Cloud of Protection

Perfume PosseCloud of Protection I’ve had a rough couple of weeks.  First there was the health scare involving one of my boys, which isn’t entirely resolved yet.  It was grim enough that my daughter flew home to join us bedside at the hospital, and… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseCloud of Protection
Tags: Beauty, Perfume Reviews

PICS: The homoerotic cosplay cuties of Japanese comic book culture

For those uninitiated in Japanese comic book culture, Yaoi is a sub-genre that deals exclusively with May/December same-sex relationships. (Think cartoon versions of Brian and Justin from Queer as Folk.)
Tags: Lifestyle, Brian, Queerty, Gaycities Link, Justin, Yaoi

Top 5 Gifts For Cats Your Feline Furbaby Will Love

We all know that cats are royalty, but how can we say we treat them as such without giving them the regal gifts they deserve? Lucky for us loyal cat subjects, there are a ton of gifts for cats we can give them to show how much we love and appreciate them.  And giving your cat a great gift is like giving yourself a reward. Because everybody knows that a happy cat is a reward unto itself. Especially because cats give you more affection when they’re happy.  So check out these toys ...
Tags: Fashion

Is This $8 Foundation Really as Similar to Fenty’s as Reddit Claims?

The day that I went to renew my driver's license photo was, of course, the day that I couldn't find any of my makeup. I was bare-faced, running around to nearby drugstores in hopes that I could find a foundation before the line at the DMV got too long. In an effort to shop fast, I started digging through Reddit for reviews of foundations that I could purchase in a pinch. I ran into threads about Catrice HD Liquid Coverage Foundation ($8), a liquid foundation that is said to be similar to Fenty B...
Tags: Makeup, Beauty, DMV, Reddit, Foundation, Fenty, Beauty Trends, Beauty Review, Fenty Beauty, Catrice HD Liquid Coverage Foundation, Fenty Beauty Pro Filt r Foundation, Foundation Really, Jacqueline Lovene, Lovene

Everything You Need to Re-Create Sabrina Dhowre's Gorgeous, Glowy Wedding Makeup

Sabrina Dhowre's glowy wedding makeup can be summed up in one word: gorgeous. The 29-year-old model tied the knot with actor Idris Elba in Morocco on April 26, and she relied on Charlotte Tilbury products to get her stunning glow. While Dhowre and Elba kept much of their wedding under wraps, Tilbury gave beauty fans a peek into the exact products she used on the bride. According to Tilbury's Instagram post, she started Dhowre's bridal makeup with a bit of her Magic Cream ($64) in conjunction wi...
Tags: Makeup, Instagram, Beauty, Morocco, Wedding, James Bond, Idris Elba, Elba, Brooke, Charlotte Tilbury, Tilbury, Celebrity Beauty, Magic Cream, Wedding Beauty, Magic Eye Rescue Cream, Sabrina Dhowre

Pixi Peel and Polish Review

Pixi Peel and Polish is a rinse-off enzyme peel that is said to resurface for smoother, softer skin, and a healthy looking glow. It is recommended to be used only two to three times per week. One of the key ingredients in this peel is lactic acid, a type of alpha hydroxy acid (AHA). Lactic …...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty, Pixi Peel

Pixi Overnight Glow Serum Review

Pixi Overnight Glow Serum is a concentrated exfoliating gel that is said to help reveal a more even and radiant skin tone overnight. It is recommended to be used in the evening after cleansing and toning, but before your moisturizer. One of the key ingredients in this serum is 10% glycolic acid, a...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty, Pixi Overnight Glow Serum Review

Breastfeeding reduces child obesity risk by up to 25%, WHO finds

Organisation says marketing claims formula is as good for babies as breast milk are misleadingBreastfeeding can cut the chances of a child becoming obese by up to 25%, according to a major study involving 16 countries.World Health Organisation (WHO) experts who led the Europe-wide research are calling for more help and encouragement to women to breastfeed, as well as curbs on the marketing of formula milk which, said senior author Dr João Breda, misled women into thinking breast was not necessar...
Tags: Europe, Family, Obesity, Life and style, Society, Breastfeeding, Health & wellbeing, Parents and parenting, Organisation, World Health Organisation WHO, João Breda

Air Repair Hydrating Serum Review

For those in extreme climates, one of the first areas that our body shows distress is in our skin. Whether you’re dealing with extreme heat or extreme cold, it’s important to find the skincare products that help to bring your skin back to an equilibrium. This is exactly what the Air Repair...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty, Air Repair Hydrating Serum Review

Air Repair Eye Cream Review

If you’re on the hunt for a light as air eye cream, you may want to look into the Air Repair Eye Cream. This formula was designed to serve as a multi-purpose eye treatment and eye cream in one that instantly combats dry, sensitive or fragile skin around the eye area, while also working overtime...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty, Air Repair Eye Cream Review

This Cherry Blossom Alley Is The Most Beautiful Place In Berlin Right Now

A charming fairytale-like path, covered in pink flower petals, lined by a thousand cherry blossom trees – that’s the TV-Asahi-Kirschblüten-Allee. Grand Cherry Blossom Trees, loaded with heaps of luscious pink petals, standing tall against the deep blue sky – you can’t feel spring more intensely than here. Surprisingly, this is one of the lesser known places to enjoy when Spring finally hits Berlin city. Its beauty and charm downright overwhelmed us when we got there (and admittedly, it is not th...
Tags: Fashion, Japan, Germany, Berlin, Places, Spring, Flowers, Blossoms, Brandenburg, Bahn, Cherry Trees, TV Asahi, Teltow, Lichterfelder Allee, Franziska Müller Degenhardt The Mauerweg

We're Calling It: This Braid Is Going to Be the Biggest Hair Trend of the Summer

Everyone from hairstylists to Daenerys Targaryen to that one Coachella model in see-through crochet "pants" and really, really good hair agrees: braids are all the rage right now. The particular style of plaits you'll be seeing everywhere this Summer, though, is (quite literally) taking center stage - on your crown. We're talking the braided middle part. "It's simple: these statement braids are powerful and strong, yet easy to glam up with accessories," said hairstylist and Glamsquad artistic d...
Tags: Beauty, Hair, Coachella, Glamsquad, Braids, Daenerys Targaryen, Vaccaro, Beauty Trends, Beauty Interview, Hair Trends, Spring Beauty, Giovanni Vaccaro

Bill and Hillary Clinton to take the stage at Seattle’s WaMu Theater

They're on a 10-stop coast-to-coast tour, talking about their own backgrounds and experiences, and speculating about what may come in American politics and life.
Tags: News, Life, Events, Hillary Clinton, Bill, Seattle, Local News, WaMu Theater, Nation & World

31 Avengers: Endgame Nail Art Ideas That Put the Marvel Universe at Your Fingertips

Avengers nail art is just one way fans are showing their dedication to their favorite heroes and villains from the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) - some of which have been in our lives for over a decade. (Can you believe that the original Iron Man film was released back in 2008?) Since the first-ever Marvel movie premiered, we have been introduced to gods, an American hero, a peculiar doctor, and even a tree that's captured our hearts with the three words it knows how to say - "I am Groot." Av...
Tags: Beauty, Avengers, Nails, Nail Art, The Avengers, Nail Polish, Beauty News, Nail Trends, Beauty Trends, Ulta Beauty

A Conversation With The Director Who Saw The Magic Of AOC Before The Media Did

By now, you know Rep. Alexandria Ocasi0-Cortez. But long before the mainstream media and the entire political world was taken aback by her primary upset last year, director Rachel Lears was following this millennial, working class' woman long shot bid at defeating one of the most powerful House Democrats in the country.Knock Down The House, which premieres May 1 on Netflix, is an intimate portrait of Ocasio-Cortez’s candidacy, alongside with that of Amy Vilela in Nevada, Cori Bush in Missouri, ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Kim Kardashian, Congress, Netflix, Missouri, House, Nevada, Alexandria, Cori Bush, Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, Ocasio Cortez, Lears, Rachel Lears, Amy Vilela

21 Home Sales Worth Shopping This Week

If we could avoid ever paying full-price for another purchase, you bet your ass we would — which is exactly why we created a roundup solely devoted to the best decor and furniture sales happening as we type. Welcome to The Score, it's our new home for the best marked-down goods from all of our most-browsed shopping destinations.With a plethora of freshly-discounted finds from our favorite home stores popping up on a weekly (if not daily) basis, there's no reason to go out of budget on your next...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Georgia, Lulu, Anthropologie, Martha Stewart Living, Macy, Wayfair, Keaton, Le Creuset, Dormify, Nordstrom Anthropologie, Fort Makers Cherry Hexagon Cutting Board, Home Sales Worth Shopping This Week, Urban Outfitters Hex Wall Shelf, Urban Outfitters Macy

ESXENCE 2019: Carthusia Tuberosa

You may already have started to get the picture: Florals are so in! Tuberose is one of the blooming flowers that stole our attention at the Esxence 2019 perfume show, presented in several new compositions, but each time done differently; not as we expected. In the latest Carthusia creation Luca Maffei has hidden it behind spicy, slightly dusty aromas, reminding me of the scent of the old books, as... Read full article: ESXENCE 2019: Carthusia Tuberosa from Fragrantica Perfumes and Colognes Maga...
Tags: Fashion, Luca Maffei, Carthusia Tuberosa, Carthusia

African Botanics Revitalizing Therapy Gel Review

African Botanics is one of the most well known luxury green beauty brands, which offers formulas made up from some of the most highly sought after natural ingredients. The African Botanics Revitalizing Therapy Gel is one of the more unique products that the brand offers. Part skincare, part body...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty

Shani Darden Texture Reform Review

If you’re curious about the hype surrounding Shani Darden and her brand, but are worried about preserving your sensitive skin, we have just the product for you. The Shani Darden Texture Reform is the second retinol-based product from the range, and its been designed specifically with sensitive skin...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty, Shani Darden, Shani Darden Texture Reform Review, Shani Darden Texture Reform

Beauty Blender Re Dew Review

Setting sprays and other facial mists can actually be one of the most versatile products in your skincare and makeup routine, and the Beauty Blender Re Dew is no exception. This perfecting mist was designed offer a combination of benefits in order to help the skin look and feel its best before and...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty

Cardi B and Kendall Jenner are obsessing over this new fashion brand

“French girl” style is so 2018. This year it’s all about the Scandinavian cool girl. Ushering in the new Nordic trend are the sherbet-hued looks of Copenhagen-based cult brand Saks Potts. The fashion line was founded by Cathrine Saks and Barbara Pott in 2014, but has lately become an Instagram sensation and a go-to for...
Tags: Fashion, Kendall Jenner, Copenhagen, Cardi, Saks Potts, Cathrine Saks, Barbara Pott

ESXENCE 2019: M. Micallef Botanique Collection

The French niche brand M.Micallef presented its new collection at the artistic niche exhibition ESXENCE 2019, bringing the focus on florals. The lovely Botanique Collection includes five new fragrances enchanting us with the scents of flowering gardens in Grasse: FLEUR DE LUNE, FLEUR AURORE, FLEUR POÈME, FLEUR RÊVERIE and FLEUR LUMIÈRE. "Paradise bathed in languid sun, land of plural beauty, Gr... Read full article: ESXENCE 2019: M. Micallef Botanique Collection from Fragrantica Perfumes and Co...
Tags: Fashion, Grasse, Fragrantica Perfumes, Micallef

This Lawyer Is Helping Kim Kardashian With Her Legal Career

The daughter of a Democrat from Sweden and a Trump supporter from Mississippi, Jessica Jackson is used to navigating extremes. In her career as a human rights attorney, she's represented people on California's death row in their appeals. And now, as the national director and cofounder of #Cut50, a national initiative to reduce the prison population, she's brought together unlikely allies to fight for criminal justice reform and an end to mass incarceration.How unlikely? Well, along with CNN's V...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Kim Kardashian, Sweden, Mississippi, Congress, California, Washington, Cnn, United States, Tennessee, Kim, Jackson, Alice, Kim Kardashian West, Trump

What Beyoncé's Natural Hair Really Looks Like

When you're one of the most idolized and talked-about celebrities on earth, people want to know everything about you, from what you eat and drink to your daily routine and what you look like before the glam squad arrives.This is especially true for Beyoncé and her natural hair. The conversation around the star's god-given texture picked up steam in 2017, when her longtime hairstylist Neal Farinah confirmed on Instagram that a naturally-curly look Bey sported to the Sports Illustrated Sportspers...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Beyonce, Brooklyn, Bey, Kimble, Kim Kimble, Yonce, Tina Knowles Lawson, Neal Farinah, Farinah

From Mean Girls To Mykonos: Inside Lindsay Lohan's Empire

It's hard to believe it's been 15 years since "She doesn't even go here!" entered the lexicon, but alas, Mean Girls is now a full-fledged teenager, and its star Lindsay Lohan is now a movie star-turned-grande dame of a Mykonos club with her own reality show. (Who could ever forget that viral video of LiLo dancing with abandon on the beach? Not I.)Lohan has come a long way since her days as Cady Heron declaring that the limit does not exist, and so has her net worth. Ahead, we did the math.After...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Disney, Mtv, Dubai, Athens, Annie, North Carolina, Oprah, Lindsay Lohan, Irs, Charlie Sheen, Lindsay, LOHAN, Hallie, Cady Heron

Jergens Natural Glow Wet Skin Moisturizer Review

Jergens Natural Glow Wet Skin Moisturizer is a body moisturizer and sunless tanning product that is formulated to be applied right after you get out of the shower, when your skin is still wet. When blended with water, this moisturizer glides onto the skin, instantly locking in moisture and...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty, Jergens Natural Glow Wet Skin Moisturizer, Jergens Natural Glow Wet Skin Moisturizer Review

Meet The Lawyer Behind Kim Kardashian's Legal Education

The daughter of a Democrat from Sweden and a Trump supporter from Mississippi, Jessica Jackson is used to navigating extremes. In her career as a human rights attorney, she's represented people on California's death row in their appeals. And now, as the national director and cofounder of #Cut50, a national initiative to reduce the prison population, she's brought together unlikely allies to fight for criminal justice reform and an end to mass incarceration.How unlikely? Well, along with CNN's V...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Kim Kardashian, Sweden, Mississippi, Congress, California, Washington, Cnn, United States, Tennessee, Kardashian, Kim, Jackson, Donald Trump, Alice

Hydropeptide Exfoliating Cleanser Review

Hydropeptide Exfoliating Face Cleanser is a gentle, skin-renewing face wash that is said to reduce the appearance of pesky fine lines and wrinkles while perfectly prepping skin for the next step in your routine. One of the key ingredients in this cleanser is jojoba beads, which gently exfoliate the...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty, Hydropeptide Exfoliating Cleanser Review

Macy's Friends & Family Sale Has ALL Of Our Essentials — But Where To Begin?

The 160-year-old department store Macy’s has always been a presence in our lives. From our little-kid memories of watching its Thanksgiving Day Parade on TV, to shopping for party dresses holding our mom’s hands, to discovering — and then frequenting — the beauty counter in high school, its been there for us shopping-obsessives since our earliest days of browsing. Now, with a reliable roster of essential brands, its become a go-to for all of our wardrobe staples: everyday makeup, denim, dresses...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Calvin Klein, Levi, Woodstock, Macy, Clinique, Mascara, Macy s Friends amp, Mickey That, FRIENDRACHEL Rachel Roy Printed Chiffon Maxi Dress, Macy s Inky, Calvin Klein Padded Bralette, Macy s Scoop

Navan Dark Spot Corrector Review

Though the brand has become most well known for their acne and skincare supplements, Navan Skin Care has actually expanded over the years to offer a full range of thoughtfully designed and formulated products. The Navan Dark Spot Corrector, for example, was designed to effectively fade post acne...
Tags: Uncategorized, Beauty, Navan Dark Spot Corrector Review, Navan Skin Care

show more filters
March - 2019
April - 2019
May - 2019