What’s Your Rub? Acuvue Oasys Contact Lenses

Acuvue wants to know – what’s your rub? Cold winter weather makes for uncomfortable eyes if you are a contact lens wearer like me. Acuvue’s Facebook page details all different kinds of ‘rub’ techniques – are you a twitching lotus? A red eye ripper? Perhaps you are a moose?? No question, I am a…

Lisa’s Top Twelve Picks for 2013

The older I get, the faster times flies…I just can’t believe another year has gone by already! 2013 was a great year for fantastic finds that I now use almost every day.  Here, in no particular order, are my favorite products that have brought me constant joy. 1.  Verge Ribbon Wand ($120) The Verge Ribbon Wand…

Looking great with derma e Hydrating Mask

The perfect face starts with perfect skin and that’s where derma e® Hydrating Mask with Hyaluronic Acid comes in.  Whether it’s for a holiday face or for everyday, you want your skin looking refreshed, smooth, and moisturized. I’ve used a lot of different types of masks but I couldn’t resist when derma e® offered to send…

Ease winter dryness with Farmhouse Fresh Sundae Best Chocolate Softening Mask and Honey Heel Glaze

Farmhouse Fresh, a Texas-based bath and body company, has some of the yummiest body products available. Their products are whimsical and nostalgic and wonderfully fun to use. The packaging is to die for and this is a surprisingly affordable line. It’s a coveted line that has won numerous consumer awards including Redbook’s Most Valuable Beauty…

Instant clean hair with Klorane Dry Shampoo

How many times a week do you wash your hair? When I was younger I washed it every single day. Now in order to help preserve my hair color – not to mention my sanity – I wash my hair every other day. Sometimes I can get away with third day hair. (Just to reassure you, I still shower every…

FACE atelier Lip Glaze review and swatches

FACE atelier, a favorite line of pro makeup artists, has some extremely impressive lip gloss called Lip Glaze ($26).   It’s extraordinary stuff – super smooth, highly pigmented, and fabulously glossy.   It’s remarkably long-lasting without being sticky. We were sent three $1 sample jars (which actually have a fair amount of product in them) so I…

Ellen Lange Retexturizing Peel – a change for the better

A long time ago, in what feels like another life, I went to the dermatologist every few months and she’d recommend a glycolic peel to take care of my skin problems. The process of it was great but I always left with a very red face and didn’t want to go anywhere afterward. When I stopped…