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Skincare Dos & Don’ts

I am no aesthetician (or doctor), but I have learned {the hard way} about common skincare mistakes. Adopting a few healthy habits can help your skin look and feel infinitely better. If you have specific questions, you should definitely speak … Continue reading

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A Pink & Gold Bridal Shower

  Last weekend, my family and friends threw me the loveliest bridal shower. It was decked out in pink and gold, and guests were encouraged to wear a touch of pink. I had an absolutely beautiful day, and I wanted … Continue reading

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End-of-Summer Beauty Tips

As much as I hate to admit it, summer is winding down. The days are gradually getting shorter, the back-to-school commercials have flooded the TVs, and the nights are getting a little cooler. I think it’s really important to adjust … Continue reading

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Best Deep Conditioners

I’m trying to get my hair to a healthier state. After years of highlights and skipping cuts, the damage is starting to show. I’m on a routine now to bring it back to life. The first step: weekly deep conditioning … Continue reading

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J.Crew Launches Two Signature Fragrances

FINALLY. I have been waiting for this for a long time. J.Crew has launched their first signature fragrances. The scents, named No. 31 and No. 57, were crafted by boutique fragrance house Arquiste exclusively for the brand. Arquiste head Carlos … Continue reading

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A Personal Update

In the past few weeks, I’ve received a few emails from readers saying they noticed I’ve strayed from my normal posting schedule and that they hope to see more regular content soon. I wanted to take a quick minute to … Continue reading

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BUXOM Mascara Bar

I am loving the idea behind Buxom’s new Mascara Bar, exclusively at Sephora. You buy a Vanity Lash mascara ($22) and choose one of seven brushes to go with it. How genius is that? The brush options make for a … Continue reading

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Number 4 Haircare

I’m such a sucker for good packaging. Beauty products that are housed in interesting bottles, tubes, and jars are that much more appealing to me. When I saw the clean, modern design of Number 4 Haircare‘s product packaging, I had … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek: MAC x Brooke Shields

Actress Brooke Shields has collaborated with MAC to launch a new capsule collection this fall. Preliminary info states the collection includes a 15-pan eyeshadow palette ($85), Veluxe Pearlfusion Palettes ($44), Cremeblend Blush Duo ($31), brow set with clear brow gel … Continue reading

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Tarte Fall ’14: Rainforest After Dark

Tarte’s fall collection is all about the basics: skin, brows, and eye definition. There are a few sultry, rich hues thrown into the mix as well. Limited-edition woodgrain-style details adorn their signature eye and cheek palette and special-issue lash curler. … Continue reading

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