Spotlight On: Emu Oil

Emu Oil, Ingredients
Wink Eyelash and Eyebrow Enhancer

Emu oil has been like a limited-edition Chanel bag in the past: You heard it was amazing, but you had no idea where to get it, and if you finally did find it, it was rather elusive or expensive. Thanks to the increasing popularity of skin care oils, emu oil is becoming increasingly common in skin Read more »

Olivella Hand Cream Product Review

Hand Lotions, Skin Care
Olivella Hand Cream

We can all get dry, cracked hands from time to time, especially in the midst of these rather harsh winter months. That’s why I was ecstatic when Olivella sent me their Olivella Hand Cream ($9.95,; Discounts available with value packs). This exquisite hand cream contains 100% extra virgin olive oil, plus vitamins C and Read more »

Follow Friday + Nicki’s Personal Updates: Let Yourself Fall in Love.

Nicki's Personal Updates
Let yourself fall in love.

“Do you think I’ll ever find someone?” I asked. I was 28, had just gotten out of my second major romantic relationship, and was feeling vulnerable. “Don’t become jaded,” one of my best guy friends said. “What?” I was puzzled. “Look,” he said, leaning forward, “You’re attractive enough. You’re smart. You can find someone. But the problem Read more »

AQ Skin Solutions Eye Serum Review

AQ Skin Solutions
AQ Skin Solutions Eye Serum

AQ Skin Solutions Eye Serum ($99.00, is one of the best new ways to incorporate growth factors into your skin care regimen. I liked the product so much, I took it to my alma mater, the University of Pittsburgh, and did some shots with our photographer in one of the Nationality Rooms. (This one is Read more »