Ole Henriksen Truth Range

Ole Henriksen Truth Range’s new skincare is a range for preventative and corrective anti-aging, featuring three new skincare launches based off of the number one worldwide best seller, Truth Serum. With high levels of Vitamin C for environmental protection and correction of oxidative stress and formulations that strengthen and boost collagen, this line will brighten, lighten, tighten, prevent and correct visible signs of aging.


Truth Revealed™ Super Crème SPF 15 $65

This rich anti-aging crème leaves the skin with a light sheen and luminous glow. It hydrates and soothes skin while fighting the signs of aging as it firms, boosts cell proliferation, and scavenges free radicals. Truth crème is ideal for all skin types, with SPF 15 protection and the exact aroma of Ole Henriksen's Truth Serum.


Truth Is In The Eyes™ $65

Created by Ole Henriksen (skin guru to the stars) to address the specific needs of the eye region—specifically signs of fatigue and age—this exfoliating formula will revolutionize skincare for the eye region. Because the tissue around the eye is so fragile, it is often recommended NOT to exfoliate that area. This groundbreaking blend represents a new realm of possibility for more youthful skin around the eyes.


Truth Serum® Collagen Booster $48

This amazing ten-percent vitamin C skin booster and antiaging treatment firms and smoothes, delivering more radiant skin. The weightless, fast-absorbing, oil-free formula penetrates to deep layers of the skin, offering instant and long-term hydration, nourishment, and antioxidant protection against environmental aggressors.

Orlane Paris Used on Claire Danes for Emmys



Celebrity makeup artist Matin prepped Emmy-award winner Claire Danes with Orlane’s Refining Arm Cream ($85) and Active Hydration Body Care ($100) for the 2010 Emmys.


Orlane Paris Active Hydrating Body Care $100 at Saks Fifth Avenue

A new generation treatment for the body that works with your skin's own natural moisture level to preserve and restore its youthful appearance. Provides instant, intense hydration for comfortable, smooth , moisturized skin. Imperata cylindrica, a potassium-rich plant, stimulates water flow to skin cells. Restores and restructures the skin, imparting a smooth, silky feel. Papaya extract evens out skin tone, retexturizing. Renews tone and vitality while recreating and maintaining an authentic moisture balance. 8.3 oz.


Refining Arm Cream, $85 at Neiman Marcus

Refining Arm Cream contains natural targeted ingredients selected to effectively fight against sagging skin so arms regain a toned, defined, and firm appearance.

Fashion's Night Out - Korres Soho Store NYC





WHO: Korres Natural Productss

WHEN: Friday, September 10, 2010 – 6:00pm – 11:00pm

WHAT: Head to the Korres store in SoHo on Friday, September 10th for an evening of cocktails, cupcakes and makeovers. The event will feature ‘Detox Bubbles, Cupcakes & More’ for guests to enjoy as they help VOGUE magazine celebrate a night of fashion. The stores will include a detox bar serving complimentary antioxidant-infused cocktails based on the Greek skincare brand’s natural ingredients – Wild Rose, Pomegranate, Thyme Honey & Raspberry – along with delicious cupcakes also ‘packed’ with natural ingredients.

Attendees can detox on the outside as well with a complimentary Korres makeover or advice on how to wear VOGUE’s hottest color looks of the season using 'green' make-up. All guests will receive a product samples including global bestsellers.

WHERE: KORRES / 110 Wooster Str. (between Prince & Spring, SoHo, NY)

RSVP: To book a complimentary makeover, call: Korres Store 212-219-0683 or Woosterstreet@korresusa.com

WHY: In a global initiative to promote retail, restore consumer confidence, and celebrate fashion, U.S. and international editions of Vogue are coordinating evening extravaganzas in their respective world fashion capitals. The first evening of New York Fashion Week, Fashion's Night Out will encompass an array of festivities.

ABOUT: Korres Natural Products is a Greek skincare brand with roots in the first Homeopathic Pharmacy of Athens. The first Korres product was an aromatic herbal syrup with honey and aniseed, a recipe inspired by "rakomelon", a warming spirit-with-honey concoction, which George Korres' grandfather used to favour in his hometown on the island of Naxos. Set up in 1996 with the aim to utilize its extensive scientific resources for the development of clinical effective and safe products, the company today offers a natural and certified organic skin & hair care range, a make-up line as well as suncare products and herbal preparations.

Josie Maran GOGO Instant Natural Volume Argan Mascara


Josie Maran GOGO Instant Natural Volume Argan Mascara $22 at Sephora


This mascara's patented Triple V Brush delivery system coats lashes one luxurious layer at a time for full, longwearing, clump-free, water-resistant definition. The rich, hydrating formula evenly builds thickness and smoothness, delivering a full fringe of blacker-than-black lashes with dewy shine. This natural and exclusive formula dries quickly without smearing, smudging, clumping, or flaking. An infusion of nourishing, protein-rich Argan Oil conditions and supports hair growth for lush, supple, healthy lashes.

The GOGO Campaign: Get One, Give One


Beauty for a cause. Josie Maran has teamed up with City of Hope, a leading cancer research, treatment, and education institution, to launch the Get One Give One Campaign. For each GOGO mascara purchased, Josie Maran Cosmetics will donate one mascara to a City of Hope cancer patient/survivor (up to 5,000 units). Thereafter, through Aug. 2012, $1.00 from the sale of each GOGO mascara will be donated to City of Hope's research, treatment, and education of women's cancers. Minimum donation of $25,000. With your purchase, you are helping women look better, feel better, and build self-esteem. Now isn't that beautiful?

Hair Products Pro - Karmin G3 Salon Pro Hair Styling Flat Iron Giveaway



Prize: One winner will receive a Karmin G3 Salon Pro Hair Styling Iron in White (a $300 value) from Hair Products Pro.

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Whether you choose to curl, flip, straighten or add volume and body, the G3 is the only styling iron you will ever need.

The Karmin Salon Pro is perfect for both the professional as well as home users with features such as flash quick heating, a tangle-free swivel cord and temperature settings for all hair types. Styling your hair is virtually effortless and results are smooth, silky, shiny hair.

The ceramic plates are infused with tourmaline which together work to produce more negative ions. Negative ions work to seal the hairs cuticle for smoother, frizz free results as well as lock in moisture, protect color and add shine to your hair.

Infrared heat works to heat the heat the hair from the inside out providing healthier styling, less damage and faster styling.

This ultra glossy and super sleek styling iron is available in 3 distinguishing and enticing shades, choose the one that reveals your personal style.


The giveaway will conclude September 13th.

Note: The winner will be randomly chosen through Random.org.

Winner must respond within 72 hours of notification.

Emily Blunt Emmys Hair with Laini Reeves and Moroccanoil

Newlywed Emily Blunt, walking the red carpet at the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards with John Krasinski, glowed in a beautiful lavender-colored design by Dior and hair designed by her long-time stylist, London-born Laini Reeves, co-owner of the hot new Essensuals London Salon on Melrose Avenue in L.A.

Laini Reeves, who also styled the hair for Emily Blunt’s recent wedding, created a fresh yet sophisticated look inspired by the iconic finger waves of the 20s. She used lightweight, instantly-absorbed argan oil-infused Moroccanoil products to style Emily’s shoulder length layered hair into a beautiful waved design that fell slightly below the jawline on the sides, and with shorter, pincurled accents at the nape of the neck.



How to Achieve This Look


“We wanted to create a look that was very different from any that Emily had worn before. Once I saw the gown, I knew that a modern look based on the waved looks of the 20’s was the perfect compliment for the design.

- I first shampooed Emily’s hair with Moroccanoil Moisture Repair Shampoo ($20 at Folica) to leave it soft, shiny and well conditioned for the intricacies of styling.

- After mixing a cocktail of Moroccanoil Intense Curl Cream ($28 at Folica) and the original Moroccanoil Treatment ($37 at Folica), I worked the blend from the middle to the ends of the hair to control ends and flyaways and provide natural-looking, soft hold.

- Next, I made a low side-part on the right and then pincurled the hair in alternating patterns towards the left and behind the right side. Since Emily’s gown had a beautiful beaded accent on the right shoulder, I wanted to place the hair behind the ear to show this off. (I made the pincurls in the classic way, pinning three alternate rows of of them (anti-clockwise/clockwise/anti-clockwise).

- I then misted Moroccanoil Glimmer Shine Spray ($22 at Folica) on Emily’s wet hair and let it air-dry for one hour while make-up was applied. I didn’t use a hairdryer this time since I didn’t want the hair to appear blown in any way. I wanted it to look authentic with all the ends nice and neat, so the waves would look softer yet controlled when they were brushed.

- Once Emily’s hair had air-dried, I released the pincurls and raked my fingers through her hair. I used a panel brush to keep her hair flat to the head so it wouldn’t disturb the root movement of the wave, and gently brushed from part to ends so her hair fell into a lovely wave.

- Finally, I shaped and styled the flow of the look by framing the left side of Emily’s face with a cascade of waves. I placed a hidden pair pin to hold it in place.

- To accent the look, I attached a diamond accessory in the hair above the right ear (I crossed two bobby pins, clipped on the earring, and sewed it in with silver thread).

- Since we wanted the style to look a bit shorter and also accent the nape of her neck, I created a pincurled, textured effect there at the nape.

- I finished the look with a quick mist of argan oil-infused Moroccanoil Luminous Hairspray ($20 at Folica) to give the hair a beautiful hold without compromising on softness, movement or shine.

The "Little Black Dress" of Makeup



Every stylish woman knows that her wardrobe isn't truly complete without the perfect "Little Black Dress". That timeless piece that fits any occasion and is always in fashion.

Noir Cosmetics is founded on the belief that this same principle of style should also apply to your cosmetics bag.


Liquid Liner $18
Available in Starry Night or True Black


Mascara - Lash Lust $17


Eye Pencil $15 - $16
Available in Black Mania, Smog (Smooth Blend), Forever Noir (Long Wear), Black (Ultra Rich Eye Pencil), or Jet (Retractable Waterproof)


Eyeshadow Palette Trio $28


Gel Eye Liner - Gel in Royal Black $16


High Precision Eye Liner Brush $12


Pencil Sharpener $6

Betsey Johnson for Tweezerman Slant Tweezer Collection



At her chic downtown Soho store on August 24th, Tweezerman and Betsey Johnson celebrated the launch of their highly- Anticipated new Designer Series Slant Tweezer Collection. Notable editors, producers, journalists, stylists, makeup artists and customers mixed and mingled, enjoying cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, and received complimentary brow shaping's with the new Slant Tweezers.


Betsey Johnson for Tweezerman Slant Tweezer Collection $25


Now you can tweeze with style, using plucky tweezers that feature an image created by New York-based designer Betsey Johnson. Johnson transforms this everyday tool into a fun object that personifies the colorful rock 'n roll spirit that has been her signature since the 1960s. A professional-quality product, these are the only tweezers named a 'Best of Beauty' winner by Allure editors for nine years running.

For unrivaled comfort and true precision, Tweezerman tweezers are hand filed at a 25-degree slant. This ergonomic angle provides more surface area, making hair removal easier. Perfectly calculated tension closes the tweezers evenly and firmly. Surgical quality stainless steel tips align perfectly and grip without clipping hairs.

Budget Beauty Bags


Lady Leopard Crescent Makeup Bag $15 at Fluff Shop



SEPHORA COLLECTION Black Studded Bag Collection $20 - $52


Molly Mermaid Train Case $30 at Fluff Shop


Trina Square Cosmetic Bag in Grey Raquel $28 at Nordstrom


Harajuku Lovers Bathing Beauties Bag Collection $12 - $48 at Sephora


Lana Makeup Bag $38 at Benefit Cosmetics


5-Piece Cosmetic Bag Set $9.31 at Handbag Heaven
Available in Orange, Black, Blue, Pink, or Green


Allegro Gothic Floral 3-pc. Cosmetic Bag Set $19.99 at Target.com


Betsey Johnson Cosmetic Bag $30 at Urban Outfitters
Available in Silver, Blue, or Pink


Hello Kitty Cosmetic Bag - Pink 2 Piece Sett $9.99 at Target.com

ResVitále Review and Gift Basket Giveaway - Includes a Bottle of Organic Wine!



Prize: One winner will receive a gift basket that includes a bottle of organic wine, wine stopper, Beautiful Legs, Beauty Sleep, Collagen Enhance, and a candle from ResVitale.



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Their story begins in 1905, when a French family inherited a beautiful vineyard in Southern France. After discovering a passion for the vine, they dedicated their lives to the native farming and harvesting practices of Bergerac. After generations of devotion to their winemaking, the family has perfected the art and science of cultivating their land and nourishing their vineyards for the finest, purest harvest.



Firmly rooted in its authentic foundations and French heritage, ResVitále's story captures the very essence and values of the French vintner, delivering you a product rich in culture and abounding in authenticity.



Organic ingredients protect your body from the many harmful additives associated with the pesticides and herbicides used in non-organic farming. The finest Resveratrol is naturally produced by plants as a defense against harmful elements in their environment. Since non-organic plants have man-made chemicals to protect them, the level of Resveratrol in the grapes is next to none.

ResVitále provides you with the purest, most potent levels of Resveratrol through their organic sourcing, their innovative research and their unrivaled dedication to quality.



I received two bottles of their Resveratrol, 250 mg ($39.99) and 500 mg ($39.99 - $69.99), which is also available in a smaller dosage of 125 mg for $23.99. You can also buy the Resveratrol Age-Revitalizing Fruit Chews ($19.99) if you're not keen about taking supplements.

While Resveratrol is becoming widely known for it's amazing anti-aging benefits, it is little known for what else it does for your health. It will give you a zap of energy, which will also help aid in weight loss. Reduce your carbohydrate utilization, which means that your body won't use its normal amount of carbs. Think of it as a carb blocker since it will just pass them through. It is also known to prevent and reduce certain tumors, including the cancerous types. This is enough to convince me that this is a great product, considering the benefits. I'm even more convinced now since I feel more energetic by taking these supplements. While I'm not experiencing the noticeable signs of aging, I like to use products as a preventive since you don't want to wait when it is too late.



The Collagen Enhance 1000 mg ($39.99) is another product that has anti-aging benefits. It will also give you radiant and smooth skin since it promotes collagen production, which decreases as we age. While you can't stop the time, you can make it less visible with this product! This product can be used as a preventive even if you're not experiencing the signs of aging yet. I have taken collagen supplements before and I loved the results, but I like these supplements even much better since they are organic and come in vegetarian capsules. Collagen isn't only great for the skin, but it is also great for the hair and fingernails. It is well worth the price considering all what it does for your body inside and out.

The product in this review was provided to the reviewer for keeps and the purpose of writing a review. This in no way effects the quality of the review provided. No monetary exchange occurred in exchange for the writing of the review. The views expressed in this review are strictly that of the reviewer. All reviews provided here are the work of the reviewer and remain completely unbiased.



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Whitney Port Helps Sephora Kiss for a Cause





Whitney Port was at the Sephora Hollywood and Highland store in Los Angeles to kick off Sephora’s “Kiss for a Cause,” a three week long-initiative to benefit The Beauty Bus Foundation, a Los Angeles-based non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for homebound, terminally or chronically ill people and their primary caregivers by bringing beauty into their lives. This foundation provides in-home beauty and grooming treatments, free of charge, to those who might not otherwise have access, helping them maintain dignity and giving them respite during a difficult time.

During the promotion, Sephora is inviting its clients to try one of fall’s hottest trends, the bold, red lip, and donate their kiss to the in-store collage. Whitney Port was among the first to donate her kiss and add it to the growing mosaic of supporters, choosing Make Up For Ever’s Rouge Artist Intense Lipstick in #43, Moulin Rouge ($19) as her favorite shade.



From now until September 15th, $1 of every qualifying red lip purchase at Sephorawill be donated in support of The Beauty Bus Foundation, up to $25,000. To select the perfect red, let a Sephora artist guide you during a custom Red Lip Express Service, or to simply donate a kiss, what better place to explore a trend and feel good about it than at Sephora’s “Kiss for a Cause.” Take your pick from the below participating brands and give the red lip trend a more meaningful look on you and someone else.



Sephora PRO Team makeup artist Jill Powell used Make Up For Ever’s Rouge Artist Intense Lipstick in #43, Moulin Rouge ($19) as the focus of Whitney Port’s total beauty look, then layered on Fusion LipFusion Infatuation Gloss in Screen Siren ($29) to add shine. Both are featured shades in the ">Sephora “Kiss for a Cause” promotion.



This striking lip was balanced with dramatically lined eyes for a glamorous, classic Hollywood look. Sephora Collection Waterproof Smoky Cream Liner in Must Have ($10), a deep, matte black, was applied with a brush in bold strokes over Stila Kitten Eye Shadow ($18), a light, shimmery champagne, creating a sultry doe-eyed effect. Several coats of Sephora Collection Advanced Lash Booster Mascara ($17) finished the look. Tarina Tarantino Dollskin Cheek in Charmed ($25) added a sheer rosy flush to her cheeks and misted TEMPTU AIR pod™ Highlighter in Champagne ($25) to add a hint of illumination. To create the perfect canvas for Whitney’s look, Jill used Josie Maran Tinted Moisturizer ($38) and Smashbox Halo Hydrating Perfecting Powder ($59).



Hair Stylist Robert Steinken complemented her look with a modern, sophisticated ponytail. He smoothed the hair with No Frizz Styling Cream from Living Proof ($14 - $35) and pulled it back into a high ponytail with an elastic. He wrapped a small section of hair over the fastening and spritzed with Hold Flexible Hairspray ($14 - $24), also from Living Proof.

All products are available at Sephora and Sephora.com.

Kiss for a Cause with Sephora and Beauty Bus Foundation



$1 from every red lip product before September 15th, 2010, (up to $25,000) will benefit the Beauty Bus Foundation.

The Beauty Bus Foundation provides in-home beauty treatments to terminally and chronically ill patients and their caregivers. for more information, visit http://www.beautybus.org.


MAKE UP FOR EVER Rouge Artist Intense in 17 (Pearly Gold) or Moulin Rouge (Satin Vibrant Red), $19


Fusion Beauty LipFusion Infatuation in Screen Siren, $29


Korres Raspberry Antioxidant Liquid Lipstick in Red 56, $22


SEPHORA COLLECTION Rouge Cream Lipstick in The Red 04, $12


Dior Sérum De Rouge Luminous Color Lip Treatment in Red Serum 850, $32


Dior Dior Addict Lip Glow $28


Kat Von D Painted Love Lipstick in Adora, $18


Bare Escentuals Buxom Big & Healthy Lip Stick in Barcelona, $18


Tarte LipSurgence™ Natural Matte Lip Stain in Fiery or Envy, $24