Not Your Mama’s Eyewear

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I’m ALWAYS losing or breaking my glasses. I came across this chic line of quality eye wear AKA reading glasses and want to share. Inspired by the runways of Gucci,Valentino, Oscar de la renta and Dolce and Gabbana the styles are chic and on point.The brand touts they are not your mama’s reading glasses but they should be.

Meet Flutter Eyewear

The fun factor part about selecting and buying them is the paper doll template you cut out and get to try on your face  to test drive the style you are interested in. They also have a section where you select a style based on your face shape.

I love the reader style Clarice Little Black Dress with a red lipstick!

And don’t ya just love the darling names?

Oh and they even make sunnies! My fave is the style named Ayla sun Cognac Kyoto.

Now, I CAN take a walk on the beach looking for seashells or read a magazine and SEE yet protect my eyes and say no to wrinkles around my eyes from squinting too.

Oh and I almost forgot to tell you they come packaged in a gorgeous red box with a  carrying case and note card.

Check them out…oh and it just may be a great gift for MOM or Glamma this year.

http://www.fluttereyewear.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Green is the new black

Sometimes you have to go to the basics and as I continue down the path of eating more clean,care even more about what I put on my face and BODY and love Mother Earth by recycling as much as I can.

I wanted a reminder to women that going green is beautiful. So, I am about to come out with a green lipstick hue to remind them.This fun hue stains the lips and puts you in a good mood too.

Whatever your emotion is…it will tell a story of your mood from deep pinkish rose to soft violet. Counting down to Earth day I think this lipstick is a perfect fit. GREEN LIPS photo 3-2017.JPGTake a walk on the green side. If you liked the mood ring …this is your thing!

#recycle  #re-purpose   #reuse

Holiday Gift Guide & Open House

This weekend we are hosting our awesome Holiday Open House at my private beauty cottage! This is the photo on the cover of our invite to our clients. Do you like it? I want to be a phone call or email away. I LOVE helping  girls and women be the BEST they can be!

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So with that said…stay tuned this weekend and come back to my blog. I will share my Holiday Gift Guide with UNIQUE and fabulous gift ideas,stocking stuffers,D.I.Y. and beauty tips each day until Christmas eve!

WISH YOU WERE HERE…in sunny Florida. Our beauty candy shoppe is filled with so many treasures to treat yourself or someone else!!!

If you live in the city … We are open this Saturday 11:00am-3:00pm and extra special hours on this Sunday from Noon to 4:00 for your shopping pleasure!

Sugar and Spice and everything beautiful and NICE. Sip champagne punch while you shop. Enjoy a slice of yummy cake especially made by Glamour Gourmet of Jacksonville Florida.Lick candy canes in jelly belly flavors while you shop. Savour chocolate on your tongue. Have fun! Take a photo with our photo booth props! Shopping is so fun here!

Shopping Guests will be entered in a drawing for 3 FABULOUS Holiday gift bags!

Today’s beauty gift idea is if you’re a nail lacquer lover…Treat Yourself or someone else to a customized NAIL polish named after them.

Boxed and ready to give. I love this site!!! http://www.prettypleasenailpolish.comPretty Please - 3

Shop Small Saturday!

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NEXT Saturday the 28th is a movement started by American Express in 2010. And Fed Ex is a part of the printing and delivering our tools to celebrate in our small businesses. It is a beautiful day and way for business owners to show themselves and their shops off!

My business NOREEN YOUNG MAKEUP STUDIO in sunny Jacksonville Florida is a celebrating it and offering all kinds of fabulous specials,glam gifts, fun stocking stuffers and free gift wrap. http://www.noreenyoung.com

Oh and of course we will be serving yummy things to enjoy while you browse & shop! If you’re visiting Jacksonville Florida and have the time…please come on by between 11AM-3:00PM.

No appointment necessary this day.

Instead of shopping the BUSY malls,no parking,long lines and MADNESS!!!

Get on your bike,in your car or take a walk and shop a small local business.NEXT Saturday and any time of the year.

Our arms are open,we offer service with a smile and above all …

WE NEED YOU!

#shopsmall #shoplocal #smallbusinesssaturday

Taxi CAB FASHION

PHOTO TAXI While window shopping back home on my way to meet friends for lunch I could not resist what caught my eye! Low on a shelf at a Fifth Avenue store I came across this sparkling cab find.

Window shopping is the BEST! Don’t even know the price just thought the purse was unique and nice. In New York you have to look up and down and all around. Not just straight ahead.

Thought you’d get a kick out of it too.

Countdown to all things SPA & BEAUTY in NYC!

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Looking forward to guest speaking in NYC. I am honored to be invited and so in  LOVE with teaching beauty pro’s all I have learned in the beauty and spa business. Packing my luggage and boxes…as much as I travel and guest speak packing is still an exciting chore.

I CAN’T WAIT TO REPORT BACK TO YOU from the show floor and NYC. Please follow me on Twitter,Instagram and my blog.

I’ll share what’s hot, new and hope I WON’T get caught in any snow too.Don’t want it to slow me down.

After I guest speak at the show I will play with my beautiful sisters and the sweet and exciting streets of Manhattan!

Stay tuned to my adventures in spa,skin,beauty,travel food and above all SHOPPING!

Pick a color,Name it, Give it for Valentine’s DAY!

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I just made the MOST adorable gift today for ME for VALENTINE’S DAY! This is my second time shopping on this site.

I shopped online at http://www.prettypleasenailpolish.com

You can do it too. I chose a gorgeous rose petal pink and named it KISS ME! It is a quality polish and interactive fun.

If you’re looking for a FUN perfect gift  and or know of someone on your gift list that has a passion for fashion and nails this is just the site for you.

Happy SHOPPING!

Counting down to St. Valentine’s day…14 days of fabulous & romantic gift ideas!

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I smell LOVE in the air. The moment the clock arrived to midnight and a new day came. February calls to me. I wish we loved each other (even strangers) and celebrated Valentine’s day every day. Not just on St. Valentine’s day.

Until February 14th I will share with you thirteen fun days of unique gift ideas to give yourself or someone else. Yes, you need to LOVE YOURSELF too. You can’t truly love others unless you love and respect yourself.

Your lover,your husband,your wife,boyfriend, sister,teen daughter,BFF or your dog. Come back and see. Chat with me.

I believe in LOVE do you?

Tips Before You KISS Under that Mistletoe!

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Getting ready to kiss tonight? Guys and Gals …Make sure it works out right.

Prep your lips for kissing with my sweet recipe!

  • Wash your lips with a warm washcloth.
  • Use a Honey & Almond scrub that you can find in the store. Or D.I.Y. and make one.if you don’t have the ingredients. Run your lips with organic brown sugar and coconut oil.Rub on your lips back and forth with your finger and leave on at least 3 minutes. Rinse well.
  • Brush your teeth with Supersmile toothpaste (A celebrity fave) or any other whitening toothpaste.
  • Floss your teeth yes floss and brush your tongue with a soft tooth brush.Bacteria does the Cha Cha on your tongue throughout the day.Keep your breath and gums fresh.You wanna be kissed and kissable don’t you?
  • Guys: Place a lip conditioner or lip balm on your lips guys. Hours before kissing so it starts to make your lips softer and look good.
  • Gals: If you want to kick it up a notch.Don’t just do a lip balm WEAR SOME COLOR.

Paint the town red. Bring out your sexiest outfit even if it is blue jeans and a sexy sparkly top.

You’re ready to toast the new year Hello and kiss under the Kisstletoe!

This is a unisex recipe.My husband loves it too.

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

FABULOUS Holiday Gift Ideas Santa may not even know about!

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I am about to feature this Holiday GIFT Guide List on TV on a daytime talk show called THE CHAT.
So,I had to share these ideas with you.
It is hard to shop and buy gifts! Its WORK! But read on as I have searched the country for some unique chic and on the cheap gift ideas to rock their world and make you look like a rock star.
While you’re at it you may just want to shop and treat yourself to a gift too!

CHI’S NEW Air Expert ceramic Hairstyling Iron is the bomb when it comes to the modern-day smoothing and curling world. I love their MINI units but this is amazing.
· CHI NEW World’s First Touch Screen hair dryer a limited edition in Hot Pink it will dry your hair faster and the color alone will put you in a good mood when you use it!!!

Toss The Gloss a beautiful beauty book for women who have arrived. Arrived to 50 years young plus. The savvy author Andrea Q Robinson has some wonderful beauty tips,tricks and truths for women you gotta read.(No matter what your age)Andrea is the ultimate beauty industry insider.Books are the perfect gifts!

There’s a new pearl on the block named after Constance Sherman CCO Chief Cooling Officer!

Hot Girls Pearls has NEW pearl bracelets along with necklaces for the holiday.Read on and get your or her cool on. These pearls are beautiful with beautiful benefits!!!

http://www.hotgirlspearls.com

*They have some amazing deals and pearls on Amazon too. If you want to place and order for these pearls you’ll get a special discount for my TV viewers and readers of my blog type in code THE CHAT.

Gifts for HIM Or HER

Bulu Box: A Monthly Subscription to a health,nutrition and weightloss.com samplers for the health enthusiast in your life! After filling out a client profile you will receive a custom kit JUST FOR YOU AND one that is all about staying healthy too.Explore the possibilities!

http://www.bulu.com

For the wine lover how about giving a bottle of good for his health wine like Handsome Devil from the liquor store will keep him healthier and more!

Or CUSTOM order WINE by Windsor Vineyards free custom labels.
Buy two bottles and get FREE custom labels. I have done this and they LOOK amazing and the wine is delicious…

1-800-289-9463 http://www.windsorvineyards.com
Create your own label and pick your own wine and have a good time.Your gift will be sublime.

The icing on the cake… Gifts For Her!

Pretty Please is another woman owned beautiful company that has an awesome line of nail polish.
What makes them so special? YOU create the name of the polish after you pick a few fabulous shades.Or they can help you create a name with a little input from you. So, fun. The polish glides on and applies like dream.26 shades to choose from and they are gorgeous!

http://www.prettypleasenailpolish.com

*Lucky you they are offering another TV viewer of my segment and my blog.
You will recieve 20% OFF your order (10 nail polish limit please) offer is good for 24 hours. It ends tomorrow at 4:00 PM Use my code PRETTYCHAT

http://www.prettypleasenailpolish.com

Hunks & Hounds calendar for a good cause… Animal Rescue .
Photographer Mike Ruiz of New York has a photographic eye that will make the ladies DELIGHT and cry!
THIS calendar is A MUST HAVE and of course great gift idea to give!

http://www.louieslegacy.com

Happy Shopping!