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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 arrived without warning. I was still a child. I was such a child, I didn’t realize I was...

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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...

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The Invisible System

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

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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...

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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...

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Skin Struggles

Skin Struggles

My longest relationship is with a cyst near my right ear. We’re going on seven years. I would...

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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...

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Secret Service

Secret Service

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

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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...

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Face Off

Face Off

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

9 months ago by

The Sun

The Sun

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

10 months 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...

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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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Vive le Bush!

For the first time in my life I have a bush. It was a decision that came as a result of a...

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Living Raw with Mimi Kirk

Living Raw with Mimi Kirk

The saying goes “you are what you eat” – which, when looking at Mimi Kirk, makes...

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Jaws

Jaws

The jaw – the body part that has the potential to be as scary as the infamous killer shark....

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