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This Is The Best Paula’s Choice Skincare Routine
Beauty | Skincare

This Is The Best Paula’s Choice Skincare Routine

The first time I met Paula Begoun of Paula’s Choice, I was mesmerized. Assertive, incredibly knowledgeable, and with a no-bullshit attitude, Begoun is an industry veteran who’s been around the block and really knows skincare.  I met Begoun at a media event for beauty editors about six years ago. Her PR agency booked a lovely…

How To Build a Skin Cycling Routine That Actually Works For You
Beauty | Skincare

How To Build a Skin Cycling Routine That Actually Works For You

You know that old phrase, “Look good, feel good?” I’ve found it rings so true when I’m tending to my sensitive skin. Regardless of skin type, having a proper skincare routine can help soothe skin conditions like rosacea, eczema, and acne. But, sometimes, seeing so many trends on social media can make it hard to…

Define Slugging Skincare: What You Need to Know About This Life-Changing Beauty Hack
Beauty | Skincare

Define Slugging Skincare: What You Need to Know About This Life-Changing Beauty Hack

In case you’re new around here, I’ve been dealing with hormonal acne and dry skin since the dawn of time. Back when the pandemic started in March 2020, and TikTok became everyone’s favorite pastime, the concept of “slugging” your skin continuously popped up on my FYP. Most notably from Charlotte Palermino, a New York City-based…

20 Best Foods For Clear Glowing Skin
Beauty | Food | Health | Skincare

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…

The 5 Best Drugstore Eyeshadow Palettes That’ll Make Your Eyes Pop
Beauty | Makeup

The 5 Best Drugstore Eyeshadow Palettes That’ll Make Your Eyes Pop

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…

My Honest Magic Minerals Airbrush Foundation Review
Beauty | Makeup

My Honest Magic Minerals Airbrush Foundation Review

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…

Why I’m Obsessed With The Skinfix Triple Lipid Peptide Cream
Beauty | Skincare

Why I’m Obsessed With The 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…

7 Vitamins That Help With Acne
Beauty | Health | Skincare

7 Vitamins That Help With Acne

Although I’ve recently resorted to spironolactone to help control my hormonal acne, there were multiple vitamins and mineral supplements I tried to help keep breakouts at bay and control oil production. Some were definitely helpful, while others were truly, truly disastrous (looking at you, vitamin B12). Unfortunately for me, taking specific vitamins (and adhering to…