Oil
Mon 08.18
The End of Summer Glow

The End of Summer Glow: Get Up & Glow

I switch up beauty routines each season to challenge my skin, testing out new products while also keeping tried-and-true must-haves in the rotation. For over a decade, I’ve hoped that one of these regimens would give me the perfect dewy glow, and with the latest, I’ve finally cracked the code!

Wed 12.18
Sneak Preview

Sneak Preview: La Prairie Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Line

La Prairie held a splashy event to launch two new products that are the result of major innovation. They’re coming out early next year, but I had the chance to check them both out now: the Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Cream and the Cellular Swiss Ice Crystal Dry Oil, which can work separately or together.

Mon 06.10

L.A. Christine No. 3 Berry Face Oil: Sun-Kissed and Soothed

I’ve been in Punta Mita all week, and in spite of my serious dedication to sunscreen and big hats, it’s been impossible to escape the sun’s harsh rays out on the beach! The creator of No. 3 berry face oil, Lea A.C. Fulton (a.k.a. L.A. Christine), grew up in Scandinavia, so she understands the damage […]

Mon 02.25

L.A. Christine No. 3 Berry Face Oil: Take It Slow

You know I love a good oil, so of course I couldn’t pass up trying one that was sent to me. L.A. Christine’s No. 3 berry face oil is a blend of unique super berries, including Scandinavian Lingonberry, Brazilian Acai Berry, and Raspberry, that has been used for hundred and hundreds of years. They’re known […]

Wed 02.20

Sleep ‘n Beauty Silk Pillowcase: Beauty Sleep

The tagline for Sleep ‘n Beauty’s mulberry silk pillow case is “wake up young and beautiful.” If only it were that easy. The pillowcase is infused with essential oils that your skin can soak up while you sleep. Sounds like a great idea, you think. Anything anti-aging that can be done while I’m sleeping is […]

Thu 01.31

S.W. Basics Body Oil

Oils are on the rise! Long shunned out of fear, people are finally starting to realize that oils are amazing even if you have combination or oily skin. In fact a swipe of oil across my face is exactly what I need when my skin tends towards the oily side during the summer time. The […]

Fri 10.12

Tatcha: Memoirs of a Geisha

No culture is more obsessed with skincare than the Japanese (not even the French). Japanese women are famed for flawless silken skin. You weren’t born with it? Neither were they, but they know which products work. Tatcha will help you obtain perfect skin with the secrets of the geisha. I am now addicted to Tatcha […]

Thu 06.28

Top 5 Beach-Tote Essentials: Bare Necessities

It’s that time of year when I’m hopping from one island to the next in stifling heat (jetting off to Phuket in Thailand at the moment!). Which means it’s time to update the items in my cosmetic bag. I love to start July with a few refreshed products. Here, the latest goodies to find a […]

Fri 01.20

Fresh Crème Ancienne Infusion Toner: A Fresh Start

I buy Fresh Ancienne eye cream by the pack (well, two or three at a time, but that’s a pack to me!), and I’ve introduced so many friends to it who all agree: it’s one of the best eye creams on the planet! I am so excited they are launching Crème Ancienne Infusion toner. For […]