• During my stint as skin care editor, I’ve experienced many different ailments. When you live and breathe beauty you begin to see flaws that don’t exist simply because you know there are solutions. When you anticipate an important event like a wedding, you begin to scrutinize every imperfection. No matter whom you’re marrying or where <... >

  • Okay – so, you’re going away next weekend, and have to be ready to don that hot new bathing suit. There’s just one, slight problem – your bikini line, that, um, hasn’t seen the light of day since your winter holiday vacation. Yup – time for a bikni wax – or, for those daring individuals <... >

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  • For hetero NYC gals, finding a job, a decent man, and a reasonably price critter-free apartment are all equally daunting tasks. We are probably more loyal to our hairdressers and estheticians than we are to anyone in our contact list. Now we have to face the intimidating task of choosing which skin care products to <... >

  • Anyone that peruses the personal care aisles of drugstores knows all the major companies are producing at-home micro-dermabrasion kits. The idea of women using peels at home is a controversial one – some doctors think it can be harmful; others profess the wonders of these acid-based peels. Me? Well, I’ve used so many that 10 <... >

  • Women of all shapes and sizes share one frustrating commonality no matter how skinny or fit they are – the stubborn strength of cellulite. According to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), 80 percent of women have cellulite. The main explanation is that the body begins to store fat after puberty to ensure sufficient energy <... >

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  • The Aveda Company has a loyal fan base, but somehow, only insiders seem to know the wonders of their effective and advanced skin care products. Founded by Horst Rechelbacher, the Aveda mission statement is “to care for the world we live in, from the products we make to the ways in which we give back <... >

  • The business woman in me knew the future of skin care would ensure success for two contrasting schools of thought: the small independent earthy companies and the large medical biotecs. I’m not one to brag, but this prediction could be proved alone by the launch of Whole Body and the success of Hylexin and Stri-Vectin. <... >

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  • April is here and you know what that means – summer is just months away and soon they’ll be pulling the cashmere sweaters out of our hands and tossing us a sun dress. Before that can happen we need some serious motivation to hit the gym, resist the sweets, and get our skin in shape. <... >

  • Spring is all about starting anew – new blades of grass peeking through the dirt, new baby chicks chirping from limbs in Central Park, and a new look. But, before you reach for those hot new eye shadows, sparkly bronzers, and shiny lip-glosses to hide your pasty, blotchy skin or detract from forming crow’s feet, <... >

  • Since Aerin Lauder joined the Estée team, the house has gone from the middle-aged makeup supplier to a reinvented cosmetic house. With a roster of subsidiaries that includes American Beauty, Darphin, Aveda, Mac, and Stila, and fragrances by Sean Paul, Trump, and Missoni, there’s no limit to their success. They have nearly every demographic covered <... >

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