Beauty & Fashion

The Eyes Have It

The eyes are the windows to the soul, they say. But they are so much more than that. As a focal point of the face, eyes reflect your age and health, interest level, and even your hormonal status. In my book Seven Days to Sexy, I discuss attributes of attractive eyes and they most often […]

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Malibu Canyon Med Spa

Gives Back What Like Takes Away Those seeking a modern-age fountain of youth need look no further than the Malibu Canyon Med Spa in Calabasas. Sporting the latest in pain-free regenerative medicine and weight loss, Malibu Canyon Med Spa has helped clients naturally replenish their health and beauty since 2012. Under the supervision of Dr. […]

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M.Fredric and Veronica M

A perfect pairing for the SoCal Fashionista For the past 40 years, M.Fredric has been the favorite shopping destination for fashionistas throughout Southern California. Chances are that many of the dresses, pants, and tops that you purchased at the store and are your “go to” picks are those designed by Veronica Ferrer, whose clothing line […]

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Anti-Aging Beauty Secrets

BEESWAXBeeswax helps heal and protect the skin and lips to keep them healthy. It is known to soften skin and help conditions such as acne, dry skin, eczema, and stretch marks. The anti-inflammatory properties encourage healing and support cell reconstruction and health. Beeswax helps to hold in moisture and keeps the skin hydrated and, therefore, […]

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The Yoga Facial: Anti-Aging Techniques

It turns out there are 57 muscles that hold up your face, neck, and scalp. The theory is that if you tone these muscles, your skin will follow and get smoother, taking years off your face. This is why we need to fit time in our schedules for a facial yoga routine. After working out […]

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Old School Trends are Back

in Hair and Makeup! There are some trends we prayed would never come back, and we swore we’d never do them again. But now, they’ve come back in a whole new way, and we’re thinking we might actually try them again. Just don’t ask us to run around in curlers. Some trends should never come […]

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Men’s Beauty & Grooming Tips

Men’s beauty treatments continue to increase in popularity every year. It’s not even just about pampering. It’s about looking healthy and well groomed. Men know what they like and want, and if they don’t, the women in their lives probably have some suggestions for them. Eyebrows: It’s time to take a good hard look in […]

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How to Avoid the Vampire Smile

Red-wine teeth are not a pretty sight! There is nothing worse than attending a wine-tasting event where you mix and mingle, only to get a glimpse of yourself at the end of the night with purple teeth. Here’s a little advice on avoiding the redwine dilemma. Why oh wine stains?Several ingredients in that delightful glass […]

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Cool Summer Finds

SHADED MALIBU Breathe in the easy ebb and flow of the gorgeous Malibu coastline as the sun kisses your skin and the cool water refreshes your soul. SHADED Malibu shares its beloved coastal community in a lifestyle brand to enjoy at home or wherever your adventure takes you. Shop online:shadedmalibu.com IG: @shadedmalibu M. FREDRIC M.Fredric […]

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Top Makeup Tips

from Celebrity Makeup Artist Kelly Williams I love a good primer to apply prior to foundation. Primers are great for prepping your canvas. A good primer helps to smooth the skin’s surface, fill in creases, and it helps foundation adhere to the skin. My favorite primers are Laura Mercier Foundation Primer, MAKE UP FOREVER Step […]

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Beauty Innovations

“Beauty is being the best possible version of yourself, both inside and out.” As a beauty expert, this is my favorite quote. I have found through the years that one informs the other. When we feel beautiful, we are unselfconscious. We feel good. We are braver, happier, more at ease. I’ve been in practice for […]

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40 & Fabulous: M Fredric Celebrates its 40th Anniversary

On May 4, the owners and staff of M.Fredric hosted an intimate event celebrating their “40 Years of Fashion” and 35-year relationship with Westfield Properties at the Village of Westfield Topanga. M. Fredric’s co-owners, siblings Fred Levine and Mardi Fox, who founded the contemporary shop in 1979, attended, along with Fred’s wife, Lisa Levine, who […]

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