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    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 …

  • Euro Beauty Haul – London, Paris, Berlin and Szczecin (that’s in Poland)

    Euro Beauty Haul – London, Paris, Berlin and …

    Fall, 2016 research trip: two weeks, four countries, three large suitcases. I am back with enough new and exciting skin, hair and makeup gems to cheer me up each day during the upcoming miserably cold time of year. Still very…

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    Mother’s Day Gift Guide – The Spoil & Indulge Edition

    Mother’s Day Gift Guide – The Spoil & …

    With Mother’s Day closing in on us (it’s May 8th in the US, you guys!), your inbox is bound to experience a significant increase in urgent promotions heavily laced with free shipping offers. Because I don’t want you getting carpal…

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    Earth Day 2015 – Getting Pretty (and) Impactful with Kiehl’s, AVEDA, Caudalie, L’OCCITANE and Origins

    Earth Day 2015 – Getting Pretty (and) Impactful with …

    Giving our planet its annual deep cleanse, Earth Day celebrations on April 22nd remind us that making ourselves pretty can also be pretty impactful. Mother Nature is indeed very generous, so returning the favor at least once a year is…

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    Facial Mists Not To Be Missed –  Avène, MAC, Dr. Dennis Gross, BRAD, Benefit, Caudalíe and Kiehl’s

    Facial Mists Not To Be Missed – Avè…

    On long summer days, fixing your face midday, post workout, or pre happy hour can be challenging. Whether you need to refresh, soothe, or rejuvenate there is a mist for that! Having tried dozens, I picked seven that help to…

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    Caudalíe – putting the ‘wine’ in dewiness.

    Caudalíe – putting the ‘wine’ in dewiness.

    There are at least three reasons I favor Caudalíe in the prestige beauty market. One: the products work. Two: the line is inspired by a vineyard and fueled by the healing power of wine. Three: the founder, Mathilde Thomas believes…

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