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Focusing on beauty products and techniques for women over 40, Alison Gary, Editor in Chief of Wardrobe Oxygen reviews skincare and cosmetics brands, shares tips for caring for skin and applying makeup, and writes about current beauty trends and how to translate them for the everyday.

Birchbox x Rent the Runway Georgetown Launch Event Recap
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Birchbox x Rent the Runway Georgetown Launch Event Recap

By Leyla Balimtas Last Friday, Nov. 6, I had the opportunity of representing Wardrobe Oxygen at the grand opening of Birchbox in the Rent the Runway store in Georgetown. The event started at 9 a.m., so naturally, I got there way too early (8 a.m. in fact…), but fortunately, M…

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Review: Elizabeth Arden SUPERSTART (and a giveaway!) [Sponsored]
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Review: Elizabeth Arden SUPERSTART (and a giveaway!) [Sponsored]

In my last Elizabeth Arden skincare post, I mentioned how I have added SUPERSTART Skin Renewal Booster to my skincare routine. Since that post, every morning and evening I have used it under PREVAGE® Anti-Aging Daily Serum. The condition of your skin’s surface layer is directly linked to how healthy, radiant…

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Giveaway: Remote Styling Session with DC Style Factory
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Giveaway: Remote Styling Session with DC Style Factory

Many of you have asked over the years if I do personal styling consultations. While I did this in the past, I stopped once Emerson was born and started researching personal stylists to be able to recommend quality individuals to you. Through this research I got to know, and become…

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Wicked Beauty by Phyllis Bourne: Product Review – Clinique Cheek Pop ™
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Wicked Beauty by Phyllis Bourne: Product Review – Clinique Cheek Pop ™

You don’t get to spend over 50-years on the planet without turning into a bit of a….well, a know it all. It’s an obnoxious quality, but like wrinkles, hot flashes and errant hairs sprouting from your chin, it comes with the territory. So when I head to Sephora, I know…

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Elizabeth Arden SUPERSTART: Is it Worth the Hype? [Sponsored]
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Elizabeth Arden SUPERSTART: Is it Worth the Hype? [Sponsored]

I’ve been using Elizabeth Arden’s PREVAGE® Anti-Aging Daily Serum for several weeks and I like it. My skin seems happier, plumper, and has a more even look. When Elizabeth Arden sent me a bottle of their SUPERSTART Skin Renewal Booster I was excited… and a bit skeptical, because the claims…

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L’Oreal RevitaLift Review & Giveaway [Sponsored]
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L’Oreal RevitaLift Review & Giveaway [Sponsored]

I’m a L’Oreal fan and have been for a while (I regularly profess my love for their Youth Code Serum, and have been pleased with many cosmetic and skincare products over the years) so when I was asked to review some pieces from their RevitaLift™ line I was excited. While…

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Product Review: Urban Decay Ultimate Ozone Multipurpose Primer Lip Pencil
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Product Review: Urban Decay Ultimate Ozone Multipurpose Primer Lip Pencil

“If you were stranded on a deserted island and could only have one item, what would it be?” At least once a week, folks who are bored at work will ask this annoying question on Facebook. I work at home, and I’m a procrastinator. So I’m usually checking my timeline…

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Updated Review: Elizabeth Arden #PREVAGE Anti-aging Daily Serum (and a giveaway!) [Sponsored]
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Updated Review: Elizabeth Arden #PREVAGE Anti-aging Daily Serum (and a giveaway!) [Sponsored]

Back in April, Elizabeth Arden sent me their PREVAGE® Anti-Aging Daily Serum to try out. Here is my original post. At the time of writing this second post, it’s late summer and I have been using it for several months and can give a more detailed review. PREVAGE® Anti-Aging Daily Serum is…

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