There are lots of brands that make charitable contributions and raise awareness with limited edition BCA products and this year I wanted to focus on companies that donate more than a nominal amount of the proceeds from the sale of those products to various breast cancer research and treatment organizations.
The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is in full swing and, for beauty lovers, one of the most exciting products to come out of this year’s show is Elektra Nails. Formerly known as Nano Nails, Elektra Nails are press-on capacitive nails that double as styli for your smartphone. They apply easily to your index finger using nail glue, come off with acetone and aim to eliminate the need for a stylus by providing accurate and stylish input.The nails/styli will be on sale in a couple of months and I can’t wait to get my hands on a set to try!… Read More
The holiday season is a great time for beauty lovers! With specialized palettes and limited edition collections that provide amazing value, it’s the perfect time to try new colors, fill in the holes in your beauty kit and, oh wait, this is about gift sets for friends and loved ones! Right! Well, whether you are buying for your favorite friends or picking up a little something for yourself, you’re sure to find a lovely gift for every beauty lover on your list!… Read More
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and everyone is thinking pink! Even the NFL gets in the game with think pink gear for players and fans. I have to admit, I love seeing those pink cleats on the field!
Fall has officially arrived! However, because it still feels a little like summer in New York and I can’t rock my fall wardrobe yet, I’ve turned my attention to fall nail colors to appease my need for the new and different.
My wardrobe palette for fall is based around various blues and grays so my nail color choices need to be complementary with a little contrast thrown in for good measure.… Read More
The September issue of InStyle magazine has a lovely beauty feature called Nailing The Season and I fell in love with this colorblock nail look. Nail polish designs have been having a moment for quite some time but I tend to lean more toward the simpler looks. I’m really drawn to the lack of uniformity and the simplicity of the colorblock and I took the idea a little further by color blocking some nails while leaving others solid.… Read More