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Stila’s BB a Bust?

I’m venturing back into a world where I might not belong…that thin line between skincare and makeup. I can’t help it. The built-in excuse to buy more products because “I should do a review of it” is just too tempting. For the past three days I have been doing a trial run of Stila’s Stay All Day Beauty Balm with …

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Anti-Oxidants = Pro-Pretty Skin

Antioxidants are showing up in a huge variety of skin and beauty products. I get a lot of questions about how to best incorporate them into a skin care routine. Why do we care about antioxidants? Our skin suffers from oxidative stress every day, just from being exposed to the air and outdoor environment. The sun amplifies this oxidative stress, …

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Spray-On Mineral Sunblock. Finally!

Let me just be clear…I was never a fan of the spray sunscreens. I get nervous that areas aren’t getting covered evenly and a spray makes it much harder to get the required thickness of sunscreen applied. In addition, they usually only contain chemical blockers instead of¬†mineral sun blockers like titanium dioxide and zinc oxide.¬†Physical blocking agents are the best …