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My Top Skin Care Picks From the Sephora Sale

Our time is upon us, beauty lovers: The annual Sephora Beauty Insider Holiday Sale is here! Here are the deets on scoring the discounts, according to Glamour: “This year the beauty behemoth is kicking off the deals with two exclusive shopping weekends for VIB Rouge members (shoppers who spend more…
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New Additions To My Skin Care Routine

Fresh Soy Face Cleanser I bought a mini of the Fresh Soy Face Cleanser in the impulse section at Sephora, and after just a few uses I was hooked; I jumped online and ordered the jumbo size well before the mini ran out. It’s a super mild cleanser with a milky-gel consistency that…
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6 Tips For Dark Circles and Tired Eyes

Once upon a time, there was a girl who never fussed with concealer: she was bright-eyed and blissfully ignorant about dark circles, puffiness, and fine lines because she was oh so young and lucky in the under-eye department. Then she joined the ranks of the self-employed, turned 30, and developed a…
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My Fave 5: Gentle But Effective Face Cleansers

My #1 skin care commandment of daily cleansing: Thou shalt not put bubbles on thine face. The synthetic detergents and surfactants in foaming cleansers give your face that “squeaky clean” feeling, but leave you feeling tight and itchy. They strip your skin of its natural moisture, which can lead to dehydration, sensitivity, peeling and flaking,…
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Every Day Sun Care Tips

Settle in, I’m about to get pretty long-winded about one of my favorite topics: skin care. Sun care is the most important step in any skin care routine, period. If your daily routine doesn’t include a good sunscreen, none of your other products really matter. “An ounce of prevention is worth a…