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Fri 12.13

Proactiv+: Beyond The Three Step Solution

Proactiv+ works…it just does. It’s formulated with the same actives as countless other products, but somehow their trio of products is more effective without smelling bad or over drying your skin (their step 2 product is drying, but if you cut it down from the recommended three times to one or add in a moisturizing SPF to the trio of products, your skin should be fine).

Wed 08.21

Rose-Inspired Clé de Peau Beauté Collection – Pure Luxury

It has been a few weeks since I went to the launch event for the Fall 2013 Clé de Peau collection and I’ve been dying to share everything I learned! The stunning rose-inspired collection was showcased in a Chelsea flower shop to hit the message of the market fresh, floral inspiration home.

Fri 06.28

Fight Marshmallow Face with Dr. Perricone

I’m not one of those people who can sleep for four hours and wake up looking “normal” and I’m definitely not someone who can cry and not wake up with a puffy mess of a face the next day. Cooling face masks work well to tame my marshmallow face, but I tend to get up no more than 15 minutes before I have to jet out the door so I usually don’t have time for that.

Fri 06.14

Dangene Skincare Program: Three’s Company

I’ve always adhered to a 7-10 step skincare routine, but now I’ve found a way to get by on just 3! For a recent two-day trip to NYC, I wanted only carry-on products. Dangene’s antioxidant-rich program was just what the dermatologist ordered! She calls herself a “personal trainer for your skin” (visit the Institute of … Continue reading Dangene Skincare Program: Three’s Company

Mon 05.27

Restorsea Event: Beauty, Bubbly, and Bergdorf’s

Last week, Kelly and I made a trip to NYC to help host Restorsea’s beauty event at Bergdorf Goodman. Thanks to everyone who came out for the evening! Fun as promised, no? We loved introducing friends and readers to the line. I think it’s safe to say you’ll all soon be as obsessed with it … Continue reading Restorsea Event: Beauty, Bubbly, and Bergdorf’s

Thu 04.25

Jurlique Herbal Recovery Gel: Kiss from a Rose

Since I’ll be traveling a lot this summer, I’m already assembling a heatproof beauty plan. The balancing act between keeping your skin hydrated in the sun and preventing gross, sticky sweat is not an easy one. I’ll be on the East Coast (humid) and in Taiwan (even more humid), so the heavy creams are staying … Continue reading Jurlique Herbal Recovery Gel: Kiss from a Rose

Thu 04.11

Stemulation Serum and Creme Set: Hope Turns to Reality

There are a lot of products that are nice – it smells good, feels good and is full of hope that you take on faith. But very few have immediately noticeable effect. This line was recommended by name friend who owns Temptress Cosmetics in El Segundo. She said to use it for one month and … Continue reading Stemulation Serum and Creme Set: Hope Turns to Reality

Fri 03.22

Kiehl’s Powerful Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate: Donate to Educate

Philanthropic beauty brand Kiehl’s is donating $50,000 to science education through, and until April 15th, is allowing its customers to choose which schools and organizations will receive the money (I sent $25 to Math Mania Manipulatives!). The funds are coming from the sales of Kiehl’s new limited edition Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate, an antioxidant rich … Continue reading Kiehl’s Powerful Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate: Donate to Educate

Thu 03.21

By Terry Spring Launches

By Terry launched three key products for Spring (see their makeup looks here). I’m a nail polish freak so I was most interested in those. They’ve launched what they’re calling a base coat serum – By Terry Regenerating Nail Base – that’s designed to stimulate nail growth by replenishing oxygen to nail keratin, while also … Continue reading By Terry Spring Launches