Archive | October, 2011

Nail polish is the new lipstick: high sales mark new recession indicator

by Joanna Douglas, Shine Staff Nail polish sales continue to rise. Photo by Thinkstock People have said lipstick is recession-proof. In fact, in times of economic decline, ladies have purchased lipstick more than ever. Time reports that back in 2001, Leonard Lauder, chairman emeritus of cosmetics company Estée Lauder, coined the term “lipstick index” to [...]

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Best Places You’ve Never Heard Of

Tusheti, Georgia   Recommended by Jonny Bealby, founder of Wild Frontiers adventure travel company. Explores Niger, Laos, Pakistan, and beyond for trips to the world’s most remote locations. You won’t want to go to Tusheti if you’re afraid of heights. Hidden deep in the Caucasus Mountains, the region’s villages cling to dizzyingly steep slopes that [...]

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Celebrities are obsessed with leopard print jeans this season

Leopard prints have been trendy for a few years now and it’s still as popular as ever. Recently Sarah Jessica Parker, Isla Fisher, Mandy Moore, and Katie Holmes have all been spotted in the same pair of Current/Elliot leopard print jeans, as captured above by People Style Watch. They’re available in most department stores, but [...]

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Broken Arrow has turned Pink! So what better way to celebrate and show your support then hanging out in downtown BA, where there is always something exciting happening at On The Corner Gifts. This week you are invited to join the fun at the Botox Party on Thursday, Thursday Oct. 13th from 6:30-9.  Debra is [...]

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What Happens When Arts Meets Fashion, by Toneille Bent

Meeting Alicia Stephens it’s impossible to miss her genuine and ready smile, or to mistake her energy.  She’s a young woman determined to be the change she wants to see, as the famous Gandhi quote says.   Alicia is the founder of Productive Instincts, LLC, an organization founded on a simple premise.  “When I get [...]

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Turn Tulsa Pink is taking over Tulsa on

  Turn Tulsa Pink is taking over Tulsa on October 22nd through October 29th, 2011. This movement is part of the Pink Heals Tour International – a countywide effort to honor and support all the women and children in local communities, businesses, and families who have battled or lost their battle to cancer. “As the [...]

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