Today we're helping Rena, who is postmenopausal and finds that with the hormonal shifts, everything smells different: top notes are becoming sharper, tenacity and sillage are increasing. She'd like us to help her find some (more) perfumes she can still wear. She has good access to perfume...

As I mentioned in yesterday's Ask Danielle post, reader and blogging buddy Sherry of Sherry Blossom Beauty sent over some blog questions (I LOVE when you guys do this by the way—it lets me know exactly what you guys want to see here). So she asks, "What are the top 10 online shopping sites...

The Style and Beauty Doctor reader Lisbeth wrote in asking, "Hi Danielle, I would like to ask your opinion about what NARS Blushes I should buy. I'm Chinese with skin tone around NC25 (MAC). I'm interested in buying Orgasm, which I saw online but was a bit too orange. I want something that's...

Fabio wants our help to find his perfect fresh-but-not-too-fresh (possibly ozonic/marine) summer fragrance to round out his summer scent wardrobe. Musts: less than $150, good longevity and sillage. Here is what we know about Fabio: He's in his late 30s and lives in Milan, where he works in...

The Style and Beauty Doctor reader Nesha asked on our Facebook page, "Danielle, can you do a post on party dresses for the holidays, I have a "big deal" christmas/cocktail party to attend in the next few weeks and I have no idea what to wear. Please & thank you :-)" Hey Nesha! You're so...

a size 12/14 depending on the dress. PLEASE HELP. THANKS" Happy early Birthday! While you didn't include your body type or proportions, at 5'9″ and a size 12/14, look for dresses that are more forgiving with fabric near your curvier parts but that bring the focus back to the waist. For...

Back in 2010 we helped Lilian find a new perfume, and now she'd like us to help her find another. Lilian lives in Brazil, where she has limited access to some fragrance brands, but she is planning a trip to Rome and wants our advice on what perfumes she should try while she's there (and better...

This week Elena wants us to help her find something more complex and rich than what she usually wears, but something she can still wear frequently — not a special occasion perfume. She has no set limit on the price, but she'd prefer to find something under $200. Here is what we know about...

Flowing and flattering, empire waist dresses are terrific at hiding trouble spots while at the same time, emphasizing the positives of the female physique–sounds exactly like what we need for summer, huh? Very versatile, empire waist dresses can go from casual to formal with the simple...

The Style and Beauty Doctor reader Danielle (who has a lovely name by the way), wrote in asking, "Hi Danielle! I hope you are staying dry in the utterly depressing weather!! I know you are super busy, but I have one question. Where the heck can I find a shearling coat w/o paying 3 grand for...

 

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