• Favorite Summer Empties

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

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    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 …

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

    Beauty Heroes July Discovery: Graydon Fullmoon Serum & …

    When it comes to new skincare products, I’ll admit to being prone to excitement. Rarely does the initial excitement last, however. I get bored easily. So when Beauty Heroes sent over their July Discovery featuring Graydon, a skincare line new…

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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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    Currently Loving: LANCER Caviar Lime Peel

    Currently Loving: LANCER Caviar Lime Peel

    Whenever the season changes, I tone down the daily use of acid toners (look at that play on words!) and step into a routine that achieves deeper exfoliation twice per week. The change in indoor and outdoor temperatures often triggers…

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    Enter The Boxwalla Beauty Box Giveaway (It’s INTERNATIONAL!) but also Order One Before They Sell Out!

    Enter The Boxwalla Beauty Box Giveaway (It’…

    Opening my first Boxwalla Beauty Box felt like Gwyneth Paltrow was my Secret Santa. Curated to perfection, it introduces you to the finest finds in beauty, books, and movies with bi-monthly delivery. I’ll admit to having questionable taste both in…

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    Do You Need To Wash Your Face in the Morning? Q&A with Susie Wang of 100% Pure

    Do You Need To Wash Your Face …

    The need to wash your face each morning has to be among the most debated concepts in skincare. Should we or shouldn’t we? During a quick instalive recently, someone asked me that very question. Luckily, Susie Wang, a dear friend,…

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    KARYNG Skincare Brand Overview, My Favorites and a GIVEAWAY!|AD

    KARYNG Skincare Brand Overview, My Favorites and …

    With the magic touch experienced by some of the most radiant A-listers (Gwyneth), Dr. Karyn Grossman runs a booming dermatology practice in Santa Monica and visits NYC every month to keep her East Coast loyalists aglow. Extending her professional know-how…

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    philosophy ultimate miracle worker multi-rejuvenating retinol+superfood oil and pads

    philosophy ultimate miracle worker multi-rejuvenating retinol+superfood …

    Name: Bart. Favorite ingredient: Retinol. ← me in a nutshell If you’re like me (late thirties, enlarged pores, uneven skin tone, real signs of aging, etc.), you may want to try the new philosophy ultimate miracle worker multi-rejuvenating retinol+superfood oil and…

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