMULATION

Posted by 06.27.11

Photo Credit: bioCorneum.com

Cosmetic surgical procedures have come a long way baby with advanced techniques minimizing the resulting scars. But nonetheless, minimal as they may be, scars are an inevitable result of plastic surgery. Here we review bioCorneum with SPF 30, an advanced silicone treatment that reduces the appearance of scars while protecting them from further damage. Used for the prevention and management of hypertrophic – raised and red – scars and keloids, bioCorneum, is perfect for post-surgery protection and is even effective on old scars.

Reportedly, the only 100% silicone scar t

Read More


FRIZZ CONTROL: PROFESSIONAL TIPS FROM NYC STYLIST NICK ARROJO

Posted by 04.08.11

Spring showers may bring May flowers, but it’s awfully tough on hair if you tend toward frizzy, like I do. One of my favorite television stylists, Nick Arrojo – he is the former stylist on TLC’s “What Not To Wear” and owner/founder of ARROJO studio in New York City  – has the following tips for taming those frizzies and flyaway locks.

Tip #1: Get The Right Hair Cut
Go for a strong shape that is easy to maintain every day. A cut that is short to mid-length with a good solid shape will suit extremely frizzy hair perfectly, be it curly, straight or grey. Cuts like this won’t alter your hair texture, but will make it more manageable to control frizz.

Tip #2: Style with A Sili

Read More


#Gorgeous
Giveaways

  • Giorgio Armani Rouge D'Armani Lasting Satin Lip Colour - 601 Attitude
  • Christian Louboutin Beauty - Sheer Voile Lip Colour - Private Number - Brown
  • Nars Velvet Lip Glide - Toy (Deep Aubergine)
  • Edward Bess - Ultra Slick Lipstick - Blushed Orchid
  • We Adore: The Velvet Rope Lipstick from Lipstick Queen at Barneys New York
  • Givenchy Beauty Crayon Lèvres - Framboise Velours 1 Sz


We use cookies to offer a better user experience and to analyze site traffic. To comply with the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), we are implementing a cookie consent manager to provide residents of the EU/EEA with the ability to customize their cookies. Until this is available, your continued use of this site will be deemed as consent to use of cookies.