New! Osmotics Blue Copper 5 Cooling Moisture Mist


    The hot weather is upon us– it is 100° here today and by about 3:oo in the afternoon I start to melt. I swear that is the magical time everyday. I don’t know if it’s my hormones or low blood sugar but BOOM! I feel tired, hot and sweaty. Thank you hot flashes!! […]

Happy 4th of July and Don’t Forget the Neutrogena Sunscreen!


  The 4th of July is the kick-off to summer celebrations. Beach days, BBQs and fireworks shows. Whether you’re frolicking in the sand, surf or backyard,  don’t forget: sunscreen is the absolute-must accessory through it all. Yes, even when you are traveling via car. Did you know UVA rays can pass through glass windows and cloudy skies? This makes it all […]

Pixi Glow Tonic Review!


  It didn’t take long for Pixi’s Glow Tonic ($29) to become a cult favorite among beauty bloggers and editors. I confess, I was right there on the edge of the cliff with all the other furry lemmings but I had to wait for it come back into stock and that turned out to be quite […]

Treat Your Rosacea and Win a Trip To The Emmy’s!!

Photo credit: Ray Bilcliff

  Disclosure: I’m participating in the Break Up with Your Makeup Blogger Contest Sponsored by Galderma Laboratories, L.P. Rosacea is a treatable, chronic inflammatory skin condition and one of the most common symptoms is persistent facial redness and sometimes acne-like bumps . It’s estimated that 16MM Americans are affected by the condition. As I’ve aged, I have […]

My Beauty Bunny AHA Moisturizer Review!

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My good friend Jennifer of My Beauty Bunny, a top notch cruelty-free beauty site, has developed a product of her own! Jennifer is extremely conscious of using natural ingredients and in collaboration with Nicki from FutureDerm has created a vegan, cruelty free, paraben free, sulfate free, synthetic dye free, synthetic fragrance free, petrochemical free, GMO free, Triclosan free […]

Moroccan Hammam Kit Plus a Giveaway!!

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    When the weather heats up the clothes come off…well not ALL the clothes! I am SO ready to ditch my boots for flip-flops, my pants for shorts and my sweaters for tee-shirts! That said, I want to make sure my winter skin is ready to see the sunlight again so I’m turning to […]

You’re Invited To A Twitter Party!


  Join me and @RealRevivaLabs for a Twitter party Weds., May 14th, 8 ET (5 PT). I will be taking your skincare questions & talking about some of my favorite Reviva Labs  products! This time the person that brings the most friends to the party wins a special gift bag from Reviva Labs!  Use hashtag #RevivaLabs. […]

Soap and Glory The Firminator Targeted Arm Toning & Smoothing Formula: Get Rid of Bumpy Arms!


Have you ever heard of “chicken skin?” Those unsightly, often red,  raised bumps you get on backs of your upper arms and sometimes on your legs, thighs or bottom that will NOT go away? You’ve probably tried all kinds of lotions and potions and the bumps aren’t going anywhere–they have taken up residence and are […]