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Great Gifts!: Check Out These 6 Fabulous Holiday Beauty Kits

Ah the holidays…the most wonderful time of the year! Who doesn’t love the scent of peppermint hot cocoa wafting around every Starbucks, or the festive lights embellishing the city streets? Who can resist the magic of carols, or the warmth of being with loved ones? Oh, and of course everyone loves the makeup kits at […]

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Product Review: Maybelline Eye Studio Lasting Drama Gel Eyeliner

Eyeliner application can make or break a makeup look. Fortunately, I found Maybelline Eye Studio Lasting Drama Gel Eyeliner. The perfect line can define your eyes, making them look bigger and bolder. But a shaky line can bring drama to your eyes for all the wrong reasons. Finding a good, long-lasting eye liner formula to help […]

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Two New Products You Should Try: Brazil Nut Oil and Premier Sea Salt Scrub

I have found two new products that I am in love with: Brazil Nut Oil and Premier Sea Salt Scrub. Brazil Nut Oil I use Brazil nut oil to bring shine and moisture to my dry, heat-damaged hair. The oil contains vitamins A and E, linoleic and oleic fatty acids, and selenium (a mineral, and […]

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Spotlight On: Rhassoul Clay

Facial masks can be extremely beneficial to the skin for a variety of reasons. If you suffer from dry and dehydrated skin, there are various facial masks that promote skin hydration. If your skin is oily, there is an influx of masks to absorb excess sebum. For the acne prone, almost every mask promises to […]

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Product Review: Sunday Riley The Influencer Extra Volume Glossy Mascara

Finding the perfect mascara is no easy task. I’ve searched through drugstore stock and higher end brands, but each purchase seems to get returned. There’s always something:  the formula stings my eyes, or smudges and leaves me with that dreaded “raccoon” effect, or it just doesn’t deliver the way I had hoped. Well, I think […]

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Brown Rice Protein Skin Benefits: Would You Apply This to YOUR Skin?

Having spent the last two weeks locked up in my house, sick, I had a lot of time to do some experimenting with my skincare regime.  I don’t remember what initially sparked my interest in brown rice flour as a skincare product, but nevertheless, I began researching its beauty benefits. Brown Rice Protein As is […]

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Should You Use Coconut Water On Your Skin?

  While I’ve always been a fan of the taste of coconuts, I never thought I would be praising the fruit’s moisturizing properties. But I’m doing just that. I have extremely sensitive skin that easily turns red and reacts to many mainstream products. My face is also on the dry side, so I love moisturizer. […]

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A FutureDerm Writer's Real-Life Self-Tanning Disaster – and How She Fixed It

About the author:  Jana Levin is a beauty-obsessed Public Relations major from Los Angeles.  She does not represent any of the brands mentioned. Jana is an expert in (mostly) chemical-free and safe-for-(extremely) sensitive-skin beauty products.  For more, please visit our About page. With all the warnings about laying out in the sun to get that […]