Saturday, September 24, 2016

Ralph Lauren: Pink Pony Limited Edition Collection for BCA


To support Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Ralph Lauren Fragrances is proud to anniversary its Pink Pony campaign with the sales of best-selling ROMANCE and the NEW TENDER ROMANCE. Packaged with a signature pink ribbon to herald the cause, 100% of profits from every bottle sold will be donated to Ralph Lauren’s Pink Pony Fund, a worldwide initiative to fight against Breast Cancer, which supports programs for screening, early diagnosis, treatment, research and patient navigation.

ROMANCE is a floral chypre scent designed for the woman who believes in true love, combining an exhilarating mix of notes, including:

TOP NOTES: chamomile, ginger, sun goddess rose, lychee
MID NOTES: marigold, night-blooming daylilly, white violet, paradisone
BASE NOTES: skin musk, patchouli coeur, exotic wood

Price: $104 (150ml), Available for a limited time starting October 2016 at Macy’s nationwide, and select retailers

TENDER ROMANCE evokes the feeling of falling in love for the first time and conjures the warmth of an affectionate embrace with notes of:

TOP NOTES: Ginger, Pear Accord, Bergamot
MID NOTES: White Magnolia Accord, Jasmine, Ginger Lily Accord
BASE NOTES: Cashmere Woods Accord, Benzoin, Musk

Price: $96 (100ml), Available for a limited time starting October 2016 at Macy’s nationwide, and select retailers

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Fun Fall Beauty Trends

Go ahead and try this variety of runway-inspired hottest beauty trends. From dark, edgy eyeliner and glitter to beautiful, polished curls- you will find a look to love.


Who says glitter isn’t for grownups? An artful and sophisticated display of glitter, shimmer, and lots of color was seen all over the fall runways, including at Tommy Hilfiger, Burberry and Emanuel Ungaro.

FLOWER Endless Wear Eye Color Ultimate Eye Color

Create a variety of beauty looks with five beautiful shades of shadows. Providing sheer and lightweight color with true staying power for up to 12 hours, the cushion-y texture goes on with a silky and shimmering finish, lasting all day without creasing or fading. Available in five shades: Sheer Buff, Sheer Sands, Sheer Cinnamon, Sheer Charcoal, Sheer Seas

Price: $7.98 each, Available at Walmart and

L’Oréal Paris Colour Riche Pocket Palette

Create your color obsession with multi-color, multi-finish shadow quads available in eight shade options. Each quad offers coordinated shades for endless possibilities in creating foolproof eye looks. The richly pigmented colors are featured in buttery matte and opulent shimmery finishes. The soft texture blends smoothly for easy application.

Price: $9.99 each, Available at and drugstores nationwide

Urban Decay Moondust Palette

A never-before-seen innovation in eyeshadow, Moondust contains microfine bits of iridescent sparkle for a dazzling effect like no other. The palette, loaded with eight all-new shades, is like a glimmering lunar rainbow. From Element (a beautiful peach with a cool shifty effect) and Lightyear (a vivid, saturated green) to Galaxy (the perfect smoky blue-gray), UD pushed the envelope to create some of the most vibrant, unique Moondust shades yet.

Price: $49, Available at Sephora/, Ulta/, Macy’s/ and


Greasy black eyeliner is everything this season. From a classic winged look, as seen at Nicole Miller, to a subtle smudge, as seen at Roberto Cavalli, achieve a multitude of piercing eye looks with these liner essentials.

By Terry Line Designer Waterproof Eyeliner

This waterproof eyeliner provides extreme precision and color intensity with just one stroke. Equipped with a slender foam tip, this liner allows you to create sleek or bold designs with ease. The waterproof fluid dries instantly leaving you with a flawless, smudge-free look.

Price: $39, Available at

CIRCA Fade to Black Precision Eye Ink

An effortless liquid liner that contours and lines the eyes with extreme precision before drying quickly to prevent transfer. Precision Eye Ink has a high dose of opaque color with a thin marker-like tip, which creates a wide range of looks from ultra-thin lining to bold strokes for a variety of dramatic finishes.

Price: $9, Available at Walgreens

Clinique High Impact Custom Black Kajal

For kicked-up eye drama, go bold and black. The pigment-packed kajal pencil delivers rich, dark color with 12 hours of staying power. The skip-proof formula resists smudging, sweat and humidity – even water. The automatic propel-only pencil offers an intense, blackened shade of black to make eyes smolder and stand out like never before.

Price: $17, Available now at Clinique counters worldwide and

L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Liner Noir

Create mesmerizing cat-eye looks with this liquid eyeliner pen in a rich, black formula. The ultra-fine 0.1MM felt tip marker delivers a sleek and easy application. Unique packaging shape provides added control and precision.

Price: $9.99, Available at and drugstores nationwide 


This fall, spend more time on your nightly skincare routine and less time on your makeup in the morning. Ideal for the girl on the go, glowing skin with just a hint of natural flush was seen all over the runways this season, including at Stella McCartney and Marchesa.

bliss mask a-peel radiance revealing vitamin c spa mask

Formulated with vitamin C, mask a-‘peel’ radiance revealing rubberizing mask offers a blend of antioxidants along with bilberry and seaweed extracts that work to leave your skin instantly looking more radiant, moisturized and healthy.

Price: $30, Available at

Clinique Pep-Start Quick Cleansing Swipes

Pep-Start Quick Cleansing Swipes help keep skin out of trouble by removing the excess oil, dirt and debris that can clog pores. They smooth skin through mild exfoliation, instantly moisturize, and prep skin for flawless makeup application. Great for all skin types, they are perfect to use on the face, neck, chest, upper arms, and back.

Price: $14, Available now exclusively at Sephora and

Erno Laszlo Bespoke Double Cleanse Collection Duos

Having perfected the world’s most coveted complexions from Europe to Hollywood, Dr. Erno Laszlo brought his bespoke skincare philosophy to NYC in the 1920s where he introduced his storied clients, including Greta Garbo, Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe, to his signature double cleanse. That legacy lives on today with the launch of four travel-friendly bespoke double-cleansing duos to address multiple global skin concerns. The Cleansing Oils soothe and soften skin by gently breaking up dirt, makeup and other impurities without stripping your complexion of moisture. The Cleansing Bars boast antioxidants and botanicals, plus soap inherently combats oil on contact. When combined, the Cleansing Oil and Cleansing Bar create a rich cleansing mask that allow the active ingredients to go deep into skin to purify and stimulate, while gently washing away oil and debris from pores.

· Exfoliate & Detox (Black): Detoxifying Cleansing Oil and Sea Mud Deep Cleansing Bar

· Soothe & Calm (Pink): Sensitive Cleansing Oil and Sensitive Cleansing Bar

· Hydrate & Nourish (Yellow): Hydra-Therapy Cleansing Oil and Phelityl Cleansing Bar

· Firm & Lift (Blue): Firmarine Cleansing Oil and Firmarine Cleansing Bar

Price: $28 for each duo, Available at The Institute at Erno Laszlo, Nordstrom,, and

SkinCeuticals Triple Lipid Restore 2:4:2

The first cholesterol-dominant corrective skincare product available to consumers, this intensive moisturizer is specifically formulated with the only proven ratio of natural lipids to help restore the external skin barrier and support skin’s natural repair functions, benefitting both aging skin and extremely dry skin. After continued usage, skin's barrier is reinforced to reduce the visible signs of accelerated aging and support skin’s natural self-repair. The result is a comfortably-replenished fullness, healthy radiance, youthful smoothness and suppleness.

Price: $125, Available at and


Say goodbye to smooth, straight blowouts this season and hello to natural curls and texture. As seen at the Diane von Furstenberg and Mara Hoffman shows, stylists are encouraging women to embrace their curls for fall.

Garnier Fructis Triple Nutrition Curl Nourish Butter Cream

This rich, quenching leave-in cream replenishes long-lasting moisture. It leaves hair stronger and curls more defined, shinier and softer. Apply a quarter-sized portion to damp or dry hair, and do not rinse.

Price: $5.99, Available at mass market retailers nationwide or

Kérastase Discipline Curl Idéal Collection

Discipline Curl Idéal works to provide the optimal amount of nourishment whilst taming curls for ultimate definition, malleability and anti-frizz control. Discipline Curl Idéal reveals the grace of every curl, from wavy to the frizziest ones, encouraging women to embrace their natural hair texture. After use, curls are left hair smooth and shaped with a natural, weightless effect. Enriched with Pro-Kératin Complex & Elastin™ technology, the collection includes:

· Discipline Cleansing Conditioner Curl Idéal – first shape-in-motion cleansing conditioner

· Discipline Masque Curl Idéal- luxurious conditioning

· Discipline Crème Oléo-Curl – leave- in treatment

· Discipline Mousse Curl Idéal – leave-in treatment mousse

Price: $42-$62.50, Available at and Kérastase Salons 

L’Oréal Paris Advanced Hairstyle Curve It Curl Taming Cream

Curve It Curl Symmetry Cream helps to soften, tame and define curls. It shapes curls with 24-hour hi-definition and helps calm frizz for perfect curls from roots to ends.

Price: $4.99, Available at and drugstores nationwide

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Gucci Cosmetics Hosts Celebrity MUA Aaron Smith Henrikson at Saks Fifth Avenue

In case you'd like to see the new Gucci Cosmetics Fall/Winter 2016 Collection first hand and make an appointment with Aaron- Gucci Cosmetics is hosting Celebrity Makeup Artist, Aaron Smith Henrikson at Saks Fifth Avenue New York City for Fall Beauty Consultations this Saturday!

Who: Gucci Cosmetics Makeup Artist, Aaron Smith Henrikson

Aaron has worked with fashion week icon Pat McGrath for the most respected runway shows for over a decade. He has recently worked with fashion magazines such as Vogue, Elle and Marie Claire, and top celebrities including Madonna, Cara Delevigne and Karlie Kloss.

What: Appointments with Aaron Smith Henrikson to preview the new Gucci Cosmetics Fall/Winter 2016 Collection and receive custom makeup applications inspired by fall beauty trends.

Customers are invited to make an appointment with Aaron as he reveals his insider makeup tips and demonstrates the newest Gucci trends and application techniques.


Saturday, September 24th

11:00am – 4:00pm

Saks Fifth Avenue – New York City

Gucci Cosmetics Counter

611 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10022

For appointments please call: 212-940-4988

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Hot Trend: RED from Sally Hansen and Rimmel London

Oh, yes! One of my very favorite looks is wearing a bold red lippy and with fall in full swing, let Sally Hansen and Rimmel London get you “RED-Y” for the season with the hottest shades of red. Candy Apple Red is a huge trend for fall, allowing you to be bold with your nails and lips with any shade you choose.

Please see below for some great options for nails from the Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure and Miracle Gel Lines and some great options for the perfect red lip from Rimmel London. Nothing says fall like a bold shade of RED!

Sally Hansen Miracle Gel in Red Eye, Redgy,
Off With her Red and Rhapsody Red

Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure in Red My Lips 
and All Fired Up

NEW! Rimmel London Lasting Finish Lipstick by Kate
 in Muse Red and Idol Red 
 (From the new Kate Anniversary Collection, celebrating 15 years of partnership between Rimmel and Kate Moss)


Rimmel London Only 1 Lipstick in Best of the Best

Rimmel London Oh My Gloss! in Rebel Red

ELEMIS Limited Edition Hero Collection Pink Edition for BCA

Newly launched from one of my favorite brands, comes the ELEMIS Limited Edition Hero Collection Pink Edition ($145 value for $88 at in support of Breast Cancer Care. 

ELEMIS believes strongly in giving back to breast cancer care and they turn a hero product pink each year to raise awareness. 

This year’s set contains all the products you need for total face & body nourishment – so you do good & look good!

· ELEMIS Pro-Collagen Marine Cream – This powerful anti-aging cream has been clinical proven to reduce the depth of wrinkles, improve skin firmness and hydration in 15 days.

· ELEMIS Pro-Collagen Neck & Décolleté Balm – Firm & smooth your most delicate skin with this new balm that contains Sea Buckhorn Oil and Mediterranean algae Padina Pavonica to help hydrate, nourish & reduce fine lines.

· ELEMIS Frangipani Monoi Body Oil – This truly exotic body oil is quickly absorbed to provide superior moisture for dry, parched or mature skin.

· ELEMIS Cellular Recovery Skin Bliss Capsules – These potent facial oil formulations act to de-stress the skin, helping to break down the accumulation of harmful toxins that clog up the skin.