• 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 …

  • Farmacy Honey Grail + Better Daze Ahead

    Ever since Farmacy plowed (pun very much intended) into my vanity almost four years ago, …

  • Beauty Heroes May Discovery feat. Ayuna

    I’ve had the pleasure to chat with many brand founders over the past five …

  • The hows and whys of using Washable Cotton Pads

    The concept of washable cotton rounds is actually pretty new to me. So it wasn’…

  • #MadeInBrazil – L’OCCITANE Au Brésil

    #MadeInBrazil – L’OCCITANE Au Brésil

    When L’OCCITANE launched their Au Brésil line earlier this month, I couldn’t ignore the new sun care range. After all, the footwear I could live in year round comes from Brazil. With a handful of sunny days and a glorious…

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    Mama Loves – L’OCCITANE Néroli & Orchidée, Beauty Booster Cream + more

    Mama Loves – L’OCCITANE Néroli & Orchidé…

    May 3: my mom’s birthday. May 4 and 5: stayed at Mama Shelter. May 6: saw ‘Philomena’ on the flight home. Clearly, someone’s been reminding me that tomorrow is Mother’s Day in the US. When my brother and I were…

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    Packing Beauty Vol. 1 In-Flight edition

    Packing Beauty Vol. 1 In-Flight edition

    Since I’m going away in a couple of days, I wanted to do a 2 part packing beauty story inspired and fueled by my product obsession. This first installment is an ‘in-flight’ step by step guide to help you achieve…

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    Do Not Disturb – L’OCCITANE Lavender Harvest

    Do Not Disturb – L’OCCITANE Lavender Harvest

    I feel like Courtney Love. This past weekend I attended a fabulous wedding, two very long brunches, imbibed on numerous martinis, and am still nursing a killer hangover. Saturday night, I danced to Madonna and took multiple selfies with the…

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