Pür in the Spotlight: Get this Season’s Most Polished Look

Thursday, February 19, 2009 | COLUMNS: Things We Love, Tips & How-Tos, Uncategorized

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Pür Minerals Eye Defining Pencil in Polished Stone makes a shining appearance in this week’s edition of OK! Weekly. The issue, which just hit stands yesterday, features our luscious, long-wearing eyeliner in an article called “Behind the Scenes in the American Idol Makeup Chair.” EyePencil_PolishedStone

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Heart-Warming Gifts on a Budget

Friday, February 13, 2009 | COLUMNS: Tips & How-Tos, Uncategorized

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Whether you’re looking to trim back this year or searching for that personal something, look to Pür for your last-minute Valentine’s Day gifts that won’t break the bank.

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Top Guy Gifts for Valentine’s Day

Wednesday, February 11, 2009 | COLUMNS: Tips & How-Tos, Uncategorized

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Forget the ties and travel mugs—today’s man has evolved. Check out these pür-fect gift suggestions, guaranteed to put a smile on his face this Valentine’s Day!

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Most Romantic Fragrances

Tuesday, February 03, 2009 | COLUMNS: Tips & How-Tos, Uncategorized

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Not only is a lush, luxurious perfume a fabulous way to top off a romantic Valentine’s Day look, but fragrances are also a surefire crowd-pleaser when it comes to finding that perfect gift (gentlemen, your attention please…hint hint). According to our Pür Minerals beauty experts, the most romantic scents are warm and flowery, laced with sweet notes like vanilla and fruit. Here are our favorites—romance is in the air!

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Mane Squeeze

Wednesday, January 28, 2009 | COLUMNS: Tips & How-Tos, Uncategorized

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It’s almost funny: the more our fascination with natural beauty products grows, the more benefits we seem to “discover,” as if artificial chemicals and additives have plagued us from the very start. The homegrown ingredients and remedies we once considered “traditional” have since become par for the course in this brave, new, chemical-free world. Who ever thought that treating something as natural as say, hair, with natural products would be so beneficial?

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2008 Fashion Faux Pas

Tuesday, January 27, 2009 | COLUMNS: Around Town, Uncategorized

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Now that we’re well into 2009, we can look back at the plethora of styles to grace the runways last year and reflect, “What was I thinking?” From the intensely unflattering to the inexplicably bizarre, here are the worst fashion trends of 2008:

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Winter Fragrance Guide

Monday, January 19, 2009 | COLUMNS: Tips & How-Tos, Uncategorized

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Whether you’re cozying up to a crackling fire with that special someone or bundling up to hit the town, a sultry perfume is a sure-fire way to heat up those cold winter nights. Here are a few of our Pür Minerals beauty experts’ favorite winter scents. 

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Post-Holiday Fitness Tips

Tuesday, January 06, 2009 | COLUMNS: Tips & How-Tos, Uncategorized

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The damage has been done (and yes, it was worth every savory second). However, now that the “season of splurge” is behind us, it’s time to get serious about shaping up. Read on for tips and tricks to get back that pre-holiday bod and then some.

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Yes Virginia, Resolutions Can Work

Wednesday, December 31, 2008 | COLUMNS: Around Town, Uncategorized

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Sure they sound great (especially after a few glasses of champagne), but how many New Year’s resolutions ever make it past January’s elimination round before getting booted off the island? Whether shedding pounds, saving money or stopping smoking, the epic proportions and daunting discipline we attach to our perennial ambitions doom most from the start. Starting with the realization that change is possible, read on for tips on sticking with that resolution and seeing a new you in 2009.

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How to Ring in the New Year with Style

Monday, December 29, 2008 | COLUMNS: Tips & How-Tos, Uncategorized

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Just as one celebration draws to a close, another is set to begin. Whether hosting a countdown party or watching the ball drop with family and friends, rev up your revelry with these tips and tricks for a memorable New Year’s Eve.

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