Unlike a bad haircut, the way we treat our skin has consequences for decades. So you're anything like me, you care about investing in quality products. Still, most of us have limited resources. I don't mind saving up for something that actually works, but don't want to waste money on bogus claims in fancy packages. I'd rather start with the most bang … Continue reading The 3 Skincare Ingredients You Need the Most
I'm sure a bunch of you have heard about the whole Korean ten-step skincare routine, right? It's all the rage. I got interested in the idea myself after reading Charlotte Ko's Little Book of Skincare: Korean Beauty Secrets, which was super fun. It makes you want to visit Korea and hang out in their saunas. Plus, … Continue reading What Happened When I Tried Double-Cleansing
One time in Paris, I was stuck by the absolute coolness of an older married couple (probably 70+ years old). The husband wore a navy peacoat with an effortlessly-tied, light blue scarf draped over it. The scarf really brought out the man's ice-blue eyes and angular cheekbones as his shock of white hair tumbled fashionably to the side. … Continue reading How To Make Your Scarf Look Cool
Halloween is nearly upon us, which means America is on the verge of waking up to a 24-hour, nationwide fetish party. Be prepared for sexy nurses, sexy witches, and all manner of painted-on latex costumes to spiral out of control because America has unofficially declared Halloween to be the day good taste flies out the … Continue reading 6 Rules to Keep Sexy From Looking Cheap
Blue has always been my favorite color, so I've tended to overlook red's magical powers. Magical powers? Apparently so. Red makes you more attractive, at least to men. Five groundbreaking studies conducted by the University of Rochester just proved it. Researchers put pictures of various women in different colored frames, for example, and found that men … Continue reading Wearing Red Makes You Prettier
Wearing visible makeup can carry that uncool vibe of trying too hard, like wearing a ballgown at a baseball game. NOT wearing obvious makeup, on the other hand, makes you look like you have good genes.