Bold claim, I know, but for me, it couldn't more true. I briefly raved about how much I loved this eye cream in my Instytutum brand review, and now that 2 months has passed, it's time for the in-depth review CONTINUE READING →

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Earlier this year I mentioned that one of my goals was to take better care of my body, because how ridiculous would it look if I had bright smooth skin on my face but dull rough skin everywhere else? To prevent remedy (too late for prevention sadly) the situation, I’m sharing some of my current favorite body care products to take care of my skin from the neck down.

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With the Sephora VIB sale in full swing + a billion other sales going on, it’s hard to not throw money at these retailers, and you know, buy everything. Trust me, I have the long-ass wishlist to prove it…

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I know many of my recent product features have been on the pricier end, so today I want to share some of my favorite affordable skincare products, all which are under $20 except for one, but you’ll see why soon…

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I strongly believe that the key to healthy hair is a healthy scalp, and the key to a healthy scalp is to treat it as an extension of our face. I already use a scalp exfoliant weekly and love scalp oils as a pre-shampoo treatment, so scalp toners? Why not!

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Once upon a time, I loved being in sun and hated wearing sunscreen. I know, the horrors. By the time I realized my mistake, my skin had lost its glow and looked dull + uneven. After countless products and trials + errors, I’ve finally found a brightening routine that works.

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I know I talk a lot about expensive products on here, but when I do find ones that are affordable + effective, believe me I’ll be waving them in your face like a fanatic evangelical with their bibles screaming “YOU NEED JESUS THIS!”

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In celebration of National Consignment Day (which is today…I know, everyday is a day for something!), I’d like to share why consignment is the smart, sustainable way to shop for fashion, and why The RealReal is one of my go-to retailer.

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It’s always exciting when a brand you love releases a new product, and even more so when it’s a product you actually enjoy using. In this case, it’s a sleeping mask by Klairs that promises to brighten + hydrate + prevent aging. Plus it’s super fun to use.

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As much as I love having options, I’m also easily overwhelmed. So it’s refreshing to see that a brand like Instytutum with their single range of just 10 products when most brands are screaming “MOAR!” in today’s beauty industry.

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Surprisingly this quarter’s empties actually contains some makeup, which happen about as often as solar eclipses (though we did have one just this last month, so there you go). Anyways, time to judge these empties for what they are: amazing, a-ok, or just plain awful.

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Skincare by nature is very personal, yet beauty companies try to fit us into a single category like “dry” or “oily” or “acne-prone“. Luckily there are brands out there that recognize and respect the individuality of our skin and understand that there’s no one-solution-fits-all product…

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It happens to the best of us, where we feel like we’ve lost our energy and our motivation to keep going. No matter what the cause of the burn out is, I’ve found that the common denominator is a lack of balance in life, and here are a few ways I’ve found to restore that balance…

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