• Currently Infatuated By: Jo Malone London Yuja Cologne

    Jo Malone has been a constant in my life for almost two decades. Back in 2002, …

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    Here’s a little known fun fact: in my skincare routine, cleansing is my favorite …

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    Were I asked to sum up First Aid Beauty, the overall synopsis would be: an …

  • First Impressions: Glow Recipe Watermelon Glow BHA + PHA Tight-Pore Toner

    As a skincare enthusiast, I evaluate the promises made vs. actual results to form my …

  • The Saint Jane C-Drops Are My Latest Vitamin C Fix

    The Saint Jane C-Drops Are My Latest …

    Vitamin C serum. Eye cream. These are the two product categories you guys ask me about most often on social media. Two years ago, I did a quick round-up of the Vitamin C serums I had in rotation with much…

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    2020 Empties Vol 1

    2020 Empties Vol 1

    Here’s one upside to being homebound: I am going through a lot of product! Perhaps it’s all the time we have to kill. Or has self-care become a healthy distraction from the reality that we’re not going anywhere anytime soon?…

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    This In Fiore Serum Is A Clean Beauty Game Changer

    This In Fiore Serum Is A Clean …

    A few days ago, during my rapid fire Q & A on Instagram stories, someone asked about my favorite recent product launch. Usually, such a question would have required a pause to think. Not in this case. I responded immediately…

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    Cannot Get Enough Of: Monastery x Boxwalla

    Cannot Get Enough Of: Monastery x Boxwalla

    I know I’m not the only one who has lost track of which day it is. But I am pretty certain April is just around the corner, which means Boxwalla is about to ship their latest beauty box. If you’re…

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    Overview: Scrivner for Men

    Overview: Scrivner for Men

    For the last forever and a day, I have been sitting on a rather generous package from Jane Scrivner. There is literally no excuse I can come up with to justify not digging into it sooner — I work from…

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    Which Paula’s Choice Niacinamide Is Right For You?

    Which Paula’s Choice Niacinamide Is Right …

    A month or so ago, I received the newly released Paula’s Choice 20% Niacinamide Treatment. Already a huge fan of the 10% booster, I was immediately intrigued. After all, Niacinamide easily ranks among my top three favorite skincare ingredients. What…

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    Banila Co Launches at Ulta With Some Tempting Exclusives + a brief message from me

    Banila Co Launches at Ulta With Some …

    Please read: as the world is currently dealing with a brand new level of fear, stress, and uncertainty, I do not want you to think that I am oblivious to what we all are going through. I am back to…

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    Why You Need The New ARCONA Cerise + C Facial Oil & a Giveaway!|AD

    Why You Need The New ARCONA Cerise + …

    Two weeks short of two years ago (I combed through my inbox to double check so yes, I do have receipts), I spent an afternoon chatting all things skincare with Chanel Jenae, the co-founder of ARCONA. It was at that…

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