Spotlight On: Mangosteen


by Natalie K. Bell Mangosteen is an enigmatic fruit. It’s deep plum shell hides away the strikingly white and tantalizingly sweet sections of its insides. The U.S. outlawed the fruit from Southeast Asia until 2006 when the irradiation technology for pests came about. Articles have been written on its indescribable flavor that’s become increasingly popular Read more »

Product Review: Nip+Fab No Needle Fix Serum

Skin Care, Skin Care Advice, Skin Care Product Reviews

Target has done a pretty solid job with its beauty department thus far:  For instance, the Boots No.7 line has a few winners, while the Sonia Kashuk brushes can’t be beat.  So imagine my initial excitement whenever I discovered Nip+Fab No Needle Fix Serum ($19.99,  The product has several complexes with advanced-sounding claims: cell Read more »

Product Review: Jonathan Silk Dirt

Hair Care, Skin Care Advice, Skin Care Product Reviews

by Natalie K. Bell Jonathan Silk Dirt ($20.65, is a vegan hair styling product that’s intended to add shine and texture to hair. The directions say “a little goes a long way” and they aren’t kidding.   Pomegranate Extract Pomegranate is a stellar antioxidant, which is something your hair desperately needs. It’s been shown Read more »