Beauty Scientists Reveal the Products that Really Work

screen-shot-2016-09-15-at-11-05-32-amThe brains behind the beauty products I love and adore, beauty scientists are my heroes. They’re the ones who think up, concoct, and test all the lipsticks, shampoos, and skin creams that make it into my life. For the September issue of Dr. Oz’s The Good Life magazine, I spoke with the top beauty scientists in the business (from brands like Lancôme, Olay, and Nexxus) to find out the products really work, new technology that’s on the horizon (organic flower-derived makeup pigments!) and what their personal favorites are. Secrets of Beauty Scientists

Falling for Red Lipstick

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Labor Day weekend is over, which means that the fashion world’s version of back-to-school (NYFW) is in full-swing. Can’t wait to see what one of my favorite makeup artists, Mr. Dick Page, is cooking up backstage for the Michael Kors show this week. But in the meantime, here’s my interview with Dick about why red lips are a must-have accessory this season and which Shiseido’s new Rouge Rouge lipstick is right for you. From the September issue of Marie Claire: Scarlet Fever

Summer Spa Escapes

Screen Shot 2016-06-21 at 10.14.36 AMNow that it’s officially summer, I can share with you my latest Marie Claire story: a spa guide to help you escape real life for as much time as you can afford (even if it’s just a mental break from work while reading this article and daydreaming for a minute). From 30-minute budget massages (that still manage to unravel all those knots and kinds) to ultra-luxurious spas in Paris and St. Bart’s (with bespoke facials and posture correcting massages), my Marie Claire July 2016 spa package is all inclusive: Great Escapes

January Jones Is Not Betty Draper

Screen Shot 2016-06-01 at 10.38.41 AMHere’s my latest work for Marie Claire‘s June issue: An interview with January Jones, where we talk about her hair (she’s the new spokesperson for Kérastase) and I get to go all fangirl about her Mad Men days. Continue reading