By now we’re all familiar with the headband roll hairdo. I refuse to believe you don’t know what I’m talking about if you have ever been on Pinterest, but just in case, it’s a snazzy way to dress up day-old hair and keep it off your face. I’ve never been a huge fan because the top of the headband shows — it’s cute … Keep reading…

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A long time ago, at a garage sale far away, I bought a worn-once, still-in-the-box pair of Doc Martins for $2 from a yuppie who said she could never charge more for shoes that had ever held someone else’s feet. I negotiated several thousand off the price of my car. My cat was on clearance at the shelter. I once made $6 … Keep reading…

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Remember makeup guru Amy Koehler? In case you’re new to the site, Amy, who has 12 years of professional makeup experience under her beauty tool belt, is the Dior Beauty Director at Dillard’s for the St. Louis Metro Area. She’s baaaccckkk… and she brought tips and treats! Reader Question: What are your all-time favorite can’t-live-without products? Some of my all time favorite products are… Brow Styler: Diorshow … Keep reading…

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You know how exciting ‘happy’ mail is? Mail that isn’t asking you to pay something, or reminding you that you didn’t pay something, or asking you to join some sort of group? An unexpected box of cosmetic goodies is really, really happy mail—especially when they are (miraculously) colors you’d actually wear. Through the Influenster program, Mary Kay sent me a box of … Keep reading…

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Meet Amy. She’s a total babe, right? The kind of woman you look at and think ‘Her lips just must be that color naturally, because there’s no way it’s makeup.’ But alas, Amy Koehler is wearing makeup; and while I can’t speak for you, I know that’s not what it looks like when I put on my face. If only someone could … Keep reading…

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