GEMs of Beauty:
Why do we celebrate New Year’s on January 1? When you have kids in school, that’s when the New Year really starts, right? (I know that many school districts in the US now start the school year in August, but in NYC, it’s always the middle of the week after Labor Day—and it’s not over till the very end of June, depending on how many snow days there’ve been. Or not.) New books, new binders, new apps, new shoes, new clothes, new teachers, new homework to whine about and find excuses not to do….you know, the usual New!
But enough about the kids — let’s talk about moms who need something new and wonderful for their beauty routine. September is time to take a good hard look at your skin and beauty choices and make some Back-to-School resolutions for optimal care and new products. It’s also a good time to admire how easily your kids ease into their new classrooms and schedules, so take a tip from them and ease your own self into getting out of the same old boring and into something more vibrant and effective. Here are a few of my favorites: