Hard Lessons in Sun Protection

We all have self-care reckonings from time to time. We look back at an old photo or wake up with our overly bleached hair in a pile on our pillow (true story) and realize we weren’t taking the best care of ourselves. For me — and I’m sure a lot of you —I wish I […]

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How I Keep Maskne at Bay

If you have acne-prone skin, the thought of ANYTHING touching your face causes a lot of anxiety. We change out our pillow cases regularly, never share makeup brushes, tie our hair up every night and have been masters of the “no hands on your face” rule forever. It’s another reason wearing a mask for any […]

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July Beauty Round-up

July — much like all of this year — had some ups and downs. We thought we were moving closer to our move to London, only to be hit with another paperwork setback. One silver lining, I suppose, was more time to burn through my beauty stash so I don’t have to check an entire […]

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My Weekend Beauty Staples

Lord do I miss a normal weekend in New York City. I miss getting all turned around in the Met, seeing a show, taking the train to a new neighborhood, running mundane errands and of course, sitting down to a nice meal inside a gorgeous restaurant with Craig and our friends. You’re never bored during […]

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Brand Spotlight: UBUNA Beauty

I never win anything. Raffles, student government elections, round after round of prizes at a dinner celebrating Chinese New Year, you name it, I’ve lost it. So when I was lucky enough to snag the complete set of four serums from UBUNA Beauty, I was over the goddamn moon. I’d been staring at these gorgeous […]

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