Womom October 2012

For the woman behind the mom.

Tasheena Carpenter

Smooth All Over

Celebrity mom Gwyneth Paltrow admits that one of her favorite glamour items is Soap & Glory Flake Away Body Polish. Formulated with shea butter, sweet almond oil, sea salt, peach seed powder and sugar, the skin saver eliminates dry skin. For your glory, see www.soapandglory.com.

Feeling the Love

Fall head over heels for Bath & Body Works signature Eau de Toilette in Love, Love, Love. Cherish a fairy tale romance with this fragrance, which is a blend of peony petals and vanilla musk, creating a captivating scent. Top notes of succulent berries, white plum and pear add to its elegance. To order, log onto www.bathandbodyworks.com.

Power of Peppermint

Keranique incorporates peppermint oil into its new volumizing shampoo and conditioner. Ingredients works to gently moisturize the hair shaft while stimulating micro-circulation and new hair growth. A tingling, cooling effect occurs as the oil is massaged into the scalp, helping to balance pH levels and banish oily hair. Check out the full line at www.keranique.com.

Hot Mamma

Achieve maximum results from your workout with Zaggora Viva Hot Pants. The garment increases energy expenditure during and after exercise by upping core body temperature. The rise in degree revs the metabolism to help decrease body mass. To purchase a pair, log onto www.zaggora.com.

Pamper Your Skin

Renew and soften your skin with C.O. Bigelow Lemon Body Cream No. 005. The intensive product replenishes the moisture in extremely dry skin with a combination of vitamin C, shea butter and KuKui nut oil. For further details, see www.bigelowchemists.com.

This column appeared in the October 2012 issue.