Post Tagged with: "Beauty"

Women’s History Month: “Lacquer of Love” Campaign

Women’s History Month: “Lacquer of Love” Campaign

March is Women’s History Month. We love to support local businesses owned by women and women’s causes, so we have two in one with this cool announcement: Luxury, eco-chic cosmetics brand Mischo Beauty launches its philanthropic arm with the Lacquer of Love campaign, which will feature a new limited edition nail lacquer each campaign season. [...]

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VELUXE is Certainly Deluxe

VELUXE is Certainly Deluxe

“Timing is everything” is no flip cliché in my book. We at the Punch have finally taken a true turn toward Beauty, Health and Fitness in our 8th year of punching it up in The DMV and wouldn’t you know it…seems like everyone else is too. Our #DCandMe 2015 theme is all about appreciating the [...]

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The Secret is Out: La Jolie European Skincare is a Lifesaver

The Secret is Out: La Jolie European Skincare is a Lifesaver

Ever wonder how glamorous stars who haunt the red carpet have a consistent “fresh-faced” look, glowing dewy skin, and sparkling bright eyes? Me too. Obviously, we can study the freebie “secrets”  which we learn about on the pages of glossies. “Want Starlet A’s sheen? Swipe on this lotion!” “Need Oscar-winner B’s radiant eyes in a [...]

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People to Know / Punch Profiles : Spotlight on Maha Sharma of Blo Blow Dry Bar

People to Know / Punch Profiles : Spotlight on Maha Sharma of Blo Blow Dry Bar

  Remember back in the olden days when only celebrities, brides, bridal parties, and really really really rich people going to really really really fancy parties (and politicians of course) had their hair done by a professional, pre-event? Then it became more mainstream for we Regular People to call our hairdresser and schedule (haggle, beg) a [...]

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Special Offer to the Punch Community via PrettyQuick

Special Offer to the Punch Community via PrettyQuick

Booking spa and salon appointments need not be a harried mess. PrettyQuick, now FINALLY in the nation’s capital, thank you very much, allows us to peruse then click (or touch and swipe on our mobile devices) for an instant appointment and payment. It saves time, it saves money (because money is time in our busy [...]

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More Beauty: One80 Salon Launches Mani Bar for the Multitasking Washington Woman

More Beauty: One80 Salon Launches Mani Bar for the Multitasking Washington Woman

We wish we could clone ourselves somedays. We take on everything and feel a tinge of guilt for not taking on even more and getting it done faster. “Don’t look at my fingers, I haven’t had time for a manicure,” an over scheduled friend told me the other night at a dinner. I looked down [...]

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Hey Good Lookin’ – Bluemercury Founder Marla Malcolm Beck Shares Her Holiday Beauty Picks

Hey Good Lookin’ – Bluemercury Founder Marla Malcolm Beck Shares Her Holiday Beauty Picks

  There’s nothing quite like pampering especially during the wacky weather, stress and hyper activity of the holiday season. I personally love to sneak away to a spa (a review coming soon of the Warm Apple Pie massage in which I indulged at the Tysons Corner Ritz-Carlton last week) but for moments when I need [...]

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NYC : Bella Launch Party for New On Demand App & Beauty Concierge Services

NYC : Bella Launch Party for New On Demand App & Beauty Concierge Services

Last week Bella, a full service beauty agency located in New York City and Washington D.C. held a party to launch their new on demand app and beauty concierge services at the elegant Christo salon in midtown Manhattan. Christo, being one of the company’s salon partners, was a most ideal venue for the celebration during [...]

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Mischo Beauty Launches Mischo Luxury Nail Lacquer in DC

Mischo Beauty Launches Mischo Luxury Nail Lacquer in DC

The inimitable luxury, eco-sustainable new cosmetics brand Mischo Beauty launched November 1 with its first line of products, Mischo Luxury Nail Lacquer. The brand’s first nail lacquer collection pays homage to Fashion Week:  “The Fashion Week Collection.” The collection fuses durable, sought after runway hues with the green-chic qualities absent in the brands crammed together on [...]

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FLOW Blow Dry Bar in NoVA

FLOW Blow Dry Bar in NoVA

By Punch Correspondent Mallory Sofastaii  Exciting news – Northern Virginia has a blow dry and beauty bar! If you haven’t already visited this Reston salon for a fabulous ‘do, book an appointment soon. If I can pay a fair price ($35) for someone else to give me a great blowout, then I’m in, and that’s [...]

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Punch Product Review: Burberry Beauty and Burberry Body

Punch Product Review: Burberry Beauty and Burberry Body

One of the more enjoyable parts of my chosen vocation is that it’s like Christmas everyday.  My concierge is constantly presenting me with UPS, FedEx or dropped off packages, envelopes, boxes, baskets, cartons, you name it.  These items aren’t, mind you, just because vendors like me, because 99.999% of them don’t even know me, nor [...]

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Bang Salon – A Day Honoring the Silent Heroes

Bang Salon – A Day Honoring the Silent Heroes

By Punch Pep Correspondent Elizabeth Fischer On U Street, in Washington DC, the day was about thanking the silent heroes for the support they provide at home, while their partners are oversees.  It was a day meant to indulge a few very deserving women. As one wife aptly stated: “this event is about letting the [...]

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