Athlete, Model, Actor and skincare founder of Alitura, Andy Hnilo does it all. For years Andy worked as a model and one day he was in a severe accident where he was run over by several large vehicles when he was crossing the street.  He landed up in Intensive Care with broken ribs, collapsed lungs and a broken jaw.  His work was based on his looks and now doctors had told him it would be a long recovery.  Andy didn’t want a long recovery, so he set his mind to getting better fast. That’s how his skincare line, Alitura, was born, he created his clay mask to help heal his skin and in seven weeks he was walking a runway show. Today Andy shares some of his favorite places in LA with us. Name: Andy Hnilo City: Los Angeles Years lived here: 12 years Favorite place for brunch: The Malibu…

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Blind Dragon in West Hollywood has re-opened for a more intimate full dining experience.  The h.wood Group has revealed a new look for the West Hollywood flagship supper and karaoke club and has been refurbished and designed by John Sofio, of Built, Inc. with a sexy new look.  The menu has been revamped with an Asian inspired menu such as Short Rib Bao’s, Coconut Shrimp, and Truffle Kale Chips.  Behind the leopard curtain reveals an Asian Tiki themed restaurant, piano bar, and they also have four uniquely themed private karaoke rooms. I was impressed by their food, the menu is Asian Tapas style. The newly curated menu was designed by Adam Koral (The NICE GUY, Delilah) together with ROKU’s Creative Head Chef, Roger Lee.  The drink menu was created by Blind Dragon’s Head Bartender, Daniel Torres. Blind Dragon is a great place to share dishes, which is my favorite way…

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