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The Gold Standard

The Gold Standard

Whenever I say “summertime” my mind immediately thinks “hammer time” and then before I know it I’m doing this super cool dance move either in my head or...

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Block It Out

Block It Out

So this story is about sunscreen. Not exactly the sexiest of topic, I know. But to be fair, neither...

2 months ago by

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My Better Half

Last October I woke up with the acute pain that any woman over the age of eighteen can quickly...

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My Dear Period

My Dear Period, I don’t think we’ve ever been formally introduced, you and me. One day, you...

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Cryotherapy Chills

I am a glutton for punishment. I am also very susceptible to advertising and will buy anything if it...

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Face Freeze

Face Freeze

I have a real bone to pick with rom-coms for many reasons but the current winter weather in New York...

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Under the Surface

Under the Surface

Unless you’ve been living under a rock (let’s face it, I kind of feel like I have been for the...

6 months ago by

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The Invisible System

The skin is our largest organ, and our visceral connection to the outside world. Strung along like...

7 months ago by

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In Her Words: Veronica McCarthy

Veronica got in touch with us when we put out an open call for beauty contributors. A week later we...

7 months ago by

Dear Editor

Dear Editor

Over the next few months, I’d like to write letters to the things and people in my life. Some of...

8 months ago by

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The Instagram Effect

Last week Chrissy Teigen appeared on her Instastory in nothing but a bath towel while whipping up a...

9 months ago by

Secret Service

Secret Service

You would think that after years of talking about fashion and beauty I would be a beauty guru, but...

9 months ago by

The 9 Month Beauty Bump

The 9 Month Beauty Bump

Today, I want to introduce you to Laney, who I met while she was working at Estée Lauder. More...

10 months ago by

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Bronze Ambition

The goal of seeking a tan is perhaps rooted in vanity. The goal of seeking an artificial tan at home...

1 year ago by

Face Off

Face Off

There are few things I love more than a facial. Unfortunately I don’t have a) the time b) the...

1 year ago by

The Sun

The Sun

In Los Angeles, like in Japan, actually, you often see women with umbrellas to protect themselves...

1 year ago by

Flaws and All

Flaws and All

Scars are in a beauty no-man’s land. They’re imperfections that aren’t conversation topics (or...

1 year ago by

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Would You?

If you could change your face or your body and become perfectly beautiful, and you were young enough...

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