It ís not hard for the staff here at Capital Area Womenís LifeStyle Magazine to come up with a reason to buy new clothes or indulge in the latest beauty product ó after all, we can always say itís for research! But if you need an excuse to treat yourself, use the fact that itís a new year and what better time can there be for a few new pieces in your closet and in your beauty bag? We went to our friends at the Lansing Mall for some ideas on what those new items could be! Turn Back the Clock Sure, we just entered a new year, but your skin doesn’t have to reflect that. Turn back the clock with these skin perfecting products by Lancome. Available at the Lansing Mall Macy’s. Genifique, $60; Visionnaire, $87.. Blue Without the Blues With a touch of detail and the added accessory of a scarf, what could be a ho-hum outfit of dress pants and a cardigan gets taken up a notch and is the perfect back to work outfit for after the holidays. Pants, $49.95; sweater, $29.95; tank top, $14.95; scarf, $22.95. Find these items at the Christopher & Banks store at the Lansing Mall. Best With a Vest Nothing beats the classic look of a tailored white blouse with dress pants and a statement necklace. Top off the look with a vest and a cross-body bag when you head out for errands or a brunch in the new year. Pants, $44.95; blouse, $39.95; vest, $49.95; necklace, $18.95; bag, $34.95. Find these items at CJ Banks in the Lansing Mall.
Emily Caswell is the Managing Editor of CAWLM. She has a passion for fun, family, friends, shopping sprees, cold drinks and Lansing.