Style & Beauty

Wondering if your hair style or purse is still 'in'? Check out our Style & Beauty section each month for articles on the latest in fashion and beauty news.



6/1/2017 1:03:11 PM
You may have noticed a lot of sweat pants and track jackets around town that have nothing to do with gym memberships or upcoming 5Ks. That’s because one of the year’s hottest trends is athleisure, or athletic-inspired fashions that can be worn to the gym or as casualwear. The key to incorporating athleisure into everyday style is looking sporty without appearing sloppy. Read on for how to make this look work for you.
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5/5/2017 1:48:50 PM

For years, bathing suit options were limited to tiny bikinis or matronly one-pieces, but this year, designers are finally offering up some more exciting options for all body types. The year’s best one-piece swimsuits are cute, yet practical, says Catina Coats, owner of Catina Couture in Lake Charles. 


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Categories: Clothes  |  Summer Trends
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7/8/2013 2:48:41 PM

Timid and reluctant, Rhonda Victor walks into Lake Charles Memorial’s Shearman Conference Center, unsure of what to expect through the doors ahead.

A bag of makeup and a pair of beauticians await Rhonda with a program that will help her look great and feel better. She is greeted warmly by other women who, like her, are battling cancer.


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Categories: Clothes  |  Hairstyles
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7/8/2013 2:44:38 PM

If you’re a guy who was born anytime during the few decades a bow tie has probably never been a go-to fashion accessory for you. That’s all changing though because bow ties are one of this year’s biggest fashion trends for men.


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Categories: Clothes  |  For Men
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7/8/2013 2:44:38 PM

Face it, the summers are hot in Southwest Louisiana so no one wants to trudge around in jeans or long pants all the time. Plus, it’s hard to enjoy an afternoon by the pool or a sunset boat ride in these suffocating fabrics. Selecting the right pair of shorts can be a challenge though and for most, it’s right next to finding the perfect swimsuit on the anxiety scale.


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Categories: Clothes  |  Summer Trends
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6/3/2013 1:29:24 PM

From fixing our cars and mowing the lawn to getting rid of the spiders and other creepy crawlies in our house, the men in our lives are often called upon to take care of some of life’s more unpleasant tasks. Given their dedication and bravery, we tend to overlook their less than fashionable clothing choices.

Ladies love a sharp dressed man though, so instead of a new set of tools or a six-pack of his favorite adult beverage this Father’s Day, why not consider making over the man in your life? We asked the experts at Clothing Concierge for some do’s and don’ts of men’s fashion.


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Categories: Clothes  |  For Men  |  Hairstyles
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4/3/2013 10:04:41 AM
When wading through the myriad of styles and cuts of men's pants, it can often be difficult to decipher where to begin when searching for that perfect pair.
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3/1/2013 10:23:56 AM

Fashion is something that is different to everyone. The great thing about fashion is that there are no right or wrong ways to do it.


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1/10/2013 9:15:03 AM
Move over Tangerine Tango, Emerald green is the new 'it' color for 2013. Recently announced by Pantone LLC, as the color of the year, Emerald is described as lively, radiant and lush.
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1/10/2013 9:12:19 AM
The cold winter months have arrived, which means it is time to pile on the clothes. "Layering your garments can be tricky," Catina Coats, owner of Catina Couture, said. "It can easily go from bundling up in style to lumpy and frumpy." 
 
Here are some tips on fashionable layering, to keep you looking chic yet warm.

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6/29/2012 5:00:03 PM
Here's something I hear a lot: "I feel like I have so many things that I only wear one way." Here are some simple outfits for my novice fashionistas!
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