Dress like Olivia Pope
October 2015

Dress like Olivia Pope

Sep 24, 2015 Illyse Lane
It was a long four months. But wanna-be gladiators finally got what they’ve been waiting for when Olivia Pope returned with the September 24 premiere of “Scandal.” And while so many of us admire Olivia’s […]
Eyebrows
October 2015

Brow Basics

Sep 24, 2015 Illyse Lane
How much time you spend taming your eyebrows often depends on the genes you’ve been blessed—or cursed—with. So what’s a girl to do? Rachel Ward, esthetician with Skin Sense A Day Spa gives us the […]
Collagen
October 2015

Youthful Skin Arsenal

Sep 24, 2015 Illyse Lane
Understanding Retinol This vitamin A derivative can be the workhorse of your sign care routine. Why? Because when retinol is broken down, it becomes retinoic acid, which works within the cells to improve the tone […]
Fenton Buckle Bootie from Loeffler Randall Monkee’s of Raleigh
Polish

All Hail the Bootie

Aug 22, 2015 Illyse Lane
It used to be that booties were your cold weather friend, brought out only during those months when the days were short and temperatures cool. Now, booties reign supreme all year long, even during the hot […]
spa treatment
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To Bare or Not? (At the Spa)

Aug 22, 2015 Illyse Lane
Have you been there? Standing in the locker room at the spa, when suddenly, you can’t decide what to leave on under that robe—if anything? Of course, there’s the massage to consider, but what about […]
Looking young
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In the Quest to Look Young

Aug 22, 2015 Illyse Lane
Fresh face Skin in an after-summer slump? Show it some love with just a single laser treatment. One laser treatment may be all you need to refresh and rejuvenate your skin. “There are certain conditions such as rosacea, […]
Hammitt Handbags
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Obsessed with Hammitt Handbags

Aug 22, 2015 Illyse Lane
When Jordan Spieth won the Masters, his girlfriend, Annie Verret, was carrying one of her many Hammitt handbags. And we can see why. What’s not to love about this American-made handbag constructed with soft Italian leather, lined with suede and finished […]
Blow out
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How to Get the Perfect Blow Out

Aug 22, 2015 Illyse Lane
It’s a simple matter of ergonomics. We just can’t get to the back of the head and use the same amount of tension as the pros. Women embrace the blow dry bar, shelling out $35 […]
tassels
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We’re Loving Tassels

Aug 21, 2015 Illyse Lane
What is it about tassels? The fringe factor is a favorite across the style spectrum and can be your go-to, on-trend accessory that adds a little something special to any look. Pictured above are Tassel […]
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