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Did Markle sparkle on her big day?

Did Markle sparkle on her big day?

                        Did you watch the royal nuptials on Saturday, as millions of others around the world did? I was watching with great interest to see what the bride would be wearing. My first thought as Meghan Markle exited her limousine was, "Hmm. Not very glamorous." The more I looked at her gown, the more enamored I became. Ms. Markle, now known as the Duchess of Sussex, is not a blushing ,naive young bride as was her late mother-in-law, Princess Diana. This is a woman who is very self-confident and...

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Toners - A Necessity or a Needless Bother?

Toners - A Necessity or a Needless Bother?

TONERS A NECESSITY OR A NEEDLESS BOTHER?   Many women are confused by toners.  Are they really necessary?  If you are rinsing your face after cleansing anyway, why use a toner? Toners serve several purposes.  First, they remove any traces of cleanser that simple rinsing might have missed. Secondly, when you cleanse (regardless of what cleansing or soap product you use) you disrupt the normal ph balance of your skin.  Our skin is a living organ and recognizes the ph balance is off, and then goes into "overdrive" or stress mode to get the ph balance restored.  Using a toner...

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Summer Wedding Season is Here! What to Wear?

What to wear to a summer wedding?

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What Can "C" Do For You?

What Can "C" Do For You?



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Red Carpet Recap

RED CARPET RECAP Were you watching the Oscars last night?  What did you think?  Any strong favorites? I noticed a lot of white, off-white, soft nude and blush colors.  In fact, it seemed as if there was more white on the red Carpet than black - which is very unusual.  I was happy to see colors other than black! In presenting the Immie Awards (Image Matters) I must first go right to the "What Was She Thinking?" category and Salma Hayek is the clear winner.  It's hard to make a woman as beautiful as Salma look ridiculous, but that effort was achieved...

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