Being a former beauty editor, I obsess over skin. Not just my own but others that seemed to have perfected the art of making it look, well, perfect. I also fully admit to being a Paltrow junkie, so do forgive me if you are not. But I don't think anyone can argue that in this shot of GP at a Coldplay show over the weekend, her skin looks much like that of a fresh-faced young twenty-something. Obvi, we realize that she's got all the money in the world, and a beauty contract to boot. But I have recently discovered my own little product combo that definitely knocks at least a few numbers off my 33 years in the form of MAC's Prep + Prime Line Filler and Skin products. They were tested out by the MAC artists during the last round of shows and garnered super high marks. And I now literally can't walk out of the house without putting them on. Try 'em out and I swear you'll notice an instant difference and your natural skin tone shines through, freckles and all. Anyone else have any favorite tricks/products to share?
Pro Snowboarders Torah Bright and Erin Comstock Tell Us How to Combat Dry Winter Skin and Cracked Lips
I might be missing the latest snowstorm (haha!), but I live in New York. And despite the lovely weather here in Florence, my lips and skin still feel like they've been exposed to the elements. Yet despite the gaggle of moisturizers out there, I still have no idea how to keep my skin soft and smooth during the winter without greasy lotions. And it seems that many of you feel the same way. So I asked professional snowboarders/Roxy spokeswomen Torah Bright and Erin Comstock to explain how they take care of their skin. I mean, if they can manage to keep their skin protected, it should be easy for the rest of us, right? Here's what Torah and Erin had to say: