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Don’t Toss the Gloss

Frankly, we’re getting tired of giving you stories that link cancer and makeup. We’re not sure what R&D scientists are out there gunning for those of us wearing lipstick and eye shadow, but it sure sounds like they want us to look like Charlize Theron in Monster: unkempt, unwashed, sans

Time to get Toned

Tone (www.toneskincare.com) had a polished event on Monday evening in New York City, and One Tree Hill’s Sophia Bush was keynote speaker. “You’ve always got to wash your face,” she said. “That’s a big thing. I should have a particular face wash I use but I don’t. I just have

The Lipstick Conundrum

If you’re constructing a new closet for your insane amount of makeup, you may need to edit your strategy a bit. All the magazines point to seasonal makeup trends (remember, they need to ink some news!), but who’s dictating your closet has to keep up? Case in point: the lipstick.

How well do you know your cleanser?

You love clean skin. You hate your veggies (well, who doesn’t?) but you shop at Whole Foods. But how well do you know your cleanser? Seriously? One look at half the ingredients found in the standard bottle would make my cat run for the hills. Scary sounding ingredients like “parabens”

Actress Holland Taylor’s Favorite Beauty Picks

Full of poise and a true lady, Holland Taylor is surely one of America’s beloved actresses. Ever since she lit the silver screen with her role as Professor Stromwell in Legally Blonde, this lovely ageless actress is a joy to watch and a spirit to admire. Currently, she stars in

Bluemercury’s Love Affair with NYC

Skip over Filenes. Gloss over a few pre-eminent cafes, and find yourself at the doorstep of high-end beauty’s next home: Bluemercury Apothecary & Spa. Founder Marla Malcolm Beck personally picks each product she carries in her store, which is testament enough to her due diligence. From best sellers that include