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Last Minute Gift Sets to Send to Mom

Last Minute Gift Sets to Send to Mom

  by Valis Vicenty

There's no question: when it comes to Mom, she deserves the best. But it's easy for time to get away from you and forget about grabbing her gift. While a card can give you the words to tell her how much you appreciate her, a great gift set [...]

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Backstage Beauty Beat: Yigal Azrouël Fall 2014

Backstage Beauty Beat: Yigal Azrouël Fall 2014

  by Valis Vicenty

THE SHOW: Yigal Azrouël THE HAIR: James Pect  returned to provide grungy glam locks for the models. He began by prepping the hair with Alterna Bamboo Style Boho Waves Touseled Texture Mist and the brand's Bamboo Style Cleanse Extend [...]

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Dry Shampoos to Extend the Life of Any Hairstyle

Dry Shampoos to Extend the Life of Any Hairstyle

  by Valis Vicenty

From transportation to staying warm, the polar vortex has made everything difficult. Who wants to run the risk of catching a cold (or worse) just to have a clean coif? If slick strands have you shampooing more than once a week, a dry [...]

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Incredible Ingredients: 2014 Is All About Algae

Incredible Ingredients: 2014 Is All About Algae

  by Valis Vicenty

Algae are one of the oldest and most adaptive organisms on earth, and for years beauty brands have turned to the sea fare to bolster the ingredients in skincare. It not only helps improve radiance, but different species can firm and [...]

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Alterna and Mary Kay Are Ready for the Runway

Alterna and Mary Kay Are Ready for the Runway

  by Valis Vicenty

…Project Runway All Stars, that is. Alterna has linked up with the Lifetime reality competition for the first time. The hair care authority, lead by Global Creative Director Michael Shaun Corby, joins Mary Kay as fellow beauty [...]

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Turn Back Time: Anti-Aging Hair Care

Turn Back Time: Anti-Aging Hair Care

  by Lauren Kaplan

We all know what it’s like to try to prevent time from taking its toll on our skin (think: anti-aging creams, serums, makeup, treatments and, yes, procedures…), but we think less often about what time can do to our hair. We might be [...]

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