GIVE THE GIFT OF PRETTY & POSH POLISH…
Deborah Lippmann Holiday 2013 Collection: Big Bang (Limited Edition, $78)- give the nail-fanatic femme, art-loving lady or the color-loving chica in your life this fun and festive nail polish collection that’s sure to be at the top of her wish list and this season’s must-have. With a dozen stunning shades to match her every mood and fashion sense, this limited edition set is sure to make her happy and keep her perfectly polished for the entire year to come. Created by Deborah Lippmann, purveyor of premier polish and celeb-coveted colors, this set is filled with 12 rich and vibrant mini nail lacquers in a variety of hues to go from day-to-dramatic — and in a range of finishes from dreamy creams to gorgeous glitters, all boxed in a beautiful gift-ready set. This colorfully-chic collection with clever song-inspired names includes the following shades:
Sweet Life- a crème nude, Bad Moon Rising- a stunning silver shimmer (*previewed at Spring 2014 New York Fashion Week), Scream & Shout- a deep flamingo pink crème, Girl On Fire- a fire-brick red crème, Sunshine Superman- an apricot shimmer, Lara’s Theme- a boldly bright orange crème, Harlem Shake- an oh-so-darling orchid crème, One More Night- a burgundy wine crème, Big Blue Note- a dark ultra-marine blue crème, Green Eyed Lady- an eye-catching emerald shimmer, Sparks Fly- a midnight hue with blue glitter, and Invincible- a deep black-cherry crème
Deborah Lippmann’s Big Bang set is the ultimate covet-worthy set that will keep her beautifully polished to 2014 and beyond, after all with 12 stunning shades it’s the gift that keeps on giving! The Big Bang set retails for $78 and is available now at www.deborahlippmann.com, Barneys New York, Bloomingdale’s, Neiman Marcus and Nordstrom.
GIVE THE GIFT OF RICH & RAVISHING COLOR…
Oribe Beautiful Color Collection ($76)- gift the leading lady in your life richly-hued Hollywood hair with this limited edition set by Oribe — the go-to hairdresser for Tinseltown’s most famous faces and creator of haute hair care products for gorgeous, healthy hair that shines in the spotlight. The Beautiful Color Collection is a tress-beautifying trio of Oribe’s Beautiful Color mane-stays that use cutting-edge color-care technology for long-lasting rich color along with advanced frizz-fighting, strand strengthening, glossifying and hair repairing ingredients for gorgeous and healthy hair. This stunning set comes beautifully boxed and makes a grand gift for the strand devotee, salon-enthusiast and color-addicted aficionada. What’s more, this hair-transforming trio will take her hair from pretty plain to va-va-voom gorgeous for beautiful, healthy hair in time for the holidays and a red-carpet ready look for the New Year. Oribe’s Beautiful Color Collection includes:
- Shampoo for Beautiful Color (8.5 fl. oz) – this deliciously fragrant shampoo luxuriously lathers and washes hair gently, leaving it thoroughly clean without stripping strands or drying it. What’s more, it hydrates hair, fortifies locks and extends color for bright and beautiful hair that’s rich and radiant
- Conditioner for Beautiful Color (6.8 fl. oz) – this restorative and rejuvenating conditioner uses honey-based humectants to help hair retain moisture while fruit and flower extracts keep hair strong and magnificently moisturized without weighing it down. The result is silky, smooth hair that’s brilliant and healthy
- Limited Edition Travel Size Masque for Beautiful Color (1.7 fl. oz)- this lavishly-rich mask not only smells divine but it instantly transforms thirsty and unmanageable tresses to a perfectly hydrated, smoothly-soft and healthy state. This tress-beautifying tub is a pleasantly-smelling potion that gives gals an indulgent salon-style treatment at-home while imparting rich, healthy Hollywood hair in 60 seconds
Oribe’s Beautiful Color Collection retails for $76 (retail value $102) and is available at www.oribe.com and select salons and retailers nationwide.
GIVE THE GIFT OF COMPLEXION PERFECTION…
Eve Lom’s The Ultimate Collection ($275)- bring holiday cheer with this superior skin-tastic set that’s sure to delight that special someone in your life while helping her achieve complexion perfection. When it comes to skincare there’s an array of anti-aging arsenals and skin-transforming products with clever names and pretty promises that leave many perplexed and lost in the gift-giving beauty aisle — but don’t’ fret during the holiday festivities, because there’s one brand that strips down to the basics with a straightforward and effective skincare line that’s sure to dazzle the skin-obsessed beauty in your life: Eve Lom. Give your glam girl Eve Lom’s The Ultimate Collection, a comprehensive collection of multitasking skin marvels that make a show-stopping gift and is sure to be a must on your beauty addict’s wish list. Eve Lom’s The Ultimate Collection contains:
- Cleanser (6.8 fl. oz.)- an iconic, award-winning cleanser that’s great for all skin types. This multi-tasking cleanser gently but thoroughly deep cleans pores, tones & exfoliates skin and effectively removes all makeup magically and easily, leaving skin baby-smooth and radiant. It has a therapeutic earthy clove-smell and a slight grainy and slick texture that glides on skin lavishly, providing deep spa-treatment cleansing
- Eye Cream (.68 fl. oz.)- a potent de-puffing eye cream that glides on smoothly and gently moisturizes the eye area thanks to its shea butter base. Its helps to repair and rejuvenate the eye area for younger, radiant eyes
- Kiss Mix (.2 fl. oz.)- a pout-perfector that glides right onto lips providing the ultimate in moisture and protection, can be used as a daily ritual or as needed for parched lips. Kiss Mix is a must-have this cold-weather season!
- Muslin Cloth- a gentle woven muslin cloth that works in harmony with Eve Lom’s Cleanser to gently exfoliate, tone and cleanse skin for refreshingly clean and smooth skin
- Rescue Mask (8.5 fl. oz.)- a skin-smoothing, pore-purging, congestion-fighting mask that deep cleans skin for a glowing and clear complexion. This clay-based mask works wonders on skin, it not only helps to decongest and exfoliate skin but it also helps to calm and balance skin
- TLC Radiance Cream (1.7 fl. oz.)- a light, anti-aging antidote that works overnight to hydrate skin, smooth fine lines and ward off wrinkles for the ultimate in “beauty sleep.” This radiance-boosting and skin-repairing cream feels luxurious, melts right into skin and imparts a soft floral scent
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