Tag Archives: body lotion

Budget Beauty: Trader Joe’s Pumpkin Body Butter

Weird fact about me: I rarely use body lotion. I hate the way it feels on my skin. And I really don’t like body butter. I also don’t like smelling like food products. When a friend gave me Trader Joe’s … Continue reading

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Skin As Soft As Your Favorite Well-Worn Tee

Splendid, the company known for its ultracomfy tees, pants, and loungewear, has extended its obsession with soft…to your skin. Splendid Body Care launched with the goal of getting your skin silky-smooth and touchable. The debut collection, which includes 5 pieces, … Continue reading

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Love Is In The Air With…Philosophy Sweet On You Set

If you’re flying solo this V-Day, what better way to celebrate the hallmark holiday than indulging in beauty treatments? Philosophy’s Sweet On You set ($25) lets you get into the holiday spirit while forgetting that it feels like you’re the … Continue reading

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Love Is In The Air With…Tokyo Milk Bon Bon Shea Butter Lotion in Gin & Rosewater

Last year, I did a series leading up to Valentine’s Day that featured products that related to the holiday (or were just housed in cute pink and red packaging). People really seemed to like it, so I decided to do … Continue reading

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The Jersey Cow

I love the recycled-plastic packaging of Jersey Cow bath and body products. The adorable patterned cows in gorgeous color combos would look so pretty perched on a vanity or bathroom counter. And what’s inside the bottles is pretty great, too: … Continue reading

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A Clear Path to Super Skin

Dr. Nick Perricone, of celebrated skincare line Perricone M.D., debuts this month a new line called Super. Superfoods are the foundation of this line, which looks geared to the younger set with bright colors and graphic packaging. The ingredients read … Continue reading

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Summer-Scented Skin

Bath & Body Works released a new line of Summer Vanillas, a collection of vanilla-based scents tinged with light summery topnotes. The Coconut Vanilla body lotion ($10) is perfect for warm weather. I will preface this post by saying that … Continue reading

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Hampton Sun: Smart Sunbathing

Hampton Sun, a new line of sun-protection and skincare products developed by Manhattanites who summer in the Hamptons, aims to promote a safe-sun lifestyle with a little luxury. The line includes sunscreen, sunless tanners, and after-sun care. All products are … Continue reading

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While Away Summer Days with Philosophy Beach Girl Set

Philosophy is known for their cute, retro-inspired packaging and sweet, food-based scented body and hair washes. Their latest release, Beach Girl, sticks to the tried-and-true formula. The adorable box bears an image of a smiling little girl wading into the … Continue reading

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Recession Beauty – Drugstore Finds, Pt. 2: Skincare

The Recession Beauty series on drugstore treasures continues! Today we focus on skincare. The drugstore aisles, in some cases, are better than the halls of a dermatologist’s office or cosmetics counters at high-end department stores. No matter what your skin … Continue reading

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