Five Steps to Fabulous Summer Feet

By Kim Putens   Five Steps to Fabulous Summer Feet   Spring hits and we immediately toss off our boots and pull out our flip-flops. Undoubtedly we do this out of relief that warm air has arrived and because our feet need a break from winter’s confining shoes. But, most of the time, we really […]

Transitioning to Summer

By Kim Putens Transitioning to Summer With the change in weather comes adjustments in the way we care for and dress our skin.  For men, the changes may actually mean more work.  They may actually have to consider caring for their skin before heading out into the bright sun.  While, for women, these changes might […]

Product of the Month: Skinerals Californium Sunless Bronzer

Skinerals Californium Sunless Bronzer $27.99   What they Say:   Most people have little time to spend outside lying around tanning, and many others live in regions that don’t provide such luxuries. This leads to pale, dull-looking skin. There’s something about a tan that rejuvenates your tone, giving you a nice gorgeous glow. With the […]

First Blush

By Genevieve LeFranc Stop and think for a minute; just how many products do you spray, slather, and swipe on from the moment you wake up to the moment you go to sleep, without a second thought? If you’re anything like me you have dozens of products scattered atop your dresser, lined up in your […]

Faking the Glow!

By Genevieve LeFranc   Skirt hems are getting shorter; chalky, winter skin is peaking out from under stuffy layers; and store windows are already showing off tiny bikinis and resort wear. The weather is getting warmer, which means shorts, sundresses, tank tops—and with it—bare skin. If you’re not blessed with one of the rich brown […]

Full Plait

By Genevieve LeFranc After bone dry winter weeks of resorting to messy buns and wool caps to mask lifeless, static-stricken locks, everyone is ready for a new hair look. Temperatures are fluctuating and spring is right around the corner, but I just can’t wait to give my favorite transitional season look a go…..the braid.   […]

Y – O – U – N – G!

By Kim Putens Y – O – U – N – G! You haven’t found the fountain of youth yet, but you’re afraid to go under the knife.  You sit in wonder of how to keep your skin looking young, particularly during these harsh winter days.    Many people ask me how I keep my […]

Winter Beauty Care: A Primer

By Kim Putens The holidays are over and the winter blues have set in.  You looked fabulous getting through the holiday parties, the trips to see Santa, and the late-night shopping adventures, but the hectic schedule and craziness have left you feeling blah.  So, here’s how to survive the winter blues and look good doing […]

Product of the Month: Farmaesthetics Nourishing Lavender Milk

Farmaesthetics Nourishing Lavender Milk – $39 Available online via farmaesthetics.com and at their Flagship Skincare Boutique in Newport, RI and other high end specialty shops. What It Says It Does: Herbal combination feeds the skin, moisturizing and conditioning the face and body Soy Oil evens skin tone, softens fine lines and is light but emollient […]

Holiday Glow….Get It!

By Kim Putens You’ve trimmed the tree, hung the stockings, decorated the house, and bought the gifts, but what about you?  With invitations to holiday parties abound, make sure you sparkle for every occasion.  Consider these trendy make up looks for any possible holiday festivity that may come your way. The Office Party Your normally […]