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5 Halloween inspired nail polish colors

Thursday, October 29, 2015, 3:00 AM
Not one for dressing up for Halloween, but feel it deserves somewhat of a shout out? That pretty much sums up my relationship with Halloween at this point. I avoid parties that require a costume at all cost, but since it was one of my favorite holidays as a child, I try to personally acknowledge it... Read more

The 10 commandants of how to grow out your eyebrows

Friday, October 23, 2015, 3:00 AM
Eyebrows are having a serious moment right now. The full, natural look is still a strong trend—and perhaps the best one. Fuller brows create a more youthful appearance and can frame the face beautifully. But the skinny arched brows of the 90s and early 2000s left many of us with sparse, skimpy... Read more

Are organic beauty products really better? Beauty expert and author, Desiree Stordahl, reveals the surprising answer

Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 8:54 AM
As I’ve been incorporating healthier lifestyle options into our family (that juicer I got two years ago was finally used—once), it seems only natural that I would take a closer look at my beauty products. But the beauty industry’s standards on organic products are unclear, making... Read more

Knit Wit, Wilhelmina modeling agency holding 'Style & Scout' casting event

Monday, October 12, 2015, 12:35 PM
Wilhelmina Philadelphia and Knit Wit are teaming up to bring Philadelphia “Style & Scout” an event featuring shopping, cocktails and a chance to join Wilhelmina Philadelphia’s modeling agency. On Thursday, Oct. 15 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., interested folks can head to Knit Wit boutique... Read more

Pumpkin lattes for your body and other beauty products to try this fall

Monday, October 12, 2015, 8:47 AM
Fragrance For seasonal fragrances, nobody beats Bath and Body Works, and their latest fall collection doesn’t disappoint. I’ve been warding off Starbuck’s Pumpkin Spice latte and its 420 calories buy slathering on Bath and Body Work’s Ultra Shea Body Cream in Marshmallow Pumpkin... Read more

Urban Outfitters parent company asks employees to work for free

Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 3:31 PM
If you work at Urban Outfitters, your bosses want you to work for free. To keep up with the increased seasonal demand, the parent company of Urban Outfitters, URBN, which also owns Free People and Anthropologie, sent an employee-only email calling for volunteers. URBN, which is headquartered in Philadelphia... Read more

Forbes 30 Under 30: Lifestyle guru Michelle Phan finds the next big thing

Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 10:15 AM
By the age of 28, YouTube personality and lifestyle guru Michelle Phan has garnered more than 8 million followers on the video platform. So in 2011, the forward thinker created ipsy, a beauty product subscription service that provides users with an array of different products each month. Speaking at... Read more

Sheet masks: Skin care’s newest beauty trend

Friday, October 2, 2015, 3:00 AM
After experimenting with a stronger form of retinol than I’m used to, I’ve been experiencing some on and off dry skin. In search of some relief, I turned to Toppers Salon in Marlton, NJ for some skin care TLC. the backing to an at home sheet mask applied this morning During my appointment... Read more

Willow Smith signs modeling deal with The Society

Thursday, October 1, 2015, 2:22 PM
Willow Smith is joining Kendall Jenner in the superstar-kids-turned-models brigade. The Society Management, the modeling agency that also represents Jenner and Victoria’s Secret model Adriana Lima, announced via social media that they’d signed 14-year-old Willow to their team. Daughter... Read more

5 reasons why ‘Empire’ star Cookie is winning the hair game

Friday, September 25, 2015, 3:00 AM
I just got finished watching the Season 2 premier of Fox’s hit show, “Empire” and the first episode didn’t disappoint—I was amused (Boo Boo Kitty popping it for Marisa Tomei), surprised (Chris Rock as Frank Gathers?), and engaged (who is this new Jamal?). Outside of the... Read more
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