| Nov 5, 2013
| 10:06 AM
DOWNLOAD: Abdu Ali, "Push + Slay"
Sitting outside a Mid-Town Belvedere coffee shop on a warm October afternoon, Abdu Ali Eaton was dressed a lot like his music sounds. He wore beat-to-hell pink-and-yellow Adidas high-tops, black sweatpants that...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Over the last few years, nail art fans have put their digits through velvet, ombre, plaid, studs, jewels, fishnets, caviar, chalk, charms, magnetic polish and more. The latest nail art kits by British company Ciaté involve sealing real feathers onto...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"WHAT happens when you love everything about a man except for who he is?" asks my longtime friend Kim, from L.A. She is busy promoting authors ad books.
I long ago learned not to distrust Kim's judgment.
She is the one who talked me into interviewing...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
The dead of summer is not my favorite time of year.
I live in Chicago, so hot days are an exciting rarity. It's freezing for about seven months out of the year, and then there are another two to three that are somehow not the climate you expect them to...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 5:46 PM
Natural, raw and fresh were some of the words used by hair and makeup artists who created the beauty looks for New York Fashion Week's spring-summer 2014 collections earlier this month.
"Overall, there's a very happy look to the makeup, with pops of...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 3:19 PM
Kopacz, Mary Joan
Our stunning and beloved mother, wife, grandmother, sister, aunt, boss lady, Gran-Ma K and fun-loving friend passed away peacefully on August 3, 2013. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on August 20, 1921 to John and Nellie...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
It's easy to feel overwhelmed by those endless rows of cosmetics at your local drugstore. The products are plentiful, peppering an expanse of shelves in a dizzying array of compacts, lip stains and neon-tube mascaras, all housed in tightly sealed...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Warpaint, the commercial production company started by Morgan Spurlock, is expanding its roster of directors, recently bringing on two filmmakers based in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Sean Dunne, whose latest film, “Oxyana,” won this year's Tribeca Film...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 7:33 AM
After the coffee. Before knocking this cold out.
The Skinny: I thought the San Antonio Spurs knew how to close. Not sure I see them winning a Game 7 on the road. Wednesday's headlines include a recap of Federal Communications Commission nominee Tom...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:20 AM
Tribune Co. has hired Steven Berns, the top finance executive for cosmetics company Revlon Inc., as its chief financial officer and promoted its current CFO, Chandler Bigelow, to serve in an expanded role developing strategy for the company.
| Jun 13, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Cosmetics giant Revlon Inc. is facing a $850,000 fine from the Securities and Exchange Commission, which alleges the company misled investors as it tried to tackle its debt.
Without admitting or denying fault, the New York company agreed to settle...