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June Beauty Favorites

June Beauty Favorites

I haven’t done one of these in a while, but I used to post a monthly series where I rounded up my favorite beauty, hair, and skincare products. Whether it’s a product I purchased on my own or a free sample I got with my recent Sephora order, here are my June beauty favorites. Summer…

Beauty Ingredient Spotlight: Mushroom

Beauty Ingredient Spotlight: Mushroom

You’ve probably read about the benefits of consuming products containing mushrooms, like mushroom coffee or mushroom supplements. But what about skincare products containing the ingredient? Mushrooms have been used in traditional Chinese medicine for a long time, and are often known for their anti-inflammatory properties. You’ll see a range of mushroom types in skincare products,…

Which Cleansing Balm is the Best?

Which Cleansing Balm is the Best?

When I look back at the various products I’ve used to remove my makeup over the years, there’s definitely been a large change. In high school, I remember using a washcloth and water (I guess I wasn’t wearing much makeup then since that will take off almost nothing), and then moved onto the Neutrogena Oil-Free…

Beauty Trend: Glossy Eyelids

Beauty Trend: Glossy Eyelids

One of the beauty trends I’ve been seeing all over my Instagram feed and in magazines is glossy eyelids. Sometimes referred to as “glossy eyes” or the “wet eye look”, the premise is — you guessed it — eyelids having the appearance of a wet, glossy texture. I love when a trend’s name makes perfect…