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Dove’s new ‘beauty patch’ ad campaign is getting a little old

- April 9th, 2014

Dove may mean well with their, “real women, real beauty” campaigns, but nine times out of 10 they feel like facetious gimmicks.

The most recent campaign, run by leading body image psychologist Dr. Ann Kearney-Cooke, focused on a group of six women who were instructed to wear a Dove “beauty patch” caleld RB-x for 12 hours a day over the course of two weeks and keep a daily vlog.

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We tried it: Essie Resort 2014 collection

- April 3rd, 2014

The calendar says Spring, but we’re still wrapped in parkas. For a little warm weather inspiration (and pick me up) we try out Essie’s resort collection for 2014.

With four vibrant colours made for a beach vacation, we gave our nails the vacation treatment – even if we’re sadly stuck in the cold.


Essie Resort Collection available at mass retailers. $9.99 per polish

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Lorde posts Photoshop fail

- April 1st, 2014

Did you wake up with a zit today? It’s OK, because singer, Lorde did too, and she’s cool with it.

So cool in fact, that the 17-year-old tweeted two photos of herself, one which shows the singer with absolutely no blemishes, and another which shows just a little acne. Though Lorde does not mention where she got the photos from, or where the ‘Photoshopped’ version was posted, they were both taken during her performance at Lollapalooza in Santiago, Chile this past weekend.

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Up close with model Cara Delevingne’s new handbag collaboration

- March 28th, 2014

She’s become an ubiquitous uber-model seemingly overnight, thanks to her wild-child appeal (and those famous brows). But with her new handbag collaboration with Mulberry set to hit stores in September, Cara Delevingne now can call herself a bona fide designer.


Cara Delevigne presents the Cara Delevigne Collection by Mulberry during London Fashion Week February 16, 2014. (REUTERS/Olivia Harris)

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