LA’s CBD Beauty Scene

If "dispensary" has you thinking green bud, vape cartridges and gummies, make room in your head for some new images. Whole body wellness ones. Thanks to the legalization of cannabis in much of the U.S., CBD is rapidly taking over the beauty and self-care industry. This darling cosmetic ingredient helps with all things, from simple inflammatory issues to acne and even psoriasis.  And LA's CBD beauty scene is right in ...

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Frieze LA VIP Preview Event

Prior to the pandemic, Frieze Los Angeles was all ablaze for its return this past February to Paramount Pictures Studios with a kickoff VIP event. Following the celebrity studded evening (pictured here), Frieze Los Angeles continued for the next few days, and is part of the bigger Frieze enterprise. Celebrating contemporary art, the dynamic culture of Los Angeles and its global imprint by both emerging and established artists. Its gallery displays ...

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Covid-19 Homelessness Crisis

“The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned,” wrote poet Laureate Maya Angelou. In 2019, the homelessness crisis reached a record high of almost 60,000 in Los Angeles County. The COVID-19 Homelessness Crisis made even worse, these words carry extra urgency. An average of 150 people a day fell into homelessness last year. As a ...

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Art at Bergamot Station

Santa Monica’s 5-acre Bergamot Station is home to a thriving community of fine art galleries and creative arts spaces. Celebrating its 25th year, they are open for art at Bergamot Station. Its gallery owners balance the business of selling art with their passion for making art accessible to the Los Angeles community. Many a Saturday night will find gallery doors flung open with wine and light hors d’oeuvres flowing. Guests ...

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Trend: Leather Jackets

Trend: Leather Jackets A light or faux leather jacket is the coolest look for those chilly spring nights Faux Fur Collar Look for a wow-color like navy blue or hot pink, or faux animal like leopard or cheetah. The Glencoe leopard-print faux fur-trimmed glossed leather jacket by The Mighty Company; $900. Trench The length is slimming and the belt waist-cinching. We’re in love. Gestuz leather coat by Roberta; $670. Motorcycle Zippers Choose cropped, oversized, wide shoulders or ...

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Datebook March | April 2020

Datebook for March | April 2020 What’s happening in the neighborhood. From concerts to shows to wine tastings, community legal symposiums, pop-up dinners and more, here’s a currated list of where to be and when in L.A. in early spring. March 3 Giving New Hope Gala The Beverly Hilton 9876 Wilshire Boulevard Beverly Hills, CA 90210 Join a night of giving and celebration at the Giving New Hope Gala, Silver Anniversary of Hope, hosted by the Children’s ...

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Athleisure Wear Fashion

It's one of the hottest trends of the 21st century. Athleisure wear fashion stylizes pants, shorts, jackets and shoes into comfy but chic clothes perfect for workout, school, office and beyond. They are the inspiration for a slew of collections for both men and women. Lines are filled with prints, patterns, logos and a whole lot of color. Wear them by day or at night, with on-trend sneaks or kick ...

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