Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and that means it is the height of any girls’ year when it comes to beauty prep and primping. Whether you want to look cheeky for a night with your special someone, or up the sex appeal for a single ladies’ night out with friends, you only have a few weeks left to put all the finishing touches on your look. Luckily, we have rounded up the best spots in …
There is no better feeling than sashaying your way into the New Year feeling saucy and sexy. It’s that one night of the year you can glam it up, dust the shimmer from head to toe and wear that bold lip with confidence. These expert tips will guarantee the traffic stops when you walk into the room. Legs for days! I know it’s Chicago, and I know it’s freezing, but don’t wear tights or hosiery of any kind. Suck it up and gloss up those gams. Follow these five steps for silky, seductive legs that would make even Carrie Underwood jealous. Exfoliate your legs with a sugar scrub like Beautycounter Glow Sugar … Read more
At this time of year when the days are shortest, our bodies need more sleep and warm, nourishing food. Instead, we are busier than ever, going to parties, consuming too much inflammatory, acidifying alcohol and sugar, staying out late and over extending ourselves in the spirit of giving. This leaves us with compromised immune systems just when the cold and flu viruses are lurking everywhere. To make the New Year happy and healthy, I am focusing on gifts of wellness this season for myself and others! Here are some of my top picks: Give the Gift of Greens Nutrient dense green vegetables are always in season (in winter, think kale and chard). … Read more
Calling all blow dry regulars! The latest addition to the Windy City salon scene is DreamDry, the chic styling spot founded by celeb stylist Rachel Zoe and Robin Moraetes. With only two other DreamDry locations open in NYC, how did they settle on Chicago for their third? “Chicago is one of the best cities in the world, and we wanted to bring the convenience and affordable luxury of everyday glamour to the fabulous women of the Windy City,” Zoe told us. “They have incredible personal style. We just want to give them the resource to able to perfect their greatest accessory—their hair!” We couldn’t agree more, Rach. Choose from 19 different styles—an … Read more
She is fun, fabulous and fierce. She is chic, intelligent and in-the-know. But most of all, the Cheeky chick is the kind of woman who embraces, admires, respects, smiles at and opens her heart to other fabulous chicks. Now THAT'S Cheeky, darling!