Posts Tagged ‘moisturizer’

Turn Left – New Study shows that the Left Side of our Faces are more Pleasant!

Look at the camera, turn your face left, and say cheese! A new study by Wake Forest University psychology professor Dr. James Schirillo and co-author Kelsey Blackburn, stated that we humans prefer looking at the left side of a face, finding it more pleasant. The pair took photos of 10 male and 10 female faces, and created a series of originals and mirror images, so that a right cheek could be made to look like a left or the other way around.... 

Earth Day: Re-use Beauty Products

 Earth Day is this coming Sunday and we LOVE the practical advice from realbeauty.com on useful ways to re-use your beauty products! Here’s our FAVORITE WAYS TO RE-USE YOUR BEAUTY PRODUCTS: 1. EMPTY MAKEUP PALETTES: Instead of throwing away empty makeup containers i.e. eyeshadow palettes, blush compacts, etc., hold onto them since they’re perfect containers for storing broken chunks of blush, powder foundations, bronzers,  eyeshadows,... 

The Latest Japanese Beauty Trends @ Marukai 98 stores

Last Spring, we did a story on the amazing L.A Japanese emporium, Marukai 98 and all the interesting Japanese beauty goodies we found there. We recently checked Marukai out again and here’s some more interesting Japanese beauty goods! PILL MASKS WITH CONTAINER You’ll find beauty “pill” masks all over Japan and other countries in Asia like Taiwan and Korea. These beauty masks expand once they’re dipped in a container filled... 

Which City is the most Beauty-Obsessed? Hint: It’s not LA or NYC

In an age where physical appearances is even more important, how we look has become an obsession thanks to Facebook and Twitter. InStyle magazine asked Four Square to conduct a  survey on which city is most Beauty-Obsessed. Using the data from its 15 million users, Four Square found out which cities users were checking into most for beauty stores like Ulta, Sephora, and more. The #1 most Beauty-Obsessed City…drumroll please….FRESNO,... 

Spa Week is here! $50 Treatments! April 16-22 only!

Ladies, tt’s that time of the year again…SPA WEEK is back! Launched in 2004, Spa Week is a nationwide event that is available in the following markets: Arizona, Atlanta, Austin, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Connecticut, Dallas/Fort Worth, Denver, Detroit, Florida, Houston, Los Angeles, Minnesota, Nashville, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Virginia,... 

Skincare Routine 101: How to Apply Skincare Products in Order

According to the NRDC, women use an average of 12 beauty products on a daily basis.That is  whole lot of time spent on our daily maintenance! If you’re like me and use a mix of different skincare and makeup brands and products, sometimes its confusing on what to put on first so here’s a quick guide from InStyle magazine’s August issue on WHAT TO APPLY FIRST: Dab an acne spot treatment first (if you use one) Then apply your serum... 

Got Dry Summer Skin? Try our Skin Lotion Toner & Take 55% OFF + 20 FREE MASKS

You know what isn’t hot about the Summer (pun intended)? Dry, itchy, irritated skin. Do we have the solution for you! Our Marie Louise Cosmetics Skin Lotion Toner S is a multi-functional toner that helps calm down irritated skin while also providing essential hydration to keep your skin moist. Formulated with deep sea concentrate, black sugar extract, and Vitamin B – our toner will keep your skin healthy and glowing in no time! This HUGE,... 

Help! How to Remove Pillow Creases from your Face

OK the Rapture never happened and now after falling into a really deep sleep, you’re ready to start the week WITH PILLOW CREASES ON YOUR FACE. OMG – WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO? Well here’s a good tip to remember! First splash warm water on your skin and then massage in a moisturizer. How did this happen in the first place? Well, skin cells contain fluid that acts as a cushion to keep the skin plump.  That same fluid seeps out of ... 

Good Skin = Good Makeup: The Importance of Prepping Your Skin Pre-Makeup

I was in a rush today and as I checked my reflection in the car mirror, I almost did a sudden brake. I looked terrible. Like what-were-you-thinking-leaving-the-house-like-that-terrible. Since I was rushing to get out of the house, I barely lathered enough moisturizer after quickly washing my face and I didn’t stop to check the awful foundation lines that didn’t reach my jawline. In short, I looked like a heavily-bronzed extra on Jersey... 

Happy Easter: Our Favorite Chocolate-Inspired Beauty Goodies

Ah its that time of the year again when you start seeing those pastel-covered candies and peeps (did you know those pastel peeps only come out during Easter?).  I’m not a big fan of peeps since I don’t really like marshmallows but gimme a chocolate Easter egg or bunny anytime! Since I have to limit my chocolate intake to avoid looking an egg myself, the next best thing are chocolate-flavored beauty stuff! Below are my Top 5 Chocolate-Inspired... 

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