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The Best Natural Deodorant

Megababe Rosy Pits Deodorant

I am fairly certain that over the course of my past three pregnancies and nursing cycles, I tried every single aluminum free natural deodorant on the market. Some of them just don’t keep you dry or fresh, and almost all of them turned my armpits bright red. My skin is sensitive, and most scents irritate it. The best natural deodorant is the Megababe Rosy Pits Daily Deodorant. Some of us crunchies will be hyped to hear it’s made  with sage…

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The Best At Home Manicure You Need To Know About Now

The Best At Home Manicure You Need To Know About Now

I remember a recent conversation very clearly that I with my mother BC (before COVID-19). I told her that the one thing that makes me feel put together more than anything is having a manicure. For this admitted gel addict, the closure of nail salons was just the tip of the iceberg of mounting stress, uncertainty, and fear surrounding the coronavirus pandemic. I am that friend who received countless memes of nail roots in my DM’s the day non-essential businesses…

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The Best Concealer For Dry Under Eyes

tarte Maracuja Creaseless Undereye Concealer

I recently tried Tarte Maracuja Creaseless Undereye Concealer for my seasonally dry under eyes and it worked wonders. If you are currently suffering from the same condition, give it a whirl. There are a lot of mixed reviews, and I do understand why. Here is the breakdown:…

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Microneedling Anti-Wrinkle Retinol Patches That Actually Work

Peace Out Microneedling Anti Wrinkle Retinol Patches

I’m nearing a moment many women reach in their thirties: it’s probably time to start getting Botox or Dysport. However, I am slowly stopping nursing, so I have to wait as it is recommended that you pump and dump milk for four days after treatment and that makes so sense to me at the moment for a multitude of reasons. I’ve been looking for methods to smooth things over (hardy har) until the big day arrives. I found Microneedling Anti-Wrinkle…

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Honest Review Of Crème de la Mer Moisturizer

La Mer Crème de la Mer Moisturizer Review

True life: I tried La Mer Crème de la Mer Moisturizer for six weeks straight. I was fed up with my winter skin and decided to pull out all the stops when I had a 30% off coupon. Despite the fact that this cream costs $180 per ounce, it has a multiple-decades-long cult following. I wore only Crème de la Mer as my daytime moisturizer for six weeks and here is what happened:…

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The Best Heat Protectant For Hair

drybar hot toddy heat protectant mist

Winter is a lazy hair lady’s worst nightmare. The sad truth for some of us is that there are some days that are simply to cold to skip the blow dryer. Between post-partum hair loss, breakage, and bleach fry, my mane was in need of a bodyguard. I’ve tried so many heat protectants that I was convinced they just weren’t a thing that works.…

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5 Best Ways To Get Winter Skin Relief

5 Best Ways To Get Winter Skin Relief

For some of us, dry January has a meaning other than laying off the booze. Today is National Winter Skin Relief Day, and since I am a serious sufferer of winter skin probs, I’ve been experimenting with many methods to find the cure for my cracked cuticles (and, well, everything else). In addition to drinking at least a gallon of water a day (I stay on it using this bottle), I’m finally managing scaley skin season using these methods. Here…

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Gift Guide For The Beauty Lover

Jo Malone Christmas Cracker

Buying a gift for the beauty buff in your life can be intimidating. The choices are endless, but the holiday season is truly the best time of year to buy beauty, as gift sets tend to get you the most bang for your buck. Whether you’re stocking up or shopping for the friend who always gives you the best skincare tips and knows the best lipstick shades, prepare to impress with these. Here is my shoppable gift guide for the…

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5 Best Beauty Gift Sets To Give And Get

Shiseido Ultimate Wrinkle Smoothing Eye Set

I know I touched on this last week, but I’m bringing it back up again for good reason: the holiday gift sets at Sephora are not to be missed. My favorite dry shampoo deal has returned, and I’ll be stocking up to last through the spring once again. There are four more that I will be buying for myself and as gifts. Here are the 5 best beauty gifts sets to give and get from Sephora:…

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