Purge & Splurge: 5 Green Beauty Must-haves

green beauty

It’s a new year and the perfect time to purge and splurge. That tired foundation? Toss it for high-performance coverage with enhanced skin-soothing ingredients. That chalky bronzer? Let’s find you a lit-from-within illuminizer. That dried-up mascara? Yeah, it’s time. Oh, and that so-so moisturizer? Bump it up with a serum that feeds your skin and […]

PATYKA Cleansing Oil: An Oily Skin Girl’s Dream

patyka cleansing oil

As a girl who constantly battles the breakouts, I’m always researching new ways to keep my skin clear. Want to know the remedy that has beauty lovers raving all over the web? Cleansing oils! It seems absurd, right? Why would you use oil on oily skin? But, after all the positive reviews I decided to […]

Hot Stuff: Eminence Eight Greens Phyto Masque

Oh sure, roll your eyes. I know, I know. I shell out new favorite beauty finds on a daily basis but this one just tickled me pink. Literally. I picked up the Eminence Eight Greens Phyto Masque on the advice of a day spa in Scottsdale. The owner took one look at my telltale mug […]

Good Enough to Eat (But Don’t!): Farmhouse Fresh Chocolate Mask

Farmhouse Fresh Sundae Best Chocolate Softening Mask

As tempting as it might be, resist the urge to grab a spoon and a glass of milk when you get your first taste of this facial treatment mask. Trust me, you don’t want to eat it. New from the innovators of deliciously fresh skin and body care, Farmhouse Fresh Sundae Best Chocolate Softening Mask […]

Bliss for Your Kiss: 10 Reasons to Love Epic Blend Lip Balms

epic blend lip balm

Epic Blend Premium Lip Balms glide smoothly on lips to naturally moisturize and hydrate using top ingredients. See what Epic Blend’s Vegan, Hemp and More Moisture lip balms are all about. Your lips deserve it. In elementary school, I was obsessed with lip balm. As a sports-phobic kid of more unique interests and hobbies, I […]

Yuzen Box: Inspiring Moments of Zen

Yuzen Boxes filled with luxurious items cultivate serene and euphoric experiences inspiring zenful and beautiful living. Everyone needs their happy place — that dreamy destination insulated from cubicles, screaming toddlers or bank statements. It’s a faraway tranquil sanctuary thousands of miles away from life’s everyday monotony and hardships. I find repose in Maui’s breathtaking beaches […]

Simply Sweet Body Scrubs: Fresh from the Kitchen

Simply Sweet Body Scrubs

Confession: I am a lazy Spa Girl. While I love the all-natural feel of do-it-yourself home spa concoctions, I tend to opt for the convenience of pre-packaged products. One product, however, that I have had a challenge finding in that perfectly pre-packaged version with a DIY feel … body scrubs. Many of the ones I’ve […]

New! LATHER Summer Body Oils

Lather Body Oil

When you can’t beat the heat, join it. Embrace the best of summer’s temperatures and temperaments with the new LATHER Summer Body Oils. They nourish skin with essential oils that glisten in the sun and scents that linger in the summer breeze. Inspired by LATHER’s in-store Blending Bars, these handcrafted oils are a blend of […]

Kaeng Raeng: Detox in a Box + Discount

Kaeng Raeng

Yesterday morning I had a full-fledged dizzy spell. A major one. My fingers were flying across the keyboard as usual and out of nowhere, my eyes and brain lost connection, my vision went fuzzy and I felt on the cusp of losing consciousness. I panicked and willed myself up out of my chair, pacing back […]

BeautySage Advice: Shop Proven Beauty Finds


Yippee! We’ve discovered yet another beauty site we love. Hard to believe but it’s true. BeautySage is a new website that sells only the cream of the top beauty brands that actually deliver on their promises. If a product claims to smooth wrinkles, well, it better, or it gets removed from the site. The chemistry […]