• 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 …

  • 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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    Fresh Black Tea Kombucha Facial Treatment Essence

    Fresh Black Tea Kombucha Facial Treatment Essence

    Familiar to most and popularized in Asia as part of their elaborate skincare routine, the concept of an essence is to provide a boost of hydration somewhere between a toner and a serum. Speaking for myself, incorporating this additional ‘essence…

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    Farmaesthetics Facial To-Go: Spa Grade Travel Essentials

    Farmaesthetics Facial To-Go: Spa Grade Travel Essentials

    My favorite way to experience new brands or formulas? Try-me sized discovery sets. Combining skincare with my gypsy like passion for travel, there is only one thing I enjoy about packing: deciding which products to take along! A glow boosting…

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    London Files: Natura Bissé Quiro Golf Facial at Harrods

    London Files: Natura Bissé Quiro Golf Facial …

    The fanciest import I know, Natura Bissé is one of the most prestigious brands in the beauty industry today. A pioneer in utilizing the diamond as a skincare ingredient, their formulas are both innovative and luxurious. I was humbled and…

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    African Botanics Fleurs d’Afrique Intensive Recovery Oil

    African Botanics Fleurs d’Afrique Intensive Recovery …

    Ever since my first African Botanics encounter six months ago, the brand has been topping the list of ‘can do no wrong’ in my beauty book. A perfect definition of green luxury, every sublime formula is equal parts effective and…

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    New from Kiehl’s: Turmeric & Cranberry Seed Energizing Radiance Masque + Cilantro & Orange Extract Pollutant Defending Masque

    New from Kiehl’s: Turmeric & Cranberry Seed …

    Because sometimes it really does take two, Kiehl’s launched Turmeric & Cranberry Seed Energizing Radiance Masque and Cilantro & Orange Extract Pollutant Defending Masque this month and officially doubled our chances of achieving that perfect glow. Also, I’m officially sulked…

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    Mira-Skin Ultrasound At-Home Facial Device

    Mira-Skin Ultrasound At-Home Facial Device

    Clearly missing out on something monumental, it was only a few months ago that I learned about the skincare benefits of ultrasound. Used during two of my most memorable summer facials, this subtle addition resulted in significantly visible improvements. I…

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    *NEW* DARPHIN 8-Flower Nectar Oil Cream

    *NEW* DARPHIN 8-Flower Nectar Oil Cream

    Most anticipated and long overdue, Darphin has just launched a masterpiece pairing to their bestselling 8-Flower Nectar, called by many the ‘precious youth elixir’. The brand new Oil Cream counterpart performs its magic overnight, so you wake up to a soft, balanced and…

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