Summer Essentials: Bliss FatGirlSlim

In my 20s, I never gave cellulite a thought. I’m not sure if that’s because I didn’t have any, or that 20 years ago it wasn’t such a big topic. Today, I definitely have cellulite — mostly because I haven’t … Continue reading

Summer Essentials Series: DERMAdoctor’s Total Nonscents

Summer came a little early for me this year, thanks to a wonderful week spent on the beaches of Mexico. Now that I’m back home, I’m finding myself looking forward to summer even more than I usually do. So, thought … Continue reading

How To: Heated Eyelash Curler Wands

I used to curl my lashes pretty religiously when I was in my 20s, but somewhere along the line that part of my beauty routine fell to the wayside. I expect that happened about the same time I started working … Continue reading

Hump Day Kisses: L’Oreal Infallible Lip Color in Forever Fuschia

There’s something about this time of year that seems just right for bright, bold lips. Winter is almost at its end and I’m ready for a change from the deeper tones of the season. Full of gray skies, this not-quite-winter/not-quite-spring … Continue reading

Birchbox Bonus: Vichy

Despite the disappointment I had with my first Birchbox delivery, they have totally redeemed themselves to me with this wonderful bonus box I received last week, featuring skin care items from French company, Vichy Labratoires. Exploring this box was made all the … Continue reading

On My List: SkinCeuticals C E Ferulic

One of InStyle’s 2011 Best Beauty Buys, recommended for anti-aging, as “Most potent combination of antioxidants available.” According to the manufacturer’s website: C E Ferulic® is a revolutionary antioxidant combination that delivers advanced protection against photoaging – neutralizing free radicals, helping … Continue reading