HEALTH & BEAUTY

No matter your age or current fitness level, everyone can benefit from following a sensible exercise program. Cardiovascular, strength, and flexibility training are essential for maintaining physical health and vitality.  If you’re looking to accomplish a certain fitness goal, you may want to consider working with a personal trainer. Just like any pro athlete always […]

Preserving the beauty of your skin is something that I spend a lot of time discussing with my clients. It’s the secret to staying youthful-looking as you age! Using good skin care products and being consistent about it will keep your skin healthy, radiant, and beautiful! The most important aspect of keeping your skin looking […]

McLean makeup artists share their expert tips for brighter eyes. What do Netflix, happy hour and spring allergies all have in common? They’re all interfering with your sleep, leaving you with unwanted puffiness and dark circles. When getting more sleep just isn’t an option, this morning regimen recommended by local makeup artists will keep you […]

What do you picture when you hear the words permanent makeup? Eyebrows that look like they were drawn on with a Sharpie? A dark lip liner? Heavy eyeliner? That image may have been true in the late 1970s when the permanent makeup industry first came into its own, but changes in equipment and techniques mean […]

Flattering, 50’s style dresses have made a comeback, and they are fun and easy to style.  I’m wearing a floral vintage piece found at the Falls Church consignment store, New To You.  I wore the belt as a choker necklace and decided to incorporate pops of black with it, to give it a more modern […]

Name and occupation. Lisa Scala, Director of Business Development, WDG Architecture What is your biggest beauty splurge that you deem necessary? I wouldn’t say it’s necessary, but I do splurge on good jewelry. What is the beauty product will you would not leave the house without? Lipstick and mascara What is your workout pick? I […]

Why do you exercise? Do you want to look better? Feel better? Improve your health? All of the above? We all know exercise has it’s many benefits. Being physically active keeps us slimmer, gives us energy and improves our self-confidence. But what can exercise do for our heart health? February is National Heart Health Month, […]

Spring is here! Time to open the windows, clean out our closets, and get ready for a season of renewal! This is the perfect time to go through your makeup drawer and toss the cosmetics that have been sitting there for too long! How long is too long? The shelf life on different beauty products […]