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Five Must-Have Pregnancy Skincare Products

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Want to hear something exciting? My skin has been kind of awesome this pregnancy. Which I totally didn’t anticipate, because it was kind of terrible last time. What this total departure from any semblance of consistency has taught me: your skin is guaranteed to be nothing if not unpredictable when you’re expecting. It might be better than usual, it might ... Read More »

Spring-Break Must-Haves

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Do you get to call it “Spring Break” when you’re 32? I think so. What I’m bringing with me to Florida: Spring Break Must-Haves by ramshackleglam Easy separates, a few glam extras, and products that make traveling easy. (For more, check out my post on the Simple Skincare blog.) Read More »

Simple Sense: One Week Later

A week ago, Simple Sense told me a few things I could use some help with (including using SPF, exfoliating, and chilling out). Here’s how it’s going so far. (Click here to get your own personalized skincare recommendations.) Read More »

No-Time New Mama Beauty


In the past three months, you know what the number-one beauty tip I’ve picked up is? You know that saying “An ounce of prevention equals a pound of cure?” Read More »

It’s Scaly-Toad Time: Dry Skin Help

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Q. Hey Jordan, Well, the cold weather has hit…and my skin instantly turned scaly! Can you recommend some drugstore moisturizers (for the face) for winter? Thanks, Mandy A. Oh, I hear you: I turn into a scaly toad come winter, too. Especially my nose…it basically peels right off my face; it’s disgusting. So I’ve put a lot of thought into ... Read More »

Little Luxuries: Eve Lom Cleanser

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I’m big on relaxing nighttime routines: I give myself a good hour between turning off the TV or putting down my book and getting into bed, and use it to putter around the house and straighten up, do stretches, apply moisturizer head-to-toe, brush my hair, and play around with various face potions. I wasn’t always this diligent about my beauty ... Read More »

Absolution L’Eau Soir Et Matin

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I was introduced to this new line today at a meeting, and adored it: eco-friendly packaging, organic ingredients, and super-cool, customizable products. My favorite: L’Eau Soir Et Matin (pictured at left), which is a cleansing flower water/toner that removes all makeup and deposits nice things (like hazelnut oil, Neroli and geranium) onto your skin, and that doesn’t need to be ... Read More »

Try This Tuesday / Find A Drafty Spot

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You know how you can deflate puffy eyes by placing cold spoons over them for a few minutes? Well, I don't have the patience to lounge around in the morning with silverware on my face, so I've found a great way to get the refreshing effect minus the time suck. Read More »

Try This Tuesday / Happy Cuticles

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I have dry skin all year 'round, but starting right about now it gets really, really armadillo-ish. Of course my lips bear the brunt of the seasonal attack, so I stash pots and tubes and sticks of balm in all of my purses, in the bathroom, by the bed...everywhere. Read More »

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