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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
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 www.carecouture.info 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 email@example.com. Your question could become the topic of our next article.