fashion forward: small steps to easy style

Back in the day, I was a dedicated fashionista. Today, I still want to look as chic as possible, but I’m more interested in choosing clothes that don’t distract me by riding up, sliding down, pinching, squeezing or sagging. So instead of tracking trends, I seek out fashion that fits my body and lifestyle (and … Continue Reading

are you ready for your close-up?

We’re living in a time when Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook and other social media practically require us to look fab in photos. When you add online dating and job searches on the internet to the mix, well, it’s crucial.  And what if you’re the mother of the bride (or bridegroom)? It’s beyond crucial. But are you … Continue Reading

small steps to big, beautiful brows

Eyebrows have a true purpose for being — to help keep sweat out of our eyes, and convey a wide range of emotion through facial expression. But they’ve also had a starring role in beauty trends for thousands of years. Beauty arbiters have proclaimed 2015 the year of the full, prominent brow (again). Many fashion … Continue Reading