My Acid Toner / Essence Sequence Dilemma
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My Acid Toner / Essence Sequence Dilemma

What goes on first? An acid toner or an essence? For the longest time, the torment was real. Clearly, I suck at layering products but I am not willing to eliminate either liquid step from my skincare routine. I’ll admit…

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May Skincare Favorites! What kept me glowing last month…
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May Skincare Favorites! What kept me glowing …

Cue the cliché but did May fly by or what? Filled with travel, rose all day dates alfresco and lots of self-care, last month introduced a handful of impressive skin treats to my summer routine. Among the things I dread…

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AMOREPACIFIC Botanical Radiance Oil
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AMOREPACIFIC Botanical Radiance Oil

Three days into using the new AMOREPACIFIC Botanical Radiance Oil, I’m thinking I’m gonna need a back-up of this thing. STAT. As a complete fanatic of the brand’s Creme Fluid moisturizer (think Best of 2017 for yours truly), I wasn’t…

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Dr. Jart’s Shake & Shot Rubber Masks
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Dr. Jart’s Shake & Shot Rubber Masks

Back in the very late nineties (1999 to be exact), on my very first visit to Sephora (Times Square in NYC), I remember being fascinated by what at the time was a rather unique face mask from bliss. Packaged in…

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More Farmacy Newness: Green Clean Makeup Meltaway Cleansing Balm
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More Farmacy Newness: Green Clean Makeup Meltaway …

Recently, I counted the cleansing balms in my stash. Seven. Just balms. Moral of the story? I love them. While designed to be luxurious (and mind-blowingly effective) makeup removers in a double cleanse routine, they transform face washing into a…

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