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Get Moving: Live Grit Makes it Happen

Step into the Newest Multi-Sport Concept Store!

April 23, 2014
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Competitive races and triathlons are increasingly popular among fit fun seekers. While warrior dashes, mud wars and color runs are undoubtedly cool, it’s completely normal to feel intimidated by these feats, especially as a beginner. Live Grit, a new West Loop multi-sport concept store, aims to erase athletic anxiety with a cater-to-all-levels approach on wellness. Owner Gillian Fealy designed Live Grit to encompass the total experience: learn, train and achieve to be your best self! That means striving to not only be a one-stop shop for the bike, swim and run circle, but also an inspirational lifestyle source. Athletes of all levels interested in triathlons or simply being active are encouraged to …  Read more

Get Glowing with Clarins Golden Glow Booster

Personalized Sunless Tanning Made Simple

April 16, 2014
Clarins Golden Glow Booster
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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

Shop Up Videos With Clicktivated

New Technology to Shop and Bookmark Videos!

April 9, 2014
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It happens all the time. You stumble upon an amazing commercial or video displaying the cutest designer duds. What brand are those jeans? Where can we score a pair? Coveted clothes flash before your eyes and after 30 seconds… gone. UGH. A cool, new service called Clicktivated aims to alleviate this issue with a simple click of a button! Here’s how it works: the first-of-its-kind technology allows the viewer to click individual items and bookmark those that interest them during video play. Direct web links are then generated that lead to additional information, products or a call-to-action. These bookmarks prompt users to learn about or instantly purchase items they’ve selected in a …  Read more