City Dentist’s Zoom teeth whitening technique simply uses gel and a bright light to get your grin glowing. After three 15 minute sessions, you can expect your teeth to be eight shades lighter. read more
Zeel’s new on-demand iPhone app— think of it as Uber for massages—lets you book in-home appointments with verified, certified, licensed and insured massage therapists, who can be at your door in just 60 minutes.
Thanks to Last Minute, a new service launched by SpaFinder Wellness, you can instantly schedule same-day and next day appointments at deeply discounted rates.
Black15in1′s Miracle Finishing Hair Spray is a paraben and sulfate free formula that works way beyond providing that perfect and non-sticky feeling hold. This handy hair tool also treats your mane by offering UVA and UVB protection, hair color defense, and our favorite feature: Flyaway resistance. read more
At Butterfly Studio Salon’s noncommittal bang bar, you can a bangin’ new look without having to go under the scissors.
Looking for a perfect spring accessory? Get your hands on Essie’s new nail appliqués. The collection offers 12 on-trend shades dressed up with studs, lace, and animal prints. read more
GiveScent is a pleasantly citrus fragrance (free of alcohol, formaldehyde, parabens, phthalates, and sulfates) that benefits Women for Women International, an organization dedicated to supporting women in war-torn countries. read more
Celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe just opened the doors to DreamDry, a blowout and hairstyling salon joining the ranks of DryBar, Blow and Fix Beauty Bar in the quest to make girls on-the-go feel glamorous in as little as 40 minutes. read more
Enter to win Zoya’s “Lovely” Spring 2013 collection stocked with six on-trend shades (as seen on Peter Som’s and Zang Toi’s Spring 2013 runways). read more
Looking to amp up your beauty routine come 2013? Well, trying out a new hairstyle may just be the perfect place to start. To help you make the most of your mane, we got Harry Josh, John Frieda’s International Creative Consultant, to reveal the hottest hair trends for the New Year, and of course, some tips and tricks to DIY. read more
Ever since Prescriptives went online only in 2010, we’ve been searching for alternatives to replace their famed custom blend foundations. Earlier this month, the beauty brand reintroduced the made-to-order makeup, with a fun new spin. read more
Imagine if Tenoverten and Drybar had a baby. Well darlings, your dreams have come true. Meet Fix Beauty Bar, a recently opened Upper East Side salon where you can get a $40 blowout and $15 mani (with Chanel polish, if you’re so inclined) all at the same time. Finally! read more
Are you ready to get glowing? Mention this article to receive 40 percent off the mini facial (originally $10), and a VIP brow treatment for $35 instead of $65. Don’t forget to ask for Gina Auciello. read more
It’s officially pumpkin season and, as you already know, this orange ingredient isn’t just for spiced skim lattes and pies. That’s right: pumpkins are also filled with enzymes that work wonders on one’s skin, from clearing up acne, to nourishing dry problem spots. So to celebrate the start of fall, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite pumpkin infused products that are good enough to eat. read more
We get it. Sometimes your weekly hair appointments can seem more like a cattle call and less like an escape, between countless rows of salon chairs and overbooked stylists. So if you’re craving something a bit more intimate, it’s time to pencil in a trip to Salon Ruggeri. read more
Zac Posen’s Spring/Summer 2013 collection channeled sophisticated elegance, and the hairstyles were no different. John Frieda’s Luigi Murenu styled the runway ready waves, and says you can re-create the look in 5 simple steps. read more
Good news ladies: The ponytail is having a major moment. For Spring 2013, designer Tadashi Shoji chose to complement his lacey summer dresses with the demure do’s, and even stars including Zoe Saldana are stepping out in the simple, yet sophisticated styles. As for the best part, celebrity hair stylist Mara Roszak says you can easily DIY with three simple steps.
In case you haven’t already noticed, this fall is all about red, red, and more red. So imagine our excitement when we stumbled upon this newly launched (and fabulously scarlet) nail and lip combo by manicure mogul Deborah Lippmann. read more
Believe it or not, it’s time to start updating your wardrobe for fall. But no need to splurge on those drool worthy leather jackets or equestrian style boots just yet (I mean, it is still 80 degrees out!). By simply swiping on a new coat of polish, you can incorporate your favorite cold weather trends in no time. read more
Nothing beats getting a package in the mail, but what about a box full of healthy surprises to keep you looking and feeling your best? Sign us up! From snacks, to beauty products, to pet care, we’ve rounded up our four favorite subscription services. read more
When you think of a typical barbershop, the words trendy and fashion forward probably don’t come to mind. But thanks to Rudy’s—a popular West Coast hair chain that came NYC this June—you can get a fuss-free, $40 cut inside a pleasantly hip space, appropriately located next to the Ace Hotel.
If your cosmetic case could use a bit of a makeover, here’s a giveaway you won’t want to miss: To celebrate 10 years of beauty on QVC, Laura Geller is treating one of our lucky readers to three perfect makeup essentials (think blush, mascara, and three bold eyeshadows) to help you put your best face forward. read more
Packing for vacation can be a tad bit stressful, especially when your preferred beauty products don’t come in TSA approved containers. But don’t ditch the carryon just yet. Meet 3floz.com, an online beauty store filled with all the travel friendly grooming essentials you could possibly need. read more
Here at Where Can I Find The Perfect, we love doling out beauty tips and hearing from our readers. We recently received this question from Allison in NYC. read more
If your summer travel schedule doesn’t quite allow for a trip to an exotic jungle or desert oasis, Kiehl’s newest line of fragrances may just offer the next best thing. The brand’s latest collection, called Aromatic Blends, is stocked with four different scents inspired by luxurious locales around the world. read more
We got to pick Byrdie Bell’s brain, and check out some of her favorite products, this week at Lumene’s Rejuvenation Lounge in Chelsea. Read her beauty tips and tricks below! read more
Nail polish fanatics, sit down before you read further. It’s official: Essie Weingarten (yes, the founder of Essie nail polish) has opened the doors to her first nail salon. Housed inside the Upper East Side’s chic Samuel Shriqui Salon, the NYC flagship offers manicures starting at $32 and pedicures beginning at $62. read more
Midtowners rejoice! The wait is finally over. TenOverTen, our favorite NYC mani mecca is officially open at Le Parker Meridien’s one stop beauty spot: The Underground. read more
We get it. You need to relax. Why not indulge in a hot bath? But don’t fill up the tub just yet… Head to Aire Ancient Baths, a luxurious, subterranean water oasis now open in TriBeCa. (Franklin Street marks the spa’s fourth location, the first opened up inside a sixteenth century palace in Seville back in 2004.) read more
We have good news: you won’t need any fairy dust to achieve a light, dewy look this summer. Check out Paul & Joe Beauté’s newest line, inspired by Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” The limited edition collection is stocked with glistening polishes, glosses, and blushes to keep you feeling airy on even the stickiest summer days. read more
When you think of collagen, you probably think of skin-plumping injections. But what if you could use the protein to stimulate thicker, fuller hair growth—minus the needles. That’s the idea behind hair stylist Roy Teeluck’s newest treatment, Concentre de Collegene, a collagen enriched serum ($55) meant to fuel healthy hair growth. read more
We’re giving away Mally’s Poreless Face Defender, a featherweight, water-clear formula that protects your makeup (without the dry, ashy effect of powder). read more
No one enjoys going to the dentist, but what if we could promise a drill-free, needle-free experience? And perhaps a smoothie shot while you’re waiting? That’s exactly the type of service you’ll get at Lavaan Dental Spa, a niche dental office specializing in teeth whitening and cleaning only. read more
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s the fairest of them all? Well darlings, thanks to our latest giveaway it could be you! To celebrate the June 1st premiere of Snow White and the Huntsman, we’ll be giving away one of YBF’s makeup sets inspired by the film. read more
Looking for a perfect way to update your makeup routine this spring? Well, you can’t go wrong with a bold lash and lip combo à la Jamie Chung (above). We loved how the star spiced up a black peplum dress with dramatic eyes and bright lips at the Tribeca Film Festival premiere of her movie Knife Fight, and the look is surprisingly easy to re-create. In fact, MAC Senior Artist Gina Bettelli shared 5 simple ways to get the red carpet look at home. read more
It’s no secret: we’re always up for a good designer collab. So naturally, when we heard designer Thakoon Panchigul was pairing up with Nars to offer a spring nail polish collection, we couldn’t wait to get it on our pretty little fingers. read more
Looking to spruce up your skin and slough off dry winter cells before bikini season officially hits? How about indulging in an exfoliating lavender body polish followed by a hydrating massage… with a wallet-friendly, $99 price tag to boot. Yes please! read more
Mark your calendars! Spa Week kicks off next Monday, April 16th, and more than 100 NYC spots will be offering $50 signature services. Of course, the list of participating locations can be slightly overwhelming, so we decided to narrow down the choices to help you get the most bang for your buck. Check out our top picks below, or head to spaweek.com for a full list of services. read more
Good news expectant mothers and health-conscious beauty junkies! There’s a new salon in town offering a totally toxic-free hair care experience. It’s called Hale, an all-natural and fume-free hair mecca created by Joe Murray (a former stylist at SoHo’s now-closed John Masters salon). read more
Suvara’s airbrush tan uses a 100 percent natural formula, made with rganic Aloe Vera, vitamins A, C, and E, and triple purified water, to achieve a healthy glow that’s good for your skin. read more
If you’re like us, you’re always looking for new ways to make your blow-dries last. So when we heard about Black15in1’s Twice-A-Week Shampoo and Conditioner, we simply had to share the news. Each product is designed to maintain hairstyles for up to four days, by using a highly concentrated sulfate and paraben free formula that mixes essential ingredients (think sunflower seed extract to protect locks from UV rays, Argan Oil to lock in moisture, and silk amino acids to provide extra shine). read more
Follow @FindPerfectNYC on Twitter and tweet Happy Birthday to @MallyBeauty to win a free Shimmer, Shape, and Glow Face Defining System (which retails for $40)! read more
Who says your trusty hair iron can’t double as a chic bathroom accessory? Meet the Amika x Cynthia Rowley Styler, a flirty flatiron covered in floral prints straight from Rowley’s Spring 2012 runway. read more
While it’d be nice to banish our stress with a weekly aromatherapy massage, it’s rare to find the time (and the funds) to allow such a luxury. But no need to deprive yourselves, we’ve found the perfect solution. Meet our favorite little tension tamer, Aveda’s Blue Oil Balancing Concentrate. read more
Good news my curly haired friends. There’s a new salon in town just for you. Miss Jessie’s Curl Bar is open in SoHo, offering quick, curl-friendly services starting at $50. The SoHo spot, which opened on Monday, is owned by the same sister duo behind Miss Jessie’s award winning (and wave taming) product line, Miko and Titi Branch.
Ladies, put down the tweezers, bold brows are in for spring. In an effort to get my arches back on track (yes, I’ve fallen victim to over-plucking too), I headed straight to Damone Roberts’ eponymous NYC salon—a spot dedicated to keeping brows as natural and full as possible. In fact, Roberts (also known as “the Eyebrow King”) is the guru behind many perfectly shaped arches, with a client list including Beyonce, Megan Fox, and Madonna, to name a few. read more
We’ve been fans of Dior Addict’s fabulously long-lasting Extreme Lipstick for a while now. The lightweight formula always provides some much needed hydration, and the colors miraculously stay in place for hours. So when our friends at Lucky Magazine invited us to check out the brand’s 12 new spring shades at Saks Fifth Avenue last Thursday, we couldn’t wait to stop by. read more
RMS Beauty’s Lip2cheek formula provides a pretty wash of color on both lips and cheeks. You can choose from 6 shades ranging from Muse (a sheer nude with a hint of pink) to Modest (a bright berry stain) and Rapture (a rich bronze). To stay on trend this season, we recommend the coral Smile hue to brighten up your makeup routine. Apply one coat for a natural shimmer, or two for an extra kiss of color. read more