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Have You Met Charlotte Yet?

You know those moments when life gets so busy that some of your projects, no matter how much you love them, have to take a backseat because your bandwidth can only stretch so far? I use the term supermom with the best intentions—to describe moms who not only manage their family, but are also dedicated...

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Sonia Kashuk built an incredible cosmetics business at Target while raising her two children.

Sonia Kashuk On Controlling Destiny, Obsessing Over Skincare and Loving Tinted Eyeglasses

When I was a beauty assistant at Cosmo, one of my duties was to get the makeup credits for cover shoots. More often than not, Sonia Kashuk was the makeup artist. She was hot hot hot! Elle, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Oscar de le Renta, Marc Jacobs, Cindy Crawford—the best always asked for her. But, she’s...

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The S.H.E. Summit 2014 and CoverGirl's Girls CAN Movement

The S.H.E. Summit 2014 and CoverGirl’s Girls CAN Movement

Last week I attended the third annual S.H.E. Summit 2014: Global Women’s Leadership and Lifestyle Event at the 92Y. The S.H.E. (She Helps Empower) Summit was founded in 2012 by Claudia Chan, a PR executive turned motivational leader. Her goal with the S.H.E. Summit is to expose women to diverse...

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NYC facialist Jillian Wright, founder of Jillian Wright Skin Clinic, shares her best glowing skin tips for crazy busy moms.

NYC Facialist Jillian Wright’s Glowing Skin Tips For Busy Moms

I’m so passionate about Pretty Impressed because I’m truly inspired by how other supermoms can be such achievers in the work place, raise amazing kids and look awesome while doing it all. I’m particularly impressed by Jillian Wright’s glowing skin—she beams! Jillian is a top NYC facialist with...

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Supermom and Style Expert Jacqui Stafford with her daughter Charlotte. 1. Boss Hugo Boss Juicy Regular Fit Stretch-Wool Blazer, $575. 2. J. Crew School Boy Blazer in Wool Flannel, $198. 3. Theory Gabe B 2 Blazer In Urban Stretch Wool, $395.

Jacqui Stafford On Blazers, Blousons and Banning Mommy Guilt

I first met Jacqui Stafford when I was a beauty editor at Cosmopolitan and she covered fashion and beauty for Shape. At press events, it was easy to gravitate towards her sparkling personality and unedited humour—all with a British accent, which makes her even more glam. That’s why she’s so good on TV. Jacqui...

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New York Fashion Week Supermoms

Supermoms of New York Fashion Week

I’ve been covering Fashion Week ever since 1994 when it first started showing in Bryant Park and I was an intern at New York One News. Now, 19 years later (gulp), I’m still backstage talking to designers, hairstylists, makeup artists and publicists about the season’s latest trends. Back then I wanted to know about all...

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josie maran

How Becoming A Mom Inspired Josie Maran To Launch Her Beauty Brand

The first thing that impressed me most about Josie Maran? She answered my questions when her second daughter, Indi Joon, was only seven weeks old! Her little bundle is now almost a year old (that says a lot about how fast I work, right?), and her oldest daughter, Rumi Joon, is 6 years old. But...

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