Month: November 2013

Product Review: Beyond Yoga Bamboo Staple Sweatpant

They say yoga is for Every Body. More than anything, I’d love it if the ‘clothes’ we wear in yoga reflect that mantra as much as possible. Recently, a pair of sweatpants from Beyond Yoga found their way to my doorstep. I was giddy at the color (a lovely berry

FOTD: Bruised Plum

I thought this Autumn weather perfect for a Bruised Plum lip, courtesy of Tom Ford. I put this color on like a stain, using fingers and blotting excessively, then covered it with the ‘gloss’ portion of Make Up For Ever’s Aqua Rouge. It stayed glossy and true all day, through

Habibi Giveaway: The Winner Is…

Jazzybeatchick! Congratulations! You won the new Body Wash from Habibi Bath & Body in Orange/Jasmine. Please email me at with your mailing address, and I’ll get your prize out to you! Congrats again!

Battle the Bulge with Battle Ropes

While most of the folks I know are polishing off that last bit of Thanksgiving dinner and trying hard to breathe, I’m trying not to freak out about working with these torture devices bright and early tomorrow. 😦 My friend is all jazzed about switching up our workouts, and the

Drink Up: Electrolyte Lemonade with Coconut Oil

Everyone is always talking about the benefits of using coconut oil ‘topically’ … in your hair and on your skin. But I recently started ingesting it, and I have to say I’ll never put it on top of my body again. I discovered ‘electrolyte lemonade’ during a recent sauna session.

Eye Adore: By Terry Ombre & Ligne Blackstar

This review is a long time coming. I’ve always been a fan of By Terry’s Ombre Blackstar pencil shadows. They are my ‘go to’ formulations for looks that call for the product. I know that everyone from NARS to Laura Mercier make them as well, but By Terry has always

Sweet Sweat

I learned about this stuff from a DDP Yoga colleague. He came in all shiny at the start of class, and I thought he’d just worked out (bad idea before taking DDP Yoga). I was teasing him about it, and he told me that he’d just applied Sweet Sweat. My

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