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As we slowly creep into warmer weather, it’s easy to start thinking about popping bottles under the sun. Who doesn’t want a little sparkling prosecco while having an amazing brunch with friends or loved ones? Fortunately, for those who are alcohol-free or sober curious, there are a variety of non-alcoholic and dealcoholized options that may […]

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Aerophobia: Fear of Flying and How I Manage It

It all started after a rough flight from NYC into Boston. I was visiting my long-distance boyfriend, the stormy weather was atrocious, and I’m pretty sure we fell out of the sky for a few seconds. My aerophobia, or fear of flying, is something millions of people in the United States (and worldwide!) experience every […]

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20 Best Foods For Clear Glowing Skin

Building healthier-looking skin takes more than just SPF and a good skincare routine. Incorporating the best foods for clear glowing skin is just as important. Similar to how certain foods have been found to help those with acne-prone skin, having a diet filled with healthy fats and rich in vitamins certainly helps in improving our […]

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22 Inspirational Sobriety Quotes

Sometimes, staying sober can be really fucking hard—it’s really all about taking it one day at a time. It’s helpful to lean on others who have been through the same journey. I have found that reading inspirational sobriety quotes from others who have been through it has been immensely helpful.  22 Inspirational Sobriety Quotes Why […]

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The 5 Best Drugstore Eyeshadow Palettes

When I was in high school, I remember spending hours slinking through the beauty aisles at my local drugstore or Target. I loved seeing the latest product each brand came out with. I frequently tried to swatch products on my hands when I knew I shouldn’t (I mean, who doesn’t do this?). There’s nothing more […]

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I rarely like to switch up my foundation—I’m a diehard Alima Pure Satin Matte Foundation stan. However, when I saw that one of the best-selling foundations on Amazon was a brand I’d never heard of, I knew I had to purchase and write an honest Magic Minerals Airbrush Foundation review for my blog. Unfortunately, most […]

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Healthy Recipes For Acne

Achieving healthy skin and a clear complexion takes more than just facial cleansers and the right SPF. It’s often an inside job, too. Thankfully, healthy recipes for acne help restore balance within the body, promoting clear skin and a happy gut. After years of trying out different skincare products, from moisturizers to sunscreens, to retinol […]

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Minimalist Travel Makeup

I love traveling, but I don’t love packing for my adventures. There are some vacations where I will go balls to the walls and throw my whole closet into my suitcase. And there are other trips where I try to pack light and only include travel-friendly beauty products. I like to pack makeup in one […]

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Skinfix Triple Lipid Peptide Cream

I was first introduced to the eczema-focused brand long before I ever tried the Skinfix Triple Lipid-Peptide Cream. It was 2016, I was a newly minted assistant beauty editor at Family Circle magazine, and was in the throes of learning as much as I could about the beauty industry.  I remember having a deskside meeting […]

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how to stay sober

Two weeks ago, I wrote about my struggle with alcohol, my rock bottom moment, and my five months of sobriety. While it’s been a bit of a rollercoaster, there have been many things that have helped me stay sober since I first hopped on this ride in April.  For me, staying sober has required three […]

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