Tuesday, May 5, 2015

PAM cooking spray won’t dry your nails faster: 5 quick nail-drying methods put to the test

Friday, March 13, 2015, 3:00 AM
It was a recurring scene. After taking the time to carefully give myself a manicure the night before, I would awake the next morning to find smudges and sheet imprints on my now ruined manicure. The problem is that even though I sometimes gave myself an hour for my nails to dry before going to bed... Read more

Get up to 70 percent off at Menagerie Peace Out Winter sale

Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 11:48 AM
With frigid temperatures moving out of the city (first 60-degree day of 2015, anyone?), local boutique Menagerie is ready to get rid of its last reminders of winter, which means you can get a head start on next year’s winter shopping. Menagerie is hosting a one-day-only sale Thursday, March... Read more

BUS STOP Boutique to launch first original collection

Monday, March 9, 2015, 1:22 PM
On Thursday, March 12, the Europe-meets-Philadelphia shoe store BUS STOP Boutique will be launching its first private collection in collaboration with Taiwanese shoe brand All Black. Shoelace-less, leather oxfords comprise the BUS STOP x All Black Limited Edition Capsule Collection. The 12 versions... Read more

N.J. mom creates stylish, disability-friendly kid clothing

Monday, March 9, 2015, 11:41 AM
Mindy Scheier of Livingston, N.J. began modifying her son Oliver's clothing after he came in asking to wear jeans like the other kids at school. Her 10-year-old son usually has to wear sweatpants because he has a rare form of muscular dystrophy, which makes it hard for him to dress himself and for which... Read more

Spring hair color trend alert: Platinum blonde

Friday, March 6, 2015, 3:00 AM
Kim Kardashian revealed a bold new hair color choice for the spring: platinum blonde. For her naturally dark hair and olive skin complexion, it was a surprising move, but with her freshly cut lob (long bob) the outcome is very striking and modern. But before you run off to the salon to duplicate the... Read more

Mural Arts artist gifts Gloria Steinem a 'Clitoring'

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 1:00 PM
You may have seen an image and accompanying headline about Gloria Steinem photographed wearing a clitoris ring. That ring was given to her by Brooklyn-based artist Caledonia Curry also known as “SWOON,” who has worked with Philadelphia’s Mural Arts on an addiction project and was... Read more

Pennsylvanians do not wear sexy skivvies

Monday, March 2, 2015, 10:48 AM
If you’re looking for states whose residents wear more risqué undergarments, you might want to head slightly north or out West. Lingerie company True&Co. conducted a customer survey to find the most popular underwear in each state and found that Pennsylvanians like to be comfy. The... Read more

Beauty vlogger goes viral using red lipstick as concealer makeup hack

Friday, February 27, 2015, 3:00 AM
YouTube beauty vlogger Deepica Mutyala’s video on “How to Mask Dark Under Eye Circles” nearly broke the Internet, garnering over 4 million views in just a month. The fight against dark under eye circles, whether from genetics or lack of sleep, has always been a topic of interest... Read more

Get the look for less: Swap your high-end beauty products for drugstore dupes

Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 3:00 AM
On Tuesday I made my national TV debut on "The Better Show" discussing one of my favorite topics: Drugstore beauty products! I love finding great drugstore beauty products that perform the same as, or better than, department store products and paying a fraction of the price. Are there differences... Read more

Bradley Cooper's mom wore local boutique's earrings to Oscars

Monday, February 23, 2015, 3:01 PM
Just last Sunday Bradley Cooper came back home to Philly to declare to “60 Minutes” and all of the world that his family’s “roots are very deep in this city.” The “American Sniper” actor’s mom stayed true to this sentiment with her ensemble at Sunday... Read more
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