• 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’…

  • A Few Things That *REALLY* Impressed Me Lately

    A Few Things That *REALLY* Impressed Me …

    It’s been way too long since my last favorites post but here it is. The year kicked off with some impressive launches, which I am beyond excited to share. Additionally, I have expanded my horizons and  re-discovered some gems over…

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    New GLAMGLOW Launches: Good in Bed & Gentlebubble

    New GLAMGLOW Launches: Good in Bed & Gentlebubble

    Launched only days apart, GLAMGLOW unveiled Gentlebubble daily conditioning cleanser and Good in Bed passionfruit softening night cream this holiday season. Praise be. A fan of the brand since the original facial in a jar that is Youthmud, it’s been…

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    New Jurlique Cleansers Are Here! (and I’m feeling the spa vibes)

    New Jurlique Cleansers Are Here! (and I’…

    In a low key move, the Australian brand Jurlique unveiled four newly re-packaged and slightly re-formulated facial cleansers last week. The luxe spa aesthetic comes through in very on-brand white and gold color accents, slim pump bottles, and upgraded natural…

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    Spring Ready with Avène ft. the NEW Mattifying Sunscreen SPF 50+

    Spring Ready with Avène ft. the …

    The good news: we are days away from gaining an hour of daylight. The bad news is that despite the gorgeous Spring weather we’ve been having in the New York area this week, another nor’easter is on its way. And,…

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    Collosol Eau de Lait aka What Karl Lagerfeld Bathes In

    Collosol Eau de Lait aka What Karl …

    Every once in a while, a product lands on my desk that triggers my hoarding tendencies for fear of never running out. Collosol Eau de Lait is that product du jour. This French import is a unique water milk hybrid…

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    Origins Three Part Harmony – Soft Cream & Foaming Cream-to-Oil Cleanser

    Origins Three Part Harmony – Soft Cream & Foaming …

    A complete sucker for anything labeled ‘soft cream’ and intriguing cleanser formulas, I just had to try the latest Three Part Harmony newness from Origins. A little known fact: I lived down the street from the now closed West Broadway…

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    More Farmacy Newness: Green Clean Makeup Meltaway Cleansing Balm

    More Farmacy Newness: Green Clean Makeup Meltaway …

    Recently, I counted the cleansing balms in my stash. Seven. Just balms. Moral of the story? I love them. While designed to be luxurious (and mind-blowingly effective) makeup removers in a double cleanse routine, they transform face washing into a…

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    OM Skincare – ‘Meditation’ for your skin

    OM Skincare – ‘Meditation’ for your skin

    *The* beauty discovery during my latest London visit, OM Skincare is a SpaceNK UK exclusive gem of a range that we all shall pray expands Stateside. Soon! Founded by Dr. Om Prawarisa, an expert in the field of Cosmetic and…

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