Author Archives: Lilit Marcus

Trend Alert: Beauty Pencils for Lips, Eyes, and More

Trend Alert: Beauty Pencils for Lips, Eyes, and More

One beauty trend I’m really enjoying this season is the abundance of products that look like crayons. Maybe that’s because they remind me of being a little kid and coloring in coloring books, but it’s way more fun to rub a pencil on your mouth than a lipstick. Here are a couple of products that will help you feel pretty and get you in touch with your inner child. More »

5 Ways to Weasel Out of Being More Healthy

5 Ways to Weasel Out of Being More Healthy

There’s been a lot of talk of cleansing and other detox programs on The Gloss lately, and it’s making me feel like I’m supposed to want to be healthier or live off of liquids or something. (Now, if those liquids were all bourbon, I’d listen. But instead they all have carrot juice in them, and that shit is disgusting.) Plus, I have a lot of health-conscious friends who are always blathering about the importance of eating only food that doesn’t have a shadow and keep encouraging me to go to restaurants with them. As a result, I have come up with some foolproof ways to weasel out of pressures to be healthy and do anything other than mainline processed cheese. More »