I’ve been dreading this topic for weeks, but the time has come. Summer is coming to a close and fall is upon us. Gone are the days of white linen, poppy pink lips and mint green nails. I love summer beauty trends. So colorful. So full of life. (So wish I lived in California!) But as I sit here and write this, I’m thinking about what I’m going to wear tonight for my bestie’s fortieth birthday and how I will wear my makeup for what may be the last time I get to sport a summer look for a big night out. I will also be doing her makeup this evening (“friend … Read more
Continuing down my path of bridal beautification, I had my second session at Leah Chavie Skincare Boutique last week. This was not my first foray into Leah’s Thermojet treatment as I’ve used it pre-Cheeky events (and Chrismukkah!) for the past couple of years. However, using this as a supplement to my thrice-weekly yoga classes + bike riding will really help me get in shape for my forthcoming October nuptials (102 days away, but who’s counting?). The Thermojet Spanish Infrared Body Wrap is imported from Barcelona, Spain and Ms. Chavie herself boasts one of the only spas that’s fancy and progressive enough to have it. This lovely piece of beautifying machinery reduces … Read more
There are a lot of really fun things about being engaged. I mean, a lot. The congratulations, the celebrating, the parties, the presents, the friendships, the unity…not least of all is the opportunity to get into the best shape of your life. This could mean physically and mentally. Mentally, we start to prepare for the combining of two different lives, two different families, the possibility of children and of buying a home. There’s a lot of mental preparation. Physically, you might want to lose a few pounds, tone up your arms, work on your tush, get your skin in flawless shape, lengthen your lashes…the list goes on and on. In terms … 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!