Nothing like a bit of acne on your wedding day!

What People With Acne Want You to Know

Perhaps the most shocking part of my journey to clear skin has been the ignorance I have encountered when I speak about it to people who haven’t suffered from acne. … Continue Reading →


From the Author: I’m Back!

Hi all! It has been a while since I’ve been around to update, but it has been for good reason: I graduated from college with two degrees, wrote my thesis, … Continue Reading →


Pore Extraction At Home

Comedones, the sworn enemies of clear skin. No, don’t go and Google the word, it’s just the gentler-sounding medical name for a problem that seems to plague us all. Comedones–the … Continue Reading →


Philosophy Resurface

philosophy Resurface – The Microdelivery Dual-Phase Peel Review

Ah, to resurface.  Entire companies are dedicated to this concept: you can get your ceramic tiles, your antique furniture, and just about anything to be found in your bathroom or … Continue Reading →


Review: Derek Cardigan Glasses from Coastal.com

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Coastal.com for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I've written about the Coastal.com collection of Derek Cardigan eyeglasses before: I raved … Continue Reading →


Fashion Forecast: Derek Cardigan Glasses from Coastal.com

We share with you the details of Derek Cardigan eyeglasses on Coastal.com. Continue Reading →


Celebrity Beauty Tips: Liv Tyler

When I was in junior high, my dad gave me the best gift ever for Valentine’s Day: an exact replica of the Evenstar pendant seen in the Lord of the Rings … Continue Reading →


Reviva Labs Makeup Primer Review and Giveaway

It may come as a surprise from a beauty and skincare blogger, but I’m actually quite the minimalist at heart.  As a twenty-one year old college student, I don’t really … Continue Reading →


Which Concealer is Best for Your Spots?

How many of you have clear skin? I mean perfectly clear skin, the kind that you wear without a makeup mask when you walk out the door? The kind of … Continue Reading →


Baja Bob’s: Our Favorite Low-Cal Mixer

I am not an alcohol aficionado by any means– it’s hard to get much experience when your tolerance is capped at three drinks, right? In some ways I’m grateful for … Continue Reading →