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My Nighttime Skincare Routine

Yesterday, I was getting ready to leave when I realized that I hadn’t put on makeup.  I looked back in the mirror, and for the first time in almost three years, the acne on my right cheek was completely gone.  Not one lump, not one bump, and no redness.

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The Gentlest Face Wash for Aging Skin

I’m getting older.  36, woof.  Most days, I struggle with it.  After the past week, it feels like a privilege.  But that doesn’t mean having acne and grey hair at the same time isn’t annoying.  Recently, I found a face wash that’s easy on my late-thirties skin.

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Five Beauty Habits for My 36th Birthday

Today, I turn 36-years-old.  I started this blog when I was 26.  Boy, has a lot changed since then.  Leisurely masks that took 20-minutes to work, have given way to 1-minute flash facials.  Here are some beauty habits that I plan to get back to or start this year.

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Your Summer Beauty Must-Have

Summer, a time when our skin sees the sun for the first time in months, and most of us want it to be in good shape.  But what do you do when you can’t reach certain parts of it?  For everyone who has backless, strappy, or halter summer dresses they want to wear, this post is for you.

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The Beauty Edit: Protect Your Hair Color with an $8 Shampoo

I still remember the day 5 years ago when I looked in the mirror, and there it was…a grey hair.  Flashing in the sun like a neon light saying, “Hey, you’re getting older.”  Such fun.  Since that moment, I’ve been religious about coloring my hair every six weeks.  But hair color isn’t cheap, so how do you protect it?

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