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Relief for Highly Sensitive Skin

20 Oct

All Natural Products to Soothe and Rejuvenate Sensitive Skin

If you have sensitive skin, you’re probably dreading the upcoming winter season. Cold temperatures and brisk winter winds affect sensitive skin even more than other skin types causing dryness, tightness, and scaling.

You can get relief all-year round with the Diane Lai collection of natural skin care products designed to protect and soothe skin against ailments like dry skin, inflammation, and eczema.

The founder of the collection knows all about sensitive skin issues. Diane Lai’s infant son experienced flaky and itchy skin which caused her to search for natural products that would moisturize her son’s skin and relieve his condition.

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Mad Men Clothing Line at QVC

12 Jul

Mod Collection at QVC & The Shopping Channel

Janie Bryant, the costumer designer for Mad Men, has just made it easier for Joan Holloway and Betty Draper wannabees.

If you love the vintage-inspired style of Mad Men, you can now select pieces from the Mod collection at QVC.

Launched in September, the retro collection includes statement pieces such as faux fur jackets, reversible swing coats, skinny pants, and crystal pendants and pins.

Prices range from around $25 to $140 (US), which probably isn’t much more than the soon to be Mrs. Draper will pay for her twin cashmere sets. Check out photos of the collection at StyleList or a slide show at New York Magazine (gotta love the Retro animal print handbag at $80).

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Elizabeth Grant Lands Lifetime Achievement Award

3 Dec

Have you ever dreamed of starting a cosmetics company? Elizabeth Grant did. Back in 1958, Elizabeth was invited to sell her skin care line at Selfridges in London, after she worked with a chemist to create a miracle ingredient for treating injuries from a dropped bomb during WWII.

Over 50 years later, Elizabeth is CEO of Elizabeth Grant International which has achieved tremendous success and worldwide recognition. Her Canadian company, which has grown from one employee to over 100, offers a full product line of skin care and beauty products that regularly appear in swag bags at red carpet events. A key ingredient is age fighting Torricelumn: a blend of vitamins, proteins, botanicals, and anti-oxidants that penetrate into the skin making it appear firm and smooth. Continue reading