7 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Serum

Serums are one of the hottest skincare products on the market. Despite the marketing, and the “do I really need to add another step to my skin care regime?” question, serums can pack a punch in your skin. Serums benefits are becoming more known everyday. They are loaded with turbo-charged ingredients, and designed to penetrate […]

Clarins Launches New Colors and SkinCare for Spring 2016

Last week I got a chance to see the latest Clarins products on the market this spring and talk to Clarins experts on makeup tips and advice for us busy women. I also got to take home product samples to share my favorites with you.   New Makeup Colors for Spring 2016 First is a […]

Best Beauty Products from 2015

So I have a Toy Gift Guide 2015 and a Tech Gift Guide 2015, but I wanted to share my favorite beauty finds from 2015 too. It’s not a long list, but these are hands down my best discoveries this past year and are part of my daily existence now. It is small, but mighty, […]

Red Lane Spa Skin Care Line

If you are on the hunt for a new skin care line, then I have one you should consider. It has ingredients that are indigenous to the Caribbean, but the products are made in the USA. With scents that invoke memories (or desire) of a Caribbean vacation, the products in this new skin care line […]

Homemade Coconut Face Scrub

Making a homemade face scrub or lip scrub is easier than you think and can be good for your skin! Especially this ‘recipe’ for homemade coconut face scrub. You can make it as you need it or find a small jar to store a couple weeks supply. You just need three ingredients: shredded coconut, coconut […]

Best Eco Friendly Skin Care Product: Dermae

I am a personal user of the derma e® skincare line. I’ve been using the brand’s face wash every day for at least three years now, and love the scent and the texture. Yet, more importantly, as the month of April focuses on Earth Day and green living, the brand itself is eco-friendly, which is […]

Silk Therapeutics: Benefits of Silk in Skin Care

You probably have heard about using a silk pillow case to help prevent wrinkles since the smoothness of the silk doesn’t cause impressions over time, in your skin, as traditional cotton pillow cases. So if silk pillow cases are beneficial to your skin, why not silk ON your skin itself? I don’t mean smearing a […]

Go Green With Your Makeup Routine

Makeup is a tricky business but there are some things you can do to go green with your makeup routine. You don’t have to have natural and organic for every thing in your beauty drawer, if your lifestyle and budget don’t allow for it. But sometimes it is nice to go green and organic where […]

Homemade Body Scrubs

Do you love body scrubs? Those containers filled with scrubbing goodness that leaves your skin silky soft, with a fragrance that feels like you’ve been wisked away to the spa? But spa trips can be expensive and the products can be just as costly. I’ve been making my own homemade body scrubs for years to […]

Snails in Skin Care? Eewww or Awesome?

Since I’m on the other side of 40 now, skin care is a big focus for me because, as we age, our skin thins, from reduction of hormones and years of environmental impact. Mine is starting to show these signs and, yes, I am vain enough to want to look good for my age. So, […]

RoC Academy: Skin Lessons Learned

Last week I had fun hosting an online hangout with some friends on Google+. Rather than hanging out in my kitchen, we each hung out at home and chatted online. With busy schedules these days, it is hard to get together with girlfriends to chat about pampering (let alone get pampered!) so this was the […]

RoC® Skin Care Products

Recently, I was invited to participate in a paid campaign to learn more about skin care and the RoC® skin care line. You can see my post about that here. These are the products I received, and I asked some questions of the RoC team on how to use these popular products in their RoC® […]

RoC Skin Care Review

Do you ever wonder about getting a course on Skincare 101? Sometimes when I look in the mirror and see the wrath of wrinkles that are upon me, or the chin breakout (I mean, really, am I not old enough to be through with this skincare conundrum?) I wish I had a bit more skincare […]