Beauty Category Archives

Keep Calm and Carry On

Not quite sure why (stress?) but lately I’ve been getting headaches that seem to last at least 12 hours. I’ve tried every over the counter medication to combat the pounding but nothing seems to help. Last week, after a long day of styling (and enduring a throbbing headache the whole time), I came home to a package of beauty products, the most important one being …

Armed and Ready

Armed & Ready: Yesterday after brunch with my family, and before time at the park followed by watching the Giants game, I snuck in a much needed mani and pedi. Since having a baby, the nail salon has become my sanctuary—my time to catch up on the tabloids and just take in silence. I was in the market for a color that was dark, in …

Cold Weather Cures

I’ve heard this Winter is going to be the worst we’ve had in years, and from the noticeable temperature drop already, the weather forecasters just might not be lying this time. When it starts to get colder out, my hands start to feel it first. One way to prevent that is with Mario Badescu Special Hand Cream with Vitamin E ($8-14). I apply a thin …

One Perfect Plump Pout

A couple of weeks ago I was on Good Day New York talking about Fall’s best coats for under $100 (yes, it’s possible!). Before going on air, the delightful makeup artist touched me up. Because I’m a stickler for being “camera ready”, there wasn’t that much to do except apply a lip gloss which has quickly become my favorite. Hello BareMinerals Marvelous Moxie Lipgloss in …

Red Carpet Emmys Recap

As per my long standing tradition to live tweet my fashion dos and don’ts on the Emmys red carpet, last night proved to be no exception. (@LBWstyle). Last year’s Emmys I was loving the jewel tones and the fashion risks the actresses took. This red carpet seemed a bit more mundane. That being said, I still managed to put together my best looks (and worst!). …