Fashion Flash Today!

fashion flash logoThis week Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table is hosting Fashion Flash.  I love her sense of humour,  her lavender hair, fabulous photography and her enthusiasm for all things beauty.  Erika throws a wide net in her beauty reviews.  She roadtests  cleansers, masks, exfoliators, foundations, eyeliners, bronzers and  lippies of all colors and formulas.   Subscribe to her site  to  see why I am such a fan.

 

Fashion Flash Book Review-- Facial MagicFashion Flash Book Review:  Facial Magic by Cynthia Rowland

I am often asked why I started to publish No-Nonsense beauty Blog.  My reply?  I wanted to share the most effective beauty advice and alert people to products … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table is hosting  Fashion Flash. Erika is one of our Rafflecopter  Rockstars in our series of incredible giveaway campaigns.  For our Valentine’s Day campaign, Erika gave away a pink crystal heart on silver chain studded with white tourmalines.  It was in the collection  of  Evine’s top  selling jewelry designer, Nancy Davis. This beautiful piece received almost 5,000 entries!  Subscribe to Notes From My Dressing Table to  be certain to enter her next fabulous   giveaway.

Introducing Two New Fashion Flash Bloggers

I am so excited to introduce the two new Fashion Flash bloggers:

Fashion Flash New MemberSheila of Painted Ladies  covers  all … Continue Reading…

Our Valentine’s Day Giveaway for You!

Valentine's Day GiveawayNo-Nonsense Beauty Blog is a founding member of Fashion Flash,  collective of  lifestyle  blogs for women over 40. Covering beauty, fashion, fitness, and travel  we get more than 3,000,000 views a year.  We are so grateful for the support and continual  interest of  our subscribers and followers, year six of our bloggers are  holding  Valentine’s Day   giveways  to show our fans a  little love.  Marcia of Beauty Info Zone will  lead off on February 6 with a generous gift certificate from Sephora; On Feb  7, Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table  will post a pink crystal  heart necklace from famed  designer Nancy Davis; On February 8  the Fashion Flash Valentines Day giveaway campaign kicks into high gear with Cindy  on Prime Beauty.  She will … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week the  Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table is hosting Fashion Flash!   Smart and sassy, Erika has a keen eye  for make-up and takes  her own  amazing photographs. Her giveaway on our  Evine Holiday Gift Guide campaign   grabbed more than 2000 entries!

Fashion Flash Book Review: The Fashion Design Workbook by Annabel Benilan

Like most women over 50, shopping can feel like a blood sport. Its so hard to find affordable clothing that fits both our bodies and lifestyles.  Some of  my friends  have dreamed about  started to design their ownn clothing lines.  They are struggling for  ways to translate what they want into what they can wear.  When I found  this workbook in a bookstore in London,s  Portobello market,  it seemd like the perfect  holiday gift for … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week the always  fascinating and funny Erika of Notes From My  Dressing Table  is hosting Fashion Flash.  She shakes  me out of my comfort zone with blue hair and deep red lips.  I love the way  she stretches the way I choose and use  make-up– and I  know you will too.

Fashion FLash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review:  Awakening Beauty– the Dr Hauschka Way

I had seen shelves of Dr Hauschka products  for years  but it  just  looked too complicated to me.  When I saw a copy of  Awakening Beauty at Strands I decided to  try to explore  this long time popular  philosopy.  I am so glad I did. This  beautifully … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week I am  delighted that  Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table is hosting Fashion Flash. To me  she is a kindred spirit trying out new beauty tools and posting the results.  his week she posted  a new hair color that is a greyish ashy  blonde that is totally flattering to her skin and eyes.  I love to see what she  is trying out and you will too.

Fashion Flash Book ReviewFashion Flash Book Review: Great Hair by Nick Arrojo

You probably  know Nick Arrojo  from What Not To Wear where  he changes a woman’s life with sissors and a hairdryer.  He is … Continue Reading…

It’s Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Erika of Notes From My Dressing Table is hosting Fashion Flash.  I love  her real time approach to beauty and  value her judgement  on a wide range of products. And she has a wicked sense of humor that  never fails  to make  me burst out laughing.

 

 

Fashion FLash Book Review: One Hour Power DietFashion Flash Book Review:  One Hour Power Diet by Cliff Thomas, MD

There is  certainly  no shortage of diet  books, but One Hour Power Diet  has original and useful isights.  Written by a bariatric surgeon to help his patients to successfully lose  and mantain weight loss, it … Continue Reading…

Its Fashion Flash Monday!

fashion flash logoThis week Jackie of Aging Backwards is hosting Fashion Flash.  She is an anti-aging expert  whose advice I have learned to trust.  Totally.  She is one of those people that  gets  it right  long before others  have  even defined a problem. For example  during  past six months,  I  have  been  seriously tired and  Jackie has been urging me to take vitamin B12 tablets that dissolve in the mouth.  My blood tests  did not indicate that I  had a problem, but I was still exhausted.  Finally, I was  ready to try anything and I  started  sucking on a tiny vitamin B12  tablet.  Within  two days, the bounce was back in my step.   I was   back to my  usual 12 work day with ease and enthusiasm.  Then  just this … Continue Reading…