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The Only Toner You Need For Fall

LANEIGE Essential Power Skin Toner for Normal to Dry Skin

It’s been a long time since a toner got me excited, so I had to share this one with you. As I’ve mentioned before, my skin tends to get temperamental when the seasons change. Add in pregnancy #3 (which has been a little rougher on my mug than the other two), and, well, you get the picture. Since I started trying this Laneige set (c/o Laneige) that arrived at my desk (sink?), there has been one product in particular that’s…

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Reviews,Travel

Ocean House Watch Hill Rhode Island

Ocean House Watch Hill Rhode Island

If you’re looking for a beach getaway just under 3 hours from Manhattan (only 2 from Connecticut), Ocean House in Watch Hill, Rhode Island is it. We took a family trip to Ocean House with our two sons (15 months old and 3 years old) over Labor Day Weekend, and I was surprised that despite hosting a wedding on Sunday night, it never felt crowded. Here is what you need to know:…

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Beauty,Reviews

The Best Eyeshadow Palette Right Now

YSL Couture Palette

A had been shunning shadow in favor of a minimal eye and a power lip color when this YSL Couture Palette c/o YSL arrived on my doorstep. It floated around my makeup bag for a while before I tried it once, then proceeded to wear it at least 4 times a week. I’ve never been a violet lover, but the 05 colors make my dark brown eyes pop and lend a warmth to my winter complexion. The pigments are so…

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The Best Hair Tool For Getting Loose Beachy Waves

amika (mod)ern curler

A few of you have asked how I get my super straight hair to get and stay in loose beachy waves. I’m currently working on a video to show you exactly how I (lazily) go through the actual process, but in the meantime, I thought I would share the most important tool I use. Any suggestions on best quick video editing tools are welcome here puh-lease.…

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Beauty,Reviews

Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Cloud Cream Review

Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Cloud Cream

If you’re new here, you may not know that I update my makeup bag every season. Most importantly, I always change up my skincare products to accommodate the change in climate. I tried quite a few moisturizers for fall, and the winner is… Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Cloud Cream. I have combination skin, so finding moisturizers that keep my skin hydrated in the cooler, dryer temps while keep my t-zone from shining brighter than the Chrysler Building is…

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Reviews,Shopping

How To Buy Vintage Chanel Online

Vintage Chanel Backpack

Enough of you have asked at this point, so I am answering your question: how do you buy consigned and vintage Chanel safely online without getting hosed? When buying Chanel is done the smart way, it retains its value and in some cases (with rare, in-demand and limited edition pieces), even appreciates in worth over the years. Here are my tried and true tips for finding and making the most of your chicest investment.…

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Reviews,Shopping

5 Reasons You Need To Shop The Jonathan Adler Warehouse Sale

Jonathan Adler Radcliffe Etagere

If you’re a Jonathan Adler fan, drop everything you’re doing and read this right now. The Warehouse Sale is BACK starting tomorrow (Friday 3/3) at 8:30 AM at 885 E 138th Street, Bronx, New York. I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. It is the best home decor sale on the planet, and the only sale I’ve ever left regretting that I didn’t buy more. What do you call the opposite of buyers remorse? Anyway, I’m sharing my…

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