Top 6 College Student Beauty Products

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Most college kids don’t share the same passion for cosmetics that I’ve been afflicted with, but everyone has at least one product they use on the regular. If it’s a routine staple, then it has to be good, right? I found six college students with some #blush cred, and asked about the one product they […]

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Perfect Your Winter Travel Style

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I admit that although my travel outfit goals are high, I rarely find myself in transit completely content with my ensemble. Between the stress of boarding and baggage claim, I favor comfort and practicality. But, in reality, who doesn’t? The Victoria Beckhams of the world have set lofty expectations for airport style. As of late, […]

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Your Thanksgiving Break Playlist

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Enjoy your break with some stellar tunes, obviously. I’ve got the new Adele album on repeat, and am digging THIS “Hello” remix I mentioned below.  

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Your Birchbox Brief

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Samples are the greatest gifts to to the modern consumer. Imagine a world where you couldn’t taste test the frozen Swedish meatballs at Costco, or have to purchase a perfume without being able to test it for a few days. Cruel, isn’t it? Wise beauty consumers should always try before they buy in order to […]

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Watch Me

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Checking in here to make a case for the low-tech watch. As a millennial with an aversion to the constant chime of my electronics, the thought of having a mini-phone on my wrist is overwhelming. Watches are a no-brainer accessory, and are critical in creating the most refined arm party you ever did see. So […]

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Great Reads

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With the surplus of information available at our fingertips these days, it can be difficult to distinguish what’s worth clicking on. Between the Buzzfeed links and celebrity gossip articles, my news feeds are usually cluttered with nonsense. Here are a number of notable reads for the week: Op-Ed | Why We Based Our Fashion Start-Up in […]

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Now Playing: September 2015

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Spotify’s Discover Weekly Playlist has been treating me well. Some new tunes, but this month has had a couple of vintage all-stars. 

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The Power of a “Thank You”

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Thank you notes were a fundamental part of my upbringing. No matter how small the gift, my mother always stressed the importance of sending a note to express my gratitude. Forget the email, forget the phone call, and do not even THINK about sending a text. In our digital universe, it is important to have the dignity to sit […]

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Go Nude.

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In the last few years, we’ve all praised at the altar of nail art. Neon, tribal patterns, stripes… you name it, I’ve probably done it. But, in an effort to make (small) strides toward sophisticated adulthood, I’ve embraced the refined nude nail. As with all things tasteful, Chanel does it best. The Les Beiges collection is the […]

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3 Face Masks to Update Your Skincare Routine

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Face masks are having a major beauty moment. Highly concentrated treatments designed to target concerns with a single use, masks can be found on the shelves of both Sephora and the drugstore alike. Most versions recommend using once or twice a week, depending on your skin type.  Blemish Clearing Kate Somerville EradiKate Mask Not necessary for use […]

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4 Beauty Instagram Accounts to Follow, NOW!

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The Streicher Sisters @streichersisters  This über cool trio not only shares a killer gene pool, but LA’s hottest new salon, StIIIKe. Jenn handles the makeup, Ashley covers hair, and Kristie is the master of the “feathered brow.” Follow along for star studded updates, as well as endless hair/makeup/brow inspiration. Violet Grey @violetgrey  The beauty renegades at […]

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