World Sleep Day – My Favorite My Non-Skincare Solutions

World Sleep Day – My Favorite My Non-Skincare …

A bit about me: a sucker for clever marketing, a fan of relaxing aromatherapy, and, sadly, not the best sleeper. It is no surprise then, that anything that even promises a hint at achieving the recommended amount of beauty sleep,…

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Krave Beauty The Beet Shield

Krave Beauty The Beet Shield

Way over half the fun (90% in some cases) of attending a beauty event is running into people you know. Lucky me; crossing paths with Liah Yoo at a festive holiday preview was the ultimate highlight of my quick city…

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The Sol de Janeiro Coco Cabana Cream Is Here!

The Sol de Janeiro Coco Cabana Cream …

Few body products have eclipsed the cult status achieved by the Brazilian Bum Bum Cream. The caffeine-packed treatment delivers mega moisture with its promise of beach-ready tighter, firmer skin. It also just happens to smell like a vacation. Expanding on…

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*NEW* Darphin Rose Hydra-Nourishing Oil Cream & Elixir

*NEW* Darphin Rose Hydra-Nourishing Oil Cream & Elixir

Stealing from the world of fragrance, the  beauty industry has successfully introduced rose and its soothing and hydrating properties to some of the most coveted skincare formulas over the years. Most of us have experienced the floral notes in toners,…

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Blessed Be The Fruit – Clarity Rx Daily Fruit Mango Mask

Blessed Be The Fruit – Clarity Rx Daily …

In one week, I took two six hour flights, spent a few days in the desert, and sandwiched a chemical peel precisely in the middle. So, while the Clarity Rx Daily Fruit face mask seemed almost a bit too heavy…

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Off Topic: This Nerd’s Favorite Books (aka most memorable ones)

Off Topic: This Nerd’s Favorite Books (…

I was once told that to write well, you have to write about something you’re passionate about. Hence, skincare. Those who follow me on instagram know that I absolutely love to read. Gravitating toward fiction, well-written true crime, and twisty…

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Morning Cleansers my Combination Skin Is Loving This Spring

Morning Cleansers my Combination Skin Is Loving …

It had finally started to warm up in Connecticut only to punish us with multiple ice and snow storms after two perfect Spring days. But even less wacky and predictable seasonal changes in temperature beg for tweaks in my skincare…

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Dermalogica Sound Sleep Cocoon

Dermalogica Sound Sleep Cocoon

Fact: I love masks. Muds, sheets, gels, creams – with acids, plant extracts, elements from the periodic table – I am an equal opportunity masker. As someone who routinely wakes up ridiculously early, I like testing the latest innovations (on…

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