Despite my attempts to live a more analog life, I rarely have any significant stretches of time without a device in my hand or my eyes on a screen. You too? Thought so. There have been plenty of reports about the harmful effects born from the overuse of electronic gadgets. From eye strain and interrupted sleep patterns caused by blue light emissions to the increased physical and emotional stress caused by our ‘always-on’ culture, digital dependency is wreaking havoc with our ability to enjoy one another and all that we work for.…

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Pixi Skintreats Showdown: Double Cleanse vs. Nourishing Cleansing …

The battle is joined. Pixi Beauty recently launched a new cleanser, Pixi + Caroline Hirons Double Cleanse, and since I already love the Pixi Nourishing Cleansing Balm, I decided to do a head-to-head comparison to see if I’d be adding a new cleanser to my mix. I do love a double-duty beauty product so naturally I was excited to give the Double Cleanse a test run.…

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Can A Plastic Surgeon Create Superior Skincare?

Confession time. I’m a Bravoholic. I’m completely addicted to the Real Housewives franchise and watch most of them religiously. That is, of course, where I was introduced to Dr. Paul Nassif, ex-husband of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills former cast member Adrienne Maloof. Dr. Nassif now costars on Botched (E! Network) with another Housewives husband, Dr. Terry Dubrow, and this dynamic duo of plastic surgery fixes cosmetic surgeries gone wrong.…

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Winter Skincare: Fight the Hawk and Win!

The hawk is out and, in addition to freezing you to death, its mission is to turn you into a wrinkly, dry prune face. Don’t let the hawk win! Add these winter skincare tips to your arsenal so you can fight the good fight.

Winter Skincare

Extreme temperatures require extreme measures and climate is also a major factor in the choice of skincare products.…

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Explore Pixi Beauty For Glowing Skin

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it a thousand times more, skin care > skin cover. When I was a little girl, I had no idea I’d become a skincare fanatic but lo and behold, there’s an S on my chest and it doesn’t stand for Superwoman. Thusly, I’m super excited to be a Brand Ambassador for Pixi by Petra!…

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Create Some Cozy: The Hygge Way

Create Some Cozy: The Hygge Way

Hygge (hoo-gah) is an old Danish concept that helps Danes get through their long, dark winters. Anyone besides me feeling the effects of winter: actual, political or otherwise? Yeah, I thought so. Fret not my lovelies, Hygge and I are here to help you make it through. Roughly translated as coziness, hygge means creating a warm atmosphere and enjoying the good things in life with good people.… Read More

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