Monday, April 20, 2009
Thursday, April 2, 2009
Brush nude eye shadow over your entire lid, up to the crease. Dab the high lighter in the upper parts of the eye just under your brow line.
Line your upper and lower lash lines with a black creamy eyeliner, extending it a quarter-inch beyond the outer corners for a cat's-eye effect.
Apply a sheer beige liquid lipstick to keep the focus on your eyes.
Viola! You're absolutely stunning and ready to conquer the world! To get your hands on these must have items check out www.LORACCOSMETICS.com
Cure For: Hair Removal
The Scoop: With double heads & 72 tweezers discs the Emjoi Emagine us the ultimate when it comes to epilators. The Emagine weakens follicles so hair grows in sparser and thinner. You can see results after 3 at-home treatments.
Cost: Emjoi Emagine retails for $119.95 going to a pro takes at least six visits at $100 - $1000 each - it's an investment ladies!
Ouch Factor & Risks: Some mild discomfort but it's best to prep your skin with a full body exfoliate to loosen the skin....
Cure For: Dry, Rough, Sluggish Skin
The Scoop: Luxuriate your flaky, dull skin with the Pure Radiance Mask loaded with cherry pit oil, shea butter, green tea and soybean feels like cool silk on your skin and moisturizes instantly you will be luminous in no time.
Cost: Pure Radiance Mask with Cherry Pit Oil retails for $60.50
Ouch Factor & Risks: Little to none - the products are formulated by renown esthetician Renee Rouleau and with more then 20 years of experience her products are void of harsh ingredients.
Cure For: Acne
The Scoop: This handheld LED with it's accompany cleanser, AM & PM treatment treats and revitalize even the worse case of acne prove skin. The combination of the pulse light treatment and the parabeen free cleanser (don't forget to follow with the AM & PM regime) clears complexions to perfection.
Cost: ANSR retails for $185 - compared with $150 - $250 per session for the recommended in-office treatments this is a BeautyRx steal!
Ouch Factor & Risks: None- if you're prone to cold sores - light therapy could trigger an outbreak.
ShopList: www.ansr.com, www.drugstore.com, www.skinstore.com , and select Exhale Spas.
JustFruit Bars, Gorge Delights, $2
I can not go anywhere with out a JustFruits Bar from Gorge Delights! These on the go all natural fruit bars are so delicious they literally melt in your mouth!
Cheerful Mild Balm, Badger, $8
The latest from Badger - the premiere connoisseurs in everything organic has done it again! Cheerful Mild Balm promotes relaxation and restores vitality to body, mind, and spirit. Massage a little onto hands, temples, forehead or anywhere you need a little soothing & breathe it in....perfection!
Fresh Blueberry Oval Cushion Hair Brush, BrushLab, $8.98
This mixed synthetic/natural combination makes hair net & static-free while retaining runway worthy texture.
This refreshing soap is infused with the finest oils & vitamin E. Luxuriate in this amazing soap as it sloughs away your lackluster epidermis leaving behind soft, succulent sweetly fragranced skin.
Nail Lacquer in Good Morning Sunshine, Milani, $3.00
This rich metallic hue looks amazing on any & every skin tone - at $3 how can you go wrong?
Step I: Because pale lipstick accentuates imperfections, like chapped skin, prep lips with a moisturizing exfoliate- the tiny beads slough off dry patches and helps to smooth out vertical lines. Rinse and use a tissue to blot lips completely dry.
Step II: Trace & fill in lips with a creamy nude pencil for extra definition and to help the color stay put.
Step III: With a flat brush, swipe on a bubble-gum pink lipstick, making sure to blend the edges. To create a semi matte finish. gently tap the color in with your fingertip or kiss a blotting paper.
Wednesday, April 1, 2009
Kai Skylight Candle
Here at LPB we are firm believers that candles create an instant atmosphere and what better way to transform our cold winter studio to a tropical oasis then Kai’s Skylight Candle – the fragrant votive fills the studio with an intoxicating aroma of summer at it’s best….
The 1st ever curlfest contest invites the female curly hair population (12yrs & older) to “Do the Deva 3-Step” and write a paragraph about what they learned and how it changed their hair. Simply put, the Deva 3-Step is all that curly girls need to achieve healthy, bouncy, frizz-free and enviable hair:
Step I: Give you curls a “suds-free” cleanse with DevaCurl No-Poo. Forget those lather-producing detergents that dry out curls! No-Poo uses gentle botanical cleansers, providing healthy, frizz-free, lustrous curls.
The grand prize winner will win a trip to
The Deva Curly Girl Challenge starts today April 1st and will end on May 31st running exclusively on NaturallyCurly.com. Curl-challenged contestants will need to write a short paragraph about how doing the Deva 3-Step has changed their hair and include a photo of their hair before doing the Deva 3-Step and afterwards. The first 50 entries received will receive a signature “Are you Straight or Curly” Deva Curly t-shirt.
Dolls, being a ‘Curly Girl’ myself I’m so excited about this challenge and will follow the proceedings very closely – more updates to come!