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Review: MISSHA Time Revolution The First Essence Mist and Sheet Mask

I hate that my new favorite sheet mask is $7 a piece but I can’t quit it. MISSHA Time Revolution The First Treatment Essence Mask (available at Target!) works. So much so that I picked up the mist version, too.

The MISSHA Time Revolution The First Treatment Essence Mask is a dupe for the SK-II Facial Treatment Mask, and it comes in at a way cheaper price ($7 vs $17). Both feature Saccharomycopsis Ferment Filtrate, a fermented yeast, that leaves skin hydrated and plump. It provides long-term benefits too, like increased cell turnover, so with regular use you’ll see your skin tone even and brighten. Continue Reading

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Review: The Ordinary Skincare Products

Discovering The Ordinary was a bit like finding something incredible in the bargain bin—which I’ve altogether given up on because it’s so picked over and everything good is gone. Not so with The Ordinary, a skincare line (now with makeup!) that sells simple products…

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The Moisturizer That Lets You Skip Perfume

With the moisturizing properties of the original in a thick, whipped soufflé formula, it's already a winner. But what pushes this moisturizer from participant ribbon to gold is the warm, creamy, cozy-sweater-on-a-breezy-beach scent. I don't know what soy milk smells like, nor would I…

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Buy This, Smooth Every Square Inch of Skin

The Salux wash cloth is made from a rough–but not too harsh–material. Loaded with soap, it produces that covetable thick foam. The swath of fabric is large, about 3 by 1.5 feet, so it's perfect for shimmying up and down your back, under your…

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Review: ColourPop Lip Products & Swatches

It’s time to bulk up your makeup storage, welcome to the world of ColourPop (welcome back if you’ve already been initiated). I’m a relative newcomer to ColourPop but I completely get the hype. It’s affordable, the products are impressive, and I turn giddy just…

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Curology 1 Year Update: Adding Tretinoin

It's been a while since I posted, but I'm back at it and ready to share new things with you. First up, I want to quickly update you on my Curology experience. I wrote my first post about Curology last year, and while I was…

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My Curology Experience

I’ll start out by saying I’m so glad I tried Curology. I’ve been using Curology since Septemter 2015 (7 months ago as of this writing) and I’ve learned so much that’s helped me to clear my skin, not to mention access to a dermatologist…