When I got into my twenties, things with my teeth went horribly awry,” says Hampden resident Elizabeth Dickinson, whose misaligned bite led her to be fixed with a mouth full of metal this past October. Dickinson, 42, wears trademarked Damon System braces, “tie-less” brackets that eliminate the need for rubber …Read More »
Eight Beauty Truths Uber-knowledgeable aesthetician Arika Casebolt, who provided our editor-in-chief’s fab Beauty Explorer facial in the March issue, shares her best time-tested pieces of advice.
You have time. I often time a basic routine with my clients who don’t feel they have the time, especially in the morning. I am a slow poke for sure, and in my own lackadaisical application, it takes less than three minutes, start to finish. You can afford it. It …Read More »
Spring is full of fashionable fêtes—and Harbor East has got you covered. We asked Megan McCloskey, director of marketing for the shops, to help us nab the perfect look for a spring soirée. McCloskey pulled several lovelies, like a red-and- white floral number from Sassanova (trend report: red floral is …Read More »
Kidding Around A journalist takes her active baby to “Together with toddler” Yoga and learns what it really means to let loose and unwind.
I’M NOT WHAT YOU’D CALL a yogini by any stretch, but I do like to have de-stressing fun with my 18-month-old daughter. So, on a day when we both needed an outing—even her baby dolls were arguing—I dug out some yoga pants and her leggings, and we hit Together with …Read More »
FACE-WASHING’S MY FIX—after a long day of work or school or travel. It’s how I’ve always calmed down—come down—dusted myself off and started again. I’ve indulged in just about every facial scrub and moisturizer known to womankind (high and low brands alike: Kiehl’s, Dermalogica, Murad, Cetaphil, Oil of Olay and …Read More »
Crossing the Fringe Naturopathic doctors in Maryland will join the ranks of other medical professionals when they become licensed in March.
In her cozy office in Hampden, Dr. Emily Telfair, ND, walks past a massage table that she uses for craniosacral therapy, a gentle form of bodywork that helps release tension, and stops in front of a small dispensary of homeopathic remedies. The dark bottles sit on the top row of …Read More »
We always head to Green Spring Station when we want to make a great first impression. In this case, we asked sassy Mikey Monaghan, GSS marketing director—and a professor of fashion if ever there was one—to pull items from Panache, which just renovated to offer more product selection. Monaghan then …Read More »
Nail the “effortlessly beautiful” no-makeup look with these topnotch picks by makeup artist Owen O’Donnell of About Faces. 1. L.A. Lights Blendable Lip & Cheek Color—from Smashbox—is a lightweight brightening formula that magnifies your natural beauty. ($29, smashbox.com) 2. Fake things flawless with Smashbox’s Camera Ready BB Water, a liquid …Read More »
KEEP YOUR RESOLUTION! Make it stick! Heat up with a membership to the brand-new, ultra-artful Under Armour Performance Center at 10 Light Street. The facility combines the building’s historic character and elegance with a state-of-the-art fitness center. It is an unusual pairing: an Art Deco masterpiece, now with treadmills. The …Read More »
I lONG AGO gave up trying to tame my curly hair. I’m a wash-and-go kinda gal, and high-concept hairstyles always ended in disaster—I even developed a con-dition I dubbed “salon anxiety.” So when I made an appointment for a new ’do with master curly hair stylist Rachael Epstein of Crafted …Read More »