A Mother’s Day Ode: Skin Care Lessons and Beauty Memories

  I never considered my mom a vain person. She didn't wear much makeup — a dash of eyeshadow, perhaps, when she was younger, and some lipstick when she went out — and she always dressed neatly but never particularly fashionably. Much of this, of course, was all judged through a teenage lens — a teenager … Continue reading A Mother’s Day Ode: Skin Care Lessons and Beauty Memories

Estée Lauder’s Latest Gift With Purchase Is Sooo Good

  One of my earliest beauty memories — and some of my happiest with my mom — was going to the Estée Lauder counter at whatever department store was offering a gift with purchase that month. We would peruse all the gilded jars and bottles and lipsticks — this was our candy store — eager … Continue reading Estée Lauder’s Latest Gift With Purchase Is Sooo Good