• These New Gel Moisturizers Are What Your Combination Skin Needs This Summer

    It’s 80 and so humid that I refuse to leave the icy chill comfort provided …

  • Farmacy Honey Grail + Better Daze Ahead

    Ever since Farmacy plowed (pun very much intended) into my vanity almost four years ago, …

  • Beauty Heroes May Discovery feat. Ayuna

    I’ve had the pleasure to chat with many brand founders over the past five …

  • The hows and whys of using Washable Cotton Pads

    The concept of washable cotton rounds is actually pretty new to me. So it wasn’…

  • Best Black Friday & Cyber Weekend Beauty Deals

    Best Black Friday & Cyber Weekend Beauty Deals

    Slowly recovering from the annual food coma, I am hopping on quickly to share some of my favorite Black Friday sales! Before you get into holiday shopping mode, treat yourself to things you didn’t know you needed. Or things you’ve…

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    In Fiore x Violette_FR Baisers de Jasmin Solid Parfum

    In Fiore x Violette_FR Baisers de …

    As someone who wears non-complicated fragrances, I’m surprised at how often I’m asked what it is that I’m wearing. My everyday scent is always light and uplifting. Neroli is my low-key signature. This past week, I’ve gone a bit darker…

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    Slathering On This Month: African Botanics Infusion

    Slathering On This Month: African Botanics Infusion

    We all have that one brand that occupies a special place on our vanities, the one that gets us extra excited with every single launch. Mine? African Botanics, but you probably guessed that since I can wax poetic on their…

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    From The Archives – NEST Fragrances Holiday & Birchwood Pine

    From The Archives – NEST Fragrances Holiday & Birchwood …

    Happy December! Time to welcome back seasonal scents from NEST and our Stepford, CT household already smells of Birchwood Pine and Holiday! The festive candles create an ambiance superbly complimentary of Justin Bieber’s ‘Under the Mistletoe’ album, which will be…

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    Revealed – The Boxwalla x Earth Wise Beauty December Box

    Revealed – The Boxwalla x Earth Wise Beauty …

    The Boxwalla Beauty Box never disappoints. Earlier in the year, I was introduced to Twelve Beauty and moss. Thereafter, two back-to-back boxes featured superstar formulas from one of my all time favorite eco-luxe brands, African Botanics. This month’s delivery, my…

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    Home Gaytertainment – Aera Fragrance Diffuser

    Home Gaytertainment – Aera Fragrance Diffuser

    The moment the days get shorter and after clocks have been turned back an hour, all the Diptyque and Votivo candles come out in this casa de los homos. Home fragrance is not just a crucial part of gaytertaining but…

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    The SkinStore 12 Miracles Of Beauty Trunk Is Crazy Good! P.S. It’s $99 ($340 value)

    The SkinStore 12 Miracles Of Beauty Trunk Is …

    One of my favorite online shopping destinations, SkinStore brought back its most tempting holiday special: the 12 Miracles of Beauty. This abbreviated version of an advent calendar is overflowing with treats from so many of my favorite brands! Even more…

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    Pond’s Cleansing Balm Is Here And I’m Half Feeling It

    Pond’s Cleansing Balm Is Here And …

    Pond’s launched a new cleansing balm recently and I’m not exactly sure about the ‘why’? The makers of the original ‘apply to dry skin’ Cold Cream cleanser, which, mind you, paved the way for the onslaught of cleansing balms, is…

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