July 14, 2015
by Jill
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Overcoming Pregnancy Melasma

Am I imagining it, or is EVERYBODY suddenly having a baby? I love all my new-mom friends, and it’s been beyond fascinating to see the women I knew as elementary-school girls go through pregnancy. It’s crazy! I’ve had three new moms in … Continue reading

July 10, 2015
by Jill
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How To Scrub Your Face Without Scrubbing Too Hard

It’s super-important to be gentle with your skin. Exfoliation is a tricky thing, then— you need to remove the top layer of dead skin cells without irritating the healthy layers of skin beneath. We’re always advocates for gentle exfoliation, using … Continue reading

July 10, 2015
by Jill
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A Trick For Perfect Makeup Application

Forget finding the perfect foundation— excellent skin care is the real secret behind amazing makeup application. Whether you’re contouring. strobing, or just doing a  quick five-minute routine, the real foundation of your makeup should be what you do before applying it. Cleanse, tone, and … Continue reading

July 9, 2015
by Jill
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Back Acne? Don’t Go To Bed Without THIS

For a while there, I didn’t have air conditioning at home, and it was HOT. With all of that constant sweating, I developed a case of back acne. I immediately switched to our back-acne fighting duo (the AHA Botanical Body … Continue reading

July 8, 2015
by Jill
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Air Conditioning And Dry Skin

My fiancée and I experienced one week without air conditioning and we swore—never again would we let ourselves suffer like that! In all seriousness, air conditioning is pretty crucial for comfort in the summer. The downside? It really dries out my skin. … Continue reading