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Mon 09.21
Runway Makeup You'll Actually Want to Try

Runway Makeup You’ll Actually Want to Try

NYFW had some crazy looks this season, especially Hood by Air’s un-blended contoured faces (read: clown makeup). One place where we saw beauty that can actually inspire real women was at Theory’s show where La Prairie and makeup artist Mark Carrasquillo led the team.

Fri 09.11
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Scalp Botox and More Uses for Botox You Probably Didn’t Know

I’ll make a long story short and say that a few months ago I had a cut on my body that wasn’t healing. Nothing worked. Finally I was given a bit of Botox, and lo and behold, the small cut was healed. With that I learned that Botox has a number of uses unrelated to making wrinkles disappear.

Tue 09.08
Gemstone-Infused Body Products

Gemstone-Infused Body Products

Most of us know people who tote around crystals and gemstones, whether in their pockets or as part of jewelry. These baubles have long been used for their supposed wellness/healing properties and so they are carried for good luck and wellness.

Mon 09.07
Caring for Your Skin through Each Decade

Caring for Your Skin Through Each Decade

As we age, our skin develops different needs and we have to change our routines to keep it looking its best. How to do that, though, isn’t always clear.

Fri 09.04
Avène XeraCalm A.D Lipid-Replenishing Cleansing Oil

Avène XeraCalm A.D Lipid-Replenishing Cleansing Oil: Remain Calm

You know I love my oils. I clean and treat my face with them, and use them to moisturize my body; so you won’t be surprised that I’m in love with Avène’s Lipid-Replenishing Cleansing Oil. For one thing, oil is the best way to clean naturally, but the important thing here is the hydration and moisture retention.

Tue 09.01
Korean E-Commerce Sites

Korean E-Commerce Sites

If you’re looking for the next big thing in beauty, odds are you’ll find it on Peach and Lily or Cupidrop. Both sites stock exclusively Korean products. While much has been made about the 10-step Korean beauty routine, there’s plenty to covet even if you don’t have the time or funds for an extensive regimen.

Tue 08.18
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Top 7 Facial Scrubs: Glow Your Own Way

I know that everyone stops you short when you try to say that summer is ending, but sadly, it’s true. And with the conclusion of this beloved season, we also have to say goodbye to those days at the beach that leave you with perfect tans.

Fri 08.14
Medical Beauty Research BioChange

Medical Beauty Research BioChange: Open, Treat, Close

I recently discovered the Medical Beauty Research line of products. Though the name doesn’t sound sexy and their marketing campaign is non-existent, their products really work. The German brand was founded by dermatologists and plastic surgeons, which isn’t new, but their approach and ingredients are. The rules for caring for your skin are open, treat, … Continue reading Medical Beauty Research BioChange: Open, Treat, Close

Fri 08.14
Charlotte Tilbury x Snob Essentials

Charlotte Tilbury x Snob Essentials: The Uptown Girl

Tina’s made no secret of loving all things Charlotte Tilbury, from the Magic Cream that started it all to the Goddess Skin clay mask; so when she was asked to participate in the beauty authority’s 10 Women Takeover blog series, I have to imagine there was no hesitation.