Spiegel Online reports here: The French first lady, Cécilia Sarkozy, acts so American, while the former American first lady, Hillary Clinton, acts so French. And here: Germans are beginning to wonder what happened to their chancellor. Angela Merkel seemed decisive and resolute earlier in her term. Now, though, the silence from Berlin has become [...]
USA Today reports here: The Food and Drug Administration requires that cosmetics companies test their products for safety so consumers don’t develop a rash or eye infection. But it doesn’t require companies to study whether products contain chemicals such as endocrine disruptors. These chemicals — which include preservatives called parabens that are found in [...]
Fashion Wire Daily reports here at Yahoo News: New York – ‘Tis the fall, and the season of the ball…the Angel Ball, that is. The annual charity event, founded in 1996 by Denise Rich to fund cancer research in memory of her daughter Gabrielle’s untimely death at the age of 27 from leukemia, is [...]
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The Zeno Acne Clearing Device (see this page here for some more info including some customer reviews) is a long standing top seller at Amazon in the skin care section! Zeno is an acne clearing device. It is a hand-held, portable electronic medical device that is clinically proven to make pimples disappear fast. In fact, [...]
The Beauty Buyble: The Best Beauty Products of 2007! The definitive guide to all the best beauty buys and products – including dozens of actual samples–from a reporter for In Style and a busy mother of two.
Going to the cosmetic counter can be one of the most abusive experiences in a woman’s daily [...]
Halloween is just around the corner, traditional activities include trick-or-treating, Halloween festivals, bonfires, costume parties, visiting "haunted houses" and viewing horror films, so here are some of this years movies.The Top Ten Horror Movies on DVD at Amazon, for more information please click on the image! For these and other Horror Movies on DVD [...]
Women spend an extraordinary amount of money on cosmetics–$45 billion a year in the U.S. alone. Now in its fourth edition, Don’t Go to the Cosmetics Counter Without Me strikes fear in cosmetics-counter consultants everywhere. First off, Begoun has deconstructed ingredient lists. Ever wonder what methylparaben, propylparaben, and butylparaben are doing in your mascara? [...]
Spiegel Online reports here: Around 7,500 mink have escaped from a German fur farm. Authorities are warning local residents not to go near the marauding mustelids, who may be hungry and dangerous, while soldiers are trying to catch the varmints with nets.
AP reports here at Yahoo News: Blanchett joins a long list of celebrities endorsing personal-care products, but she says she’s used SK-II Makeup Products for seven years to keep her skin in its famously good shape. SK-II, whose products retail for between $60 and $300, is available in a dozen countries, mainly in Asia. The [...]
A double biography of Helena Rubenstein and Elizabeth Arden, the pioneers of the cosmetic industry as we know it today has been published (that was back in 2003). But is make-up a blessing or a tyranny for women?
Listen to this interesting interview here from the archive at BBC.co.uk Radio 4 – Woman’s Hour. The author of the [...]