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Get Glowing with Clarins Golden Glow Booster

Personalized Sunless Tanning Made Simple

April 16, 2014
Clarins Golden Glow Booster
cheeky speaks

By now, we’ve heard enough about Chicago’s winter. Yes, it was soul-crushingly cruel and ridiculously cold. Thankfully, it’s time to bare our bundled up bodies and finally enjoy the outdoors! What better way to do that than with a little sun-kissed glow? Clarins introduces Golden Glow Booster ($30), an easy addition to beauty arsenals that will restore lackluster complexions to luminosity. Because blending in with Oak Street Beach sand is considerably un-Cheeky. The first ever sunless innovator promises made-to-measure self-tanning results. With just three drops added to any moisturizer, Golden Glow Booster transforms pale complexions with a natural, believable glimmer. (We repeat: believable, not orange.) Enjoy all the skincare benefits of your favorite …  Read more

The SKINny: Ultimate Kate Facial

Replenish Seasonal Dewy Skin at The Spa at Trump Chicago

April 9, 2014
The Spa at Trump Chicago lounge
cheeky speaks

Whether cleaning out closets, smelling newly sprouted blooms or shedding winter wear, this season is the perfect time for renewal. Cheeky girls know not to neglect their beauty routines. That’s where the Ultimate Kate Facial comes in! The Spa at Trump Chicago offers this luxurious spring awakening for skin featuring products by celebrity facialist Kate Somerville  (Jessica Alba, Lauren Conrad and Jordin Sparks are regular clients). The treatment, known for its calming and healing properties, includes a 90-minute experience with a hydrating oxygen service applying dermal boosts, which plumps skin with refreshing nutrients. After an invigorating pressure point massage, the pampering continues with DermaLucent therapy to protect from radical damage. During this …  Read more

Everything You Need to Know About Oil Pulling

Facts About the Internet's Newest Beauty Craze

April 2, 2014
Oil Pulling Coconut Oil
Kit Graham

Oil pulling is the new craze that is taking over the Internet. But what is oil pulling exactly? I sat down with Groupon’s resident beauty expert and oil pulling fan, Favin, to learn all about it. Favin wrote about oil pulling back in January – before some of the bloggers who are credited with making oil pulling a trend. Favin discovered oil pulling eight months ago when a coworker suggested she try it as a remedy when her sinuses were bothering her. She has been hooked ever since. She credits oil pulling with making her teeth healthier and whiter, making her skin clearer, and she says it might be the reason …  Read more