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3 Perfect Fall Fragrances For Every Personal Style

I always refresh my beauty routine at the start of every season, and that includes the fragrances I wear. Having a new go-to scent helps inspire my every day style and boost my confidence, but I also love having a few signature scents to choose from depending on my mood. I test drove some new scents, and here are my favorites for fall. Check out these 3 perfect fall fragrances to suit every personal style.…

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5 Best SS2018 NYFW Beauty Trends

One of the things I look forward to most during Fashion Week is the new (or revived) upcoming beauty trends. I am still digging the 70’s influence and loving that it’s bleeding over into fresh bohemian hair and makeup styles. Can we try start trying some of these now? Let’s! Here are the 5 best SS2018 NYFW beauty trends and my favorite products for getting the look.…

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5 Best Brazilian Blowout Products

Elchim 2001 Professional Hair Dryer

Happy National Brazilian Blowout Day! This frizz fighting straightening and smoothing treatment is so popular it has it’s own holiday. A salon habit is pricey, but there are a few products you can invest in to DIY, including the hair dryer I swear by. Here are the 5 best Brazilian blowout products you can use at home.…

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5 Best Breastfeeding Beauty Buys

August is national breastfeeding month, so this week I’m sharing some of nursing experience and essentials. Nursing comes with some new skin challenges (um, nipple cream!?) and requires avoiding a list of chemicals and ingredients commonly found on beauty counters. Throughout my two breastfeeding experiences, I’ve tested a lot of beauty products and these are my absolute essentials. In my opinion, these are the 5 best breastfeeding beauty buys.…

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My 5 Favorite Lipstick Colors

Nars Lipstick in Heat Wave

I’m celebrating National Lipstick Day a little late on here, but you know how the saying goes. I love lipstick so much, because it doesn’t just make your face, it makes an entire look. I grew up watching my mom always apply her lipstick before leaving the house. She still shows up even with no makeup on in leggings for Glamma duty, always with lipstick on her lips. You know how people say you eventually become your mother? These are…

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5 Best Nordstrom Anniversary Sale Beauty Buys

In case you’ve been living under a rock or have no internet access (how are you even reading this right now) you may be unaware that Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale starts 7/21, but they’re currently allowing early access to Nordstrom cardholders. What’s not getting enough attention is the bevy of amazing beauty deals they’re offering this time around. I’ve saved you all some time and rounded up the only deals you need to see. If you don’t have a Nordstrom card,…

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My Secret Weapon For Fighting Frizz

My Secret Weapon For Fighting Frizz

We are experiencing a humidity wave over here on the East Coast and suddenly it’s cramping my hairstyle. Frizz city. I’ve been having to wash my hair more than I’d like because even on the days when I’m not pushing myself in spin class, because this heat and humidity is leaving my scalp swampy. I tried leave-in conditioners and serums to tame my mane but combined with sweaty roots, all of them left my fine hair limp and lifeless. I…

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The Best All Natural Bug Spray Ever

Red Bee Buzz Off Bugs

Shortly after making the move from Manhattan to Greenwich, I realized I needed to find an all natural bug spray for my kids and myself. If I’m out at night with a group of people, they’ll be unbitten and I’ll be Swiss cheese. Bugs love me. I must have some delicious blood. I’ve tried A LOT of different brands, and I have finally found the magic formula. This is not sponsored, I was not gifted this product, I am just…

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The Best Nail Colors For Summer

Figue Evil Eye Clutch

A fellow newly minted mom of two who is part of my mom tribe commented on an Instagram post of mine the other day, asking how and when I get my nails done. The answer is, having my nails painted is important to me because it helps me feel like myself, so I make it a priority. Whether it means working late at night, sneaking out of the house on during nap time when my husband is home, or paying…

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The Best Coral Lipstick Ever

Urban Decay Vice Lipstick in Tilt

Like most of the best things in life, the ideal color lip color is about as hard to find as truly white linen curtains. When I began my search, I wasn’t expecting to find the holy coral grail: a bright but not neon perfect balance of orange and red and pink. But guess what? It exists. The best coral lipstick EVER is Urban Decay Vice Lipstick in Tilt. It’s described on Sephora.com as “bright orange,” which does this hue absolutely…

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