This week, Kari of Fab Over 40 is hosting Fashion Flash! Kari is one of the most active beauty bloggers and her almost daily posts are packed with up to date beauty, fashion and health information. There are no fillers or guest posts from brands, but original and thoughtful articles on a topics we care about. I’m so proud to be blogging with her!
Fashion Flash Book Review: Younger Next Year– for Women
The title of the book was so empowering, I could not wait to crack it open and get started. It was the follow-up book to the hugely popular ” Younger Next Year” that was aimed at men and endorsed by Dr Oz, New York Times and … Continue Reading… →
Fashion Flash this week is hosted by Staness of Menopause Makeover. Recently, my doctor confided that past menopause, our metabolism slows down to a crawl and weight gain is inevitable. Clearly she has never met Staness. When menopause hit and hit hard, Staness felt bloated and exhusted. Since she had just met the love of her life, this was not acceptable. Working with world class experts she developed a health, diet and exercise makeover plan that restored her energy and shape. Staness complied all her info in her best selling book Menopause Makeover that is a must read for all of us at midlife. This week she is giving away a copy of her book on her site. Check her out and click thru to the always interesting Fashion Flash bloggers.
This week the fabuous Kari of Fabulous Over 40 is hosting Fashion Flash. I treasure people who have taken the time to drill down into a subject and then share what they have found– and Kari is one of those special people. She has a keen eye and a great sense of what is new and good in cosmetics and skin care. She has introduced me to listick colors I would never have tried on my own and her mscara recommendations never fail. I never go to the cosmetics counter without printouts from Fab Over 40.
French Women Don’t Get Fat
France is a country of cultural marvels. With incredible art, history, fashion, food, its like Disneyworld for adults. But to … Continue Reading… →
This week, Cindy of Prime Beauty is hosting Fashion Flash. I am in the middle of Budget Beauty series so I’ve become a huge fan of Prime Beauty’s Frugal Friday feature. This week she featured a tempting palatte of eye shadows made even more tempting at half price. Cindy has also started to feature great holiday gift sets including Kiehls’s Creme de Corps Holiday Collection with 100% of sales going to children’s causes around the world and Tarte Baby it Bold Outside blush or lip gloss sets.
IMO Prime Beauty has awesome recommendations for fragrances. On her recommendations I have tried ( and loved) new brands and old favorites like Jo Malone and Anik. I also rely on Cindy for eval of hair products. I can decode a wall full of moisturizers, when it comes to hair products, … Continue Reading… →
This week the host of Fashion Flash is Kari of Fab Over 40. This constantly updated site has become my go-to spot for all things beauty. In recent weeks she has profiled five new delicious lingerie brands, a new long lasting lipstick with vitamins and without parabens, and a honey bath scrub from Laura Mercier. I have to admit I want them all.
I often have problems with celebrity beauty tips. When asked how they maintain a perfect body they claim a) they never diet, b) drink a gallon of water a day or c) they inherrited their goods looks. Seriously?
By contrast, Beth Chamberlin, star of the late, great Guiding Light, not only honestly admits her body problems, she shares her real diet and fitness strategies. Beth and her husband, Dr Peter Roy developed a popular Kettlebell program that … Continue Reading… →