I have the double honor of hosting FASHION FLASH this week AND welcoming a fantastic new woman to our fabulous group of experts!
Debbi O’Shea, founder of the hugely popular site DivaDebbi, has joined FASHION FLASH, and will bring her brilliant POV about fashion and beauty to our weekly online mini-mag. We are thrilled to have her!
Okay . . . back to biz! Aren’t you so so so glad that winter is almost over? Now that we’ve finally pushed the clocks ahead it’s starting to feel like Spring is truly around the corner. And that means it’s time for a bit of beauty, style and health spring cleaning! And what better way to kick off the season where hope springs eternal than by hanging with the FASHION FLASH experts?
But, enough yakking. Now it’s time to kick off your heels, grab that glass of Pinot Noir or cup of green tea, relax and dig into this week’s edition of FASHION FLASH!
AND PLEASE, EVERYONE . . . IF YOU LIKE WHAT YOU SEE: READ, LIKE, AND SHARE. YAY!
DivaDebbi, our newest Fashion Flash blogger, shares her favorite cleanser from Hada Labo. Debbi says, “I received it in a Glam Media goodie bag. It was so luxe I assumed it would have a price tag to match. It turned out to be both a cheap and cheerful find.” And now, it’s one of her favorites of all time!
Are you eating like a man and gaining weight like a woman? Did you know that women metabolize carbohydrates differently than men? Nutrition is the number one strategy for disease prevention and management, so how do we apply these gender differences to a woman’s life? Staness Jonekos, author of Eat Like a Woman, brings the latest science in women’s health and applies it to a practical 3-step 3-week program, so you can drop the pounds and feel better than ever. Watch the Eat Like a Woman book trailer.
BlackCatPlus says retail chain Target adds to its woes with the delay of the launch of its plus size clothing line. Hmmmm. What the heck are they waiting for?
Are those tired, puffy eyes starting to age you? Dana from Fab Over Forty likes these eye patches to brighten and make the eyes look more youthful.
Deb of No-Nonsense Beauty Blog explores a nutritional rock star.
Designers have taken inspiration from the sporting world and created game changing versions of athletic wear. Deborah Boland from Fabulous After 40 shows you how to wear dressed up versions of sporty chic in everyday life.
To weigh or not to weigh is the question. Mirabai Holland, Women’s Fitness Expert and founder of Moving Free with Mirabai weighs in with the answer!See if you practice all these etiquette tips for today’s modern woman.
Jackie Silver from Aging Backwards went straight to the woman who was born into etiquette, Anna Post, great, great granddaughter of Emily Post.
Cindy from Prime Beauty shares her secrets for her Top 10 face, eye and lip primers!
And, to close out the great tips you’re getting this week . . . here’s one from me: 5 REASONS YOU REALLY WANT TO DO THE PUSH-UP!
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