Did you know that tons of your favorite beauty products are loaded with algae? But don’t run shrieking to your bathroom to throw it all out. The green, slimy gunk--which ranges in size from single cell organisms to giant sea kelp--has tons of potential benefits for your skin.
Short of running through an open fire hydrant or walking really close to stores in the hopes that someone will open the door and blast you with some AC at the exact moment you walk by, it's hard to stay cool in a heat wave like the one that's plaguing the East Coast now. Luckily the beauty industry has a cure for your overheated, red, stressed out, sweaty face: Face mists. We've long been fans of these refreshing spritzes, and if you haven't yet tried one, now is definitely the time.
In the wake Hurricane Sandy, hundreds of thousands of people still don't have power. We know firsthand how hard it has been to try to shower, work, look presentable, etc., in the aftermath of this "perfect storm." While many have been able to relocate to higher and drier ground, we know a lot of people who can't and are either sticking it out sans power, or living out of a suitcase. Luckily there are a lot of options out there to keep yourself looking neat and clean when you have to go back to work that don't require power or even water.
The Fourth of July falls in the middle of the week this year, making it incredibly annoying for trying to sneak anywhere for a long weekend. So we rec
LVMH has another posh beauty brand to add to its already impressive repertoire. Ole Henriksen will be joining Benefit, Make Up For Ever, and Fresh in LVMH’s beauty stable, LVMH announced today in a release. Ole Henriksen--the guy behind the eponymous brand--studied cosmetic chemistry and then started a spa in Hollywood. This led to his line of natural and botanical-based skin care, which is now sold in 22 different countries. (He's also Danish and hosted Ecco's "Walk In Style" event to kick off Copenhagen Fashion Week and was hilarious and might need his own reality show.) more