Yummy DIY Skin Scrubs

DIY skin scrubs are easy, yummy and inexpensive. Oh and yes, the idea of lathering sugar and oil all over your body can be extremely pleasant not to mention how great the health benefits are of the exfoliation process. There are many DIY scrub recipes out there and they're just as efficient if not better than store bought scrubs. Instead of purchasing a high-maintenance, high-chemical scrub from the most popular department stores, we recommend you make your own. When you make you own, you know ...
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Food Blogger Sarah Beaton Turns to “Clean” Beauty Products

Local food blogger Sarah Beaton of Crave and Savor has decided to not only turn her kitchen into a clean and healthy social experience for fellow health nuts, she's now ready to share her love of clean beauty products with her fans and the rest of the world. If you are in to living and sustaining a more natural, holistic way of health, beauty, and well-being then NYR Organics is the right brand for you. NYR Organics is passionate about transforming people's lives by educating them on how to liv...
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Wanderlust O’ahu

If you're looking for a yoga retreat to take all the stress away, I have the retreat for you. Going on right now is the Wanderlust Festival in O'ahu. Wanderlust O’ahu takes place at a destination I like to call heaven, others call it Turtle Bay Resort. Turtle Bay is an oasis on Hawaii’s unforgettable North Shore. A haven for those who love the salty air and the sweet ocean smell, not to mention the gift of daily warm and invigorating sunshine. I've been to many beautiful places, but b...
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Valentine’s Day Gifts by Chic Sketch

One of our favorite mobile apps, Chic Sketch will allow you to create a personalized hand-sketched illustration of you and BAE or you and your BFF for Valentine's Day! The Chic Case, designed for iPhone 6, 6Plus, 7 and 7Plus, $39.99. The Chic Frame available in 4x6 for $44.99 and 5x7 for $49.99. The fashion illustration app, converts user's loving photos into custom sketches perfect for your Instagram! The sketch costs $9.99, but users can enter the code VALENTINES10 (active now through...
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Banana Republic Expands Partnership With Global Style Ambassador Olivia Palermo

Banana Republic will shift the timing of its NYFW presentations to be customer-facing when the collections are in-store. It's a natural evolution for the brand and a move the clients are going to appreciate. On February 9th, Banana Republic will celebrate its Spring 2017 collection with global style ambassador, Olivia Palermo.  The brand will host several pop-up shops at select Banana Republic stores across the country. The pop-ups will reflect Palermo's style from both an interio...
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How to Get Luscious Lashes

Long, luscious lashes are sometimes hard to get if they don't come naturally. Follow these five easy rules to get the lashes you're drooling over in everyone else's Instagram feed.  Perfect, long and pretty natural eyelashes are possible for you too! 1. Use an Eyelash Curler An eyelash curler can easily help make your lashes look longer. All a curler does is curls the lashes and makes them more upright rather than allowing them to stick straight out. Be sure to curl lashes from the lash base...
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Alex and Ani Support Global Fund to Fight AIDS with (RED)®

Have you heard about ALEX AND ANI’s Valentine’s Day partnership with (RED)?  The new Heart of Strength bangle is the perfect way to share your love this February to both your loved one and a charitable organization. The bangle is available in shiny gold and shiny silver finishes and is just $38.  We are proud to share, ALEX AND ANI will contribute 20% of the purchase price to Global Fund to fight AIDS with (RED)®. The Heart of Strength bangle features a red Swarovski crystal heart to repre...
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The Best of the 2017 North American International Auto Show Detroit #NAIAS

It's true, the North American International Auto Show is here and is now open to the public. As you know from previous posts, I recently partnered with She Buys Cars, Hyundai and The Steel Market Development Institute otherwise known as SMDI, premier sponsor of NAIAS to make sure our readers get first hand pics and exclusive info regarding the Detroit Auto Show, the amazing cars featured in the show and the importance of steel and steel-made vehicles. SMDI, a part of the American Iron and S...
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NAIAS Charity Preview 2017

Tonight is the night for the North American International Auto Show Charity Preview and there's still time to be part of the fun. The Charity Preview is one of the most exclusive, high-profile events not only in Detroit but in the nation. The event is known for hosting over 13,000 attendees and raised approximately $5.2 million in 2016 alone. For over 40 years, the Charity Preview has raised more than $106 million for several children’s charities in Southeast Michigan. If you would like to he...
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Genesis G90

The Genesis G90 is a luxury sedan I had to get to know at the North American International Auto Show.  I've been hearing about Genesis for a while now and several people made it a point to mention the brand to me.  They thought it would be a perfect fit for my style and taste and after spending some quality time with brand team leads and a few G90s at NAIAS, I think they're right. In case you didn't know, “Genesis” refers to the name of Hyundai’s new-for-2017 luxury brand, which just rece...
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Tightening Your Skin with Lasers Allows You to Reclaim a Younger, Healthier Look

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It's true your skin is the biggest organ of your body, and it's also the only organ on the outside of your body. As such, it is subjected to a lot throughout your life. So, it should come as no surprise that the quality of your skin health will change as you age, regardless of what you try to do to prevent it. That doesn't mean that daily skincare is useless. I highly recommend sticking with your daily regimen.  You can often stave off signs of aging a while longer when you care for your skin...
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Lightening McQueen Makes Appearance at the Detroit Auto Show

On day one of press week of the North American International Auto Show, John Lasseter, Pixar's chief creative officer, introduced a couple of new Cars 3 stars and a life-sized Lightening McQueen to the crowd. Lasseter described Pixar's passion for staying true to the auto industry.  It was crucial to make the movie events, designs, and storyline as realistic as possible. Members of the media were given lots of great new information regarding the making of the movie, the designs of the ...
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Disney’s Pixar Unveils ‘Cars 3’ Star at NAIAS Press Conference

  Today is the day Walt Disney Co. will bring it's glittery magic to the Detroit Auto Show. I'll be attending the press conference with She Buys Cars and Disney Pixar Animation Studios at 2:00 p.m. at Cobo Hall. Rumor has it Disney will unveil a life-size version of one of the film’s stars from their upcoming animated film “Cars 3” due out Summer 2017. Pixar will not only have a very exciting reveal for all of us to get giddy about, they will also create a “Cars 3”-themed display ...
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The Power of Olaplex

I've been coloring my hair since my early teens. Shocker right?! I've had every shade of blonde possible and every color in between.  During my early twenties I even changed my hair back to my natural color which is light brown.  This was only for a couple years. Each time I looked in the mirror with brown hair, I had a hard time recognizing myself.  I was blonde as a child and only had brown hair for maybe a decade before I started coloring it myself.  I just feel better blonde and feel lik...
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Brixlee and Co Tee Shirts

Brixlee & Co. is a women’s tee shirt brand based in California.  San Diego to be exact. The label was co-created by a group of friends that loved to drink wine and spend quality time together.  Umm....we can relate to that. They turned their passion for comfortable tee shirts great for "wine with the girls" nights and created a brand that's perfect for Glamorous Moms like you and I. Specializing in high quality graphic tees with witty messages inspired by today’s pop culture, we l...
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Shopping on Grafton Street in Dublin Ireland

Grafton Street is one of my favorite shopping destinations.  Located in Dublin, Ireland, the beautiful historic buildings along the cobblestone roads are not only breathtaking but also filled with unique boutiques, pubs, restaurants and shopping houses. Grafton Street offers both an atmosphere and shopping experience that cannot be found anywhere else. Grafton Street has a large variety of retail stores and clothing for shoppers looking for high-end or high street and is known as the ...
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Glamorous Moms and NAIAS Detroit 2017: ENTER TO WIN TICKETS! #DetroitLovesAutos #SteelMatters

As a lifestyle blogger that loves the luxuries of life, you know I love luxurious cars too! Over the next couple of weeks, I won't just be writing about glamorous trends in fashion, beauty, and travel. I'm also going to write about glamorous cars we simply just can't get enough of and are very excited about. What's the special occasion? It's time for the North American International Auto Show here in the car capital of the world, otherwise known as "The Motor City". Year after year, I attend ...
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Charity Day at Lord and Taylor

Lord & Taylor is proud to announce its first ever Charity Day this 2017. The event will take place Saturday, January 14, 2017 to benefit the Look Good Feel Better® charitable program. All 50 Lord & Taylor stores will participate in the “new year, new you” theme to raise funds for Look Good Feel Better®, which is dedicated to changing the way people with cancer approach their disease. The focus is to help cancer patients deal with the appearance side effects of treatment, and reminding th...
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Marlo Thomas Launches That Woman! on HSN

The Home Shopping Network has recently partnered with award-winning actress and author, Marlo Thomas, to launch her new collection, That Woman! The 15-piece collection ranges from $39.90 for a heart choker, to $79.90 for a lace-up sweater, up to $169.90 for a perforated moto jacket. The collection boasts a variety of bold and neutral tones from hot pink to champagne, and for each piece, Marlo has created distinct details including keyholes, fringe, beading, pleating and perforation to add her ow...
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How to Clean your Makeup Brushes

Can I ask you a question? How often are you cleaning your makeup brushes? Washing your makeup brushes should be done often, especially if you use them everyday. Keeping your brushes clean should be a regular part of your beauty routine for the safe keeping of your skin and it's overall health. When brushes are used, makeup, oil from your face, dirt, and even bacteria from the make up itself (from previous uses) can get trapped in the bristles and then transferred onto your skin. If your skin ...
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