Category archives: Beyond Beauty

Retinol: An Anti-Aging Skin Care Product

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There are so many different skin care brands and skin care products saturating the market right now, it is hard to know exactly what is best for anti-aging.  You hear of products with growth factors, Vitamin C, or hyaluronic acid in them to help reduce fine lines and wrinkles.  While all those are great ingredients for your skin, the best product to give you[...]

Poolside Essentials

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  Now that we’re in the heart of summer , you’re probably enjoying your days by the pool. Heres’ some of my essentials that will be sure to keep you protected, fueled, and in style from head to toe ? POOLSIDE ESSENTIALS CHECK LIST: Corkcicle Water Bottle – keep your drink cold for up to 24 hours! Reserve Antioxidant Gel Pack – a refreshing snack[...]

Impressive Women: Melinda Markus, CEO Markus Homes Inc.

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Melinda Markus CEO Markus Homes, Inc. A passion at an early age to see projects from start to finish developed into a career path for Melinda Markus of Markus Homes Inc. Markus’ love for people and the outdoors have crafted a perfect fit for a career in construction. “I have always had an aptitude for structural and creative design,” she said. Markus[...]

Barbara Baber Founder of Barbara Jean Ltd.

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  We came across this photograph and couldn't help but share. Barbara Baber, founder of Barbara/Jean Ltd., the toney Little Rock boutique, is an inspiration to all women. Baber is one of Little Rock's first women entrepreneurs running her luxury boutique for more than 45 years. Well done Barbara.

5 Places You Never Thought To Highlight Your Face

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B.Barnett is the local authority on women's fashion, clothing, accessories and cosmetics. The experts recommend the following techniques to contour and highlight your face for that added glow. Center of the Forehead – Highlighting the center of your forehead prevents your face from looking too flat and brightens up the entire face. Application should be v[...]

AY's Best Plastic Surgeon, Michael Spann, M.D.

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What makes Dr. Spann one of the best plastic surgeons? Was it blue collar upbringing in a farm family? Or his full-ride, academic scholarship to college? Maybe it's annually being in the top 1% of Surgery residents or completing a true Plastic Surgery program with over 2000 cases. Or that over 50% of those cases were focused on aesthetics? Or annually [...]