Some trends—like flirty sundresses or leopard-print anything—immediately become beloved wardrobe staples. But each season also has its own special horror show of trends that cause physical discomfort or epic wardrobe malfunctions: say, six-inch ...more
The results are in! Today, our sister site StyleCaster announced the 24 winners of their first-ever Beauty Awards. The winners are a mix of drugstore and high-end products that have one thing in common: They really work. ...more
Having beautiful, smooth skin is a beauty must in my book. I had the typical acne as a teenager, but since then my skin is regularly smooth and bright—mostly thanks to genetics. I've been working to get more on a routine lately, though, as I ...more
There’s been a buzz building about charcoal-powder-infused soaps for a while now. You can find charcoal-powder-infused soaps for men, women, babies, and yes, even dogs. The Ancient Egyptians used a messier form than what we use now for cleansing and for healing wounds....more
I think the general consensus is that teenage girls clomping along like camels in ridiculously high heels look more than a little absurd. They should probably be wearing sneakers, but high heels are a rite of passage—the mark of "growing up."
These days the heels get skinnier and higher, and the dresses get shorter and tighter, as you progress from the one-inch heels on your first pair of "fancy shoes" into full-blown teenage fashion. Keeping everything inside the dress while trying not to twist an ankle becomes a tricky balancing act.
This post is for all the low-maintenance ladies, who’s with me? Low -maintenance girls are better. Full stop. We’re easier to handle, more fun and I'd say somewhat rare these days.A girly-girl is something I am definitely not. I actually suck at been a girl. My laziness gets the better of me. I love the idea of looking like a contoured Kardashian but then I remember how much more I love my bed, and it wins, every time....more
In addition to the sudden celebrity fascination with overlined lips and bold brows, waist-training has become the latest body-modification fad. Search Instagram and you’ll find that plenty of stars, such as Kim Kardashian, Jessica Alba, Nicki Minaj, Kourtney Kardashian, and Amber Rose have endorsed the amazing waist-whittling abilities of these modern-day corsets....more
"...There is no finish line with depression, anxiety, or any other sort of mental illness. We're on this path, and the path is constantly changing. Sometimes it's flat and well-marked, and we can see all the way to the horizon ....more
I have the Zoya, Fall 2015, Focus Collection review up on my blog. Follow the link http://www.thepolishedperspective.com/2015/08/zoya-focus-collection-fall-2015.html for individual swatches and review....more
Helllllo September! It's pretty much shorts season all year round here in SoCal or at least until November (when i'll be jealous of my east coast peeps changing trees) So today's look is with one of my new favorite pair of cut offs! As previously mentioned i'm not really a shorts gal but finally gave these hot little one teaspoon pair a go and LOVE them!...more
Press Sample Just because summer is fading doesn’t your precious tan has to! Tan quickly and safely with NKD Self Tan Skin Tinted Liquid ($19.99). NKD SKN is brought to you by my all time favorite tanning gurus, Vita Liberata ....more
Press SampleAffiliate Links For a girl with lots of curls, Living Proof Curl Leave-In Conditioner is a clear cut case of my hair being curly ever after. I love this new leave-in conditioner from...more
Our bloggers use the new ARM & HAMMER™ Truly Radiant™ Collection for a radiant smile. Read their posts where they share a few of their real-life experiences and advice on how to feel radiant day-in and day-out. Plus get a chance to win a $100! Read more