| Sep 28, 2011
| 2:13 PM
When it comes to style, South Coast Plaza has it down from fine dining to luxury shopping to world-class beauty boutiques, concepts and salons. The shopping destination is now taking style to a new level as it kicks off South Coast Plaza Style, Friday...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 8:13 PM
South Coast Plaza kicked off its first weekend celebrating makeup, hair and beauty with a MAC Cosmetics exhibit Friday that organizers said is unlike any other in the nation.
Posh Paradise marked the launch of South Coast Plaza Style, which highlights...
| May 8, 2011
Whether perusing the beauty and personal care products at Target or Whole Foods or shopping online at Sephora, consumers are increasingly encountering the phrase "paraben-free."
What exactly does paraben-free mean, and why might it matter? We take a...
| Jul 9, 2011
The whole world wants to celebrate the day you were born — or at least the retailers who think they can get you in their store. There are hundreds of free offers available for birthday boys and girls, most in the food and drink category. But don't...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 9:28 AM
We were lucky; our drive into St. Michaels was, somehow, sans traffic, despite the fact that it was Friday evening and we surely were not alone in our desire to escape the city for a relaxing getaway on the Eastern Shore.
As we drove through the...
| Mar 17, 2012
Spring clothing is all about juicy, neon color, and punctuating the look with a pop of coral lipstick seems to be the way fashion-conscious girls are balancing their brights.
But coral lips can be intimidating. The color falls out of the classic red zone...
| Dec 23, 2012
The holidays are the season of sparkle. And that goes for beauty treatments as well as for Christmas trees. Spas and beauty companies are capitalizing on the allure of jewels and precious metals, hoping to harness radiance and a feeling of indulgence by...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 7:28 PM
The Salon by Debbie Corporation, owners of Spa in The Valley in Hunt Valley and Spa on The Avenue in White Marsh, announced it will open a third spa at the Boulevard at Box Hill, 3491 Merchant Blvd. in Abingdon.
Spa on The Boulevard is expected to be the...
| Aug 12, 2012
Summer can play havoc on the hair with prolonged exposure to the sun, seawater and chlorine as well as the inevitable perspiration and humidity that accompany the season.
"It's important to always keep the hair hydrated; deep condition at least weekly,"...
| Jan 29, 2012
For most men, it's about staying competitive in a youth-focused workplace. For others, it's a need to keep up with new young wives. And for some, well, they just like the sleek black tops on those "Jersey Shore" boys.
These are among the reasons stylists...
| Sep 23, 2012
Having pink hair à la Audrey Kitching isn't easy.
"It is high maintenance, make no mistake," says Kitching, an Aveda-trained hairstylist before she became an Internet celebrity.
"To get that bubblegum candy floss pink, first you have to go whitest...