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Virtual Makeover

Have some time on your hands? Check out Revlon, iStylist or Taaz for a FREE virtual make-over.   REVLON offers virtual makeover that lets you try on a number of beauty looks (createdby makeup artist Gucci Westman and worn by Revlon’s brand ambassadors) with a simple photo upload.  Products used in your makeover are listed so you can click and purchase them via Revlon’s online retail partner, iStylist Makeover may become your favorite iPhone app (99 cents; It will take a picture of you and morph it to show how you’d look with different hairstyles and hair colors. Choose from thousands of looks, accessorized with hats, glasses, and more. The TAAZ online makeover is free and fun to use. Try on the hair color changer and the makeup products, with hundreds of brands to choose from. Browse the latest celebrity hairstyles, and read up on fashion and beauty trends.  

How To Get Healthy Hair

Try this strand-boosting supplement for shinier, thicker locks. Read more about Viviscal, and buy here. Viviscal nourishes thinning hair and promotes existing hair growth from within. Stats show that a whole range of factors, including stress, hormonal changes, over-styling, poor nutrition, age, menopause, post-pregnancy, and medication can impact the health and growth of hair. One in two women experience the distress this can cause at some stage in their lives. Viviscal Extra Strength dietary supplements are made with marine complex AminoMar which helps to nourish thinning hair and promote existing hair growth from within. These nutrients help nourish your hair during the Anagen phase of the hair growth cycle. Only Viviscal dietary supplements contain the proprietary marine complex AminoMar (450 mg per serving), along with Zinc, Vitamin C and Horsetail extract.

No-Needle Anti-Aging Solution

No time to attend botox parties, get Furlesse patches ($20 per pack) and keep wrinkles in check. Furlesse is the newest no-needle solution to relaxing frown lines between the eyes. The simple-to-use, transparent patch is designed to fit any forehead to gently soften fine lines while you sleep.

Obsess Over This Scent

Time for a new obsession? Check out Nicolas Ghesquiere’s new fragrance, Balenciaga Florabotanica, Eau de Parfum, $95. Balenciaga, in collaboration with Coty, Prestige and IFF created the new fragrance FLORABOTANICA which attracts with its modern ingredients. The composition was developed by perfumers of the house of IFF, Olivier Polge and Jean-Christophe Herault, who created the scent using mint, carnation, hybrid rose, caladium leaves, amber and vetiver. The composition has a distinct, and very seductive, floral character. The advertising campaign is decorated with three metal sculptures resembling the Ghesquière floral print created a few years ago. Photos for the campaign were taken by Steven Meisel, and the face is actress Kristen Stewart, wearing a dress from the floral collection.