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How to get the most out of your health club membership

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10 tips to achieve workout bliss from an avid Crunch fan


Patti Pietschmann
In the past 20 years I have belonged to half a dozen health clubs. And I had favorites.  My first love in Los Angeles was Jack LaLanne's which no longer exists.  I didn't love it but it was just down the street from the radio station where I worked and I could go on my lunch time. Then there was the Ambassador Hotel--also long gone--it was okay and again close to my office. And Bikram taught yoga there (which I did regularly). It also had a great spa for facials and massages.
Next came the Sports Connection and Sports Club LA by the same owners. Loved them both until they both closed and Crunch WeHo opened and stole my heart and body.  The main reason I joined Crunch was once again location. It's very close to where I live. I first went in on a free pass that came by mail and never left.  Why I continue my membership there is because I love the facility, classes, equipment and staff. It has this "…

Get 'purr-fect' eyes with new Burberry Cat Eye Liner and full brows (Videos for purr-fect app)

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Your moment of beauty  ZenPatti Pietschmann

It's purr-fect-- Burberry Cat Eye Liner, the ultimate duo pen that helps create mesmerizing cat-eye effects, and Full Brows. The all-in-one tool for full and flawless brows women crave. 
“Burberry Cat Eye Liner allows you to create a really fine, precise eyeliner right at the roots of the upper lashes using the liquid end of the product to elongate the eye, whilst the eyeshadow end of the pen allows you to build effortless intensity. Full Brows works to define, fill and shape your brows to achieve natural looking definition. Both products have a convenient dual ended design, perfect for creating stunning and impactful eye looks on the go,” says — Burberry make-up artistic consultant, Wendy Rowe.
 The line-up
Burberry Cat Eye Liner – Jet Black No.01 – New $38 Burberry Cat Eye Liner – Chestnut Brown No.02 – New • Full Brows – Barley No.01 – New $38 Full Brows – Sepia No.02 – New $35 Full Brows – Ash Brown No.03 – New $35 Full Brows – …

Mercedes-Benz launches first male fragrance

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If you can't afford to drive one you can still smell like a Mercedes Patti Pietschmann
Well it  doesn't actually smell like a car, but Mercedes-Benz First Fragrance for Men costs just $79 and diffuses the scent of luxury with citrus fruits (among others), bergamot from Calabria and mandarin orange from Italy. The heart of the fragrance plays on an exclusive contrast between the overabundant aquatic notes of cascalone® and the powdery accents of violet. The vibration is provided by spices, bourbon pepper and nutmeg, and galbanum.  The woody base notes mix essences of cedar, vetiver and patchouli that exude a warm masculinity.  The end result is a woody, floral and fresh fragrance packaged in a bottle shaped by the Mercedes-Benz brand

emblem with the famous three-pointed star.  Engraved in relief in the base of the bottle, the star brings this block of solid glass to life and outlines its cylindrical shape. The star appears again, embossed like a seal at the top of the heavy blac…