As a compulsive beauty product hoarder (1,083 lipsticks and 479 perfumes at last count – so not kidding!), I am constantly faced with the battle between throwing out expired products (but that eyeshadow palette is sooooooooo pretty!!!!!!!) and not wanting to literally hurt my skin. Confession: ... Read More about Save or toss? What really happens when a beauty product expires
The internet is chock-a-block with beauty writers advising you to put lemon juice on your face. Why? The fruit's high levels of vitamin C, citric acids and antioxidants are perfect for busting dead skin cells, lightening age spots, getting rid of unwanted freckles and clearing up a tan, among other ... Read More about Why you should NEVER put pure lemon juice on your face. NEVER.
Just what is it about Elizabeth Arden's Eight Hour Cream that's made it a cult staple in the bags of everyone from runway makeup artists and top fashion models to global beauty editors and Prince Harry? And yes, that's the very same Prince Harry, of the British royal family fame. Mr. Meghan ... Read More about Cult classic: 12 ways to use Elizabeth Arden’s Eight Hour Cream
So many years in the beauty industry and I still learn something new everyday. I have been plagued by terribly dry skin these last couple of months – so dry, in fact, that I have stopped putting on makeup as it just settles into cakey patches! And this is truly strange, since I normally have ... Read More about Is your skin dry? Or dehydrated? What’s the difference? And what are the solutions?
If it wasn't bad enough that sugar wreaks horrors on our health (diabetes, Alzheimer's, mood swings, candida, hormonal balances, cholesterol... anyone?) research now shows that it's terrible for our skin as well. An excessive intake of processed sugars can fast track the aging process, leading to ... Read More about Why sugar hates your skin (and how to quit it without going crazy!)