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New Vichy Idealia Life Serum

My post-vacay skincare routine has needed a bit of help – my skin is more dry than usual, slightly flaky in some places, and just needs hydration. I tried Vichy’s Idealia Life Serum on my hand, and the smooth emollient cream that melted into my skin and then absorbed so quickly into it made me […]

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Rodial Stemcell Super Food Hand Cream

I don’t even remember the last time I loved a hand cream this much. You know you really like it if you keep going into your purse to use it, right? Rodial’s Stemcell Super Food Hand Cream is everything. Rich, creamy, absorbant, and super emollient. It also has brighteners in it to make your hands […]

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New! Softlips Cube Review

All I remember, when I think of Softlips, is how it was the thing, in junior high. Makeup was a little beyond me and my friends, so our fashion currency of choice was lip balms, and at the top of the totem pole was always Softlips because they were packaged in a pretty, slim container and […]

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New Sisley Black Rose Precious Face Oil

If you’re into beauty, you know that the face care product of choice these days is a face oil, and it turns out that face oil isn’t just for dry skin anymore. A great oil is light and absorbs easily, and is as much about hydration as it is about making skin comfortable. But this […]

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The Wild Rose Beauty Balm from Neal’s Yard Remedies

Ok, anyone read The Goldfinch?  And did the constant mention of locations, brands, and other real-life details hook you as it did me?  And did anyone catch the mention of Neal’s Yard Remedies?  Just me?  Maybe it’s because I’ve had their Wild Rose Beauty Balm on my bedside table for the past month, and it’s […]

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14 Best Face Scrubs

Exfoliation is a key step in any good skin care routine. Not only does it get rid of dead skin cells, promoting smoother, more even-toned skin, it also can help your other skin care products work better. To make it easy for you to choose one, we rounded up a list of the best face […]

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Palmer’s Skin Therapy Oil

Drugstore products have been killing it this year, and if you’ve been looking for a new face oil, then you have to check out the latest from Palmer’s. Check out the ingredient list for the oil: Ingredients: Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis (Sweet Almond) Oil, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, Isopropyl Myristate, Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate, Camelina Sativa Seed […]

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Thursday Threes: Clean Your Face.

Clean skin is skin that breaks out less and looks healthier, so here’s what I’m using right now to have super clean skin. Step 1: Cleansing Cloths I love a good cleansing cloth, and my recent find are these ones from Olay’s Regenerist line. I love them because they are the thickest cleansing cloths that I […]

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The Men In Your Life Need Their Own Facewash

Please don’t tell me that the man in your life uses Ivory soap on their face (nothing against it for the body, but that stuff is a little too drying for anyone’s face), while you sit here reading beauty blogs trying to find the best products for yourself. Men need to wash their faces at […]

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The Best Spray Sunscreen of the Season

Leave it to Kiehl’s to one-up the spray sunscreen that you get at the drugstore. Some spray sunscreens that I’ve tried this season are fine mists that are almost too light – I don’t know if I’ve gotten enough coverage, and a little too often I’ve left spots uncovered and inadvertently gotten burned. But Kiehl’s […]

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