My parcel of La Bella Figura arrived with the most gorgeous presentation. The all white packaging and attention to detail were exquisite. This all natural, organic range is centered around Barbary Fig seed oil, which contains a whopping 88% of naturally occurring Vitamin E. They also leave out everything on my do not use list like synthetic fragrance, silicone, mineral oil, and parabens, and they're cruelty-free. (The range is also vegan except for the face masks which contain honey.)Read More
In color therapy, blue is used for calming, relaxing, and healing. It’s not surprising then that Blue Tansy extract, with its deep cerulean hue, abounds with anti-inflammatory, antihistamine, soothing, and healing properties.Read More
Evening is my time to unwind and pamper my skin. I reach for rich balms and oils, and layer them on until I'm gleaming. I literally do this in a caftan and turban at a sink my husband keeps covered in toothpaste and beard hair, but details, details.Read More
I keep my morning skincare simple and light. This is not the time for complicated steps. I tend to linger in bed until I finally get ready in an absolute panic. You know, like a grown-up. I want multi-tasking products that will wake up my complexion, and sit beautifully under makeup. The better the skincare, the less makeup!Read More
Full disclosure, I work in a gorgeous beauty store and have access to hundreds of products every day; I should have no desire to try anything else.
Have we all had a good laugh at that?? I can never try too many products! I'm a makeup artist and crazy passionate about skincare. It's literally my job to try everything (at least that's what I tell myself).Read More
I’m frequently asked what I’m using on my skin. What moisturizer? What foundation? But skincare is more involved than just one magic cream (though a few come close!). I believe in face masks.Read More