Beauty Spotlight

Luxury in NYC with James Corbett

James Corbett himself hanging at his color bar. Beauty magazines call him ‘the Secret Weapon’ HEALTHY HAIR WHEN IN NYC It’s no secret that my hair is a mess. It’s always been unruly and crazy big. All modeling agencies have asked me to cut it, without success. But since a bad ‘bleach situation’ done to my hair over a year ago where I lost two thirds of my mane I was humbled by the universe so to speak.

QMS Medicosmetics at Liberty of London

has increasingly become the skincare brand of choice for beauty editors, showcased by its arrival in the Liberty Beauty Hall this summer. Now, from 13th – 19th January 2013, QMS Medicosmetics’ Oxygen Facials will be available in the beloved British store. Oxygen Facials have become known in the industry for their ability to give immediate plumping and moisturising effects. QMS Medicosmetics uses the highest percentage of pure oxygen on the market (98% compared to the standard 70%) to help repair the skin and accelerate the regeneration process.

Organic Avenue: The food of LOVE

Cleanses and detoxes have been the talk of the town (every town!) for years now, I wanted to finally find out what the hype was all about. I had never done a cleanse, and couldn’t wait to give it a try. The experience was excellent, though started out a bit bumpy. I tried the “LOVE FAST” cleanse. For the first few days I experienced headaches, mood swings and bad skin. It was my body’s way of saying that I was literally going through a detox by expunging all the leftover food debris that has been sitting in my system for heaven knows how long.

Spotlight: Dr. Dennis Gross Skincare

The Midwest and East Coast of the United States have been hit with record high temperatures with many cities hitting highs of 80+ degrees which is on average 22 degrees higher than the usual monthly temperatures. Cities that have seen record high temperatures in March include New York, Washington, DC, Cleveland, Syracuse, Chicago, Burlington, Madison, Minneapolis, Detroit, and Birmingham, just to name a few.* Simultaneously, the Earth is experiencing some of the worst solar flare storms in the past seven years.

BITE Beauty

Bite Beauty is a collection of lip products fusing alluring color with the age-defying benefits of powerful antioxidants. Derived from natural and food grade ingredients, Bite is beauty that’s better for you. Beauty is the first ever lipstick line to contain Red Wine Resveratrol, delivering a micro-dose of antioxidants with every application. Resveratrol is the health-boosting component found in red wine, whose powerful antioxidant effects assist the body in the fight against free radicals.

Beauty Spotlight: Dr. Perricone

Long-recognized as THE preeminent skincare guru, Dr. Nicholas Perricone has shared his revolutionary approach to defying age and battling wrinkles with his celebrity clientele, and the general population alike. As a board certified clinical and research dermatologist, Dr. Perricone has pioneered groundbreaking advancements in the treatment and prevention of wrinkles. Touted as the “Father of the Inflammation Theory of Aging”, he has concluded through his research that cellular inflammation is at the root of the cause of wrinkles, and that not only can this aging injustice be treated….

The British invasion continues with US launch of Nails Inc.

With a unique ability to create nail polish shades based on the latest fashion trends, Nails Inc is always the first to market the hottest new items, including special effects 3D glitter polish and crackle top coats. The founder of Nails Inc,Thea started out as a fashion editor at Tatler, so she especially understands that nail polish is not simply nail polish, but an integral part of a person’s outfit and an expression of their personality.

LUSH - The Freshest Cosmetics

If you still haven’t hopped on the organic beauty products band wagon, what you’re waiting for? Organic, fresh ingredients aren’t going anywhere anytime soon. In fact, more and more brands that we know and love are turning to natural and organic ingredients. WHY? Because they’re better for you! LUSH has led the way in providing the freshest, ready-to-use, organic products for over fifteen years now. Who doesn’t recognize LUSH’s iconic packaging or their famed storefronts around the world filled with the dreamiest smelling soaps, bath bombs, gels, and every other CRUELTY FREE cosmetic you can imagine under the sun.

Kate Bosworth in tarte cosmetics for the premiere of L!fe Happens

Last Saturday celebrity makeup artist Amy Nadine created Kate Bosworth’s look for the premiere of L!fe Happens using all tarte products. Get the Look: Kate Bosworth Event: Premiere of L!fe Happens Makeup Artist: celebrity makeup artist Amy Nadine for tarte Date: 6/18/11 Overall Inspiration: “To compliment her hot pink Richard Nicoll dress, I opted for a simple and soft look to highlight Kate’s natural beauty. I incorporated delicate pops of pink on her cheeks and lips.

Davines - "Beauty Will Save the World"

THINK: “Beauty will save the world.” And sustainability can make it happen. WHAT IT IS: A balance between ethics and esthetics. This harmonious approach to beauty integrates the individual and the environment. In developing its innovative hair care line, Davines sought to do more than provide targeted products that deliver beautiful hair. The Parma-based brand wanted to establish a mutually beneficial relationship between its customers and the natural environment, creating a symbiotic equilibrium.