Something to Dull Your Shine

…plus a middle-of-the-day deal and a reasonable resting place for your rump

SHINE BUSTER: When it comes to your nails, you faded to black. And, this summer, you stopped traffic with florescent shades. Now it’s time to try the latest trend topping nails all over the nation: matte polish. So long shine, there’s a new subdued shade in town. OPI’s Russian Navy Matte is what all the girls will be wearing this fall. The polish has already been featured in Marie Claire as the new “it” color of the season.

And thanks to GBS, The Beauty Store, you can get OPI’s Russian Navy Matte now before it ships off. Five lucky readers can win this polish by e-mailing us at Be sure to include your name and address. $7.50, GBS, The Beauty Store; 31 N. Federal Hwy, Fort Lauderdale; 954.763.9899

AFTERNOON DELIGHT: Forget Starbucks. If you need a mid-day pick-me-up, slip over to Lapis. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily, let the serene Fontainebleau spa soothe away your stress for 25 percent off any 50- or 80-minute service. Coffee or a Squeaky Clean Facial? You decide. 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305.674.4772‎.   

SIT DOWN: Football season is fast approaching. And we certainly hope you’re not going to invite your pigskin-spectating pals to sit on that broken down dump you call a couch. Add some comfort and class to your casa with the contemporary seat selection at KMP furniture. The store is offering 15 percent off on select pieces sure to make this a winning season for your keister. Through August 31. 6444 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; 305.438.1797 

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