I'm not a huge "naturalist" by any means, but the older I get, the more I feel like I need to cut out the known bad ingredients from my diet, my household items, and especially from my skin care. I'm not hardcore (it's simply too exhausting), but I am aware of ingredient lists. So … Continue reading Harvest Time: Farm-Fresh Beauty Picks
Love: Traveling. Loathe: Cramming all my liquid beauty products into a quart-size baggie. Read on for some TSA-friendly goodies coming onboard with me this summer. I'm not a big fan of de-potting and decanting, but with a magnetic de-potting clutch this cute, complete with drop-down mirror, I just may have to … Continue reading The Beauty Editor’s Vanity: Travel Edition
In my latest story for Composure Magazine (I've officially joined them as the new beauty editor — keep an eye out for my stories in the next issue, Issue 10, out in March), I list four easy things that'll do wonders for your beauty game, from protecting your hair and face while you sleep to wearing … Continue reading It’s Not Too Late! Beauty Resolutions That’ll Do Wonders For Your Skin & Hair
In Korea and Japan, women have long considered skin care the key to good makeup. Only a strict skin care regimen of layering products, patting into skin for proper absorption and facial massage can prep skin to “eat” your makeup well, with foundation melting into skin and imparting a natural finish, as opposed to … Continue reading Asian Skin Care, De-mystified
For me, the cutting edge beauty looks coming down the runway are just as exciting as the clothes, bags and shoes. And while I certainly can't incorporate every makeup trend spotted on the catwalk (purple eyebrows, anyone?), one growing trend I can get on board with is the incorporation of skin care as the foundation of … Continue reading New York Fashion Week’s Best Accessory? Skin Care!