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SAG Awards 2016 Red Carpet Roundup

February 1, 2016

It’s that time again! My favorite of all the awards shows happened this weekend and here’s a look at the best dressed on the SAG Awards 2016 Red Carpet.

SAG Awards 2016 Red Carpet Trends

We saw lots of jewel-toned gowns on the SAG Awards 2016 red carpet with gorgeous deep greens worn by Uzo Aduba and Kate Winslet, and fiery reds donned by Anna Farris and Tina Fey. Tina wore a lovely gown by Prabal Gurung and I don’t think I’ve ever seen her look better.…

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Beauty

Mattel Debuts Three New Barbie Dolls

January 29, 2016
Mattel introduces new Barbie dolls. The iconic Original Barbie will be joined by Barbie Curvy, Tall and Petite.

I haven’t played with dolls for years and I suspect you haven’t either but when Mattel introduces new Barbie dolls in various shapes, sizes, skin tones and hair textures, attention must be paid. The new collection which includes the 2016 Barbie Fashionistas Line contain dolls with 4 body types, 7 skin tones, 22 eye colors and 24 hairstyles. The original Barbie will be joined by Curvy, Petite and Tall, all fashionable with a boatload of clothing and accessories options.…

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Why the Foreo Luna Mini is better for your skin’s health!

January 22, 2016
FOREO Luna Mini Review - Petal Pink

Skincare is the watch word for 2016 and I’m so glad. As we shift away from the contouring craziness of the past two years, I’m happy to focus more on my number one concern: healthy skin. I recently jumped into the sonic skincare pool and tested the FOREO Luna Mini and I’m going to tell you all about it. Sidebar: I get giddy when my two loves, beauty and tech, collide!

FOREO Luna Mini in Petal Pink. The front of the device has small silicone touch points best for dry skin.

Foreo Luna Mini Review

So what is this Luna Mini and why do you need one?…

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Word of the Year 2016: Pleasure

January 18, 2016
Word-of-the-Year-2016-Pleasure-The-Patranila-Project

2015 was a good year. 2016 is going to be even better because I’ve designated Pleasure as my Word of the Year!

Pleasure. The word itself feels good rolling around in your mouth.

The older I get, the more I realize that life should be fun. I mean really feel good. There’s no one on a death bed reminiscing about how hard they worked and how good that felt. They think about that one time when Rob said that thing to Toni and everybody laughed their asses off for half an hour.…

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Golden Globes 2016 – Best Dresses

January 12, 2016

Hollywood awards season is in full swing and this Sunday, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association bestowed Tinsel Town’s brightest stars with major hardware. The most star-studded of red carpets, the Golden Globes 2016 didn’t disappoint on the fashion and beauty front.

This red carpet was no different from the rest in that there were a bevy of hits and quite a few misses and today I’m highlighting the Golden Globes 2016 best dresses. Click through the gallery above for my top picks.…

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