beauty tips Archive

  • Admit it. Every one of us has been guilty of a stare-down with someone for the size of her (or his!) lips, cheekbones or breasts – or their oddly immobile...

    Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

    Admit it. Every one of us has been guilty of a stare-down with someone for the size of her (or his!) lips, cheekbones or breasts – or their oddly immobile...

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  • Getting excited for Macy’s Passport Presents Glamorama: Fashion in a New Light this Friday, August 9? So are we! We spoke with Alex Sanchez, the Glam makeup artist from Lancôme...

    Macy’s Glamorama 2013

    Getting excited for Macy’s Passport Presents Glamorama: Fashion in a New Light this Friday, August 9? So are we! We spoke with Alex Sanchez, the Glam makeup artist from Lancôme...

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  • Coco Meers caught TCW’s attention last year when she launched www.PrettyQuick.com, a complimentary ‘beauty concierge’ for professional women in Chicago, and was nominated for our “100 Women To Watch” feature....

    Catching up with Coco Meers

    Coco Meers caught TCW’s attention last year when she launched www.PrettyQuick.com, a complimentary ‘beauty concierge’ for professional women in Chicago, and was nominated for our “100 Women To Watch” feature....

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  • The latest fashion-crowd forays into beauty successfully blend storied cosmetic brand identities with individual designer tastes. Pierre Hardy for NARS The shoe designer’s latest project is a limited-edition cosmetics collection...

    Collaborative Cosmetics

    The latest fashion-crowd forays into beauty successfully blend storied cosmetic brand identities with individual designer tastes. Pierre Hardy for NARS The shoe designer’s latest project is a limited-edition cosmetics collection...

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  • Summer’s heat and humidity are sure to melt makeup, but new formulations are lightweight with staying power. For example, Hourglass Cosmetics offers a vegan waterproof bronzer that’s “just as easy...

    Heat Wave

    Summer’s heat and humidity are sure to melt makeup, but new formulations are lightweight with staying power. For example, Hourglass Cosmetics offers a vegan waterproof bronzer that’s “just as easy...

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  • Just in time for summer, a new beauty craze is hitting the market – CC Cream. This all-in-one miracle cream acts like a primer, moisturizer and foundation as well as...

    The CC Cream Craze

    Just in time for summer, a new beauty craze is hitting the market – CC Cream. This all-in-one miracle cream acts like a primer, moisturizer and foundation as well as...

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  • It’s no surprise that nectarine is among Pantone’s top shades for the season – it’s universally flattering. “Orange is the color for summer because everyone can it pull off. And...

    Orange Crush

    It’s no surprise that nectarine is among Pantone’s top shades for the season – it’s universally flattering. “Orange is the color for summer because everyone can it pull off. And...

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  • America’s Beauty Show (ABS), housed in McCormick Place March 9- 11, celebrated 90 years of the all-industry beauty phenomenon. All the best beauty and hair care brands are represented: Moroccanoil,...

    America’s Beauty Show 2013

    America’s Beauty Show (ABS), housed in McCormick Place March 9- 11, celebrated 90 years of the all-industry beauty phenomenon. All the best beauty and hair care brands are represented: Moroccanoil,...

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  • Neiman Marcus Michigan Avenue is undergoing a major renovation of the entire store. One of the first areas to open is the elegant Intimate Apparel department, located on the third...

    Getting Intimate at Neiman Marcus

    Neiman Marcus Michigan Avenue is undergoing a major renovation of the entire store. One of the first areas to open is the elegant Intimate Apparel department, located on the third...

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  • Glen Ellyn-based beauty brand Camp Cosmetics is a favorite among many Chicagoans (including philanthropist/blogger Candace Jordan, who has a lipstick named after her blog, Candid Candace, in Camp’s spring line)....

    Camp Cosmetics Goes Global

    Glen Ellyn-based beauty brand Camp Cosmetics is a favorite among many Chicagoans (including philanthropist/blogger Candace Jordan, who has a lipstick named after her blog, Candid Candace, in Camp’s spring line)....

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