Category Archives: skin

moisturizers, lotions, masks & cleansers

la roche-posay physiological cleansing gel2

leave it to me to get totally fired up over a face wash, but if you only knew how much i dread washing my face before bed you would understand. i have searched far and wide for the best evening … Continue reading

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sebamed q10 age defense cream0

did you know that your skin has an optimum pH of 5.5? this is the level where it seals in hydration and can better protect itself from environmental stressors that cause damage. there are a lot of ways that you can bring … Continue reading

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clarins moisture replenishing lip balm2

i can’t believe it’s almost been a year since i saw lupita nyong’o drop a little blue tube of lip balm into pharrell’s hat at the oscars. while that may be just about the most random way to find out … Continue reading

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olay regenerist micro-sculpting cream0

as if the cold air doesn’t do enough damage, the late nights and lack of sleep that come with the holidays can really wreak havoc on my skin. knowing that my face needs a little extra love this time of … Continue reading

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neutrogena 7-day retinol road test2

a major skincare overhaul is not normally something that i’m game for, but every once in awhile the claims are so good that i just can’t resist. neutrogena asked me to road test their rapid wrinkle repair products for seven … Continue reading

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pretty gifty: paul & joe hand cream0

who: your beauty entourage – hair stylist, masseuse, nail artist, aesthetician etc. what: paul & joe’s deeply hydrating hand cream, coming in scents like rose, geranium and orange why: pretty much anything from this adorably packaged and luxuriously formulated line would make the … Continue reading

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mark. holiday exclusives0

this time of year calls for two very important beauty essentials: party-ready eyeshadow and a do-it-all balm that solves a range of beauty dilemmas, from chapped lips to flyaways. thankfully, my friends at mark. have us completely covered in both departments with … Continue reading

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glossier phase 1 set2

i’ve been following emily weiss closely ever since this happened, and whether you watched her on the hills or you’re a fan of her internet empire into the gloss, the truth remains that she really knows her stuff when it comes … Continue reading

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first aid beauty ultra repair liquid recovery1

something has been a little off with my skin lately. blame it on the breastfeeding, or maybe the early mornings, but the fact is that things have been looking kind of dull and tired. knowing that i needed to add … Continue reading

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m-61 jetglow cream0

well, it’s happened. i have fallen for a $92 face cream and i almost wish it wasn’t true, but facts are facts and the fact is that m-61 jetglow cream has changed my face tremendously. this stuff is truly worth its weight in … Continue reading

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