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These new beauty gadgets will help you get great skin from head to toe:
1. They've saved your face; now, Clarisonic is looking down -- at your feet. The new Pedi Sonic Foot Transformation System comes with a wet/dry buffing brush head and a smoothing disc, plus three products to help the process along, $199; at select Sephora, Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue stores.
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Through Feb. 28
NUBEST SALON in Manhasset treats you to a Dermalogica Multivitamin Power Peel, Exfoliant Treatment, a $35 value, when you book a Traditional European Facial ($90); 1482 Northern Blvd.; 516-627-9444.
BRIDAL REFLECTIONS is hosting the Renee Pawele bridal accessories trunk show Jan. 15, the Lazaro bridal trunk show Jan. 17-19, and Noir by Lazaro bridesmaids...Read more »
Kaley Cuoco took home the award for favorite comedic TV actress at last night's People's Choice Awards -- and looked fab while doing it. Here's how to get "The Big Bang Theory" star's red carpet look for less:
1. Maxi Skirt. Start off your look with a bright blue floor-length skirt. The stunning hue is perfect...Read more »
Feeling trapped by the polar vortex? Try forgetting the cold with some hot swimwear.
Victoria's Secret just released its 2014 swimwear collection and catalog, which features some of the brand's sexiest angels sporting this season's best bikini trends.
The new line notably includes suits with cutouts, lace-up details and gorgeous jeweled accents. Other fun trends include high-waisted...Read more »
Let's be honest: besides "Who the heck is A?," the most popular question among fans of the ABC Family hit "Pretty Little Liars" has to be "Where can I get that outfit?"
Hanna, Spencer, Emily and Aria -- the show's main characters -- may just have some of the most enviable closets in all of TV, and now fans can make the girls' style their own.
Just in time...Read more »
Now that the holidays are over, why not treat yourself?
The Le Tote rental service is like Netflix for fashion. Fill out a style profile, and Le Tote sends you three garments and two accessories -- wear 'em as long as you like, then return in a prepaid bag and another tote comes your way. It's $49 a month (and they handle cleaning). A new "Jewelry Box" option...Read more »
A new season of "Downton Abbey" premiered last night, and fans can keep in the British spirit using products infused with -- what else? -- Tea!
Jason Anti-Aging Tea Time Crème moisturizes with antioxidant-rich green tea, $15.50; at Whole Foods, health food stores and jason-personalcare.com.
Ole Henricksen's African Red Tea Collection includes wrinkle-resistant creams, face...Read more »
PROM DRESS DRIVE Women of Integrity Inc. is asking for donations of recently dry cleaned, gently worn or new evening gowns and cocktail dresses, along with shoes, evening bags and other prom accessories for the 2014 Prom Dress Drive Giveaway for high school girls unable to afford an outfit. Drop-off locations and times are listed at womenofintegrityinc.com.
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Don't start 2014 out with a bad hair day. Whether you're staying in with friends or hitting a New Year's Eve blow out, these styles will keep you looking cute way past midnight.
You can sport this braided 'do whether you're spending the night in, or going out. Just skip the extensions for a more casual look.
If you're headed to...Read more »
Holiday presents are meant to make us feel loved and appreciated by those special people in our lives. Still, without fail, many gifts are destined to be returned before they're even unwrapped.
But before you return that ugly sweater or DVD you'd rather poke your eyes out than watch, here are some tips to make the process hassle-free.
1. Step away from the plastic wrap.
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