Chicken Veronique a la NYC

By Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Permalink 0

Open-face chicken salad sandwiches with arugula. A coworker recently shared her recipe for slow-cooker chicken salad and in it, she mixes in nuts, grapes, curry powder, and cayenne pepper; and adds avocado (in lieu of mayonnaise) at the last second. This post is a cross between that plus Ina Garten's Chicken Salad Veronique recipe. I recently ...

Rosie Huntington Whiteley is the Face of INSPIRED BY WOMEN™

The new Moroccanoil® INSPIRED BY WOMEN™ print ad featuring model and actress Rosie Huntington Whiteley, out starting this September. Women's Wear Daily first broke the news earlier: Moroccanoil® taps model and actress Rosie Huntington Whiteley as the brand's ambassador for its new INSPIRED BY WOMEN™ campaign. Here's what you'll find on the Moroccanoil Facebook page: "Created to inspire, celebrate and ...

Some of the Best Beauty Writing

By Sunday, August 17, 2014 Permalink 0

ELLE Magazine, August 2014 Reading women's magazines can sometimes feel like a spectator sport. Checking credits, bylines, and such is second nature to me. I have a keen appreciation for all the beauty geekery. In this month's issue of ELLE, I'm putting the spotlight on writer Molly Langmuir. Her piece, "Hot or Not" (p.156 Beauty Test-Drive, August ...

This Just In: Moroccanoil SMOOTH Collection

By Tuesday, August 12, 2014 Permalink 0

It's time for a beauty post! :) If you’ve always battled with unruly, frizzy hair, I have good news for you: Moroccanoil® has just launched its new Smooth Collection, specifically formulated for naturally unmanageable hair. (Side note: If your tresses are going haywire due to chemical damage, the existing Repair Collection—infused with reparative proteins—helps restore weakened strands.) The ...