anaiti luminous cream review

Step into the Light: Anaiti Luminous Cream Review

Before I begin – let’s take a moment for the people of Paris – without our own agendas, without parlaying into our individual agendas… simply as humans.

It’s arguable that right now, the world is in a dark spot. With so many of us honoring the City of Light, it seems fitting to discuss a product that’s about building light into our skin and correcting the dark spots.

With that in mind, let’s lighten up with Anaiti’s Luminous Cream – in my latest video I talk about why it works to give you that look of an inner “glow”, plus how it lightened up my dark underarms! You get to see ’em! (If that doesn’t gross you out… I promise they’re not nasty.) Continue reading “Step into the Light: Anaiti Luminous Cream Review”


Why Are High-End Candles Like Diptyque & Jo Malone So Popular?

You can snag some pretty darn good smelling candles in the air freshener aisle at Walmart, so why do certain candles that approach or far surpass the $100 mark have such a frenzied following?

Diptyque and Jo Malone are the two most famous names in luxury candledom, and it’s not just because they hit some passing fragrant fad. Rather, these producers of quality-scented, hand-poured wax have a great tradition of adding beautiful smelling elements to their worlds: Diptyque has graced its home Paris with style and scent since the early 60s, while Jo Malone hails from England and has been handcrafting unique and natural fragrance combinations since childhood. Continue reading “Why Are High-End Candles Like Diptyque & Jo Malone So Popular?”


Back to (Skincare) Basics: Anaiti Advanced Age Defying Serum [VIDEO]

Aging sucks. Sometimes, we get desperate in our attempts to avoid it. There are lots of fancy-schmancy organic black algae and eagle spit-type ingredients floating around in skincare these days.

What your mug needs is good ol’ fashioned science. Hyaluronic acid (HA) has been skin’s best friend for a long time – check out why in my video, plus find out about a great product that uses it: Continue reading “Back to (Skincare) Basics: Anaiti Advanced Age Defying Serum [VIDEO]”


Why Alpaca Hair Will Be Your Fall/Winter 2015 Bestie.

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Are you down with alpaca yet? Besides being incredibly pun-ready, this Andean animal is a cold-weather fashion designer’s best friend. If you don’t own an alpaca piece yet, here are a few insider reasons why you should be adding one on your holiday wish list: Continue reading “Why Alpaca Hair Will Be Your Fall/Winter 2015 Bestie.”


Copy Blair Waldorf’s Exact Fashion Style from Gossip Girl

Our favorite TV shows no longer die; in the Netflix age, they simply go to Bingewatching Heaven. My latest guilty pleasure to binge is Gossip Girl, and it’s totes got me throwing back to the late ’00s.

Of course, Queen Bee Blair Waldorf rules the school, and her fashion choices in Gossip Girl border on iconic (though not so intensely as her Givenchy-gilded idol Holly Golightly). Here are some of her exact fashions you can copy right the eff now (fair warning – spoilers if you’re like five years behind on your DVR): Continue reading “Copy Blair Waldorf’s Exact Fashion Style from Gossip Girl”

Beauty with an attitude

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