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Beauty Gifts to Give (But Mostly to Receive): Editor’s Vanity From Composure Issue 14

In the latest issue of Composure, I pick and choose some of my beauty wish list items, both to give and (mostly) to receive. 🙂 Read on for some of the prettiest beauty out there. Dip Into Pretty Pedi Spacers in Tears of Joy—Clear I've finally tossed my nasty sponge toe separators in favor of … Continue reading Beauty Gifts to Give (But Mostly to Receive): Editor’s Vanity From Composure Issue 14

composure magazine ultimate gift guide

Composure Magazine’s Ultimate Gift Guide

Today, just some eye candy from a holiday gift guide story I worked on with Composure's contributing fashion editor, Min A. Lee (who also laid out the story). I love putting together style and beauty pages, coordinating the colors and silhouettes that will result in a harmonious story, both visually and substantively. While I'm not a … Continue reading Composure Magazine’s Ultimate Gift Guide

These Beauty Gifts Are Such a Steal: Great to Give (And Love to Receive)

Oh, decisions, decisions. From the skin care fanatic friend to the #makeupoftheday selfie aficionado, there seems to be a plethora of beauty gifts for everyone. Even better, these gift sets cost less than the actual value of the individual products, so you may well just want to get one (or two) for yourself.     … Continue reading These Beauty Gifts Are Such a Steal: Great to Give (And Love to Receive)

What I’ll Be Getting at Sephora’s VIB Sale 11/11

  What Nordstrom's Anniversary Sale is to fashion lovers, Sephora's VIB 20% off everything sale is to beauty aficionados. And now that the epic event is finally just around the corner (er, tomorrow), I've got my shopping cart filled and ready to go. It's a great time to get new products I've been meaning to try, snag full … Continue reading What I’ll Be Getting at Sephora’s VIB Sale 11/11

Gifts That Beautify — And You Don’t Even Have To Be There

  In the early days of our marriage, my husband and I gifted his mother a subscription to Netflix. Now, this may sound like the kind of gift you'd forever be made fun of for giving, but keep in mind, this was when Netflix was something only tech savvy urbanites knew about and video stores were still … Continue reading Gifts That Beautify — And You Don’t Even Have To Be There