• The Father’s Day Gift You Will Want To Keep For Yourself

    Father’s Day is almost two weeks away so mark calendars for June 16 and call …

  • Best Beauty Sales To Shop This Memorial Day Weekend!

    It’s a holiday weekend! YAY. With three and half days off and an unimpressive …

  • Happy National Sunscreen Day! (plus 3 new facial SPF formulas you should try)

    There is little debate about the importance and benefits of sunscreen. Using broad spectrum SPF …

  • 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 …

  • 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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    June Skincare Favorites

    June Skincare Favorites

    June was a blast — a family visit to San Francisco, a revisit to Gargiulo Vineyards in Napa (fans of Vintner’s Daughter must check it out!), a couple of new beauty projects in the works, and quite a few products…

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    Do You Need To Wash Your Face in the Morning? Q&A with Susie Wang of 100% Pure

    Do You Need To Wash Your Face …

    The need to wash your face each morning has to be among the most debated concepts in skincare. Should we or shouldn’t we? During a quick instalive recently, someone asked me that very question. Luckily, Susie Wang, a dear friend,…

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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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    Yojiya Face Washing Powder – My Best Beauty Find in Kyoto, Japan

    Yojiya Face Washing Powder – My Best Beauty …

    Greetings from Japan! This is what I learned in my 24 hours in Kyoto: the Kanji for ‘long-winded’ takes sixty four strokes (oh, the irony), Japanese purple potato soup is a breakfast dish, and most importantly, the best face washing…

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    Perricone MD CBx for Men Overview

    Perricone MD CBx for Men Overview

    For forever, I have described the stylish and stark apothecary aesthetic of Perricone MD as unisex. Recently, the impressive range of cosmeceuticals launched a gender specific CBx for Men trifecta. Geared specifically to calm and balance skin that is prone…

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    Lab Series PRO LS All-in-One Cleansing & Hydrating Gel Duo – Cool For The Summer

    Lab Series PRO LS All-in-One Cleansing & Hydrating …

    A welcome break from rich balms and oils, my skin is embracing the newly arrived Spring weather with lighter textures this week. Formulated to fit even the most low maintenance guy’s grooming routine, the new Lab Series PRO LS All-in-One…

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