Supermom Cheryl Kramer Kaye, Executive Beauty Director of Star and Shape Magazines and mom of twins.

Cheryl Kramer Kaye On Twins, Two Jobs (Shape & Star Magazines) and Hanging Her Head Upside Down

Two jobs, two kids—it’s no wonder that Cheryl Kramer Kaye‘s only “me time” is somewhere between midnight and 4 a.m. As the Executive Beauty Director of both Star and SHAPE magazines, Cheryl spends her days racing around New York City networking with...

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The three best wool coats that will keep you warm and stylish this winter season.

Arctic Chic: Best Winter Coats

Right before the holidays, we sat down with Genevieve Monsma, Beauty Director of MORE magazine, for a supermom interview. Her full post will be up soon, but the sudden arrival of this polar vortex weather has made one of her fashion tips about winter coats particularly poignant....

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Celebrities and city kids had fun at the NYC Free Arts Kidsfest

Giving Back: How To Get Children Involved In Charity

I’m always seriously impressed by working mothers who not only stay two steps ahead at work while raising their family, but who also find the time to meaningfully give back by supporting charities that matter to them. Dianne Vavra, Senior VP Press Relations, Dior Beauty, is at the top of my list in this category....

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Supermom Celebrity Esthetician Joanna Vargas

Celebrity Esthetician Joanna Vargas On Tired Skin, Fast Makeup and Chic’n’Easy Fashion

I’ve written several skincare articles over the past few months (Allure, Self, MSN among others) and there’s one esthetician who is always on the editor’s recommended source list: Joanna Vargas, New York City based spa owner and skincare guru to celebrity moms like Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz and Julianne Moore....

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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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These hairstyling products are raising money throughout Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Bumble and Bumble Spray de Mode Hairspray, The 2013 Breast Cancer Awareness Wet Brush, and Cricket Hot PINK! Centrix Q-Zone Dryer.

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Haircare For A Cure

Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women. To help put an end to this scary stat, check out these limited edition versions of amazing hairstyling products only available throughout Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each product helps raise funds for lifesaving treatments, research and patient care. Good hair day, good deed, good job!

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The components of the The Clarisonic Pedi Sonic Foot Transformation kit.


As winter slowly rolls in, it’s only natural to stop paying so much attention to your feet since they’ll always be wedged into boots. Hence, the need for presentable polished toes is put on hold until next spring. But watch out—before you know it, your heels can become so rough and cracked, that you’ll feel...

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Best Hair Products For An At-Home Blowout

Best At-Home Blowout: 15-Minutes To A Great Hair Day

Who has 30 minutes in the morning just to blow out their hair? Not me and, I bet, not you. But, as we all know, a great hair day makes you feel more confident, energized and outgoing, while bad hair days make you want throw a paper bag over your head. Thanks to some ingenious...

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Elaine D'Farley, SELF Beauty Director

Elaine D’Farley On Adoption, SELF and Her Dress Code

When Elaine D’Farley, SELF Magazine’s Beauty Director, arrived for our interview, the contents of her overflowing purse reflects everything that Pretty Impressed is about. “I have Izze’s library books and a T-shirt for her performance that she forgot this morning, the last 3 issues of SELF because I have a ton of meetings...

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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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