Posts Tagged ‘ Beauty ’

Gifts for Beauty Addicts: The Scoop on Fall 2013

September 6, 2013    |    By +
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Fall is, in my opinion, the most fabulously gorgeous season (at least it is in New York City, where I live). The foliage sets the scene, helping usher in all things pumpkin-related, the return of football, apple picking and other autumn rituals. I love pulling out my favorite cozy sweaters, boots and jackets as... Read more »


Spring Beauty Trend: Bright Eyes

March 28, 2013    |    By +
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Even though it’s technically spring, this time of the year it can feel light years away. Here in New York City, home base to the Gifts.com Gift Gurus, it’s still way too cold. While we are yearning for spring dresses and shorts, it’s still more appropriate to stay bundled in coats and scarves. The... Read more »


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Spring Beauty Trend: Brilliant Braids

March 12, 2013    |    By +
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Braided hair has been a huge trend in the last few years. Tired of the simplest of braids, fashionistas and designers alike have championed the newest and freshest hair looks by twisting hair in unthinkably amazing ways. All over the spring runways were unique looks inspired by the classic hair plait. Fishtails, the milkmaid... Read more »


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Teen Trend Alert: Seapunk

February 21, 2013    |    By +
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To those readers unaware, I am the Guru for all things “Teen” here at Gifts.com. That means I spend a good portion of my time scouring the web to find the coolest blogs and inspiration for the newest and hippest stuff in youth culture. When I started seeing a variety of ’90s inspired iconography and... Read more »


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7 Beauty Products to Pack for Paradise

January 21, 2013    |    By +
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  If anyone has been to New York City during wintertime, they know how cold and dry it can get. This year, my friends and I have planned a trip to Mexico to escape the dreary winter and catch a few rays! We plan on doing a lot of lounging on the beach, snorkeling... Read more »


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Unbelievable Beauty Ingredients

January 15, 2013    |    By +
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As the beauty editor at Gifts.com, I spend a lot of time checking out the latest trends, fads, and collections to find the best gifts. And, every once in a while, I’m blown away by the ingredients in the hottest beauty products on the market. You are not going to believe what the “secret... Read more »


Breast Cancer Awareness Month Gifts

October 3, 2012    |    By +
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October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and we’ve picked out some of our favorite products that raise awareness and donate funds to the search for a cure. The trend this year is definitely with beauty products that show your support while making you more beautiful than ever whether you’re a survivor, supporter or both.... Read more »


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Fall Beauty Trends

September 18, 2012    |    By +
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With Labor Day having come and gone, it’s finally time to get excited about fall fashion! There is no easier way to zip up a bland autumn look than with fresh make-up. I have scoured the web to find the newest beauty trends of the season and I cannot wait to try them all!... Read more »


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Beauty: Summer Trend Report

June 21, 2012    |    By +
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The summer solstice is this week and that means that it’s time to update our wardrobes, decor and gift selections to reflect the warm weather and sunshine! To honor this transition, our editors are taking you on a tour of what’s “hot” for summer in their areas of expertise. As the beauty editor at... Read more »


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New Guru: Welcome Michelle!

June 11, 2012    |    By +
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New Guru: Welcome Michelle!

On May 14th our new Teen and Beauty guru, Michelle D., joined our editorial team. We’re so happy that she is helping make Gifts.com your favorite place to find gift ideas. I feel like nothing helps you get to know someone better than an interview. I had a lot of fun interviewing Michelle for... Read more »


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Kathryn D.W.
Kathryn Drury Wagner is the senior manager of content at Gifts.com. She was formerly the executive editor at Honolulu Magazine, and is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Shopping on Oahu. Her career has included staff positions at Country Living Gardener and Power & Motoryacht. Her latest book is "Hawaii's Strangest, Ickiest, Wildest Book Ever!"

Gwen P.
Gwen is the Editorial Curator at Gifts.com. In addition to writing blogs, she creates gift guides, curates the site, and produces content for our social media channels. As a freelance writer, she created blogs on fashion, art, travel, health and lifestyle. A talented jewelry designer, she's also a yogi and a hospital volunteer with her therapy dog, Lilo, a Pomeranian.