Category: Skincare

May 13 2014

Cleanse by Lauren Napier

Lauren Napier Cleanse cleansing towelettes The Makeup Show New York City 2014

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. I kinda hate using cleansing wipes. They’re super convenient to grab and use before bed, sure. But a lot that I’ve tried have left my sensitive, rosacea-suffering face feeling itchy or burning. At The Makeup Show NYC blogger preview event, I was introduced to a new brand of cleansing wipes, Cleanse by …

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Apr 09 2014

New Caress Fresh Collection – Body Washes and Beauty Bar

Caress Fresh Collection Body Washes and Beauty Bar Kelly Rowland Caress Fabulista

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. I’m the kind of person that drags myself out of bed in the morning, miserable after two or three snoozes of the alarm clock. The first thing I do, after grabbing some water, is take a shower. It’s the only thing I can do to wake me up and put …

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Mar 10 2014

Pixi Beauty Glow Tonic

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom A couple weeks ago I started using a new skin toner that I really love. Pixi Glow Tonic is an alcohol-free toner that’s packed with plant extracts that work to: Exfoliate to brighten and smooth skin texture Treat, soothe and hydrate (through botanical extracts) Tighten and balance skin Check out the …

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Feb 13 2014

Ardency Inn Americana Ultra Lightweight Skin Perfecting Primer

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. A lot of skin primers have a very velvety, smooth feel to them after you’ve applied them to your facial skin. Honestly? I don’t care for that too much. My favorite primer goes on like a moisturizer. Newcomer Ardency Inn Americana Ultra Lightweight Skin Perfecting Primer is a primer that feels like it’s good …

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Jan 08 2014

Neutrogena Norwegian Formula Hand Cream 7-Day Challenge & Giveaway!

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. I recently took the Neutrogena 7-Day Hand Cream Challenge, using the brand’s Norwegian Formula Hand Cream. And my results really speak for themselves! This hand cream, which feels more like a nourishing ointment than a typical cream, has been around since 1972. It was originally created in Norway to help …

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Dec 13 2013

Living with Rosacea and Eczema

I’ve written about my life with rosacea in the past (photos are missing, fyi). I’ve reviewed redness relief and calming skincare and makeup in the past, too. But my skin has really hit a rough patch lately, literally and figuratively, and I thought I’d share with you what’s going on and how I’m handling it. Because …

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