Sephora VIB Sale

Sephora VIB Spring 2019 Sale Guide: What to Buy, and What to Pass By

Carolers may chant, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year” at Christmastime, but for hardcore skincare fans, we know that the most wonderful time of the year is Sephora VIB Time! (Woot!) Twice a year (in Spring and Fall), Sephora holds their VIB sale. Rouge members get 20% off the entire store, while Insiders and VIB’s get 15% off. This may not seem like a lot, but considering the…
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Osmosis CC Cream


Air-Brush Envy As a young female living in the digital age, I’m constantly bombarded with “air-brush-perfect” images of models on social media — especially Instagram. Models with skin so glow-y and perfect, one can only dwell in envy. Thus, my hunt for the perfect makeup base began. I started my search with foundations more on the heavier side, my armature understanding back then was “the more pigment the better the…
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May Coop Raw Sauce

May Coop Raw Sauce Review

It’s been about a decade since Korean skincare first broke into the western mainstream. And, in that time, we’ve been introduced into the Land Beyond Serums — that is, cleansing balms, double cleanses, essences, activators, boosters, nighttime masks — you name it. So it was about time that skincare literally ran out of new terms and just called a new variety of product “sauce.” May Coop Raw Sauce is 93%…
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Skincare Products

How to Incorporate New Products into Your Skincare Routine

I read your reviews of the MDSUN products and I am very interested in giving them a go. I am 60 years old and am looking to change a routine that includes Skinceuticals CE Ferulic and SkinMedica TNS Recovery Serum. At night I started using Retin-A. I am unsure which of the products I would need and the order in which to use them — which eye cream, and when…
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Beautycounter Countermatch Recovery Sleeping Cream

Beautycounter Countermatch Recovery Sleeping Cream Review

Beautycounter’s Countermatch Recovery Sleeping Cream is designed to compete against all of those other nighttime mask treatments that are so popular nowadays. As with the rest of their Countermatch line, it incorporates Bio-Mimic Technology to deliver results, using plant-based ingredients. Most consumers using the sleeping cream notice a visible difference in their skin after just two weeks of use, noticing skin that is more radiant, softer, smoother, and more vibrant-looking.…
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Rosacea Awareness Month

COMMUNITY REVIEW: Rosacea Awareness Month

Although rosacea is a common disorder, some Americans remain unaware that it exists, let alone the symptoms and available treatments. This is due to a number of factors such as a lack of education and sufferers feeling embarrassed or unable to discuss their situation. April is Rosacea Awareness Month – an initiative promoted by the National Rosacea Society to increase the dialogue in our country and the quality of life…
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