The Gilded Girl's Blog


Clarifying exfoliation 0

A major step that many men and woman are missing in their skin care regimens is exfoliation.Removing excess skin cells is essential to brighter skin and it makes every other product you use work better. But what with so many exfoliants on the market, how do you know what’s right for your skin? So consider this your exfoliation cheat sheet (aka How to tell your AHA from a hole in the ground).
  • Elizabeth Quesnelle

Did you know….? 0

Did you know that people with blue eyes tend to develop crow’s feet later than people with darker eye colors? This is because the lower levels of melanin in blue eyes make them much more sensitive to light. Due to this increased sensitivity, many blue eyed individuals feel the need for sunglasses more than some of their dark eyed counterparts. Wearing sunglasses not only prevents squinting, but also protects the eye area from collagen destroying UVA and UVB rays.
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June Classes! 0


Tween and Teen Make-Up Basics
Saturday, June 11 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
The first foray into make-up is nerve-wracking for even the coolest, most confident tween and teen.

  • Elizabeth Quesnelle

As if you need more reasons to wear sunscreen….. 0

Non-melanoma skin cancer could be a harbinger of other non-skin cancers.

According to a report by the National Cancer Institute and the Medical University of South Carolina, people who had been diagnosed with either basal cell or squamous cell skin cancer had double the risk of developing another type of cancer when compared to those with no history of the disease.

  • Elizabeth Quesnelle

Foods That Help Protect The Skin From The Sun 0

Summer is just around the corner and, as the days get longer, so does the opportunity for your skin to become damaged by the sun’s harmful UVA and UVB rays. We all know about the importance of wearing sun block (and re-applying it regularly). But did you know that there are foods that will help boost your body’s immunity against sun damage? Here are a few additions to your diet that can pay off big in terms of sun protection:
  • Elizabeth Quesnelle

Summer Trends Class TOMORROW! Thursday, May 19 @ 7:00 p.m. 0

Summer Make-Up Trends 
Thursday, May 19, 7:00 p.m

Learn what’s hot in terms of Summer 2016. Make-up, skin care, and fragrance tips and tricks that will make your summer sizzle.

  • Elizabeth Quesnelle


We’ve got some great April and May classes in store for you! Grab some friends for a great ladies’ night. Make-up, wine, laughter? What could be better?! 


Thursday, April 14 @ 7:00 p.m.

Spring Make-Over

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Introducing Berdoues Grands Crus Fragrance – Russkaya Kozha 0

An invitation to travel to a new land, from Saint Petersburg to Moscow… Berdoues perfumers express Imperial Russia’s beauty through an intense, sophisticated blend.
  • Elizabeth Quesnelle