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					FEBRUARY          ‘11                      THE HAMILTONIAN AND ROBBINSVILLE REPORTER                                                       YOUR COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER

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                                                        by Angela Pantaleone

What’s Sexy?                                       rious, captivating, and intriguing. It always
                                                   keeps them guessing.
                                                                                                     netic material for the next generation.
                                                                                                       • High heels – they admire your fortitude
                                                                                                                                                           • The maintenance stuff – sure, I can take
                                                                                                                                                         out the trash, call the plumber and get my
  We wanted to explore what’s sexy. Our               • Appetite – for all good things in life,      and love what heels do to your legs!                oil changed – but it’s much nicer when you
very unscientific research came up with             including dessert. And if you’re the one            • Hair – long, short or in between – they         do it.
some points on what Men love about wom-            cooking it, even better.                          just like playing with it. So, make sure              • Kids look great on you. And it helps us
en, and what Women want in their men.                 • That extra 15 pounds. They like curves.      you have the right products - think soft and        picture you as ‘daddy’ material
Here’s the 411….                                   They like what’s natural to you. So if you’re     touchable.                                            • Confidence – we like a guy who can get
                                                   naturally thin, embrace it. And if you have                                                           things done.
What Men Love About Women                          a little extra “junk in the trunk”, they’re fine   What Women Love About Men                             • Chivalry – no, I don’t need you to open
  • Confidence - playing hard-to-get is over-       with that, too.                                      • Your hand on the small of our back –           the door for me, but good manners always
rated! If you like them, let them know.               • Your maternal instinct. And the fact         gentle guidance that hints at protection but        make you stand out in a crowd.
  • Your stash of beauty products – myste-         that you actually consider them good ge-          allows us to go our own way.

Get Man-Magnet Hair!                               ish and don’t “rough up” the cuticle. Using
                                                   a flat iron, smooth sections lightly, finishing
                                                                                                     Pucker Up!
  If there’s one thing we know, it’s that men      with a touchable hairspray that controls, yet       How do you create irresistible lips just          it out? Tara recommends red lips for classic
love hair. We’ve got some easy steps to help       provides movement.” Lindsey says the big-         made for kissing? Some men are intimi-              appeal. “First, fill in the lips with a liner
achieve looks that men love, starting with         gest mistake that people make is to use the       dated by a bright, red lip. So, go natural          that matches the lipstick color. Next, add
a simple “at home” treatment to make hair          flat iron too aggressively or using too much       and glossy to emphasize what you’ve got!            lipstick straight from the tube for greater
soft and shiny.                                    product. “Too much of a good thing can ac-        Make Up Artist, Tara Szwed says, “first,             control. To really focus all eyes on the lips,
  HAIR CAVIAR RECIPE - blend Black                 tually be a bad thing. The goal is to look        remember that lip liner is your friend. It          add a pop of gold gloss to the center of the
Caviar with Olive Oil and one Egg Yolk.            shiny and natural, not too straight!”             can fill out lips to add volume, be used as a        bottom lip and blend it out. This is a great
Whisk together and paint on hair. Wrap hair                                                          long-wearing lipstick, help prevent flaring,         effect for photography as light naturally
                                                   Short and Sexy                                    and add substance to sheer glosses.” Tara
in a towel warm from the dryer and relax.                                                                                                                gravitates to the gold.” Shine on!
                                                      Yes, there are men who find short hair          creates an irresistibly natural look by lining
Wash and style as usual. Enjoy the shine!
                                                   to be fun and sexy because it shows confi-         and filling in lips with nude lip liner, then               Don’t forget, no woman wants to kiss
Sexy Beach Waves                                   dence and daring; and as an erogenous zone,       simply adding a clear gloss. This is also                  a man with overly dry, chapped lips!
   Stylist Jess Bloch says, “this is a look        many men mention they love being able to          a great look for evening with a dark eye.           Remember, lip-saver is your friend, so stay
that’s easy to achieve and has great stay-         see a woman’s exposed nape. Stylist Lori          Plumping glosses like Liptox plump out              conditioned and add sunscreen if you spend
ing power. Start by rough-drying freshly           DiBartolo says you can rock this look with        even the thinnest lips for maximum pout!            a lot of time outdoors.
washed hair using your hands. Blow some            a few simple tips. “With short hair, the cut        Want to amp up the sex appeal and vamp
extra volume in by turning your head upside        should be precise, but the effect should be
down and directing air to the root. Next,          soft and undone. Use your hands for styl-
alternate taking large and small sections of       ing, and avoid lines that are too straight or
hair, spray a section with hairspray, then         blunt, or too many hard angles. Create tex-
loosely wrap around the barrel of a curling        ture by piecing out sections with a groom-           Show the LOVE! Beautiful Hair for a Beautiful Cause!
iron while holding the end Avoid clamping          ing crème or wax. Stars from Halle Berry
into a tight roll. This creates effortless, sexy   to Emma Watson have shown that short hair               Vc is proud to support the Care Couture Hair Art Show, Sunday, February 20th, @
waves. Finish with a dry texturing spray, or       can be classic, and highlight a face’s beauti-       Katmandu, in Trenton. Enjoy this red carpet extravaganza which features a cash bar,
use styling wax to piece out and emphasize         ful features.”                                       butlered hors d’oeuvres and chinese auction, followed by a runway show featuring
sections for messy, but sexy, definition.”                                                               Extreme Hair Art. Proceeds from the event will be donated to support FREE wigs
                                                          What’s sexy on men? Keep it natu-             for woman battling “the big C”. Tickets are $25.00 and will be available at Vcsalon
Sexy and Sleek                                            ral and keep products to a minimum,           and other venues in the area. Please visit for more informa-
   Always effective when paired with a red         but defininitely use product - making sure            tion. Join the Vc Team as we strut our creativity and support this great cause!
lip, stylist Lindsey Brown says the key to         they are distributed evenly throughout
this look is, “to not overdo it. Start with        hair. A quick tip is to emulsify products in
a grooming or styling crème and run from           your hands by putting a small amount in
mid-strand to ends. Use a big round brush          your palms and rubbing together until you
to blow dry sections, making sure to blow air      feel some heat. Always start by distribut-        Be a Vc Insider! BE THE FIRST TO KNOW…Follow us on Facebook
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   Angela Pantaleone, the founder and CEO of vcsalonspa in Robbinsville, has been in the salonspa industry for 22 years. At vc, we’re about more than just the look - it’s an outlook. If
   you have questions for our next column, email Angela at Your question could become the topic of our next article.