Its Fashion Flash Monday!

This week the  host of Fashion Flash is Deja Pseu of Une Femme D’un Certain Age. I love this site and  check in every day to read  her always insightful and entertaining posts.  Recently she  took on the white shirt  which  just about every  fashionista recommends as a  warddrobe basic.  However as the  years go by the  plain tailored  white shirt which looked so cute in our twenties, now  seems  boxy and severe.  Pseu  tried on  a wide range of styles and came up with   runched  front that  both defines a waist and hides a multitude of flaws.   A simple answer to a common problem. Her videos  on  different ways to tie a scarf are so delightful I would love  to gift them  to friends.  Right now you can download them for free but I have urged her to package them for … Continue Reading…

What is a ” Green Cosmetic”? Should I Care?

April 22 is Earth Day  which is a yearly reminder that this is the only world we have and need to take care of it.  Online or IRL there is a heavy buzz for green or environmentally concious products.  There is no shortage of opinions about the definition of “green” but the one that works for  me is simple– it should be as beneficial  for the planet as it is for you.

There are green options for practically every  product we use daily.  Recently I was sent  a new brand of skin skin products called Previse.  I usually don’t try out product lines but Dr Marmur ( my Dr Marmur,  is the medical advisor),  so I was in–  and its everything a green treatment line should be.

The green creds start with the packaging.  The bottles were protected … Continue Reading…