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5 Drugstore Swaps You HAVE to Make (Save $150!)

Apples & Oranges, a photo by N.J. | Photography [On a mission] on Flickr. Okay, I’ll admit it: I’m not a cheap person. I have no problem shelling out the extra dough for higher quality, better craftsmanship, and, occasionally, even the convenience of having something earlier. But there are also times when I acknowledge there […]

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Revision Intellishade Tinted Moisturizer Review

FTC Disclosure:  For the purposes of review, I was mailed a sample of Revision Intellishade Tinted Moisturizer. Many make-up artists recommend tinted moisturizers, particularly for older women, as lines and wrinkles tend to look emphasized – “with a firm crease” – after too much product is applied.   Revision Intellishade Tinted Moisturizer claims to offer lightweight and […]

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Smoothies: What You Need to Know (& My Experience at Planet Smoothie Pittsburgh)

Smoothie, a photo by MOLECULE-R on Flickr. A recent conversation with a friend of mine: “Why don’t you ever blog about anything local?” A shrug. “I’m not sure. I’ve lived here all my life, so I usually go to the same places.” “You need to switch it up! And put it on your blog! People […]

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Tanda Zap Review

  Tanda Zap is the latest in handheld, at-home devices designed to target acne.  Priced at $49, it is remarkably cheaper than most in-house dermatology services.  Tanda claims the secret of Tanda Zap is the mix of vibration, heat, and light energy, but in reality, the major therapeutic benefit of the Tanda Zap is the […]

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Does Eating at Night Really Make a Difference?

Binge Eating Disorder Help, a photo by nvwebmedia on Flickr. Dear FutureDerm, I’ve recently heard that eating after a certain time, like 6:30 PM, can hurt your metabolism and make you gain weight. I’ve also heard it doesn’t make a difference. Which is true? -Late Night Eater Dear Late Night Eater, The answer is technically […]

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The Best Juice Fast: Camila Alves' Post-Baby Body Detox – Ritual Cleanse

Camila Alves, a photo by Real TV Films on Flickr. Camila Alves, the 29-year-old model stunner, host of Shear Genius, and fiancée of Matthew McConaughey, reportedly lost all of her baby weight using Ritual Cleanse ($80 for six bottles, RitualCleanse.com). Her five-day cleanse “helped kick-start my body back into shape,” she says. “I worked out […]