Category Archives: beauty

Product Review: Michael Todd True Organics Skin Care

Months ago I received a gift from a friend who knows I love organic skin care products. It was a discovery kit from Michael Todd Organics, and I was super excited to try it. The kit contained mini sizes of … Continue reading

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Skincare product rave: Acure Organics Seriously Firming Facial Serum

If you’ve seen my Youtube video about facial oils, you know I love to use these silky, potent elixirs on my skin to keep it moist, supple, and wrinkle free (yes, I’ve been worried about wrinkles ever since I was … Continue reading

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My bob haircut from Vidal Sassoon

One of the most frequent questions I receive on Youtube is about my  haircut. I have to admit, I LOVE my haircut. When I was a little kid, I had boyish short hair and in middle school and high school … Continue reading

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My Travel Essentials

I adore traveling. Road trips, weekend getaways, backpacking through Italy, cruises, you name it…I’m there! I do have a confession: I’m the world’s WORST packer! I don’t know why, but I always wait until the last minute to start packing, … Continue reading

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Miessence Body and Hair Care Products: Wonders from Down Under

A few months ago I was contacted by Erin from elyorganics.  She wanted me to try out some body and hair care products from a brand called Miessence.  I had never heard of this company, so I did a little … Continue reading

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EOS Shave Cream in Lavender Jasmine- Is it a smooth move?

A few months ago I reviewed the spherical lip balm by EOS: Evolution of Smooth. When I purchased the product from Walgreen’s, I also picked up the shave cream.  I went with the Lavender Jasmine formula because I liked the … Continue reading

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My new nail product love: Karma Organic Nail Polish Remover

When I saw this product written up in SHAPE magazine, I knew it was something I had to try and report my findings to my loyal viewersand readers. I’ve always hated the way nail polish remover smells, dries out my nails, … Continue reading

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American Apparel Nail Polish Review

Because I don’t have enough nail polish (yeah, right!), I recently purchased 6 nail polishes from American Apparel for $30 plus tax.  They offer a discount when you buy in sets of 3, so I thought that would make the … Continue reading

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Product Review: Tarte Lifted Eye Primer

About two years ago, I didn’t even know what an eyeshadow primer was, much less have it as part of my daily makeup routine.  I just accepted the fact that at the end of the day, I would have little … Continue reading

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Peachy Keen, Jelly Bean!

In my latest YouTube video, I’m wearing China Glaze’s Peachy Keen polish on my tips. It has a cream finish with no sparkle or shimmer in a juicy shade of peach/cantaloupe.  It’s very unique….I love it! I know I’m way … Continue reading

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