Showing posts from November, 2016

Men's Grooming :Mass Retailers

Men's Grooming making a comeback,  especially with mass retailers. It use to be Axe was the only option for men.
However,  what we noticed was the influx of several other brands that specifically  catered to the men's Grooming market.There are now several varieties of:
Old Spice,  there is Old Spice Sport,  Old Spice Regular and Old Spice Swagger.
Yes Old Spice Swagger,  not only is the scent amazing, but from what we heard the longevity of it is great as well. Yes Axe does have different varieties such as Black Phoenix,  Tropical,  and other scent, but they have a full range of hair care products from pomades, to hair spritzer for that crunchy spiky look.Then, there is Dove for Men,  that  are not as highly scented and are great for Men with sensitive skin.The key to these  products are they have a  layering effect, the body wash is the foundation, then there is the lotion and the body spray. They all build in combination of each other. So for the perfect date night it is def…

Beauty Spot : Fall Review

We didn't forget about the our favorite thing beauty!These are the amazing results we found at Target and other mass retailers:Yes to Carrots:
They have an amazing Primrose Oil that works well with their Mud Mask with a Primrose Base.Mascara: Maybelline
We went full out on this :
Falsie and Angel
Falsie will give you the full on Glam look while we use Angel to separate the lashes.Eyeshadow: Maybelline
They have an amazing eyeshadow in bold colors for the fall and holiday season.Lips: Loreal
There are so many lip kits out there that we specifically bought the Loreal Nude Lip Kit,  we also bought a brown lip liner to use for the kit results are pretty fab.Bronzer: Physicians Formula
Many women are now for going blush or highlighters,  for  a great glow, which can be found in this Physicians Formula. So there is  our best in the mass retailers to get you looking amazing for the Fall and beyond.Cheers to great beauty!

Men's Fashion: Where It Started

Last week was a great time to attend Fashionista Con 's conference.The first panel was Men’s Moment in Fashion  and the founder of Todd's, Timo Weiland,  the Vice President of Barney 's was addressing why men's Fashion is so big today.Then, I those thought about the research I did for a job for a luxury men fashion group.Men has always had a  great force in fashion.
Many of the early immigrants in this country were artisans in fashion  from Europe.
Early luxury department stores such as Martins, catered to the custom man's suit, in fact many men suiting were more expensive than a  bridal gown. The pocket watch and the  signet pinky ring.Ties made out of silk, and silk blend, many  men wore there best wherever. All men's suit's and shoes were custom made and although Levi's is an American jeans company, men never wore jeans to work or even around the house.In the days of Sinatra and all the crooners,  American Men’s Fashion became commercialization with …