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Power List: Three Fitness Things that are the JAM

Power List: Three Fitness Things that are the JAM

New Year’s fitness resolutions just became REAL, you guys. I’m going to Rio in March with Dan and some other awesome PA homies and it’s going to be beach weather and everyone will be toned and bronzed because it’s the end of their goddamn summer and everyone is will have asses like ripe golden plums(…)

Primp & Polish: Now with Nail Art and Two Williamsburg Locations!

Primp & Polish: Now with Nail Art and Two Williamsburg Locations!

There isn’t too much more to say than what is in the post title, aside from the fact that the ladies of P&P have been stepping up their game! NAIL ART + Two Locations = Awesomeness. Bring in a picture of a design you want, and leave with a gel nail art mani that lasts(…)

Very Cool Exhibit at MAD: The Art of Scent

Very Cool Exhibit at MAD: The Art of Scent

  Last week I finally went to the Museum of Art and Design to check out the terrific exhibit “The Art of Scent,” which showcases the modern olfactory arts. Olfactory arts! Not just “come smell the perfumes,” but Olfactory. Arts. The elegant simplicity of the exhibit space belied the complexity of the experience, and you(…)

Draw the Line Gets PA Fired Up!

Draw the Line Gets PA Fired Up!

PA bestie Kat sent the below email and video today and I immediately came to Power Animals to share with y’all. Ladies just can’t catch a break, right? First likened to farm animals, and now entrapped in binders. Sign the petition and watch the vid below, you guys! Tell *all the a-holes* that we are(…)

I Can’t Live Without: Oscar Blandi Pronto Dry Shampoo Spray

I Can’t Live Without: Oscar Blandi Pronto Dry Shampoo Spray

When you have a horse’s mane like mine, washing and drying your hair can be a task of epic proportions. So if you’re running late on that day-past-the-day-when-you-should-have-washed-your-hair, dry shampoo can swoop in and save your hair day. The one I’m currently into is the Pronto Dry Shampoo Spray from Oscar Blandi. It has a(…)

Is Revlon Photo Ready Blush the Best Blush Ever?

Is Revlon Photo Ready Blush the Best Blush Ever?

A while back PA Kiki was singing the praises of this blush, and it’s true: it’s amazing!  While many cream blushes feel a little waxy or even oily, this one is light yet solid and has an awesome matte finish that can be nearly sheer or layered for blush drama.  The bright pink color (flush)(…)

Werque Your Blisters

Werque Your Blisters

With its strappy sandals, verdant hikes and broken glass hiding under the sand, summer is definitely Band-Aid season. And, would you believe it, you no longer have to settle for flesh-tone-that-matches-no-one or Dora the Explorer…thanks to these Cynthia Rowley-designed Band-Aids. I wish these were around circa 1994 when my signature look was Daisy Dukes, combat(…)

I Can’t Live Without…Boscia Green Tea Blotting Linens

I Can’t Live Without…Boscia Green Tea Blotting Linens

A common summer scene: commute to work in the sweaty subway, work work work all day, go out for a sweaty lunch break, work work work all afternoon…then what? The day often doesn’t end there, but when you need to be somewhere after work and your makeup has melted all over your face, what are(…)