http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyaluronan One of the big beauty brands is pitching an expensive skin creme with hyaluronic acid as a main ingredient. I’d never heard of it, and a quick WikiLook reveals this: …hyaluronan contributes significantly to cell proliferation and migration, and may also be involved in the progression of some malignant tumors. Beauty is only skin […]
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Genius Brits Comes Up With Vending Machine That Sell Flats In Clubs | Vancouver Fashion + Style Blog | demiCouture
http://demicouture.ca/2009/06/15/genious-brit-comes-up-with-vending-machine-that-sell-flats-in-clubs/ Witness this flat-soled shoe vending machine to be placed in clubs. The inventors are hailed as “genius”, and a reader looks forward to spending $10 on a pair of un-painful disposable shoes. The only thing keeping me from becoming a multi-millionaire is my refusal to learn about the lifestyles of the rich and stupid.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/magazine/8011697.stm But the concept of physical beauty is not fixed, so while some people in the West pursue a tan, people in the Far East might avoid it. And while blond hair and blue eyes may draw envy in one country, another might rank wide hips and big bottoms as more desirable. I noticed this […]
http://jezebel.com/5167730/its-not-easy-being-green Are you saying you don’t like it? Damn. Hope I kept my receipt. *brushes frogs out of eyes to check wallet*
http://news.yahoo.com/s/eonline/20090130/en_top_eo/81608 Sex and the City Sequel: What We Won’t Be Seeing! Three dimensional characters, thoughtful writing, women who don’t fall apart without a man, avoidance of wish fulfillment fantasies, and restraint or class in costuming? Just a guess.
http://www.loleg.com/blog/2008/03/25/6533/ Much as I loathe Maxim and the celebrities it celebrates in order to boost its circulation (in more ways than one), I get a certain amount of Schadenfreudic pleasure from this “Unsexiest” list. I dislike that it bases some of its decision on weight-gain, but calling out Sarah Jessica Parker and Madonna – those […]
http://www.apple.com/trailers/newline/sexandthecity/ WHY? Why, why, why, why, why? Do we really need another two hour vehicle for female stereotypes, product placement, and the fashion-and-Cosmos prattle that passes for conversation amongst the gold-digging, game-playing ditzes whose only dreams are of full closets and someone else’s astronomical credit limit? The bimbo hordes who will line up for this […]
http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20061129/ap_on_go_pr_wh/nkorea_ipod_diplomacy_8 U.S. bans sale of iPods to North Korea Microsoft, sensing an opportunity, steps up its North Korean Zune marketing campaign. 😉 Though I admit it’s about as non-conformist as you can get, I’m not sure Kim Jong Il’s fashion sense (ahem) is cool enough for him to fully appreciate the iPod. A Zune, on […]