Eye Cream
Mon 01.28

DeVita Natural Skin Care: Lipstick Without the Ick

I’m not big on New Year’s resolutions. I figure if you want to do something…don’t wait…change it now! That said I couldn’t help but make a few. In 2013 I want to start running outdoors, I want to make it to a 9pm Barry’s Bootcamp class (I’m just curious to see the kind of crowd […]

Wed 01.16
Travel Snob Essentials

Travel Snob Essentials: Fly Girl

I’m on a plane almost weekly, and there are a few essential products that I always bring with me. On long haul trips to Europe or Asia, I don’t wear any makeup. Why clog your pores when the people around you are probably sleeping anyway? In spite of its deceptively appropriate shape, the aisle in a plane is not a runway…

Fri 01.04

NARSskin Travel Sets: Straighten Up and Fly Right

Have some exciting travel plans for 2013? The new NARS skincare line has us all packed and ready! These sets are perfect for my many upcoming trips – all of our favorite necessities in FDA-approved sizing, which means I can use this during the long, dry flight. I’m obsessed with the luminous moisture cream and […]

Fri 12.28

Best New Beauty Launch of 2012: Restorsea

Why is it that all of the best things are discovered by accident? Restorsea’s founder Patricia Pao was on a chance trip to a Norwegian hatchery when she realized that she had found the fountain of youth (I’m exaggerating just a touch, but this is as close as we’re getting, ladies!). She saw the power […]

Wed 12.26

Natura Bisse: Shine Bright like a Diamond

Santa didn’t bring you everything your heart desired? Why not treat yourself! I prefer diamonds but if that’s not in the budget, you can get diamonds of another kind– from Natura Bisse. I’ve been using Natura Bisse since college, and from the very first Diamond Cream, I was hooked. I spent more time in the […]

Fri 11.30

Sentara Eye Balm and White Flower Cream: Hydration Elation

After loving Sentara’s all weather cream, I started to try other products from the line. Usually when a brand’s beauty treatments are used in conjunction, the results are better (not always, but I wanted to try this out since I had such a great experience), and this time, they were! The unusual consistency of the […]

Thu 10.18

Restorsea: Baby Salmon Soft

I was sent lab samples of Restorsea a month ago. After reading about it in ELLE, I had very high expectations of the natural enzymes used in the cream. It’s the first product to use Vibransea™, a proprietary complex containing a natural enzyme that is released during Norwegian baby salmon hatching. It boasts the same […]

Fri 09.28

Kiehl’s Rosa Arctica Lightweight Cream and Eye Cream: Dream Team

You guys know me: I’m super-snobby about what I put on my face. However, I always maintain that high price is not always indicative of great quality (most times, you’re just shelling out for expensive models and ad campaigns). Kiehl’s has been my go-to for basics since college, especially during season transitional months. Their Ultra-Facial […]

Fri 08.17

Own Lifting Eye Cream: In Pursuit of a Boost

A summer of constant jet lag and even more travel (now to Martha’s Vineyard) have left my eyes looking a little…sallow. Even haggard, if you will. Whatever I call them, it’s not good. I need an eye cream that breathes new life into them, stat. Unfortunately, it looks like Own’s Lifting eye cream isn’t the […]