• 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 …

  • 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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    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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    Morning Cleansers my Combination Skin Is Loving This Spring

    Morning Cleansers my Combination Skin Is Loving …

    It had finally started to warm up in Connecticut only to punish us with multiple ice and snow storms after two perfect Spring days. But even less wacky and predictable seasonal changes in temperature beg for tweaks in my skincare…

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    M-61 Skincare Favorites from Bluemercury

    M-61 Skincare Favorites from Bluemercury

    Having nailed the concept of a luxe beauty superstore that is Bluemercury, its Founders Marla and Barry Beck casually own a an impressive skincare range known as M-61. Carefully researched and using the latest technological advances with potent natural ingredients,…

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    Sephora Collection Favorites: Wipes, Masks & more…

    Sephora Collection Favorites: Wipes, Masks & more…

    Affordable and effective, the Sephora brand of skincare has been under my skin-dar way too long. Obviously. And while the words ‘store brand’ don’t qualify as an automatic buzz kill, it can be difficult to shop for budget beauty products…

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    July Travel Faves feat. boscia, dermalogica, Glossier, LING, MAC, Origins and ThisWorks!

    July Travel Faves feat. boscia, dermalogica, Glossier, …

    After two weeks of galavanting around Poland, Germany, Finland, and Russia earlier this month, I came home with some beauty related travel revelations. Unable to pack light and with a carry-on of a nightmare, I focused on essentials that would…

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