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Go Green! St. Patrick’s Day Manicure Ideas

Friday, March 16th, 2012

St. Patrick’s Day Manicure Ideas: You’ll Love These Green Nail Polishes

Are you planning on dressing up in head to toe green for the St. Patricks day festivities?  Don’t forget to coordinate your nails.  Green beer in hand, your nails will look adorable with these fabulous green polish colors.  Who knows with all this green…maybe you will catch the luck of the Irish.

Check out more Green Nail Polish ideas here

Are you stressed out? 10 Secret Stressors Revealed

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Feeling frazzled?  Did you ever think that Facebook or Celebrity Gossip would be adding to your stress?

We all visit the spa because, lets face it, life is stressful!  However, sometimes we are stressed and we just don’t know quite why.  If you can’t put your finger on the cause, consider these 10 secret stressors uncovered by @womansday.

Maybe it’s celebrity gossip?  “Experts have always warned that celebrity ogling may come at a cost to your happiness and stress levels. “Comparing yourself to celebrities and movie stars is difficult at best,” says Dr. Durré. “They have personal trainers, beauticians, housekeepers, maids, butlers, gardeners, chauffeurs, nannies and cooks.” Instead of fixating on such lifestyles, “accept yourself for who and what you are,” she adds.”

Want to know more?  To read the full article….click here

Easy At-Home Pedicure Shortcuts

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Pedicure season is here! We are past daylight savings and the weather is turning.  If you have looked in your closet and thought about throwing on a pair of flip flops, it might be time for a pedi! Here are some tips for Easy At-Home Pedicure Shortcuts.

http://www.realsimple.com/beauty-fashion/skincare/hands-feet/easy-home-pedicure-shortcuts-10000001730977/index.html

Flexflop (flexflop.com) is seeking a Social Media Intern who will contribute to our social media initiatives.

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

Flexflop (flexflop.com) is seeking a Social Media Intern who will contribute to our social media initiatives. This is a real opportunity to showcase your skills, build your resume and show what you can do with a brand.

* Monitor all social networks/pages including Twitter, Video, Blogs, Facebook, MySpace, YouTube, Twitter
*Assist with video series “behind the scenes”
* Start a conversation and find creative ways to engage people from the different markets/industries in which we distribute our product.
* Maintain inquiries and requests across all social networks
* Develop creative ideas for campaigns sky is the limit!
* Shoot and edit short videos about the product
* Create written content for the blog and including interviews

Qualifications
+ Must be available a minimum of two days per week from home or our office. Hours, location, and duration of the internship are flexible. Must check in for a meeting at least once a week.
+ Must be able to bring laptop to internship.
+ Knowledge of Twitter, Facebook, Blogs etc. and other platforms proficiency – a must.
+ Video, editing and animation skills are a plus

To apply for this position, please send resume and a short intro on why you would be good for the job and availability with Social Media Intern in the subject line.

FlexFlop Mascot Peanut Stars in Yahoo! News Feature

Friday, January 7th, 2011

Last month we shared some behind the scenes photos of our precious mascot Peanut breaking a sweat and getting pampered with Olympic gold medalist Dominique Dawes for Yahoo! News at a Thank Dog Bootcamp training session.

If you visit the Yahoo! News Weekend Edition homepage today you’ll see this:

Yup! That’s out precious little star Peanut, front and center on the Yahoo! News Weekend Edition homepage!

We are so happy for Peanut and we’d like to thank Dominique Dawes, Thank Dog Bootcamp, and Yahoo! News for allowing her to be a part of this awesome segment.

Watch it here!

Do you exercise with your dog? What are some activities you like doing together? Share your puppy fitness tips with us in the comments section!

Last Minute Gifts for Her

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

Christmas is just three days away – meaning you’ve got to hustle if you haven’t finished shopping for your friends (or yourself) yet.

Don’t make the mistake of going to the mall unprepared. Take this list with you so you can be in and out as quick as possible.

Stila Lip Glaze Set
Price: $25


Bath and Body Works Martini Shaker Gift Set
Price: 16.50


Deborah Lippmann Layer Cake Nail Color Trio
Price: $24

Sephora Best of Fragrance Delux Sampler for Her
Price: $50


Trish McEvoy Ultimate Beauty Organizer
Price: $85

FlexFlop puppy gets fit w/ Dominique Dawes and Thank Dog Bootcamp

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

Our precious FlexFlop puppy Peanut Butter had quite a day yesterday! Check out some behind-the-scenes photos of her with olympic gold medalist Dominique Dawes on the set of Yahoo’s feature on Thank Dog Bootcamp.

 

 

Thank Dog Bootcamp is the “nation’s first outdoor fitness program that combines dog training, weight training, cardio training, and nutrition training for dogs and their people.”

We are so proud of Peanut Butter for getting her fitness on! And special thanks to Dominique, Thank Dog Bootcamp, and Yahoo for a wonderful shoot yesterday!

Follow Dominique on Twitter at @dominiquedawes and follow Thank Dog Bootcamp at @thankdog.

Holiday Gift Guide for the Travel Girl

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

Are you, or the person you’re shopping for, always on-the-go? No matter where you are or what adventures you go on, these sleek, compact items will ensure that you stay looking and feeling fabulous!

Everything from beauty, to fashion, to health is covered in this guide – created specifically for the traveler in you.

GHD Dazzle Limited Edition Gift Set

Stop people in their tracks when you pass them by. The GHD Dazzle Limited Edition Gift Set includes everything you need to create stunning hairstyles. It includes one black glossy GHD Professional 1″ Styler, one black 2-heat/speed, folding travel hair dryer, and a limited edition black sparkle roll bag. Price: $240


Flossbox

The Flossbox is a mirror and dental floss packaged as one. It’s the size of a credit card, making it the perfect size to stow away in your wallet or purse until you need it. Never worry if you have something in your teeth again!
Price: $29.94 for 6



Tarte Picture Perfect Eyelash Curler

This limited edition eyelash curler by Tarte was made specifically for the holiday season. Make beautiful curls with an equally beautiful curler! Price: $15





Trish McEvoy Mobile Beauty Emergency Collection

Two things a women never leaves home without is makeup and her cell phone. The Trish McEvoy Mobile Beauty Emergency Collection ensures that neither one is left behind. It’s part phone case, part makeup holder – and it comes with accessories too! Price: $68



World Traveler FlexFlops

With these FlexFlops, stepping on icky hotel room floors with bare feet or sox will be a thing of the past. Walking through airport security lines will be quicker, and less of a hassle too. These are perfect for getting around on your next vacation or business trip!
Price: 24.95



Don’t see an item on this list that you think would make a great gift? Share it with us in the comments section!

Holiday Gift Guide for the Pedicure Girl

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Do you have a friend that’s obsessed with having fabulous nails and is constantly out getting pedicures? We do! And we know how hard it is to shop for them because they’re always changing up their nail styles.

But worry no more! We’ve shopped around to put your mind at ease when her name comes up on your shopping list. Here are five items that are sure to please the pedicure girl in your life!

Deborah Lippman “Boom Boom Pow”  Gold Glitter Nail Polish

Help your friend ring in 2011 in fabulous fashion with Deborah Lippman’s “Boom Boom Pow” Gold Glitter Nail Polish. What makes this polish special? Well besides the color, it contains 24K gold dust! Price: $20


Essie Red Hot Fiesta Gift Set

Add some hotness to the reds in your pedi-loving friend’s collection with this 4 color gift set from Essie. With names like “jag-u-are,” “fishnet stockings,” “aperitif,” and “thigh high,” you can bet your bottom dollar that these colors bring the heat. Price: $15


Nars Vintage Nail Shades

What goes great with a vintage outfit? Vintage nail colors of course! Nars is offering 10 shades from “years past” for a limited time. Check ‘em out!
Price: $16 each




CND Sparkling Champagne Lotion and Hand Wash

Give your friend the opportunity to shine with a beautiful holiday sparkle with the CND Sparkling Champagne Lotion and Hand Wash pack. As CND says, “there’s no cork to pop – just pump and enjoy the shimmering smoothness…”


Pedi-Please Flexxi by FlexFlop

Be the one who raises the bar for your friend’s pedicure experience. She’ll love getting around in these comfy, stylish, and convenient Pedi-Please FlexFlops whether she’s at the spa or in her house. Price: 19.95




Don’t see an item on this list that you think would make a great gift? Share it with us in the comments section!

FlexFlop selected as a Footwear News “FN Pick”

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

Earlier this week FlexFlop received the honor of being selected as an FN Pick at Footwear News. We were mentioned in the feature with Emporio Armani, Rebook, and Dearfoams. (Pretty good company, eh)?

Thanks to Footwear News for selecting FlexFlop as an FN Pick! Here’s an excerpt from the feature:

The pocket-size shoe industry just keeps growing. Foldable flip-flop company FlexFlop has created sandals small enough to be stored in a glove compartment, handbag or holiday stocking. The concept for the product came after a long night of dancing in Las Vegas, said creator Stacey Kirsch. “We took our heels off and we were walking around the lobby barefoot,” she said. “It would have been great to pop on a pair of flip-flops.” The bendable slide-ons come in a rhinestone carrying case, printed with phrases like “Shoe Snob” and “Pedi Please.” …

Click here to read the article in its entirety at Footwear News.