haircare · reviews

Haircare Battle: Prose Across Seasons

As a lover of personalized anything, Prose is right up my alley. The brand provides ultra-customized hair care, so much so that you’re asked to fill out a questionnaire before you can begin using any of their products. They personalize haircare products from season to season to address climate concerns like humidity, UV, wind, and… Continue reading Haircare Battle: Prose Across Seasons

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Cult Favorite: Belif True Aqua Bomb

I'm late into the game but I was excited to try #belif, specifically the True Cream Aqua Bomb. So when the brand's Aqua Playland set landed on my doorstep, know for sure that I was squealing. The Aqua Playland Set contains a full-sized The True Cream Aqua Bomb and travel-sized Hungarian Water Essence and Moisturizing… Continue reading Cult Favorite: Belif True Aqua Bomb

bodycare · reviews · skincare

Skincare Review: LXMI Pure Nilotica Melt, Nilotica Lip Melt, and Crème du Nil

Leila Janah founded #LXMI when she discovered Nilotica by chance. The rare butter, she found, has the ability to moisturize and help make the skin luminous, hence it became the star ingredient of the brand’s #skincareproducts. As a result, they now have their exclusive form of the butter, Nilotica Reserve, from high-grade nuts of the… Continue reading Skincare Review: LXMI Pure Nilotica Melt, Nilotica Lip Melt, and Crème du Nil

reviews · skincare

Brand Overview: Urb Apothecary

Using organic ingredients, #urbapothecary aims to infuse the healing power of botanicals in their products. Their products are also cruelty-free, SLS-free, synthetic fragrance-free, and free of chemical additives and preservatives. The Willow Charcoal Cleanser ($47) promises to be a hydrating cleanser that soothes and clears the skin without tightening it and stripping it of natural… Continue reading Brand Overview: Urb Apothecary

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Cult Favorite: Caudalie Beauty Elixir

A classic, the Beauty Elixir from #caudalie was inspired by the centuries old 'elixir of youth' used by Queen Isabelle of Hungary. The mist contains grapes to moisturize, rose oil to tone, and rosemary to energize the skin. I have always like the cooling sensation this gives on first spritz. I like using this after… Continue reading Cult Favorite: Caudalie Beauty Elixir