DID YOU GET IT ALL IN

July 17, 2018

Okay, we all know summer isn’t over until September 21st, but sadly for most of us, the season ends when we bid goodbye to our Labor Day BBQ guests. When you’re making your to-do lists of things that must be done by the end of summer, make sure in between items like “buy new patio … Continued

WHATS YOU NAIL STYLE

March 18, 2018

Beautiful fingernails, long or short, can be flirty and fun….and almost a sex-symbol in their own right! It’s great when you have finally grown them out….and so oh-so maddening when one of ten perfect nails breaks right before a hot date or a night out with your gal pals. Been there a time….. or fifty!! … Continued

ECO FRIENDLY GOES A LONG WAY

December 16, 2017

I get a kick out of giving gifts. I also get a kick out of finding creative ways to wrap them that are more environmentally-friendly than wasting one-time use wrapping paper. It’s a fun challenge to find eco-friendly wrapping tricks. Here are some of my favorites. The Sunday Comics: If you get the Sunday paper, … Continued

WHO KNEW TAKING CARE OF YOUR SKIN COULD BE SO DELICIOUS

November 6, 2017

Most of us know about the antioxidants in berries that are good for our skin, but in the fall and winter, fresh berries aren’t in season. There are many seasonal foods we can enjoy right now that are good for our skin – many of them will be on your Thanksgiving table next week. I … Continued

DON’T UNDERESTIMATE YOUR SUNSCREEN

September 10, 2017

Summer may be winding down, but one of your summer habits should never end – wearing sunscreen. Beauties, you should be wearing sunscreen all year long. Anytime you step out that front door, you need to protect your skin and lips.  Here are five reasons why. A recent scientific study found that “regular sunscreen use … Continued

NOTHING BUT PURE LOVE FOR BRAIDS

July 12, 2017

Lately, a song has been floating through my mind, a lovely little hippy dippy tune from the 1960s group The Cowsills, the family band that was the real-life inspiration for The Partridge Family. The song is about falling in love with a girl who is standing in the rain with flowers in her hair. ♪ … Continued

DID SOMEONE SAY CHAMPAGNE?

May 12, 2017

What’s more chic than drinking Champagne? How about sipping organic Champagne? Choosing organic bubbly when you’re toasting a gal pal’s birthday, celebrating an achievement, or simply enjoying an intimate evening with your soul mate is the perfect libation for your special moments. At Jing Ai, we are all about being both chic and green, so … Continued

Total Pure Love for spring

February 21, 2017

Spring is almost here, but if your lips are still in need of a little hydration, Jing Ai’s lip balms are just what you need. Spring is almost here! I have total pure love for this season. It probably has something to do with the fact that I was born on the first day of … Continued

Abundant gratitude this Thanksgiving

November 23, 2016

What a year and what a lot to be thankful for! I love Thanksgiving, and this year I am overflowing with gratitude. I’ve done some exciting things with Jing Ai this year that have helped us branch out into new markets. The introduction of lip balms to the collection has gone over smashingly well. Twice … Continued

My favorite cookbook

April 19, 2016

Do you have a go-to cookbook that you use all the time? For me, it’s Michael’s Genuine Food. Michael Schwartz is a James Beard Award Winning chef, and he’s also the son of my friend Marv. That’s how I discovered this cookbook that’s a fave of my whole family. It contains recipes for “down to … Continued