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Beauty Product Tips from Make-up Artist Jamie Greenberg

Recently I had the opportunity to attend the Simply Stylist conference in Los Angeles at the Grove. One of the highlights of the conference was the breakout session about Beauty and Make-up with a demonstration by expert Jamie Greenberg.  Ms. Greenberg showed her make-up artistry techniques on a model and showed how a transform  from […]

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Winter Skin Giveaway: Jurlique Calendula Redness Rescue Gift Bag

Looking for a little winter skincare and some pampering? Then you’ll want to become familiar with Jurlique’s new skincare line to help sooth the skin and eliminate redness: Calendula Redness Rescue.   Jurlique is an Australian line of organic skin products.  My Australian friend Fiona introduced me to the secret of Jurlique before it was widely […]

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Beauty Product Review: M Steves Concentrated Rose Hip Oil for Skincare

Pictured: The Luxury Look of M. Steves Beauty Products A few months ago, new beauty product line M Steves invited me to a product launch at the London Hotel.  This new line of beauty products is the brainchild of attorney Mally Steves Chakola who became a believer in the healing powers of Rose Hip Seed Oil […]

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CoverGirl Gets Edgy: The New Face of the Brand is Pink

Both ET (Entertainment Tonight) and The Huffington Post have reported that flamboyant singer “Pink” is the new face for CoverGirl cosmetics. Some of you may remember that super model and very traditional “All American” looking blond/blue eyed model Cheryl Tiegs was once the face of CoverGirl.  The slogan then was “clean make-up, CoverGirl’s the one.” […]

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Affordable at Home Beauty Care: Arcona Spa Raspberry Resurfacing Peel

Before undergoing foot surgery in January, I stocked up on a few beauty products.  I thought having some good beauty products on hand might help me get some much needed  pampering. I knew I wouldn’t be walking anywhere for awhile, let alone a spa. I purchased Arcona Spa Raspberry Resurfacing Peel  as part of Arcona’s […]

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Sponsored Post: Spaphile Deal: $9.99 for Lancôme Le Lipstique Lip Liner

Pictured: Spaphile’s Deal on Lancôme Le Lipstique Lip Liner (via Spaphile.) Occasionally I run across a great beauty deal and I have to share with all of you.  This is one. Usually, I to the Spaphile site for great deals on Spa treatments.  But this week, I found something that is a steal of a deal. […]

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Giveaway: Dr. Perricone Advanced Face Firming Lotion

Happy Friday readers! It’s been a long week, and here at the end of it, we have a treat for you. The Recessionista Blog is giving away some of Dr. Perricone’s top selling skincare product. This is the Advanced Face Firming Activator from the Perricone line. When my budget permits, or someone gives me a […]

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Shopping for a Good Cause: Those that Sell and Give Back

Pictured: The SoHo Stroll Shopping event is coming this week in New York City. Proceeds will benefit the homeless. Today’s post is all about how you can remain fashionable by shopping for a good cause. Even in these tough economic times, there are some retailers who are giving a percentage of their profits to worthy […]

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Treating yourself well in the downturn

Today’s blog is about one of this Recessionista’s favorite topics, treating yourself well. And who can you turn to for some comfort? Who ya gonna call? Well, for this Los Angeles girl, its gotta be the folks over at Travertine Spa. I loved the piece in today’s LA Times about this stuff. None other than […]

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