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Treat a friend, a sister, a mother or a daughter with something so pampering, they’ll feel like they just came back from the spa! If they have a soft spot for beauty products, even better. Whether it’s their signature lip color or a cream you know they really wanted to try, beauty gifts work for just about everyone on your list. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite natural beauty gifts below. (Bonus: some of these make great stocking stuffers, [...]
Makeup mistakes happen every day, even to the most seasoned beauty veterans. Smudges, smears, or smashed products are cold, hard facts of the cosmetics life. But you don’t actually need to grab your micellar water or a makeup remover wipe to take it all off and start over every time you experience a product application fail. In fact, with a little creativity, imagination, and ingenuity, as well as some additional tools, like cotton swabs, your makeup flubs may not actually be [...]
There’s something very mysterious about perfume. Unlike anything else, it’s the only thing we wear that is invisible, it’s unique on everyone, and most of the time we have very little understanding of the ingredients. I asked several fragrance industry insiders to spill their secrets about what is really in perfume, how to choose right scent, why that fragrance smells so good on your friend, but not quite so delightful on you, and so much more. You will never [...]
Heredity and sleepless nights along with plenty of laughs and smiles all contribute to the eye problem trifecta: dark circles, puffy eyes and crow’s-feet. The skin around your eyes is the thinnest of anywhere on your body so your eyes are truly a window into whether you’re tired and weary. The good news is that there are two DIY eye mask recipes for a fast fix, along with longer term solutions to anti-age your eyes. 1. Dark circles Dark eye circles are my nemesis! It can [...]
The Italian way to make authentic espresso with the Moka process. Your espresso will never burn or overflow with the safety automatic shut-off. And the keep warm function keeps espresso hot for 30 minutes. Easily monitor the entire brewing process with the transparent container. It’s durable and easy-to-clean. Choose 3 or 6 cups of espresso with the convenient filter adapter. Serving is simple with cordless operation and detachable base.
Why oh why do our eyes have to telegraph quite so much? They might be the windows to the soul, but I’d prefer they be less of a window into my lack of sleep and allergy issues. I just found the best under eye coverup yet (made with coconut oil!). Still, the dark circle and eye wrinkle struggle is real. We’re all supposed to be wearing eye cream, but applying it is one of my least favorite things. Enter the [...]
I am a little bit fascinated by Kourtney Kardashian. I mean, we have so much in common! She has three kids, I have three kids. And… that’s about where the similarities end. But I enjoy the natural living advice and beauty tips on her blog. She’s nutty, but the health nuttery I like! In a recent post, Kourt said she always sleeps on a silk pillowcase, even taking one with her when she travels. What a diva, right?! But the [...]
Aztec clay is one of those magical beauty ingredients that really is as awesome as everyone claims. And the best part is that this super useful ingredient works with your skin, no matter what your skin type is *that day.* It softens my skin when it’s feeling dry but it also sucks up excess oil when my skin feels greasy. And it’s especially helpful in clearing out pores when I haven’t been diligent about face washing (I know, I know). I [...]
From Kim Kardashian’s vampire facials – which draws her own blood before injecting it back into her face – to Simon Cowell’s beloved sheep placenta facials, there’s some weird and wonderful beauty treatments on the market today. A grandmother’s bizarre youth recipe has just gone and trumped them all. 70-year-old Stella Ralfini from London says that her secret youth recipe is semen mask. Stella Ralfini, author of Three Faces of Sex, claims to have discovered the technique 30 years ago after asking [...]