National day(s) of complete diet obliteration ...also known as "the holidays," is almost upon us.
As much as I am looking forward to unlimited pumpkin pie and stuffing, I know that beginning the day after Thanksgiving, all I am going to want to do is detox.
This year I am one Read more
I partnered with AVEENO® on this post. All opinions are 100% my own. I participated in the #AveenoDailyChallenge for three weeks.
For the last three weeks I participated in the #AveenoDailyChallenge using both AVEENO® Daily Moisturizing Body Wash + AVEENO® Daily Moisturizing Lotion. The goal was to follow a daily Read more
I'll be honest, I was not very familiar with the world of cosmetic ultrasound treatments when I decided to try the Mira-Skin Ultrasound device.
Upon doing my research, I learned that ultrasound is a non-surgical/non-invasive treatment that counteracts the effects of time and gravity on your skin. Ultrasound uses the body's Read more
Although I absolutely love this time of the year with the brightly colored leaves and crisp fall air, I dread it at the same time. It seems all of my time is spent trying to prep all the livestock for the winter, insulating the house, cooking and freezing all Read more
Toner is one of the biggest misunderstood skin care products out there.
And to be honest, at one point when I was younger, I also believed some of these myths. What about you?
1. Toner is a cleanser.
This one bugs me the most. I've read blogger reviews where the person clearly Read more
If there could be one very important fact that I have learned from working with celebrity estheticianRenee Rouleau, it’s that you should stay far far away from scrubs that have anything but rounded beads or grains among their ingredients.Â I get offers all of the time to try products with apricot kernels or walnut shells and quickly turned them down. But Carol Alt’sRAW Essentials RAW-finish Rigorous Face Scrub not only uses 40% aloe to soothe the skin, but Jojoba round micro-beads to exfoliate as well.Â Read more
“Fragrance is more than what we wear, it’s how we feel when we wear it,” says Lynette Lovelace, the Founder of lifetherapy. And I think this is so true. Think about how many times just the simply act of putting on a scented lotion or spritzing your favorite perfume has helped transform your mood. It can make you go from feeling ordinary to extraordinary, plain Jane to sexy, somber to uplifted…and so is the basis for lifetherapy’s line of creams and pulse point fragrances. Simply choose a scent that you desire to be reflective of your mood.
lifetherapy sent me their Escape everyday hand creme, Play ultra rich body creme and Chill pulse point; which, quite honestly, I need to do all 3 lately. Read more
Some cravings are impossible to resist. But when it comes to this trio of delicious Almond Cookie treats, this may not be a bad thing. Start by turning your bath into a relaxing mini spa with our sumptuous, long-lasting Almond Cookie Candle with its intensely aromatic blend of almonds and marzipan. Next, gently buff away dry, winter-worn skin with the Almond Cookie Sea Salt Scrub that’s made with a delightful blend of softening Avocado and Jojoba Oils. For the finishing touch, spray on a light veil of fragrance from our purse-size Almond Cookie Eau de Toilette Mini. It’s the perfect little indulgence for someone special, or for yourself! Read more