• All About My Love/Hate Relationship With The $95 Cleanser

    Kjaer Weis is best known for its eco-luxe yet practical, refillable compacts. The line is …

  • Beauty Heroes July Discovery: Graydon Fullmoon Serum & Green Cream

    When it comes to new skincare products, I’ll admit to being prone to excitement. …

  • The New FOREO Luna 3 Is The Softest Face Brush Ever

    I feel comfortable saying there isn’t a facial brush I haven’t tried. I …

  • First Impressions: Omorovicza Silver Savior Mask

    Since my far-from-sensitive skin rarely breaks out (knock on wood and watch me jinx it…), …

  • 5 Sephora Finds To Get Your Skin Glowing This Spring

    5 Sephora Finds To Get Your Skin Glowing …

    Is it me or is Sephora a breeding ground for spectacular skincare launches of late? What makes the issue worse is that they’re all pretty tempting. Over the past month, I’ve gotten to play with a bunch of newness and…

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    *NEW* Darphin Rose Hydra-Nourishing Oil Cream & Elixir

    *NEW* Darphin Rose Hydra-Nourishing Oil Cream & Elixir

    Stealing from the world of fragrance, the  beauty industry has successfully introduced rose and its soothing and hydrating properties to some of the most coveted skincare formulas over the years. Most of us have experienced the floral notes in toners,…

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    From The Archives: L’OCCITANE 25% Shea Butter Intensive Hand Balm

    From The Archives: L’OCCITANE 25% Shea Butter …

    There isn’t a body care classic more celebrated than the iconic L’OCCITANE hand cream. A global phenomenon, it’s very well deserving of its cult status. When the 25% Shea Butter Intensive Hand Balm launched, my first accusatory passive aggressive question…

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    MUGLER Cologne – Five New Scents For Fall

    MUGLER Cologne – Five New Scents For Fall

    Just last week, a gorgeous mailer of the just-released MUGLER Colognes landed on my desk. Within moments of opening the box and spritzing all five scents, a line from my favorite scene in ‘Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion’ immediately…

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    Quick Review: GLAMGLOW TROPICALCLEANSE Daily Exfoliating Cleanser

    Quick Review: GLAMGLOW TROPICALCLEANSE Daily Exfoliating Cleanser

    Chasing GLAMGLOW newness like it’s my job (sort of is, really), I couldn’t wait to try the newly unveiled TROPICALCLEANSE™ Daily Exfoliating Cleanser. When the mud-to-foam face washes launched circa 2014, I had been seeking a formula to complement my…

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    Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi Anti-Pollution Sunshine Serum

    Drunk Elephant D-Bronzi Anti-Pollution Sunshine Serum

    Naturally gravitating towards bronzing, tinted and ‘healthy glow’ promoting formulas, I have gone through dozens (if not hundreds) of powders, liquids and glotions. There are a handful of brilliant bronzers that work on my Eastern European complexion (that wishes it…

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    GLAMGLOW INSTAMUD 60-Second Pore-Refining Treatment

    GLAMGLOW INSTAMUD 60-Second Pore-Refining Treatment

    After two years of lip balms, moisturizers, cleanser upgrades, and countless limited editions of Gravitymud, Glamglow launched Instamud last week, expanding on my all time favorite category. Beyond enthusiastic about the brand’s iconic OG, Youthmud, I immediately felt compelled to…

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    Loving this limited edition: philosophy pure grace endless summer

    Loving this limited edition: philosophy pure grace …

    As one who naturally gravitates to clean, green, clean, crisp notes, I have relied on pure grace as a fragrance constant for almost fifteen years. This year’s seasonal launch of pure grace endless summer elevates the iconic ‘fresh out of…

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