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January 2011
Posted on January 31st, 2011 by paularath

Posted on January 31st, 2011 by paularath

Here’s one of the latest trends in nails: It’s inspired by Serena Williams so OPI has called it “The Grand Slam” collection. The shade “Black Shatter” is what’s so unusual because, when applied, it creates a crackled effect. It’s kinda subtle when painted over red, but when layered with gold, yellow or, as Serena would have
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Posted on January 30th, 2011 by paularath

Tired of that tangle of cables and wires at the bottom of your bag? Need a place to store your iPod, Blackberry, digital camera, flash drive, laptop cables and other little devices – all in one place? This clever little Grid-It! organizer, weighing in at under .5 lbs. and sized at 7.5″ by 10.5″, is here
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Posted on January 29th, 2011 by paularath

Paula Begoun, the “Cosmetics Cop,” recently answered that question in one of her newsletters. I respect the research she and her staff put into anaylzing products and making sense of all the information they get from dermatologists. Here’s what she said:The simple answer is no, dry skin doesn’t cause wrinkles. Abundant research has made it
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Posted on January 29th, 2011 by paularath

There is a lot of exciting fashion coming out of the haute couture shows in Paris this week. Some of that excitement is emanating from the runway of Jean Paul Gaultier. Gaultier is taking advantage of the high tech fabrics that are being developed in Japan and Europe that combine unusual “ingredients” such as automotive
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