From the Beauty Closet: Best Discoveries, Skin Care Edition

  In part two of my favorite beauty discoveries from Composure Magazine's Issue 12, I pick out my favorite skin care products that, frankly, have changed my summertime skin. My reviews below! Cosmedicine Medi-Matte Perfected Oil Control Moisturizer Broad Spectrum SPF 20: It's hard to find a good moisturizer for my T-zone that hydrates while mattifying … Continue reading From the Beauty Closet: Best Discoveries, Skin Care Edition

The Liebster Award: More Tidbits (You Never Wanted to Know) About Me

  Sometimes blogging can be a lonely venture — holed up for hours at my desk in the corner of our home, typing away and trying to envision the faceless reader to whom I will be revealing all sorts of personal info about me, whether directly (like my morning and evening skin care routines) or indirectly … Continue reading The Liebster Award: More Tidbits (You Never Wanted to Know) About Me

Thank You For the Sunshine Blogger Award Nomination

  I'm so new to blogging that when I saw that outofmythoughts of the blog smudges had nominated me for a Sunshine Blogger Award, I was truly honored. The Sunshine Blogger Award is a blogger-to-blogger award, by bloggers for bloggers who inspire with a positive message. I was honored especially because I love her blog, not just because she's … Continue reading Thank You For the Sunshine Blogger Award Nomination

Overnight Sensation: Sleeping Masks For Every Skin Type

  I’ve got to hand it to those one-sheet-mask-a-day girls you see all over Instagram. I mean, for me to set aside a good two hours for a masking session (which includes, of course, double cleansing, exfoliating, two rinse-off masks, and finishing with a nourishing sheet mask), it takes some serious planning and aforethought — … Continue reading Overnight Sensation: Sleeping Masks For Every Skin Type

The Best Tightening, Lifting, Smoothing Beauty Products for Sagging Skin, Part 2

  Yesterday I talked about some of my favorites serums (and an amazing two-part eye system) that has really turned my skin around in terms of making it feel firmed and lifted, another category of skin care that I now need thanks to age and time (and another delightful side effect of my teen years … Continue reading The Best Tightening, Lifting, Smoothing Beauty Products for Sagging Skin, Part 2