Beauty on the Go: Boots Nail Polish Remover Pads

A small jar 15 pads costs about $4. My former roommate J picked these up for me on a recent trip to London. She knows as an Anglophile, I ESPECIALLY enjoy British beauty products, especially when they come from Boots. I was expecting them to...remove nail polish. Let's just say I had low expectations, and was shocked at how well these little pads work. One pad removes all the polish on both hands- including those tenacious dark polishes (or varnishes, if you are British, and I am. On the inside). Continue Reading [...]

Need a Benefit Instant Beauty Solution?

NYC gals can hit up Bloomingdales on 59th Street in NYC.Benefit Cosmetics counters are buzzing with Beauty Patrol excitement during the months of September & October. Their Beauty Patrol will be issuing citations to all those gals who are in "violation" of looking their best. Forgot your lip gloss? Need a little perk-me-up? Benefit's beauty artists will get you looking gorgeous with Benefit's instant beauty solutions. Beauty officers are patrolling now in a Macy's near you... See below for a list Continue Reading [...]

Red Carpet Commentary

Sorry, the Emmys are so TWO DAYS ago and I haven't said one thing other than that I continue to be obsessed with Becki Newton's general lifestyle. Guys. Where on Earth was the LOST love? I don't understand. I know sci-fi shows are too nerdy to really be considered mainstream, but even theworst episode of LOST is still better than the best episode of any other show I've ever SEEN. I'm so glad Terry O'Quinn who plays Locke won for Outstanding Supporting Actor. He is so phenom in that role. But Continue Reading [...]

Stealthy Stains

I've been 12 kinds of into Alias these days, ladies (I'll just say it… I'm pretty sure no men read this blog). I have harbored a girlcrush on Jennifer Garner since 13 Going on 30 and just received Season 1 of her award-winning series Alias from my brother Ethan, to help me with my LOST withdrawal. Did you know that LOST creator J.J. Abrams ALSO created Alias? I'm still in Season 1, but already, I've seen 2 familiar LOST faces. SO exciting. What's better than LOST actors AND Michael Vartan (who Continue Reading [...]

Curling Iron Envy

My friends L, J, and I are going to be going on a little baby vacay in the L.A. region the last week 9/28-10/4. If you can believe this, the Fabulista has NEVER been to L.A. (cra!) so feel free to make some recs. As of now, we're planning on a mage Pretty Woman / The Hills Tour. We are so hitting up the Reg Bev Wil ("His bathroom is bigger than the BLUE BANANA"), Kitson, The Ivy, Koi (semi-exciting since I frequent the NYC version a lot), Fred Segal (SO Cher Horowitz), The Well, and the Warner Continue Reading [...]