SKINCARE MADE TO ORDER

WE TRY OUT THE NEW APOTHECARY PREPARATIONS SERVICE FROM KIEHL’S

STORY: Karina Antenucci

Beauty brands come and go, but the staying power of Kiehl’s can perhaps be attributed to staying true to its roots. Originally opened as a single pharmacy in New York City in 1851, it evolved into a skincare company in the 1950s, but it never lost its apothecary swagger.

When I walked into Kiehl’s at Lenox […]

MAKEOVER YOUR MAKEUP

THESE RUNWAY BEAUTY TRENDS FRESHEN UP YOUR SUMMER STYLE

Portrait of a woman with a charming smile in a summer dress and earrings tassels

Makeup trends often tend to border on the extreme— just think back to the contouring craze. While over-the-top looks such as black lipstick can be fun for certain special occasions or events, on a day-to-day basis, most makeup wearers just want […]

THE 5-MINUTE PICK-ME-UP

Keep these products in your desk drawer for a midday refresh

 paraben-free Pür Fully Charged Mascara

paraben-free Pür Fully Charged Mascara

As the workday goes by, your once-fresh visage and voluminous blow dry may transform into something more drab, tired and limp. The solution? Perk up your appearance and feel refreshed in under five minutes by keeping a small stash of beauty products in your […]

CLEAN UP YOUR BEAUTY ACT

START FRESH WITH CHEMICAL-FREE PRODUCTS IN 2018

Chemical Free Beauty Products

A new year offers a blank slate, an opportunity to start over and make better choices. As you’re planning a new fitness routine and stocking the pantry with healthful food choices, take a peek inside that beauty cabinet, too. It’s the perfect time to ditch the biggest chemical offenders and detoxify your beauty essentials.

BRONZE MEDAL

USE THESE TIPS TO GET A NATURAL LOOKING TAN IN THE MIDDLE OF WINTER

Like to maintain a healthy glow this time of year, but you’ve been burned by sunless tanning in the past? With the threat of orange undertones, an obviously too-tan hue or streaky, uneven parts, you may be inclined to stay away from both spray tans and self-tanners. But times have changed, and there are […]

MANI-PEDI MUSTS

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT YOUR NAILS RIGHT NOW

Nail art manicure

Ever walk into a nail salon and question if you should really stay based on its state of affairs? Or wonder what you can do about dry, brittle nails besides applying hand lotion? Are you looking for a fun new color to try this fall? Here, we’ve covered the gamut of what […]

COLOR CRAVINGS

WHAT’S HOT (AND NOT) FOR HAIR COLOR THIS FALL

Fired Up Violet is a gorgeous purple hue from Keune’s New Dawn Color Collection.

Looking to make a mane change this fall? Autumn hair color trends have a little something for everyone. “Just like the first half of 2017, it’s all about fashion colors, cool blondes and rich brunettes,” says Amber Skrzypek, technical director for Atlanta […]

PROTECTIVE POTIONS

SAFEGUARD YOUR SKIN AGAINST THE SUN’S DAMAGING EFFECTS

SHONI BAKER – SPA810

As much as we look forward to the joys of summer, sadly, it can be brutal for the skin,” says Shoni Baker, master aesthetician at spa810. Here, Baker and two other Buckhead skincare experts select their favorite spa-grade products that shield and repair summer skin.

Skin-Saver […]

GREEN AND GORGEOUS

THESE ECO-FRIENDLY HAIR SALONS RECYCLE VIRTUALLY EVERYTHING

Hair salons produce a lot of trash. Think of all those hair products, dyes, foils and more that end up in the garbage bin on a daily basis, and you can almost feel Mother Nature cringe. In an effort to be kinder to the planet, the following three Buckhead and Brookhaven based salons are working to neutralize their environmental impact […]

SAVE FACE

THESE ALTERNATIVE ANTI-AGING FACIALS KEEP THE NEED FOR BOTOX AT BAY

CryoFacial
ICEBOX CRYOTHERAPY

What to expect: You’ll lie down on a massage table in a relaxing, dimly lit room as the cryotech (the cryotherapy version of an esthetician) uses a vacuum-esque hose to waft cold nitrogen vapors (-256 F, to be exact) across your face, neck, décolleté, scalp and hands for about 12 minutes. It feels soothing until just […]