The Importance of Primers in Your Makeup Routine

By Maddy Berry  The other week while shopping at Sephora, one of their sales associates suggested I pair my Fenty Beauty Pro Filtr foundation with the Fenty Beauty primer. As I usually put full trust in the knowledge of the Sephora associates, I took her advice and decided to splurge on the 32$ primer. I…

Brand Review: Laneige

By Erica Weston  Being a total beauty junkie, it’s hard to get completely amped up on all the new products that penetrate the market.  It can be overwhelming. And now with a surge of interest in Korean skincare brands, where do you even start?! I’ve spent some time with some products from Laneige, a popular…

An Ode To Honeymoon Glow

By Marie Chazoule  Exfoliating serums. How do we feel about them? Personally, I love them. One in particular that I’ve come to know and adore is Farmacy’s new Honeymoon Glow Resurfacing Night Serum. It is meant to resurface, hydrate and clarify your skin with its whopping 14% AHA/BHA/gentle flower acids blend. The hyaluronic acid and…

Pollution & Skincare: How to Protect Your Skin Against Its Harmful effects

By Erica Weston  A ‘’sun-worshipper”…that’s what my dad used to call me when I was in high school, spending those endless summer days outside with my friends.  I cherished that bronzy glow I got every summer. But now being an adult, I have to take a much more cautious approach, especially year-round. And with so…

Sephora v. Ulta Rewards: Which is Better?

By Maddy Berry If you’re anything like me, you love a good rewards program (especially at beauty stores.) But what makes a “good rewards program?” The two top beauty stores, Sephora and Ulta, both use rewards programs. But which is better? Sephora has three tiers of rewards programs. Considering the top two have a yearly…

Feed Your Skin With These Natural At-Home Remedies

By Rebecca Grambone I am a firm believer that incorporating a healthy and balanced diet into your lifestyle can do wonders for your skin. As the body’s largest organ, our skin requires just as much attention and care as any other part of our body. By eating foods rich in antioxidants and healthy fats, we…

The Benefits Of Face & Body Cupping

By Joan Lee Facial tools are all the craze right now and there’s one set of facial/body tools that has caught my attention recently and that is the face and body silicone cups. I received a cupping set from the generous Solaris Laboratories, better known for their Gua Sha tool and Rose Quartz rollers, and…

I Got My First Facial—Here’s What to Expect

By Taylor Lane I consider myself to be pretty knowledgeable when it comes to all things beauty, especially skincare. I test new products, and have set a consistent routine for what works for my skin. For the last year I have developed adult acne and I figured this was a part of getting older (I…