Yo Dawg, I heard you like lookin’ good: the hottest new male model is here, and he’s a 3 year old shiba inu. His site is blowing up, and why not? It’s not just cats that rule the Internet. I just wish I’d thought of it first…Menswear Dog.
- Here in New York, we’re in the season where we talk about fashion, models, and body size. If I didn’t know it was Fashion Week, I could tell
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Also tagged Already Pretty, beauty, Fighting Weight, Goop, Gorgeous, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kay Montano, Menswear Dog, New York Times, NYFW, Shiba Inu, The Beheld, Why Models Are So Skinny, Wild Beauty
Recently I met a Celebrity Dermatologist who gave me quite a lecture on exfoliation, and how I should do more of it. This isn’t the first time a Committed Skin Professional has told me this – I’m a very lackadaisical exfoliator. But amidst the talk of clear pores and light-reflective skin surfaces, I started to wonder: What is this current obsession with shiny-smooth, super exfoliated skin? Does it really look “young”? And really, what is so scary about getting wrinkles?…
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Also tagged aging, bark, beauty, Exfoliation, fear, Italian sports car, Meli Pennington, Skin, trees, trophy wife, Walter Callens, women, Wrinkle
Elle Fanning may play Sleeping Beauty opposite Angela Jolie’s wicked queen in Maleficient, the long-awaited movie telling the classic fairy tale from the villainess’ perspective. Cinema Blend.
- Appalled by provocative photos of 10-year-old model Thylane Loubry Blondeau published in Vogue Paris, French senator Chantal Jouanno has issued the parliamentary report “Against Hyper-Sexualisation: A New Fight For Equality”, in which she calls for a ban on child beauty pageants and sexy clothing for girls under sixteen. SFGate
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Also tagged beauty, Beauty Bytes, Chantal Jouanno, Elle Fanning, Josephine Salon, Lucia Iraci, Meli Pennington, Nancy Finnegan, Rapunzelilng, Rapunzeling, Sleeping Beauty, SMYL, Thylane Loubry Blondeau, Vogue Paris, women
It’s easy to assume that the makeup tips we pick up over time will accumulate into an always-better look. But after 40, that assumption falls apart: things start drooping or wrinkling, our natural coloring fades, we gain or lose weight. We look in the mirror and we’re looking at a different face – and not necessarily one we were wishing for!
Recently there has been more honest dialogue about aging and vanity, and women’s real interest in enjoying both their …
“Age is an interesting thing – you can be old at 30, antique at 60, or young at 90.” For Judith Childs, age is not an absolute. “It’s a matter of spirit.”
Judith, who manages the estate of her late husband, artist Bernard Childs, says that age differs according to time and place: “I turned thirty- and forty – while living in Paris. A twenty-year-old isn’t really considered interesting there. And I married an older man, so I never got …
In the last year I’ve come across some really cool natural beauty products – some through Wild Beauty, and some through people I work with. So how could I not share? Most of these companies are run by one or two people. Some of them have international fair trade as part of their business plan. But what they all share is an emphasis on craft, on ingredients, and a newcomer’s fresh belief that it’s the product that matters, not just …
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Also tagged Argan, beauty, Bergdorf Goodman, Cosmetics, Dead Sea, fair trade, gift, Kahina, Makeup, Moringa, Morocco, organic, skin care, soap