Posts tagged "skincare"

Ask An Esthetician: What Do I Do About My Sunburn? How Do I Pop This Pimple?

Skin: Our largest organ, and also probably our biggest pain in the butt. Managing its temperamental, over-sensitive ways is pretty much a full-time gig, especially if your skin is a

Julie Gerstein | May 20, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Ro’s Argan Body Conditioner Is Coming Up Roses

I spend a lot of time making sure my skin is properly cared for. I’m a connoisseur of waters, serums, masques, cremes, and oils, so much so that my roommates…

Rachel Krause | May 17, 2012 - 11:40 am

Face Oil, Free Of Breakouts

I’m generally terrified of putting oil on my face because I have problematic sensitive skin that reacts badly to pretty much anything I put on it. If it’s feeling dry,…

Julie Gerstein | May 9, 2012 - 11:40 am

Could Snail Cream Become The Next “Miracle Product”?

The beauty industry is no stranger to the use of questionable practices. Demi Moore famously underwent a blood-sucking treatment by leeches, and Madonna was said to have been a fan…

Rachel Krause | May 1, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Footloose And Fancy Free

Ladies, it’s time to talk about something not very pretty: your feet. Specifically, your feet after a winter spent in socks and shoes. If you’re like me, your feet are…

Julie Gerstein | April 25, 2012 - 11:40 am

Beauty Test Drive: Stages Of Beauty Radiance Antioxidant Serum

If you couldn’t already tell, using natural skincare is incredibly important to me. I have extremely sensitive skin that reacts negatively to anything it could possibly react negatively to —…

Rachel Krause | April 22, 2012 - 11:00 am

5 Green Skincare Companies Worth Every Penny

We’re now 12 days into Earth Month, and to celebrate, we’ve been calling attention to all things eco-friendly, sustainable and planet-conscious. I’m not going to front like I’m the greenest…

Rachel Krause | April 13, 2012 - 9:00 am

Flawless Skin — Without The Airbrushing

We all want airbrushed smooth skin without having to pay the hundreds of dollars fancy airbrush makeup kits cost, am I right? Thank God for BB Cream, a masterful all-in-one…

Julie Gerstein | April 12, 2012 - 11:40 am

Beauty Test Drive: Clarisonic Mia 2 Sonic Skin Cleansing System

Skincare used to be a whole daunting arena of the beauty industry that I avoided out of fear. My dry, sensitive skin is so fickle. I washed daily with Cetaphil,…

Jessica Wakeman | April 7, 2012 - 11:00 am

Makeup Bag: 10 Skin-Saving Sunscreens For The Face

I hate wearing sunscreen, which is particularly unfortunate when you consider that I have the whitest, most translucent, most easily burnt skin this side of hole in the ozone layer.

Rachel Krause | March 22, 2012 - 8:00 am

Beauty Test Drive: Boscia Luminizing Black Mask

It’s Boscia, not blackface. Boscia’s done some amazing marketing because the instant I saw this on the shelf at Sephora, I had to have it. A peel-off mask that’s as…

Leonora Epstein | March 7, 2012 - 8:30 am

5 Beauty Products To Invest In Now

I have problem skin. And dermatological fixes have only been temporary. Why? For starters, there are only so many times I will put my body through courses of Accutane and…

Leonora Epstein | February 11, 2012 - 2:00 pm

The Frisky’s Drugstore Beauty Picks

As I’ve mentioned before, I spend approximately 80 percent of my time and income at the Walgreens down the street from my house. I love wandering the aisles of cosmetics,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | February 3, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Finally, The French Woman’s Secret To Beautiful Skin

Have you heard of micellar water? I never had until a few months ago, when I read an interview with the stunning French actress Roxane Mesquida. Her flawless, glowing skin…

Rachel Krause | February 1, 2012 - 10:20 am

Marion Cotillard Is Stunning Sans Fards

Marion Cotillard is my consummate object of envy. Ethereal beauty? Check. Ridiculously handsome actor-director beau? Check. Radiant talent in strong, incredible roles, even portraying Edith Piaf herself? Check. Tack on…

Rachel Krause | January 25, 2012 - 2:20 pm

A New Skincare Regimen To Ensure 2012 Is Your Glowing-est Year Ever

With all of the new colors, formulas, and innovations that have stepped out onto the makeup scene in the past few months, it can be all too easy to let…

Rachel Krause | January 21, 2012 - 11:00 am

10 Perfect Moisturizers For Parched Winter Skin

As of a few days ago, my face has become very, very dry. Until then, I was the poster girl for oily/combination blemish-prone skin, and I’ve always taken great care…

Rachel Krause | January 12, 2012 - 9:00 am

Never Say “Pore Me!” Again

Huge pores. A lot of us have got ‘em, but they’re not always something we want share with the world. Thank the beauty gods for Benefit’s POREfessional, a translucent balm…

Jessica Wakeman | December 30, 2011 - 11:45 am

Holiday Gift Guide: For The Beauty & Makeup Addict

Are you a beauty addict? Do you know one or a few? Then the gift sets on this list will no doubt thrill and amaze. From makeup palettes to body…

Julie Gerstein | December 17, 2011 - 1:00 pm

55 Random Beauty Tricks You Should Try

I love swapping beauty tips with friends, coworkers, even strangers on the street. When someone looks especially fabulous, I make sure to tell them, and, more importantly, ask their secret.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 8, 2011 - 1:00 pm