• Drunk Elephant F-Balm Makes My Hungover Skin Look And Feel Better

    As a self-proclaimed skincare junkie, I’ve been jonesing for a product launch to blow …

  • From The Archives: The Original NIVEA Creme (Made in Germany)

    Oh, hey! This was originally posted in July of 2014. But… since we are currently snowed …

  • Tarte Launches Knockout Daily Exfoliating Cleanser

    Almost a year ago, tarte launched their knockout tingling treatment — and as much as I …

  • It’s Not Too Late To Snag Some Of My Favorite Holiday …

    Eek! Christmas is officially a week away. Breathe. If you’re still on the hunt …

  • Best Of: Fall Empties

    Best Of: Fall Empties

    Constantly trying new products is the most fun part of being in the beauty industry. Catching up with the latest and greatest however leaves very little room for product loyalty. It is rare for me to finish a product. So…

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    The $230 Face Mask I Can’t Quit

    The $230 Face Mask I Can’t Quit

    I first discovered Valmont via a handful of generous samples included in my bag by a lovely sales associate after a spontaneous purchase at Osswald in Downtown Manhattan. The Swiss brand is not widely available in the States and stays…

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    I Took Perricone MD Skin & Total Body Supplements For A Month (And Fell In Love With A New Serum)

    I Took Perricone MD Skin & Total Body …

    Sticking exclusively with a single serum or moisturizer for 30 days is almost impossible with so much product I want to try at any given time. Committing a month to a supplement routine seemed much easier. For the month of…

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    Diptyque Le Patch Is A Perfumed Sticker You Don’t Need

    Diptyque Le Patch Is A Perfumed Sticker …

    Here are three thoughts that I promise will come together. When it comes to a novelty beauty item, I’m all in. A few years ago, I was among those who purchased a bottle of Francis Kurkdjian Scented Bubbles. Some saw…

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    My Inkey List Highlights & The Limited Edition Sea Kelp Serum You Need

    My Inkey List Highlights & The Limited Edition …

    For the past six months, the British born Inkey List has become one of Sephora’s most talked about brands. It has also camouflaged itself quite nicely within the retailer’s signature black and white color scheme. Very crafty. Cutting through the…

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    REN Perfect Canvas Clean Primer

    REN Perfect Canvas Clean Primer

    Were I to describe my interest in makeup primers, it would hover between mild to semi-interested. Traditional primers? Not so much since I limit my makeup use to an occasional tinted moisturizer application when I’m in a rush or as…

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    Lip Care – Henné Organics Is As Fancy As It Is Effective

    Lip Care – Henné Organics Is As Fancy …

    While not the case in the summer, it’s mid-October and lip balm has now become my everyday staple. Overnight. I usually think of lip balm, well, as semi-optional, like sunglasses — you should own a pair but not expect to…

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    Emma Hardie 10th Anniversary Special, Moringa Light Cleansing Gel & Exfoliating Brightening Tonic

    Emma Hardie 10th Anniversary Special, Moringa Light …

    First things first — Happy (very) Belated Birthday to Emma Hardie Skincare! Over the summer, the cult favorite British brand celebrated a decade of its iconic Moringa Cleansing Balm. If you have yet to experience this makeup melting potion, the…

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