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Sponsored: The Benefits of Shaving

April 17, 2014 • Beauty, HeadlineComments (1)

 This article originally appeared on the Gillette Venus website a bit ago. Even though the content is about shaving in winter, I still think the benefits of shaving are relevant to ALL seasons, especially since the weather can’t seem to make its mind right now. Although this post was sponsored, the opinions expressed within are [&hellip...

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Monday Mood Board: Pretty People, Goofy Faces

April 7, 2014 • Beauty, HeadlineComments (0)

[Show as slideshow] C’mon, admit it: you know you’re in on the selfie craze. Please, you know if you’re standing in the right place in the right life with the right makeup on, your hand suddenly finds its way to your camera and, well, hello...


This Just In: Lupita Nyong’o Is The New Face of Lancome

April 4, 2014 • Beauty, HeadlineComments (0)

I don’t normally do the breaking news thing, but when this came across my desk, this is a celebrity item that has to be covered. Actress and current Hollywood “It” girl Lupita Nyong’o is the new face of Lancôme. There are so many...

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And Now, Some Green for St. Patty’s Day

March 17, 2014 • Beauty, HeadlineComments (0)

Let me first start this off by saying that I don’t really do the whole holiday beauty thing. I used to work in an office with a woman who lived — LIVED, I SAY — to get all festive and dress up for anything. It my first job right out of school, and I...

Bliss Hot Salt Scrub, $38 at Ulta.

Fitness Top 10: Muscle Soaks For Post-Workout Soreness

March 12, 2014 • Beauty, Fitness, HeadlineComments (0)

Into every life of someone who’s out there every day trying to better their body, a little muscle will surely fall. I literally crawled into a bathtub after instructor Anna Gagie got her hands on me for a double workout on President’s Day (she...

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Coming This Week: M·A·C Studio Sculpt Lash

March 11, 2014 • Beauty, HeadlineComments (0)

Today is Tuesday, which means it’s time for a bit of beauty news. Let’s talk about mascara for a minute. When it comes to makeup essentials, I’m a firm believer in the power of a good long lash, ladies. Add a good lengthening mascara to your...


Ask The Editor: I’m A Bit Afraid of Sparkle In My Blush

February 21, 2014 • Beauty, HeadlineComments (0)

Hey Kristin, I have a beauty question for you. I love the hues of the NARS blushes, but am afraid of the sparkle it seems to have in it. I want your opinion before I pull the trigger. – Veronica S., Leland , NC Well, first of all, I should state for the...

DJ Chelsea Leyland backstage at DKNY Fall 2014. Photo: Kristin Booker for Fashion.Style.Beauty.

Best of New York Fashion Week: Backstage at DKNY Fall 2014

February 20, 2014 • Beauty, Headline, New York Fashion WeekComments (1)

Ok, so yep, London has already closed and now everyone’s in Milan. But here I am, about to show you some of my favorite snaps from backstage at DKNY. It’s a giant post, there are loads of photos, and asking me to pick my favorite is like asking me...

Photograph taken by Kristin Booker of Fashion.Style.Beauty.

New York Fashion Week Diary: Backstage at Donna Karan Fall 2014

February 17, 2014 • Beauty, Headline, New York Fashion WeekComments (0)

  Even though the tents just folded, I wanted to share some of my favorite snaps from behind-the-scenes at the tents. These photos were taken backstage at Donna Karan New York before the models walked the runway. The super-sleek updos were created for...

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Major Makeup – Announcing The NARS Matte Multiple

February 15, 2014 • Beauty, HeadlineComments (0)

  I honestly don’t wear a lot of makeup, and I have a general rule that at least 50% of my makeup kit has to serve multiple purposes. Not only don’t I have the time for sorting through an entire bag full of products looking for the right...