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It’s easy to fall into a beauty, style or lifestyle rut even for bloggers who are constantly exposed to the new, the now and the next. Though I hate to admit it, my beauty rut has been my hair. Its color specifically.

Years ago, during what turned out to be a temporary move to the left coast, I lightened and highlighted my hair.…

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I rave about subscription boxes a lot on these pages and it’s because I truly love them. Why? They make my life a lot easier (less shopping plus home delivery) and the really good ones, are worth their weight in gold. I love luxury goods and I cannot lie. Luxury beauty, clothes,  homes, cars–all of that. Do I have all that stuff?…

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Do you ever wake up and want to be someone else? I do. All. The. Time.

Okay, not really someone else but I do like to change my look a lot, particularly my hair. I think for most folks, how they wear their hair is a statement.…

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Seasons change and with them, so goes the condition of my hair. If you’re a naturally curly girl like me, you know the struggle of maintaining strong, beautiful hair year round and you could probably use a few suggestions for your arsenal of go-to hair care products that really work. Today, I’m sharing my top 10 natural hair care products and I hope you find a few to add to your stash.…

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Summertime is fun time and for me, that usually means a low-maintenance beauty routine and hair care regimen. I’m a curly girl who enjoys the freedom of going from curly to straight at a moment’s notice but during the summer, it’s curls all the way. Why? New York heat and humidity. Maintaining straight strands during the summer months is usually an exercise in futility so bouncy curls, here I come!…

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