• Favorite Summer Empties

    As much as I hated every minute of those dreadful July heat waves, I am …

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

    Just as I began wondering why the world would ever need another Vitamin C serum, …

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

    Since my skin rarely, if ever, gets sensitive, the soothing and calming Cicapair range by …

  • What I’ve Tried From Versed Skincare So Far

    Affordable and effective skincare merits its own category. Ever since The Ordinary boldly entered the …

  • 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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    The New Drunk Elephant Lala Retro Is Now Infused With Skin Plumping Ceramides!

    The New Drunk Elephant Lala Retro Is …

    In addition to loving Drunk Elephant for their handful of complexion-perfecting staples (Framboos, A-Passioni, and D-Bronzi, to name a few), I have to give major props to the brand for low-key improving their already best-selling formulas. While some brands seem…

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    The Father’s Day Gift You Will Want To Keep For Yourself

    The Father’s Day Gift You Will …

    Father’s Day is almost two weeks away so mark calendars for June 16 and call Dad! If your plan includes a thoughtful gift, there is no shortage of options in the ever growing grooming space. None, however, is as impressive…

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    These New Gel Moisturizers Are What Your Combination Skin Needs This Summer

    These New Gel Moisturizers Are What Your …

    It’s 80 and so humid that I refuse to leave the icy chill comfort provided by central air today. In other words, the gel moisturizer season has officially begun. If you’re looking for formulas that minimize the dreaded shine by…

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    Farmacy Honey Grail + Better Daze Ahead

    Farmacy Honey Grail + Better Daze Ahead

    Ever since Farmacy plowed (pun very much intended) into my vanity almost four years ago, their New Day exfoliating powder has remained a favorite travel staple. Two other formulas have joined the ranks of ‘reached-for more often than others:’ Green…

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    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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    First Aid Beauty New Launches

    First Aid Beauty New Launches

    If you’re looking to switch things up in your skincare routine, First Aid Beauty has been rolling out some impressive formulas recently. Best known for the super affordable face-and-body Ultra Repair Cream, the line has grown and expanded into skin…

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    Drunk Elephant A-Passioni Retinol Cream

    Drunk Elephant A-Passioni Retinol Cream

    Were I to credit a single ingredient for most visibly improving my skin over the years, prescription strength retinol would be it. Tazarotene, to be exact. I first learned about Tazorac from Jean Godfrey-June in her book, ‘Free Gift With…

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