How to Get the Perfect Summer Glow
in Three Easy Steps

One of the questions I get asked all the time is what I do to get glowing skin. At 50, chalk most of it up to good genes – my mother has great skin – and the fact that I have always religiously taken off my makeup and cleansed my face before bed every night. I have always been interested in beauty products – particularly natural ones – and how they benefit your skin. Through years of trial and error and testing a lot of products, I found there are three specific steps I take every day to ensure a radiant, glowing complexion. Read More

This is How You Own the Place
(Enter to WIN Your Very Own Copy of
“Like She Owns the Place”)

If there’s one thing I know for sure, it’s that confidence and rock solid inner peace don’t come from something outside of you. No amount of Botox injections, workouts, job promotions, coveted reservations at the hot new restaurant or club or designer shoes and handbags will sustain you in the long run. You might get the emotional equivalent of a sugar rush, but that temporary high will be just that – temporary. Maintaining real confidence is work – a daily practice and commitment. It requires patience, dedication, forgiveness, and an incredible amount of self-compassion. Read More

You Should Know Her: Kát Rudu

Celebrity skin care expert Kát Rudu knew the beauty industry was her calling since early childhood. Always in awe of her mother’s beauty and fascinated by her daily regimen, she remembers the first moment she saw her mother use a fresh aloe leaf as eye gel. It was then she knew that she wanted to find ways to work with products that help women look and feel their most beautiful. Read More

50 is the New 50

Here in America, youth is worshipped. Older women are often ignored or treated with disdain. Unlike in countries like France and Italy – where women like Inès de la Fressange, Catherine Deneuve, Miuccia Prada or Sophia Loren are seen as iconic, respected and admired not only for their beauty, but also for their wisdom, vitality and a certain je ne sais quoi – women in the west are mostly judged by the poutiness of their lips, the perkiness of their breasts and how pleasing they are to men. Read More

10 Lip Glosses We Love for Summer

When you’re searching for a quick summer pick-me-up, there’s nothing like a brand new lip gloss to make you feel like a million bucks. Here are 10 of our absolute favorites. We dare you to fall in love with just one! Read More