Guest Post: Mila Kunis Gets a $7,000 Facial. What about $600 Facials? Dr. Reza Nabavian Sheds Light on Other Luxury Facials Out There

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This guest post is from super-talented freelance writer Erin Vaughen.  Erin is a UCI graduate who cut her teeth professionally as a high school teacher of English Literature. She has since worked in the editorial world as a contributing writer for various regional publications including Riviera, Newport Beach, Laguna Beach, Bespoke and Ocean magazines.  For more, follow Read more »

The Best New Beauty Sites and Apps and Twitter Users to Follow

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Sometimes I’m a little reluctant to incorporate new technologies into my daily life:  I still have a written planner, subscribe to paper-based magazines, and do most of my shopping in brick-and-mortar stores.  Yet there are some ways in which I’ve gradually become dependent on the internet, such as reading blogs (:-)) and catching up with Read more »

What is the Best Split End Repair Product? Nexxus Pro-Mend, Pantene Split End Repair, Pureology Antifade, Herbal Essences Long Term Relationship, Suave Damage Care Review


Despite my love for science and beauty products, I’m a bit of an Einstein when it comes to my own maintenance.  By that I don’t mean to imply I am a genius, but rather a bit of a scatterbrain with my upkeep.  I’ll style my eye makeup meticulously in the morning, only to realize in Read more »