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Review: Alba Botanica’s Natural Hawaiian 3-in-1 Clean Towelettes

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Beauty

I’m a terrible sucker for new things. When my favorite skincare companies come out with newer products with words strewn all over it for example “new,” “NEW!,” “NEW,” “EVEN NEWER,” “SO NEW NO ONE HAS IT,” I shriek internally and somehow the product is already in my hands. My eyes shiny and moist, I am heading towards the cashier counter like an unburdened arrow towards its target. What I just wrote, was an accurate portrayal […]

Review: Koh Gen Do Oriental Plants Skin Lotion Spray

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Beauty

Ahhh the facial mist- one item that is a must in my summer beauty arsenal. I’m lucky to have found a natural facial mist that is refreshing, hydrating, and is wonderful for sensitive skin. Product: Koh Gen Do Oriental Plants Skin Lotion Spray, 1.76 oz./50 g Ingredients: Water, Butylene Glycol, Pentylene Glycol, Sodium PCA, Sodium Lactate, Nitrogen, Phenoxyethanol, Alcohol, Glycerin, Sodium Citrate, Betula Platyphylla Japonica Juice, Pentasodium Pentetate, Citric Acid, Hydrogenated Lecithin, Paeonia Albiflora Root Extract, […]

Review: Sabon’s Vanilla Coconut Sorbet Body Gel

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Beauty

Sabon is a company that makes amazing skincare items like soaps, body butters, and body scrubs from ingredients made in Israel. Most of their stores are located in New York City so I’m lucky to be able to walk past many of them and not be able to resist going inside and touching everything. There are also three stores in Chicago so go forth Chicagoans! For those who live in neither cities, Sabon’s website should […]

Review: Natural Sunscreens and my Summer Routine

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I still remember the good old days when I only had to put on sunscreen when my family and I went to the beach. Now, I put on sunscreen regardless if I step outside! I have pretty light skin and I’m always terrified of getting sunburn (many of you know how awful going through the after-sunburn process is right?) so I made sunscreen a mandatory part of my beauty regimen. I’m extremely pleased that, over […]