Month: May 2011

A Bold Summer Makeup Trend: Neon Lips

If you’re looking for a bold new departure from your usual makeup routine, then you’re in luck: one of the hottest makeup trends for summer 2011 involves neon lips colors like watermelon pink and bright orange. Fuschia, coral, hot pink, and chili red are all hot for summer, and they’re easier to wear than you might think. The newest incarnations of these colors are meant for every skin tone, and you can choose from different color formulas, from glosses to lipsticks, to control the intensity of your color result. If you’re nervous about experimenting with such bold color choices, start with a sheer gloss, which gives you a light pop of color and shine. It’s a less heady way to try out a new lip color for the first time. If you want to take the plunge into high-impact color, look for a matte lipstick, the hippest new way to wear bold color. If you can’t find a matte lipstick in the shade you want, you can get a similar effect by lining and filling in lips with a boldly hued lip pencil. If you’re worried about your hot new lipcolor melting away in the summer heat, look for a lipstain, which traditionally gives long-wearing color with a matte finish. As an added bonus, lipstains won’t rub off while you’re eating and drinking, so they’re great for a summer...

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The new ipad2, just for you!

For ladies who are always on the go, finding gadgets that get it all done while remaining sleek and user-friendly is a must. The iPad 2 is one such gadget that any busy woman could appreciate. Most women would probably agree they already lug around enough stuff in their purses, so the small dimensions and light weight of the iPad 2 make it perfect for the girl on the go. Lighter and faster than the original iPad, the iPad 2 offers many of the same functions a woman already uses on her laptop, such as web browsing and email, in a sleeker, cooler package. Waiting room boredom is now a thing of the past, since the iPad 2 offers access to your favorite games and ebooks. And since many popular women’s magazines are beginning to offer iPad subscriptions, flipping through the current issue of your favorite fashion mag is now as simple as pressing a button. Family gals will probably love the built-in camera, which lets you capture your kids’ Kodak moments even though the digital camera is sitting at home on the kitchen counter. And the FaceTime application makes video chatting with faraway loved ones a snap, especially for a woman who might not have time to sit down in front of the computer for more than a few minutes, but can chat on her tablet while watching...

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Last Minute Mother’s Day Gifts – Eyeglasses From Coastal Contacts!

This Mother’s Day, thank Mom for instilling perspective in you as a child with fashion-forward eyeglasses to sharpen her vision. Hip Moms everywhere will want to celebrate their special day wearing unique eyeglass styles from CoastalContacts.com, the world’s leading online retailer of vision care products like eyeglasses, contact lenses, sunglasses and accessories. Starting Thursday, May 5 through Sunday, May 8, 2011, buy your Mother’s Day gift from CoastalContacts.com and get ANY pair of women’s frames for just $38. With overnight shipping, your gift will be delivered right on...

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