Mindless Summer Reading Vol. 1
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Mindless Summer Reading Vol. 1

I’ve been reading. A lot. I have started to make a dent in the latest in hardback while and diving into the pile of paperbacks that have accumulated bedside as well. I’m a klutz who spills liquids on the plane…

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June Skincare Favorites
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June Skincare Favorites

June was a blast — a family visit to San Francisco, a revisit to Gargiulo Vineyards in Napa (fans of Vintner’s Daughter must check it out!), a couple of new beauty projects in the works, and quite a few products…

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So Instagrammable: Darphin Petal Infusion Lip Oil
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So Instagrammable: Darphin Petal Infusion Lip Oil

Considering I have no lips (seriously, my lips are so thin, they’re almost invisible), I gravitate way often to lip treatments in my never-ending quest for product highlights. Not blessed with the juicy, pillowy and youthful looking pout, I nourish…

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Back in My Life: Suki Exfoliate Foaming Cleanser
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Back in My Life: Suki Exfoliate Foaming …

Searching for a gritty, sugar based, deliciously scented and all natural face scrub wash hybrid? Suki exfoliate foaming cleanser covers all the bases. First introduced to me via a fellow male beauty blogger circa 2014, a jar landed on my…

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Do You Need To Wash Your Face in the Morning? Q&A with Susie Wang of 100% Pure
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Do You Need To Wash Your Face …

The need to wash your face each morning has to be among the most debated concepts in skincare. Should we or shouldn’t we? During a quick instalive recently, someone asked me that very question. Luckily, Susie Wang, a dear friend,…

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