• Dr. Jart+ Cicapair – What’s New & What’s Updated

    Since my skin rarely, if ever, gets sensitive, the soothing and calming Cicapair range by …

  • What I’ve Tried From Versed Skincare So Far

    Affordable and effective skincare merits its own category. Ever since The Ordinary boldly entered the …

  • How I Kept Things Cool (Cute & Dry) During The Heat Wave

    You may have heard that some of us were treated to a heat wave over …

  • The New Drunk Elephant Lala Retro Is Now Infused With Skin Plumping …

    In addition to loving Drunk Elephant for their handful of complexion-perfecting staples (Framboos, A-Passioni, and …

  • AMOREPACIFIC Re-Launched Their Classic Treatment Enzyme Peel & I Have Feelings About It

    AMOREPACIFIC Re-Launched Their Classic Treatment Enzyme Peel & …

    Since picking up my first ever powdered face wash, the concept has become a solid staple in my grooming routine. It started with a rare find of Komenuka Bijin mono-dose rice bran packettes at a super cute apothecary called The…

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    First Impressions: Farmacy Honeymoon Glow

    First Impressions: Farmacy Honeymoon Glow

    There certainly is no shortage of resurfacing acid treatments in the skincare space. We can pick and choose from among countless single acid formulas or uniquely balanced blends. Toners, pads, serums, overnight masks, and moisturizers – the choices are at…

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    Non-Millennial Tries: Glossier Solution Exfoliating Skin Perfector

    Non-Millennial Tries: Glossier Solution Exfoliating Skin Perfector

    Having navigated the P50 formula landscape the past few years, I’m no longer a stranger to acid toning. Since most recently, I had embraced and enjoyed impressive liquid exfoliants from tarte and REN, it was only fair that I dip…

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    REN Ready Steady Glow Daily AHA Tonic

    REN Ready Steady Glow Daily AHA Tonic

    Entering the very trendy space of acid toners, REN recently launched the Ready Steady Glow Daily AHA Tonic, which provides yet another option to transform dull to radiant without any downtime. Having completed a solid trial run of the tarte…

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    Recovery Mode feat. TATCHA Violet-C Radiance Mask

    Recovery Mode feat. TATCHA Violet-C Radiance Mask

    Having successfully bridged the gap between TV shopping and the luxury retail space, the Japanese beauty brand TATCHA has yet to leave my complexion underwhelmed. The latest launch of Violet-C Radiance Mask is, neither surprise nor exception. Recognizing my bias…

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    African Botanics Infinite Resurfacing Mask

    African Botanics Infinite Resurfacing Mask

    Topping the all time favorite short list, African Botanics is easily my ride or die brand. Elegant, luxurious, and innovative, each formula is so pure and clean that my skin can’t get enough of the lush textures. Did I mention…

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    ZOMG! Drunk Elephant Sukari Babyfacial

    ZOMG! Drunk Elephant Sukari Babyfacial

    Creating one game changer after another, Drunk Elephant tackles spa grade exfoliation with the latest launch of Sukari Babyfacial. As anticipated, it does not disappoint. Perhaps I’m slightly biased since I tend to gravitate toward acid laced formulas, but I…

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    The Magic of Peel Pads – Use As Directed

    The Magic of Peel Pads – Use As …

    A couple of months ago, one of the most sought after Hollywood facialists said to me “you’re overusing the peel pads, but otherwise have great skin.” Busted. I cover the slight redness with a tinted moisturizer, but the glow remains.…

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