Beauty

Editor’s Pick – Vacation Beauty Essentials

It’s the month of the vacations! Whether they’re sun-shielding, glow-giving, or just plain fun, these on-vacation products are your passport to beautiful. Travel light and still feel like you have all you need on hand with this checklist of what to stow when you’re on the go. Dry Shampoo – Balmain Dry Shampoo  Refreshes hair […]

Beachwear Fashion

The Hottest Swimwear Brands from Miami Swim Week

Swim Fashion Week once again heated up Miami Beach from July 13 – 17 this year. Below, we’ve compiled the some of our favourite labels—and noteworthy pieces from each—to look out for. FLAGPOLE  JADE SWIM  MIKOH MALIA JONES SOLID & STRIPED FELLA ALIX DOS GARDENIAS WARD WHILLAS LONELY CHROMAT BETH RICHARDS

Beachwear Fashion

Stylish Ways To Cover Up At The Beach

Choosing the right swimsuit is an obvious way to amp up your shoreside style, but you also can’t forget about what goes over the skimpy swimwear. The trend of wearing more innovative pieces to the beach are in full swing, so click through the gallery to see more unique ways to cover up at the beach […]

Accessories

Jewelry to Wear On the Beach

Be the hottest beach babe! Just a little hint of gold at the wrist, maybe a nice flash at the ankle, some colour from the earlobes—an extra whiff of luxury, to go with your expertly picked suit. And remember: the less clothes you wear, the more you have to ramp up the accessories—and the sunscreen! Check […]

Beauty

Beach Beauty Essentials

Don’t be a sweaty mess. Here, Baywatch-sexy summer must-haves For hair, a brush is a necessity. I loved all the fun colorful options at CVS (and my birthday ExtraBucks covered the cost). On the East Coast, the Atlantic ocean provides natural beach waves. But with the cold Pacific, I rarely take a dip. So I […]

Skincare

Self-tanner mistakes to avoid this summer

Trying a self-tanner at home can be intimidating, to say the least. But if you’re coveting that back-from-the-South-of-France afterglow without the sun damage, a self-tanner is your safest bet. As any faux tan devotee knows, proper application is key when it comes to avoiding telltale signs of an at-home tan (you know the ones: orange […]

Beachwear

The Little Black Swimsuit

As you are planning your summer holiday, before you shop, make sure you know what you want out of your LBS and how you expect it to perform. If you’re the active type, addicted to twenty lengths of the pool before breakfast, choose a sporty style with good support and functional straps. Many of the […]

Skincare

Sunscreen Sprays, Lotions, or Sticks: Which is Best?

Choosing the best sunscreen is like picking a favorite episode of True Blood—there are just so many options. This news should make the task a lot easier: sprays, lotions, and sticks can all do an equally solid job of protecting you from the wrinkle- and cancer-causing effects of UV rays. “Since each one works, it […]