Nobody wants to come off like an extra from The Stepford Wives, and too much Botox can leave you with that weird sheen, looking like you’ve had your work done by Madame Tussaud. So here’s a quick no-needle fix: Dr. Brandt’s new “lineless lines no more” is a spot treatment that temporarily fills in fine lines and volumizes wrinkles. Use the convenient pen applicator to fill in laugh lines, creases, and crows feet and within 15 minutes, they’ll plump right up. Talk about instant gratification. Now available for $55 at drbrandtskincare.com and Sephora.
Just because we all feel collectively broke, we owe it to our fans (you know, our hubbies, kids, girlfriends) to look good. And here’s a way to do it without breaking the bank. At The Salon in Scarsdale (794 Post Rd, 914-472-1800), you can get blowouts for as low as $25 each with a junior stylist (regularly $45 to $65) when you buy a package of 10 (it’s good for three months). And first-time customers can get 50 percent off any one service up to $100 (just print out this “Beauty Buzz” column and present it at time of purchase). Plus, the salon posts daily specials in its window for walk-ins only: $25 haircuts and other great...
You may have seen the report on this hot new skin-care treatment on CBS Doctors; now it’s available at Emmary Spa in Chappaqua. The Hydrafacial is safe for all skin types and has zero down time. It helps resurface the top layer of skin while infusing different serums into the skin, reducing fine lines and wrinkles, and fading sun and age spots. Sensitive skin? Not to worry. Mini treatment $100, full facial $175; packages available (a series of six is recommended for best results). Emmary Day Spa 24 South Greeley Ave Chappaqua 914-238-8830 emmarydayspa.com
I admit I’ve slacked off this winter when it comes to exercise, but spring is all about new beginnings and fresh starts. And how’s this for incentive to get moving again? FREE YOGA CLASSES at YogaWorks in Irvington.
This lovely little studio is in the cool Stanford White-designed former Cosmo Magazine building right on the Hudson River. Lots of free parking so you can get your bliss without worrying about feeding the meters.
Wednesdays | April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 | 2:00 – 3:00pm Sundays | April 5, 19, 26 | 2:00 – 3:00pm (No free orientation class Easter Sunday 4/12)
Celebrate Spa Week—where prices on selected spa treatments are cut to just $50 each. While the week runs from April 13 through 19, available slots get snapped up fast, so book now. Visit www.spaaweek.com for details. The following spas are participating:
Pity the plight of the beauty blogger: Each week, the newest products appear on her desk, all promising younger-looking skin, tighter pores, plumper lips, lusher lashes, frizz-free hair—in short, a healthier, more glamorous life. Dutifully, Westchester Magazine Associate Editor Katie O’Donnell tests (or investigates) each item or service featured in WM’s Beauty Buzz blog. Life is beautiful indeed. » Get the buzz in your inbox: Subscribe to Shop914 newsletter