Konjac Cleansing Puffs Make Washing Your Face Way Easier

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Ever since our trip to Korea, I’ve been obsessed with Korean beauty products. Granted, this trend in skincare is Japanese in origin, I first discovered Konjac cleansing puffs at The Face Shop, a Korean beauty brand. An avid, avid, avid Clarisonic user, the idea of gently exfoliating and deep cleansing has been one of my key goals with my face. …

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Peter Thomas Roth FIRMx Peeling Gel Really Exfoliates. Also, Kinda Fun.

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When I was a kid, one of the weird things I liked to do was to put Elmer’s Glue on my fingers, then peel it off. “Look! My skin is peeling off!” I’d say. Well, it turns out that not much has changed since I’ve “grown up.” Only now, I really put a lot of effort in to making my …

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Phenomenal Woman… We Still Need to Hear It.

Yesterday, a truly phenomenal woman passed, Maya Angelou. While you pretty much had to be living under a rock to miss this tidbit of news. It was truly  touching to see the world mourn the loss of someone who had given us so much. Especially in this day and age where poetry, literature, heck, even activism takes second fiddle to …

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Skipping Showers: The Next Hot Beauty Trend?

Back in the 4th grade, we had a special “health” class where she wheeled in the film projector, and loaded up a film… probably from the early 70′s. The film went over some of the changes us tweens would have to look forward to over the next ten years, you know, stuff like pimples, greasy hair, hair. Anyway, when the subject of …

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Lessons from a Sunless Tanner Noob

Fake tans and white teeth. It’s a California cliché. But I figure clichés come from somewhere. Now, I’ve dabbled here and there with sunless tanners. Like, twice to be exact. I’m no expert and nowhere along the lines of Snooki or the Kardashians (is it me or are they particularly orange?) Anyway… since coming back to California and living in …

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Why Do You Wear Makeup?

Over the weekend I joked what life would be like without makeup… Sometimes I wish I looked good without makeup, but then… what would I do in the morning? Just leave the house like whatever? — Jennine Jacob (@thecoveted) April 5, 2014 Of course, I leave the house all the time without makeup. People ask, “What happened?” most of those …

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Review: Peter Thomas Roth Un-Wrinkle Peel Pads

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There are three major things you can do for your skin to keep it looking fresh. Cleanse, moisturize and exfoliate. I’ve been a fan of exfoliation since my teens, it’s the quickest get rid of those dead skin cells. However, many exfoliators can be quite harsh, and even damage your skin. I learned this during a facial, when I went …

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