Chanel Le Blanc Review

Skin Care

Chanel LE BLANC has become ubiquitous with “skin lightening.”   A sensation in Asia since 2010, the concentrate promises to deliver “haute whitening: lighted up from within, transparent, even and radiant, as perfect as a fine pearl.” Considering that I love Chanel, I wanted to accept this without question. But the girl in me who loves Read more »

Follow Friday + Nicki’s Personal Updates: How Intuitive Eating Changed My Life

Nicki's Personal Updates, Nutrition, Personal
Intuitive Eating

Since I was eleven years old, I’ve had issues with my dieting. For nearly 20 years, I haven’t gone more than a week or two without a diet. I have tried Slim-Fast, NutriSystem, the GNC Lean Shake System, The Beauty Detox Diet, Vegan Until 6, the Juice Fasting Diet, Weight Watchers, The Warrior Diet, a lemon, cayenne and Read more »

How to Be a Beauty and Fashion Blogger: The 20 Shots You’ll Need to Master

Beauty, Fashion, Nicki's Personal Updates, Personal

I’ve been blogging since 2007. During that time, I’ve always had an affinity for the writing; I absolutely love coming up with ideas, researching, and writing posts. But when I started to realize our growth stagnated in 2014, I reinvested in photography, and it took our traffic to the next level. Today I receive a lot Read more »

Packing for a Spring Business Trip in NYC- One Product I Couldn’t Go Without

AminoGenesis, Skin Care, Sunspots
AminoGenesis Spotlight Skin Brightener & Corrector

I travel to NYC fairly often for work, mainly to meet with advertisers, sponsors, and consulting clients. I’ve become fairly good at packing — for me, it’s all about making sure I have the right outfits and accessories for business meetings during the day, working out in the morning, and going out in the evenings. Read more »

Clinique Moisture Surge and 7 Other Great Springtime Moisturizers

AminoGenesis, Clinique, Dr. Dennis Gross, Fulom, Josie Maran, Moisturizers, Philosophy, Skin Care, Skin Care Product Reviews, Skinceuticals
8 Great Springtime Moisturizers

A few weeks back the weather started to warm up in Pittsburgh. I’ve been using a pretty heavy moisturizer all winter, so my skin started to look a little oily and sticky. So I decided to look for a new moisturizer to make me look a little more matte and less shiny. Here are the best moisturizers that I found! (For Read more »

4 Things You Never Knew About Workout Clothes

Lululemon Workout Clothes

  Featured Clothes are I used to think that all workout clothes were created the same. But I did a little research, and it turns out, there is a science to that too: 1.) Choose clothes you’re proud to wear. Forget running in your man’s old T-shirts! It turns out that wearing shorts, sweatpants, and workout Read more »