HOLIDAY SHINE RIGHT AT YOUR FINGERTIPS

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I love a good manicure, but unfortunately for me, most polishes chip after just a day or two.  Enter OPI Infinite Shine.  It has the staying power of a gel manicure (lasts for 7-10 days), but does not require the nasty soaking in acetone to remove it that a normal gel manicure does. The process is easy: primer, color, gloss coat.  There are 30 Continue Reading

FRENCH BEAUTY MUSTS

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Skin care is big business in France. In Paris you will find every "Pharmacie" full of La Roche-Posay, Avène, Claudalie, Bioderma, and Vichy products. It is a treasure trove of skin care products, hair products, fragrant oils, scented soaps and perfume.  If you are a skincare junkie like me, you will feel like you have just entered heaven upon Continue Reading

CHIC READS

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I was recently lucky enough to be gifted (by one of my most favorite, and hands down fashionable and timeless people I know - thank you Jody!) a copy of Tish Jett's Forever Chic: Frenchwomen's Secrets for Timeless Beauty, Style, and Substance. Tish Jett is a longtime fashion journalist and author of the blog A Femme d’Un Certain Age, She lives Continue Reading