The Products to Help You Tame Summer Sweat

We all know living in a hog, humid place can be treacherous. You step outside, your hair either falls flat or frizzes away, and you instantly start to break out into a sweat as if you just ran the marathon—without even trying. Trust me, I know how frustrating that can be. But instead of running away and hiding in cool places this summer, I found some products to help tame that sweat any day of the week.

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The Perfumes (and Candles) That Even My Sensitive Nose Adores

I’m very sensitive to scent. So much so that when I was younger, I chose friends based on how much I liked their smell (this went on until I accidentally offended a unsavory-smelling classmate — at which point I was told by my mother to keep my scent opinions to myself). In my adult life,…

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Midweek Muses

The weather has been bipolar, you lost the will to cook after having another long weekend and you may be getting the flu. Shit happens. From an app to help you post-break up to a new curated gift for the dudes in your life, here are my midweek muses to keep you busy till the…

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The Weekend Roundup

All too often, we spend the workweek looking forward to the weekend, then eventually end up idling away our days off once they arrive. And while it’s encouraged to use your weekend for some well-deserved rest and relaxation, it’s also nice to go into it with a plan—or at least have activities in your arsenal that you…

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The Best Labor Day Sales to Shop

While we’ve technically got until the solstice to call it “summer,” Labor Day weekend is widely observed as your last unofficial chance for getting in that picnic, barbecue, or beach trip before September really gets underway. But it’s also good for something else — namely, sweet deals. Pretty much every major retailer gets in on…

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Skincare in Five Minutes or Less

There are so many articles out there of how to maintain great skin and look glowy even when you’ve been at work all day and barely had time to go to the gym. Having gained some experience in dermatology in the past few months, I’ve been cognizant of what doctors prescribe, but more importantly, what…

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Drugstore Spa Day!

My good friend CVS sells everything, is usually clean, and caters to all of my weird cravings 24 hours a day. What do you call a place that sells French drugstore products and Kit Kats on the same shelf? You call it paradise. The DIY Facial: Take Queen Helene’s Mint Julep Masque, a beauty school favorite and…

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The Secret to a Great Night’s Sleep

Unless you sleep every single night like a bear hibernates during the winter, chances are your z’s could use an upgrade. I doubt I’ll be the first to tell you this, but sleep is one of the single most important factors of a healthy life, so if you’re not getting those solid hours in every…

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Five Products I Can’t Live Without

Truth: I live two blocks away from a Sephora. It is amazing, dangerous and terrible. (Mostly amazing.) It’s not an exaggeration to say I’ve tried virtually every product there at one time or another. However, Sephora gets pricey at times, leaving me to fend for myself on the internet or at a drugstore. I think…

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21 Ways to Get Your S!@# Together

Man Repeller did a one month “cleanse” for people to get their affairs in order and now, on the last day, they are doing a catch-all for all the things you may need to get done, but have not yet! So here are 21 ways to get your shit together: Get your closet together.  If you’ve been…

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