5 Simple Solutions to Your Top Winter Beauty Concerns



Oh the weather outside is frightful….

Harsh winter weather conditions can reek havoc on you hair, skin, and nails.  So along with the change of seasons comes a change of beauty products. Check out some great beauty products for a beautiful winter:


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Mount Sinai Women’s Health Fashion Show and Luncheon ,The Waldorf Astoria NYC!


Mount Sinai Medical center  a “trend setter in women’s health , in research and innovation, in prevention and education”  held its second annual luncheon in the Grand Ballroom today.  Amazing Fashion show  previewing Pamella Roland spring 2013 collection with makeup by Laura Mercier and hair by John Barrett Salon.

The models adorned jewlery from Chopard as they strutted down the elegant double runway wearing Pamella Roland spring 2013 collection. The Collection consisted of jaw dropping sequin dresses, silk chiffon gowns , macro beaded tops, peplum dresses, crystal beaded collars and much more.

(Check out the jewels)

We got to go backstage and catch up with the hair and makeup teams!


Makeup was simple  and elegant. Check out this gorgeous fresh faced model,   The new Graphic  Liquid Eyeliner in black created a nice 60’s  feel to the makeup.

Hair pulled back in a very sleek tight bun. According to lead Hair Artist ,favorite products used were:

Shu Uemura Volume Precision Hair Powder, Aquage Detailing Sculpting BrushJohn Barrett Elementage in Control Hair Spray and Shu Uemura Sheer Lacquer- Micro Fine Finishing Spray.

In addition to this wonderful day we got to meet the one and only Americas Next Top Model Photographer, Nigel Barker ,who was a guest at the Luncheon!!! Couldn’t ask for a better day.

Thanks for reading, Danielle 


The Mount Sinai Hospital          Pamella Roland          Laura Mercier          John Barrett Salon         Chopard        Waldorf Astoria 





Author: Danielle Minnella www.danielleminnella.com

Live from Mt. Sinai Women’s Health and Fashion Show



Hello!! We are live at New York City’s own Waldorf Astoria.
Today is the Mt. Sinai Women’s Health Fashion Show and Luncheon.
Gorgeous fashion by Pamella Roland , Makeup by the amazing Laura Mercier team and hair by John Barrett Salon. Did I mention stunning Jewels by Chopard !! More Photos coming soon!!


Author: Danielle Minnella www.danielleminnella.com

Holiday Gift Guide 2012: Glamorous Girls Call For Glam Gifts




The glamorous gal isn’t looking for any ol’ beauty gift this season. Here are 5 gifts that are sure to dazzle:

(from l. to r.) 

La Prairie Caviar Cristal-  This luxe skin cream is said to work miracles, but it ain’t cheap! For those that can afford it, you might as well spring for some bling with it this holiday season with a special jewel encrusted case. $1,100

NARS Andy Warhol Edie Set- Return to an era of true glamour with NARS Andy Warhol Edie Set. Exploding on the scene like a comet, Edie Sedgwick was the quintessential sixties ‘It Girl’ and Andy Warhol’s most memorable muse. Presented in an authentic 16mm film canister, NARS celebrates Sedgwick’s iconic style with superstar essentials. $75

Sephora by OPI It’s Real 18K Gold Top Coat-  Add instant glam with a clear top coat speckled with real gold flecks. $15

Sephora Collection 24K Gold Tweezers- Glamorous tweezing with 24K  gold plated tweezers. $10

Bond No. 9 New York The Mini Trio Swarovski- Three of their most popular fragrances the Scent of Peace, Madison Square Park, and Central Park West packaged in gorgeous Swarovski stones. $375

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