Courtesy of MICHAEL SIMON FOR STARTRAKS
I’ve been a fan of Ali’s since her bachelorlette days several years ago. I thought she was an adorable young lady and was proud of the fact that she was from San Francisco. Nothing has changed, she’s still as adorable as ever and recently hosted Men’s Health 9th Annual Urbanathlon by Ralph Lauren Fragrances Polo Red.
She jumped over cabs, climbed over buses while sporting her new hairstyle and making it look effortless.
I just have to remember to watch E since she’s one of the hosts.
Here’s to Ali, Men’s Health and Polo Red!
P.s I want her sneakers.
I’ve had a long two weeks, first it started with two book lectures. Anita Hill and Lena Dunham. Let’s say I walked away impressed with both women. I also managed to read Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham and loved it.
I’m a huge admirer of good literature, although I can’t say this will become a classic, it’s definitely a good read.
I also finally walked into my neighborhood Mac and bought Lady Danger. I can honestly say that I loved the color, but the texture didn’t like me. I found it too drying and not long-lasting to say the least. It completely came off during my morning cup of green tea and I drink everything out of a straw.
I finally took it back yesterday and vowed to never buy Mac again, I knew there was a reason why I stayed away from it.
Well, are any of you any baseball fans? Believe it or not, I’m a huge Giants fan,and I am enjoying the World Series, it’s highly stressful, because anything can happen and it’s not over yet.
So, what have you guys been up to?
I came across this post on Intothegloss.com about 15 shades of red and out of those 15 I’ve only tried 3. I also wouldn’t go as far as to say these are the best, but if you’ve managed to try on every single red out there, only you would know right?
What about you?
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Isn’t this pretty? I keep meaning to walk into my neighborhood Mac to try on Lady Danger, but I keep forgetting.
Over the weekend my sister Wendy and I poured over all the European fashion magazines while we sipped iced tea.
This was a ritual we began as teens and it’s something nice that we enjoy doing together.
I photographed various articles and pictures that I liked and the one element they all have in common?
Red Lipstick, it’s a beauty staple and ladies it’s here to stay!
I love articles that continue to cover the obsession women have with crimson pouts, seems European women embrace our favorite hue more so than our American counter-parts.
I was thrilled to see Mrs. George Clooney wearing crimson during her nuptials. Her wedding dress was tasteful, elegant and appropriate. She looked beautiful.
I say congrats to them and I just wish I knew which shade of crimson she was wearing.
Rouge Dior Baum in LYS
It’s not really a true red, but it has hints of red. However all 14 shades look pretty and this lipstick is supposed to have superior hydrating benefits.
Lipstick is supposed to glide on with perfection at every stroke.
If anyone tries it before I do, do tell.
Sometimes it’s hard to find the perfect lip liner for your chosen shade of crimson, it’s either a matching shade or a nude.
I have various of each, but for one reason or another they don’t end up working the way I want.
I recently went out and bought a new red from Nars, Carmen to be exact.
My friend Dalia tried to steer me away from that color and now after wearing it a few days I realize that she was right. The formula has a lot of black in it, wearing it with another red lip liner doesn’t help.
How did I salvage my new crimson hue? I used Votre Vu’s Dramatic Lip Liner in Naked as my lip liner and ladies I couldn’t be happier. The nude cut into the black and now my lips take on the hue I fell in love with.
My advice, if you’re looking for the perfect nude lip liner that literally works with everything you’re going to want to try this. A plus is that it’s organic, so it’s good for you too. I also love the packaging and that there are refills available.