• Favorite Summer Empties

    As much as I hated every minute of those dreadful July heat waves, I am …

  • New Farmacy Vitamin C Launches: Cherry Bright & Very Cherry Clean

    Just as I began wondering why the world would ever need another Vitamin C serum, …

  • 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 …

  • First Impressions: Omorovicza Silver Savior Mask

    First Impressions: Omorovicza Silver Savior Mask

    Since my far-from-sensitive skin rarely breaks out (knock on wood and watch me jinx it…), I pay little attention to launches of new formulas created to address acneic or problematic complexions. I never ignore new products from Omorovicza, however, a…

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    From The Archives: Aztec Secret Indian Healing Clay

    From The Archives: Aztec Secret Indian Healing …

    This post was originally published in July of 2014. Since Aztec Secret continues to be the best selling, most positively reviewed beauty product on Amazon, I dug it out of the archives and replaced iPhone 4 photography… Last night, many…

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    My Masking Must-Haves Starter Kit with PCA Skin is here!!!

    My Masking Must-Haves Starter Kit with PCA …

    I am still pinching myself but it’s real. There’s a travel kit with my name on it! So. Official. Some have noticed no doubt that a few PCA Skin formulas are permanent fixtures in my routine. The brand focuses on…

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    Blessed Be The Fruit – Clarity Rx Daily Fruit Mango Mask

    Blessed Be The Fruit – Clarity Rx Daily …

    In one week, I took two six hour flights, spent a few days in the desert, and sandwiched a chemical peel precisely in the middle. So, while the Clarity Rx Daily Fruit face mask seemed almost a bit too heavy…

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    10 In-Flight Skincare Essentials I Took to Arizona Last Week

    10 In-Flight Skincare Essentials I Took to Arizona …

    Current situation: greetings from a cramped exit row seat en route to Phoenix, AZ. The second the plane levels at 35,000 feet, I’m ordering a double vodka on ice, and then planning to lose myself in a playlist full of…

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    Handsome Heroes (by Beauty Heroes) Mr. Fox Men’s Green Grooming Collection

    Handsome Heroes (by Beauty Heroes) Mr. Fox …

    Fascinating to observe, male grooming has evolved to something fierce in the beauty industry. Probably the fastest growing market segment, men are inspiring countless brands to concentrate on them as the latest audience eager to explore anti-aging products and caring…

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    GLAMGLOW INSTAMUD 60-Second Pore-Refining Treatment

    GLAMGLOW INSTAMUD 60-Second Pore-Refining Treatment

    After two years of lip balms, moisturizers, cleanser upgrades, and countless limited editions of Gravitymud, Glamglow launched Instamud last week, expanding on my all time favorite category. Beyond enthusiastic about the brand’s iconic OG, Youthmud, I immediately felt compelled to…

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    April Favorites

    April Favorites

    And so it’s May… Finally. But before we bust out body sunscreens, a handful of my recent favorites will help your skin cope with issues experienced during any change in seasons Last month’s weather can be described only as bipolar—snow…

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