Beauty

Relax, Rewind & Win at Relache Salon & Spa

Posted April 24th, 2014 by Victoria Mason in Beauty, Fashion, Giveaways

Spring is in full bloom here in the District. The Cherry Blossoms put on their annual show, and the tulips are rising from the ground and giving a parade of color. Our thoughts turn to renewal at this time of year. If you are anything like me the Mother’s Day […]

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4 Beauty Picks for 2014

Posted January 8th, 2014 by Victoria Mason in Beauty, Fashion

  Out with the old. In with the new.  That’s my motto for skincare and make-up at the start of every new year.  If I haven’t used it or it was too trendy, I toss it.  Has it aged beyond use or just doesn’t work or suit my needs? It meets […]

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Beauty Inside and Out with Avon

Posted October 10th, 2013 by Aimee in Beauty, Fashion

A few weeks ago, on a beautiful fall day, I walked a few extra blocks on my lunch break to visit the Avon You Make it Beautiful Tour tent which was set up right on Dupont Circle. Avon says that around the world 9 out of 10 women know about […]

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Favorite New Skin Care Products

Posted September 25th, 2013 by Jessica McFadden in Beauty, Fashion, Product Love

I have dry skin and acne. Wrinkles and blackheads. It is so unfair. But slowly I have developed a skin care regimen of affordable products that clear up my “congestion” (a fancy way of referring to clogged pores) as well as make my thirty-something skin look more youthful. Here are […]

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Top Three Summer Nail Collections

Posted June 26th, 2013 by Victoria Mason in Beauty, Fashion

Summer is officially here and there is lots of color everywhere!  Vibrant coral lips vie for attention with hot pink pouts while neon colors come at you from every direction in the form of shorts, sandals, bags and all manner of accessories.  This is one crazy, colored summer.  Nail polish […]

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Get Your Glow On with bluemercury

Posted May 30th, 2013 by Victoria Mason in Beauty, Fashion

  There are definite perks to writing about beauty products.  Yes, the free tubes of sunscreen come in handy for my family of five and I adore the array of glass bottles I have collected over the years yielding the season’s latest nail lacquers.  However, one of my favorite aspects of this […]

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Lost In Suburbia

Posted May 22nd, 2013 by jodifur in Beauty, Books, Entertainment

Last week I was thrilled to attend the book release party for “Lost in Suburbia: A Memoir: How I Got Pregnant, Lost Myself, and Got My Cool Back in the New Jersey Suburbs.”  The author and I had long been social media friends, and it is always lovely to put […]

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LaVida Massage Review

Posted April 17th, 2013 by Victoria Mason in Beauty, Product Love

  We’ve seen them before. The massage places that pop up in strip malls in our towns that offer relaxing massages for half the price.  They offer memberships for monthly appointments that will send you on your path to wellness. Yet when you enter it is more clinical than spa.  Happily, […]

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