Everything in Beauty

C.O. Bigelow Mentha Body Vitamin Body Wash $5*

Since I’m such a fan of Bigelow’s Mentha Lip Tints I thought I’d give the new body wash a whirl. Infused with peppermint oil, it smells fresh and leaves skin tingly. So it’s great for post-workout (or post stank subway ride) showers. *Down from $12. at bathandbodyworks.com

Bath and Body Works Sale

Big sale. Huge. And word is that you can scoop up Molton Brown products in the stores at 75% off. Thanks for the hot tip, Liz! Goldie Nail Lacquer, $4.50 down from $9 Aromatherapy Body Wash, $4 down from $13 Patricia Wexler M.D. Evening Out Essentials Kit, $8.75 down from $35 Le Couvent des Minimes [...]

E.L.F. for your Kisser

There were rumors a while back that E.L.F. was affiliated with Bloomingdales. They’re not, but that doesn’t make them any less fabulous. Invest 5 small in some pucker paint–you can order online, or try your local Target in the trial section. Compact, $1 (Comes with Mini Brush, also holds eye shadows, blush, bronzers) Choose from [...]

Mark Pop In Color Palette $6

Avon’s Mark just introduced some new goodies. The Pop In Color Palette has a brush and room for 4 pots of color–eyeshadow, eyeliner, or lipgloss–which are 5 smackers each. The real beauty is that you get to choose your own colors instead of buying a palette with three awesome shades and one so garish it’s [...]

Sprig, TV & Rouge

A few weeks ago Sprig taped a segment for WNBC, the local NYC news, about eco-friendly makeup. We featured, among other goodies, Cargo PlantLove Lipstick (which, as you probably already know, comes in a biodegradable box with seeds that sprout wildflowers when planted) and lots of fabulous Aveda Products. If you’re so inclined, check out [...]

Bliss Pre-Summer Sale

Bliss is having a pre-summer sale, so get some pre-summer treats for yourself. Er, or stock up for gifts. at blissworld.com

Sprig is Here!

The site I’ve been working on has finally launched. Presenting Sprig! It features fashion, beauty, food, home, and lifestyle goodies, all of which have an eco-friendly twist. (For more about how I felt about these things before I started working at Sprig, check out the About Us page. I’m the photo editor. Below: Eco-friendly fashion [...]

Bath and Body Works Lip Gloss Sale: 3 for $15

In my very humble opinion, a gal can never have enough: 1. fabulous shoes 2. cups of Dunkin’ Donuts coffee 3. lip gloss There are lots to choose from, but I highly recommend the Mentha Lip Tints. Shiny, not sticky, it smells and tastes so minty it literally freshens your breath. Which I need after [...]

Drugstore Deals

Please excuse my absence, I’ve been in Kentucky for work. It was pretty fabulous — amazing food (go figure, I leave one of the culinary capitals of the world and find delish fare in KY) and some of the friendliest folks I’ve ever met. But I’m missing me some Sharp Lily, so here goes… Drugstore.com [...]

The Bubble Roome Beauty Products

While I’ve always been a sucker for beautifully-wrapped beauty products, I can’t recall the last time a a product’s packaging made me want to use it to decorate my entire bathroom (and the rest of my apartment.) But like your Mother always told you, it’s what’s inside that counts. Luckily, The Bubble Roome’s products aren’t [...]