Have you ever looked in the mirror and thought to yourself, “My skin looks amazing! J-Lo has nothing on me!” No? Me neither. But, lucky for you, I’ve gotten close (a few times) and have some recommendations for getting the best skin of your life. Just as our priorities change, so does our skin. So, whether you are still in your twenties, a mom, a socialite, a hippie or a student on a budget (or maybe you are a hippie socialite student mom on a budget), look no further than the product lines below. The-20-Something-I-Don’t-Have-A-Lot-Of-Cash-But-Want-My-Skin-To-Be-The-Shit-Routine: Mario Badescu Enzyme Cleansing Gel is only $18 and is amazing. I’ve been using it for years. It … Read more
Spa treatments are one of life’s ultimate luxuries. Fortunately, the city is brimming with soothing, smoothing options. The drawback? Such indulgences possess a prolonged time commitment, which only increases stress rather than relaxation. The Elysian Spa at the Waldorf Astoria Chicago brings the best of both worlds together – serene service in a half hour appointment – with the rejuvenating SilkPeel Dermalinfusion facial. Eager to get glowing in record time, I found my way to Walton Street, prepped for a peaceful afternoon. This was my first visit to the Elysian Spa, and it immediately blew me away. The incredible interior boasted a wood and white color scheme, crystal mirrors and a … Read more
If you’ve ever dreamed of a personal stylist or the perfect accessory to match your perfect outfit, you’re not alone. Accessories can make or break any look (don’t we all dream of an unlimited jewelry wardrobe?). Thanks to the launch of RocksBox, kiss your accessory anxiety goodbye. This new jewelry subscription service secures your own personal stylist who chooses the best pieces for you and sends them right to your door. Say what? Founder and CEO, Meaghan Rose, started RocksBox in 2012 by lending pieces online from her own personal jewelry collection. She quickly saw a need among women to simplify the jewelry-shopping process. “I wanted to find a way to bridge rental and … 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!