• Emma Hardie 10th Anniversary Special, Moringa Light Cleansing Gel & Exfoliating Brightening Tonic

    First things first — Happy (very) Belated Birthday to Emma Hardie Skincare! Over the summer, the …

  • New From DHC: Olive Virgin Oil Crystal Skin Essence & Essential Cream

    Every brand has its hero product. The Japanese skincare line DHC has two. Most of …

  • Holifrog Launches 4 Face Washes So Of Course I Tried Every Single One …

    Think of a beauty industry buzzword that continues to echo a decade later. Mine is …

  • Peter Thomas Roth NEW Pro Strength Formulas

    As an avid skincare enthusiast, I have learned to navigate around constant newness by zooming …

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

    New Farmacy Vitamin C Launches: Cherry Bright & …

    Just as I began wondering why the world would ever need another Vitamin C serum, Farmacy dropped their new Very Cherry Bright formula with not one, two or three but four forms of the active ingredient. If you’re curious if…

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    Dr. Jart+ Cicapair – What’s New & What’s Updated

    Dr. Jart+ Cicapair – What’s New & What’…

    Since my skin rarely, if ever, gets sensitive, the soothing and calming Cicapair range by Dr. Jart+ hasn’t been on my radar all that much. I’ve always gravitated towards the Ceramidin Liquid and sheet masks as my combination skin thrives…

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    How I Kept Things Cool (Cute & Dry) During The Heat Wave

    How I Kept Things Cool (Cute & Dry) …

    You may have heard that some of us were treated to a heat wave over the weekend, a sneak peek into the pits of hell. And so after making a pitcher of cucumber mint water first thing Saturday morning, I…

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    AMOREPACIFIC Re-Launched Their Classic Treatment Enzyme Peel & I Have Feelings About It

    AMOREPACIFIC Re-Launched Their Classic Treatment Enzyme Peel & …

    Since picking up my first ever powdered face wash, the concept has become a solid staple in my grooming routine. It started with a rare find of Komenuka Bijin mono-dose rice bran packettes at a super cute apothecary called The…

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    Glow Recipe Avocado Melt Sleeping Mask

    Glow Recipe Avocado Melt Sleeping Mask

    Living for a season appropriate launch, Glow Recipe’s new Avocado Melt Sleeping Mask recently, couldn’t have been timed more perfectly. The temperatures here in the sticks are currently single digit after dark so a richer, denser, and more deeply moisturizing…

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    Krave Beauty The Beet Shield

    Krave Beauty The Beet Shield

    Way over half the fun (90% in some cases) of attending a beauty event is running into people you know. Lucky me; crossing paths with Liah Yoo at a festive holiday preview was the ultimate highlight of my quick city…

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    I finally got into Cica! feat. IOPE Derma Gentle Cream

    I finally got into Cica! feat. IOPE …

    For whatever reason, I never got on the ‘cica cream’ bandwagon. When it comes to my skin, I consider myself very lucky. It is naturally more oily than dry and reacts well to almost any product. It rarely needs calming…

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    What My Combination Skin Did Best With All Summer

    What My Combination Skin Did Best With …

    If my summer skincare routine seems effortless, it’s the mix of low key staples and emergency formulas I have to thank. This combination skin is not on its best behavior during travel, the humidity, or days filled with copious amounts…

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