Welcome to NextTribe’s THAT Beauty Series! with Beauty and Lifestyle Expert, Cheryl Kramer Kaye. You may already be familiar with her reports and reviews from feature segments on local news shows and celebrity websites.
In addition to television, she has also spent a good bit of her career in the world of women’s magazines, starting as an intern at Sassy, then on to Harper’s Bazaar, Redbook, Fitness, Star, and Shape (double-dipping at Redbook). She is currently a contributing editor for beauty and fashion at Weight Watchers magazine.
Now as NextTribe’s beauty director, Cheryl is sharing tips, tricks and tools of the beauty trade with you twice a month. If you love what you see, let us know. Also, what in the beauty, skin and cosmetic world do you want to know more about? Cheryl is up for anything (well almost anything especially if it tightens, tones and makes her glow.)
Take a look now at what Cheryl has explored for us already.
Episode 18: Essential Oils for Relaxation, Invigoration, and Excitation
It’s not like you hadn’t noticed, but the hormonal shifts that occur as we age can really screw with our sleep, our focus, and our libido. The solution for you might be in shampoo or a cream, rather than a pill. NextTribe’s beauty director Cheryl Kramer Kaye speaks to Lather founder Emilie Hoyt about the essential oils that can gently steer your body in the right direction, whether you want to be feel more sleepy, sharp, or sexy (or all of the above!).
Episode 17: When Eye Cream Isn’t Enough: Treating Dark Circles at the Dermatologist
Why do I look so tired? A loss of volume under your eyes can make the area look hollow and shadowed, like you have permanent dark circles. By injecting just a little bit of filler under the eyes, you can finally look rested again. Dr. David E. Bank, MD, a dermatologist in Mt. Kisco, NY explains how it works and what to expect.
Episode 16: Hooded eyelids? Minimize Them With Makeup
If your eyelids are becoming increasingly hidden by the sagging skin above them, makeup artist and QVC icon Laura J. Geller can help! Laura sits down with our Beauty Director Cheryl Kramer Kaye to show us how to rediscover our lids.
Episode 15: Face Masks: What They Can And Can’t Do For Your Skin
Masks have become the go-to skincare product for the selfie generation. But can they make a difference for Xers, Boomers, and beyond? Beauty expert Cheryl Kramer Kaye explains the face mask fundamentals, and shares her top product picks.
Episode 14: All About Braids! Expert How-To Advice From the Founders of Beachwaver Co
Braids are a go-to summer style: They look playful, keep your hair off your face and neck, and can be pretty easy to do. But when we’re no longer schoolgirls, should we graduate from braids? Beauty expert Cheryl Kramer Kaye spoke to the Potempa sisters—Sarah, Erin, and Emily—the three female founders of Beachwaver Co who know a thing or two about braids and being badass businesswomen.
Episode 13: Facials 101 (How to Prepare, What to Ask For)
Is that spa-menu staple, the facial, just a pampering pleasure, or can it really do more for your skin than you can do at home? Beauty expert Cheryl Kramer Kaye visited Rancho La Puerta, a wellness resort in Tecate, Mexico, where she got an incredible facial and superb advice from facialst Sofia Zamudio.
Episode 12: How To Spot Skin Cancer: Pro Tips On What To Look For
This is when you get when a beauty editor makes a Public Service Announcement: Dermatologist Josh Zeichner tells us how to check our skin for signs of skin cancer, and what we should be looking for. Share it with everyone who’s ever spent a day (yep, that’s all it takes) in the sun.
Episode 11: The Best Sunscreen of 2019 & Pro Tips to Keep Your Skin Safe
It’s everything you want to know about sunscreen: which ones to buy, how to apply them, the deal with the coral reef, and so much more. In fact, SO much more that this is part one of a two-part episode on sunscreen. In this episode of THAT Beauty Series, Cheryl Kramer Kaye talks to dermatologist Josh Zeichner (zeichnerdermatology.com) about all things SPF.
Episode 10: Age Spots: Why We Get Them And How To Treat Them
Is that…is that an AGE SPOT? Where on earth did it come from, and how can you get rid of it? In this episode of THAT Beauty Series, Cheryl Kramer Kaye talks to dermatologist Dr. Macrene Alexiades (drmacrene.com) and founder of 37 Actives shows off her technique for eliminating these uninvited guests.
Episode 9: 3 Tricks for Younger-Looking Hands and Nails
Do you ever find yourself asking, What the heck happened to my hands? And my nails?? Hands and nails are often exposed to the environment, leading to age spots, ridging, and yellowing. But many traditional nail products are filled toxic ingredients. In this episode of THAT Beauty Series, Cheryl Kramer Kaye asks “slow beauty” expert and founder of clean beauty line SpaRitual Shel Pink to help us find solutions to the problems at hand.
Episode 8: How to Wear Red Lipstick After 50, According to a Makeup Artist
Red lipstick: It’s the most iconic makeup look there is, connoting confidence, elegance, and sex appeal. But changes in our lips’ fullness and lines around our lips make it hard to keep the color in place. New York City makeup artist Legend Rivera (@LegendMG) shows us how to keep our red from running amok.
Episode 7: Why Gray Hair Is the New Cool Color
Good news: Gray is COOL! Beauty expert Cheryl Kramer Kaye talks to Clairol color director James Corbett (jamescorbettstudio.com) about how to transition naturally into gray hair, how to make gray hair look bright and beautiful, and how to have fun as a silver fox!
Episode 6: Can Fraxel Lasers make you look five years younger in five days?
Back in the day, laser treatments for wrinkles basically fried your face off and required weeks of recovery. Who has time for that? Beauty expert Cheryl Kramer Kaye sure didn’t, but she could commit to Fraxel, which improves lines, wrinkles, and radiance in a week or less. Cheryl met with Dr. Dendy Engelman, (dendyengelman.com) a dermatologist in NYC, to learn the ins and outs of laser technology.
Episode 5: Products to Hide Gray Roots
Ever notice that gray roots seem to sprout overnight? Our last video showed you how to go gray—this one will show how NOT to! Beauty expert Cheryl Kramer Kaye talks to Rita Hazan, NYC salon owner and product developer (ritahazan.com), about how to cover your roots between salon appointment or at-home dye jobs.
Episode 4: Seborrheic Keratosis: What It Is and How to Get Rid of It
What the heck are those weird brownish splotches that are sprouting on your skin? Could be seborrheic keratosis, aka, “the barnacles of age.” They may be icky, but luckily they’re not dangerous! Beauty expert Cheryl Kramer Kaye talks with dermatologist David E. Bank, MD, at his Mt. Kisco, NY, office, thecenterforderm.com, to find out why she has them and what she can do about them!
Episode 3: Long Hairstyles For Women Over 50 That Really Work
Is long hair age-appropriate at 45? 50? 60? 70? Beauty expert Cheryl Kramer Kaye has been wondering that herself. So she visited hairstylist Nunzio Saviano at his Upper East Side Salon, nunziosaviano.com, to ask him, Can I Get Away With THAT? Nunzio shares his tricks for making long hair look fabulous and flirty at any age.
Episode 2: “Do I need Botox?” How to Know When It’s Really Time
It’s a question almost every modern woman (and man) of a certain age has asked themselves at one point or another: “Do I need Botox?”
Let’s be clear. You don’t NEED Botox, but you might WANT Botox. But if you’ve been thinking about it—how do you know when it’s time? The deep crease between the brows of one beauty guru’s father is what convinced her it was time to take the plunge.
Episode 1: What the heck is THAT? (Thinning Eyebrows)
NextTribe and Better Late Than Never bring you THAT BEAUTY SERIES!, videos by veteran beauty editor Cheryl Kramer Kaye that address the beauty questions of women 45+: • What the heck is THAT? • Do I need THAT? • Can I get away with THAT? In Episode 1, Cheryl interviews brow expert Ramy Gafni for his tips on filling in thinning eyebrows.