Step into summer with the Cobb Hill Hollywood Cuff Sandal by Rockport, a perfect marriage between functionality and elegance. With an anatomically molded Eva Footbed, it’s easy to strut down Manhattan’s avenues painlessly and still look hot. In full grain leather, with a wood grain finish and heel height of 2.12 inches, this is your perfect sandal for the summer to take from the office to the rooftop. Find it at /www.rockport.com/rockport/cobb-hill-hollywood-cuff-sandal
Gentle on the Skin
A French cult classic among makeup artists and dermatologists, Micelle Solution contains particles that adhere to dirt upon impact, removing it from the surface of the skin without altering its cutaneous balance. Bioderma’s Micelle Solution adds extra active ingredients like cucumber water to the formula to comfort skin and protect it against environmental pollutants. Fragrance, soap, alcohol- free and hypoallergenic, it’s pure bliss for the skin and is especially recommended for acne prone and sensitive epidermis.Get it at www.bioderma.us.
Replace your winter flannels with a satin soft, super comfortable, set of 100 % cotton BlueBellGray’s Eden sheets from the Lush Home decor brand and brighten any room with its array of delightful mini floral patterns. Featured on this season of HBO’s Girls, the elegant collection’s abstract trendy patterns by renowned watercolorist Fiona Douglas can be found at Bloomingdale’s or at /www.bloomingdales.com.
When jogging at night this summer, use the Million Mile Light, the first product of its kind to light up using your own motion. Rather than being powered by batteries, it’s designed to create a 30 Lum intensity of energy and provide 200 meters of visibility that can warn vehicles and others of your presence. It can be easily clipped on a belt and even used in the rain. Enjoy this novel lighting concept when you jog: www.rei.com.
Increasingly more readers are fascinated with personal memoirs of journeys and inner transformations through foreign landscapes. Set across the Italian backroads of the historic Francigena, Return to Glow by Chandi Wyant tells of the author’s attempt to renew herself and recover joy after a painful divorce. Get your summer reading started with this unusual adventure. Find guidance from this erudite explorer who discovers her power in the random occurrences, endurance, and wisdom of the pilgrimage. Order it at www.amazon.com.
If you enjoyed the Fifty Shades of Grey series, you’ll love reading real life memoir, The Scarlett Letters: My Secret Year of Men in an L.A .Dungeon by Jenny Nordbak who, under the pseudonym 'Mistress Scarlett,’ was paid to whip, beat, and bind dozens of men, including celebrities. Fascinating and entertaining, the memoir also provides insight into an area of human sexuality that often remains taboo. Published by St. Martin's Press/Macmillan: .
Whiten your smile for the summer at home with the same safe ingredients used by dentists with Crest’s new 3D White kit that uses no slip whitestrips and a light to whiten your teeth easily and painlessly. Just apply one strip on top teeth and wear it for 1 hour, then place light against the strip until the light automatically turns off after a few minutes. Repeat for the bottom. Your teeth will be whiter and brighter for three months. Find it at retailers and www.crest.com/whitestrips.