Angela’s Lab

Angela’s Lab | Bright Pink Says Hello Spring!

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I've always been drawn to pink. From petal pink to deep raspberry. But, there's something powerful and exhilarating about bright vibrant hot pink that adds an extra bounce to my step and makes my skin glow... it's one of those flattering colors that works on most skin tones, from light to dark. It's for those days when you want to stand out and make a statement. I love that this dress is so easy to wear and move in, plus it requires minimal styling. And, I'm all in on the ruffled bell sleeve -- so pretty and feminine. I think I found my Easter dress, not to mention my go-to for spring soirées! ...Read more.

Contessa LA Opens Scottsdale Fashion Week

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Scottsdale Fashion Week officially opened last Wednesday at Mercedes Benz of Scottsdale with a glamorous runway show featuring the stunning designs of Contessa LA. Best described as "sexy glam," the line is designed and created by the lovely duo of Anna Sycz and Viridiana Higareda. The gorgeous gowns and dresses that sashayed down the runway on Ford Robert Black models were all beautifully embellished, extra sparkly, and intricately finished. To sum up the looks in one word...  showstoppers. We predict we'll be seeing a lot more of Contessa LA on the red carpet, both around town and in Hollywood. ...Read more.

Nail a Healthy Glow in the New Year

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One of my ongoing skincare goals is to seek out the latest beauty products with the best results for achieving a healthy glow. Healthy and youthful of course go hand in hand. Oh, to have my nine-year-old's gorgeous skin and go back in time and proactively take better care of it! At 50, I'm in full defense mode. I'm not anxious to start lasering and injecting... I'm not going to say "never," but I'm trying to avoid it as long as possible by using the best products and staying out of the sun. Thankfully, I've kept my face out of the sun since I was in my mid-20s, when my face developed brown patches and I flipped out. ...Read more.