the more you know the less you need

the more you know the less you need

Month: August 2016

Beauty Brush Bar

Beauty Brush Bar

Beautiful brushes are an investment. They are beauty tools that you use daily, and really should wash weekly. Washing brushes seems like a hassle, and you inevitably delay. There are brush cleaning products designed for this task, but to get the bristles clean, all you really need is […]

Best Hair For Fall

Best Hair For Fall

A woman who cuts her hair is a woman who is getting ready to change her life.    — Coco Chanel Fall always seems like the start of something new. And sometimes, a new haircut is just the change you need. Here are some trending […]

Sun Powder

Sun Powder

It’s been incredibly, incredibly HOT here. My strategy was to stay inside until it passed. So I caught up on important business, and drank plenty of fluids, But my family began to want things, So this shade-lover ventured forth into the sun. Naturally, not without first applying my […]

Linklovin’

Linklovin’

THE IMPORTANCE OF INDEPENDENCE: LINDA RODIN INTERVIEW (Link) / ICON POST (Link)   11 SUPER MODEL SECRETS FOR LOOKING GREAT IN PHOTOS (Link)   THE PERFECT SUMMER WINE ( LINK)   8 TIPS FOR A FLAWLESS NO-MAKEUP MAKEUP LOOK (LINK )   COOL IS WHERE YOU’RE NOT (LINK)  […]

Siren Sisters

Siren Sisters

Gorgeous music from sisters Allison, Meegan and Natalie Closner. As the trio Joseph, they are set to release their new album  I’m Alone, No You’re Not  August 26. NPR hails the album as, an appealing mix of swoony delicacy and punchy anthems [in which] sweetness and power aren’t mutually exclusive songs about […]

Classic Kelly

Classic Kelly

Do you have a Kelly? The Hermes Kelly handbag remains one of the ultimate symbols of elegance and luxury. The bag is a trapezium made with three layers of leather, four feet on the bottom, closed with two straps, and locked with a padlock.  A Kelly bag requires 18 to 25 […]

Lipstick Love

Lipstick Love

I have a weakness for lipstick. If I could only wear one beauty product, lipstick would be my desert island choice. And my lipstick of choice? Make mine matte. What is it about these tubes of colour that is so enticing? In the 19th century, […]

Chance

Chance

A chance encounter with Chanel. I was seduced. Notes of White Musk, Hyacinth and Citron, Pink Pepper, Jasmine, Fresh Vetiver, Orris Absolute and Amber Patchouli. The first round bottle from CHANEL, banded in silver with a transparent top. A floral fragrance with an unexpected freshness and […]

Best Bags For Fall

Best Bags For Fall

The Vogue September issue is mere weeks away; and like the start of a new school year for kids, the gargantuan Fall issue signals a new season for fashion. But it’s not just the clothes we can’t wait for; autumn also ushers in the new handbags that go with them. […]

Stronger

Stronger

Nails that are breaking, splitting, or peeling, are brittle nails that need strengthening. Sally Hansen Miracle Cure for Severe Problem Nails is a transparent glossy polish that can be used alone or as a basecoat and topcoat with nailpolish. The treatment is applied to bare nails every […]