Makeup trends – they can come and go out of style as fast as boyfriends. Here’s one you maybe haven’t heard of before: "draping," and we don’t mean the kind you treat your windows with at home. This bold method of applying makeup is back from the days of David Bowie and Diana Ross and is especially popular on high-fashion runways, where models are donning heavily-applied blush to their eye sockets and cheekbones and ditching punchy, pronounced lipsticks and eyeshadows in exchange for this dramatic look.But don’t get it twisted – this is not the same as contouring. Kim Charusillo, owner of Suede Salon and Spa in Marlton, N.J., broke down the difference. “Draping is not an everyday beauty trend, but more of a high-end runway look," she said. “A lot of fashion designers are using it on the runway, and it’s almost a less exotic makeup [choice] to make the clothes stand out more." Draping is used with powder or cream blushes … [Read more...] about What is ‘draping’ and is it the new makeup trend of the summer?
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MEGHAN Markle and Prince Harry’s countryside lovenest is now a fortress — guarded by terror cops with sub-machine guns. The £1.4million retreat was secretly upgraded to receive official anti-terror protection just like Buckingham Palace, No10 and spy centre GCHQ. The move is believed to be over fears of a Taliban attack after ex-soldier Harry admitted he “blew Taliban extremists to pieces” as a helicopter pilot in Afghanistan. Police in black combat gear toting military-grade firearms have stopped and searched anyone caught wandering near the hidden Cotswolds woodland retreat. The special ops team is made up of 12 officers working in rotation plus others from Thames Valley Police in unmarked armed response 4x4s. It is usually deployed at high-risk city terror targets. The 18th-century farmhouse and surrounding area has also been classed a “protected site” under the 2005 Serious Organised Crime and Police Act. It means trespassers could face six … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s countryside lovenest is now guarded by anti-terror cops armed with sub-machine guns
CURRITUCK, N.C.Andi Hopkins held the dog-sized lizard like she would a baby.The scaly and scary-looking red tegu from Argentina, named Moby, flicked its forked tongue like it wanted to bite something.No worries.“He’s very gentle,” she said.She loves him and he loves her, especially when she feeds him chunks of raw chicken or overripe banana.Hopkins, 23, and her fiancé Paul DiDario, 27, have opened Outer Banks Lizard Land, a museum devoted to the creepier, crawly creatures that may not seem so charming, but to the owners, they are cuddly as kittens.And intelligent.“It’s been a lifelong fascination for me,” said DiDario, a native of Currituck. “I want to tell the whole world how smart they are.”Located on N.C. 168 in Currituck near the county courthouse, the museum first opened last summer, but held an official ribbon cutting last month.DiDario and Hopkins could not love more what they are doing together. They met two years … [Read more...] about New OBX lizard museum is labor of love for cuddly creatures with scales and forked tongues
Jessica Vu makes some designs on some acrylic nails at Blossom Nail Salon in Campbell, Calif., on Tuesday, May 1, 2018. Blossom Nail Salon was among the first in Santa Clara County to be designated "healthy" by eliminating toxic products and providing more ventilation for workers among other things. (Randy Vazquez/ Bay Area News Group) Customer Emily Gupta from Oakland looks over her color options as nail technician Nicole Huynh gives her a pedicure at Leann's Nails in Alameda, Calif., on Friday, April 27, 2018. Leann's Nail is part of the Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative, a program which helps salons switch products and add ventilation systems to improve working conditions. (Laura A. Oda/Bay Area News Group) Sound The gallery will resume inseconds A customer chooses a gel polish color at Leann's Nails in Alameda, Calif., on Friday, April 27, 2018. Leann's Nail is part of the Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative, a program which helps salons switch products and add … [Read more...] about ‘Healthy’ nail salons: Proposed California law could boost protections for workers
Looking for that ultimate beauty experience in one place? Gloss Salon & Day Spa is your answer. Open since 2002, we have over 6600 square feet and 2 levels of pure indulgence to create a look and feeling just for you! Our size allows us to accommodate parties of all sizes and our central location makes it easy for everyone to get to know us. We are open 6 days a week with extended hours Monday-Thursday (8:30am-9pm), Friday (9am-6pm) and Saturday (9am-5pm) to make it convenient for you to find the time to relax and take care of yourself. Gloss Salon & Day Spa can be described simply as "the essence of what total overall beauty is all about". By considering all aspects of the individual rather than just the hair, nails, skin or body, we develop an overall approach to the individual's total fashion and beauty. Our mission statement "Gloss Salon & Day Spa Offers the Ultimate Beauty Experience Provided by Highly Trained Professionals in a Caring and … [Read more...] about Gloss Salon & Day Spa