Maracuja Oil Review: tarte Pure Maracuja Oil Review

Skin Care

It seems every time you turn around in the beauty aisle nowadays, there’s a new exotic oil popping up.  From argan oil to pequi oil, everyone is trying to come up with the next best treatment.  Maracujá oil, derived from a passion fruit native to Brazil, Ecuador, Peru, and Paraguay, features a high concentration of Read more »

The 3 Most Misunderstood Concepts in Skin Care

Skin Care

Confused, a photo by Growley-Ferret on Flickr. It seems in every culture, from beauty to fashion to parenting, there are always prevalent misconceptions.  That belief about reading in the dark ruining your eyes? So not true. (Discovery Health, 2011) However, skin care has its own breed of rampant misconceptions, which I felt compelled to straighten Read more »

Algenist Review & Alguronic Acid Analysis

Skin Care

Of all the new skin care lines premiering at Sephora this summer, few are as popular as Algenist.  Sold exclusively at Sephora and on QVC, Algenist features the algae derivative alguronic acid to regenerate skin cells, boost UV protection, and smooth pigmentation.  The story behind it is lovely as well:  a lab physicist has scars Read more »

TODAY ONLY: Exclusive and John Frieda Giveaway!


In honor of the fastest-growing week ever on, we’ve teamed up with John Frieda to give readers receive free samples of the John Frieda Frizz-Ease Smooth Start Repairing Shampoo & Conditioner and the Frizz-Ease Original Strength Serum.

AmorePacific Line Review

Product Reviews, Skin Care

  AmorePacific is a new brand to the Americas, having tremendous success in Asia (and amongst skin care connoisseurs who order products from Asia) for years. Now available at numerous major retailers, AmorePacific receives a lot of publicity as one of the only skin care lines featuring eight-to-twelve hour time release formulations. The secret? The Read more »

New REVALÉSKIN® Intense Recovery Treatment Review – New Formula with 1.5% CoffeeBerry® Extract!

Skin Care

There are just a few skin care lines from which you get great results within a week, and REVALÉSKIN® is one of them.  The line features CoffeeBerry®, an antioxidant that has been found to have a greater antioxidant capacity than any other on the market in the U.S. today (Skin and Aging, 2007), including ten Read more »