Poolside Cool with Dove Advanced Care

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    As a beauty buff, I’m always looking for new and improved ways to upgrade my beauty routine. Especially in the summer, my number one priority, besides having fun in the sun, is keeping my hair, skin and nails protected.

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    IMG_3038Summer is in full swing and that means I’ll be spending a lot more time outdoors and taking full advantage of the gorgeous sunny weather. Since working in the beauty industry for over a decade, the women that I’ve encountered that have aged gracefully and have the most beautiful skin always emphasized the importance of using a good moisturizer and wearing sunscreen. Of course, sunscreen should be worn year round but it’s a top priority during the summertime.

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    Orogold 24K Cryogenic Collection



    I always believe when it comes to skincare, you want to use the best products on your skin and you want to invest in a line that only uses premium ingredients.  I always tell my makeup clients – your makeup will only look as good as your skin feels so make it a top priority.  As a makeup artist, I’ve worked alongside some of the best skin care experts and there’s always been a buzz about OROGOLD COSMETICS – since they’re well known for their gold infused anti-aging products.  That’s why I jumped at the chance to try out the exclusive OROGOLD 24K Cryogenic Collection.  A line doesn’t get more luxurious  than when it uses real 24K gold and diamond dust, so I knew my skin was going to be in a for a real treat.

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    Ultimate Girls Weekend at Foxwoods

    Location: Foxwoods, CT


    Last weekend, my girlfriends and I had the pleasure of visiting one of the top premier entertainment destinations in the Northeast – Foxwoods Resort Casino.  Growing up in Boston, Foxwoods is just an hour and half drive away and has always been one of my favorite places to escape when I want a guaranteed goOod time with family and friends. Not only is Foxwoods the largest resort casino in North America, but it’s also home to AAA Four-Diamond hotels, including the luxurious Fox Tower – which is my favorite hotel on the property!  

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    Girls Night Out to 10th Annual Kelley for Ellie

    Location: BOSTON

    IMG_9220 IMG_9376Last week, al fresco extended an invitation to attend an amazing fundraising event with fellow fabulous Boston bloggers, Elissa from Style Wire and Georgina from A Noted Life  to support the  the 10th annual Kelley for Ellie Fashion Show. The event honors Kelley Tuthill’s fight against breast cancer and raises thousands of dollars for the Ellie fund to assist breast cancer patients and their families in the New England area. 

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