pedicure

A woman painting her toenails red. (Photo: LUM3N/Pixabay)

15-Minute Pedi

Give Yourself a 15-Minute Pedicure at Home As much as I love going to get a pedicure, it isn’t often that I have an hour to spare for such a luxury! I have everything that I need at home to do my own pedicure. I have to admit that I have developed my own “lazy” system to get a
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The L'Occitane Signature Advent Calendar box in red, blue and yellow with the enclosed products sitting around it. (Photo: L'Occitane)

Better Beauty Gifts

5 Beauty Gifts Your Wife Will Love Would you like to be DC on Heels next beauty writer? We have an opening. Please send your resume, two writing samples and a note about why you want the position to our editor-in-chief. Happy wife, happy life? Well not if you get her an
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Hats are in style and can make you look cool at the beach as well as protecting your face from the sun. (Photo: Thinkstock)

Beach Look

Looking Great at the Beach Without Trying If you hit the beach with perfectly coifed hair, a brand spanking new fedora and shiny loafers, you are doing it wrong. Sorry to be so blunt, but it is true. You should make your beach look seem effortless. We admit, it might be a bit of
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