Power Powders: 6 Facial Cleansing Powders

facial cleansing powders

Put a little muscle behind your complexion cleansing routine. Stopping dulling cellular build-up in its tracks, facial cleansing powders are the newest superheroes of radiant skin. Part topical exfoliator, part cleanser and part fairy dusty, the latest formulations are packed with innovative and highly effective ingredients. Plus, you can easily integrate one into your daily […]

Extreme Dream Cream: Three Milk Ageless Night Cream from Farmhouse Fresh

Three Milk Ageless Night Cream from Farmhouse Fresh

Product review: New Farmhouse Fresh Three Milk Ageless Night Cream firms and hydrates with retinol, advanced firming peptides and botanical milks. How much would you give for a night cream that delivers glowing, lusty, silky smooth by morning? Maybe a couple hundred bucks? Your first born? How about $45? Well, hang on to your spa […]

Must-Have Skincare Power Tools

Clarisonic Opal

Get under your skin with these cool skincare tools. A new year heading our way and with it comes the itch to shed our shells and prep our profiles for the fresh road ahead. These home tools put the power of complexion perfection in your hands. A warning though: If you have sensitive or easily […]

7 Facial Masks to Unmask a New You

best facial masks

The best facial masks for coaxing the glow from your complexion. If you’re anything like me and the rest of the entire U.S. population, you’ve polished off your last gingerbread cookie for a while. The time to trade the spoils of the holiday season starts now and to kick it off, start with your skin. Get your […]

Best Moisturizers for Every Age: Drugstore vs. Department Store Brands VIDEO

A comparison of drugstore vs. department store daily facial moisturizers. We get this question a lot: What’s the best moisturizer? The pricey department store brand with all the bells and whistles and an occasional free gift with purchase? Or that drugstore brand that comes minus the slick packaging and the hefty price tag? The answer: […]

Smokin’ Hot Beauty Trend: Charcoal

charcoal

Fire up your beauty routine with a dose of charcoal. Charcoal is hot. And we’re not talking about grills and barbecues. We’re talking beauty and cleansing products that dig deep to detoxify and balance your complexion. While it may seem the most unlikely ingredient for a deep clean, natural charcoal purifies skin by drawing out and […]

Why It’s Ridiculously Easy to Fall in Love with IT Cosmetics

IT Cosmetics Spring Collection

I didn’t expect to fall in love. But I did. Hard. The new Your Skin But Better CC+ Cream Illumination from IT Cosmetics is the real deal. It’s a full coverage foundation with SPF 50+ UVA/UVB broad spectrum protection along with a brightening color corrector, anti-aging serum, pore-minimizing primer, dark spot corrector and moisturizing day […]

Best Tan Ever: Summer Sun from Million Dollar Tan

million dollar tan sunless tanner

On the hunt for the best sunless tanner? Here’s one in a million! I’m going out on the proverbial limb and stating unequivocally that this is the best damn self-tanner I have yet to get my hands on (you read it here, folks). Summer Sun Sunless Tanning Mousse from Million Dollar Tan goes on like […]

Sole Savers: Help for Dry, Cracked Heels

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Nothing spoils a pretty pedicure more than embarrassingly dry or cracked heels (ewww). Soothe and repair heels with these products, specifically formulated for feet with attitude. Here are a few tried-and-true sole savers to get you back on your feet! Get Fresh Poor Soles Foot Moisture Stick, $15.50 at getfresh.net – A portable moisturizing stick […]

Mother’s Day Gifts with a Side of Spa

mothers day gift guide

Mother’s Day gifts for the spa at heart. Scratchin’ your noggin again on what to give on that one day a year we celebrate moms? We’re here to help! Mother’s Day is a day to remember those soulful people in your life who drop everything to make sure you have gossip mags and chicken soup […]