Archive for the 'Better Living Through Chemistry' Category

What Happens If The Star of Three’s Company Turns Out To Be My Savior?

Well, as embarrassing as it is, I just skimmed read Suzanne Somers’ book called “The Sexy Years.”   (It’s so pathetic in so many ways, I’m blushing as I type.) Chrissy Suzanne has reinvented herself several times in recent years as an expert in exercise, diet and, most recently, perimenopausal and menopausal health.  She’s smart, wickedly […]

Clinging to Youth vs. Fighting Aging

I was at Whole Foods the other day and I saw a woman in her 60s who I would classify as pathetically “clinging to youth.”  Long, platinum blond wig with bangs cut straight across, loads of makeup, fish pout lips, precarious heels, super tight pants covering the old lady double whammy of a flat butt […]

Better Living Through Chemistry – Eyelash Edition

One of the success stories in my never-ending quest to stave off the inexorable march of time is my eyelashes. Formerly stubby, straight and almost invisible, my eyelashes were the bane of my existence.  I wasted lots of time looking for the perfect mascara, researching new treatments (eyelash extensions, anyone?), getting my lashes dyed and […]