Abbott NYC: Telluride

  Adventurers Jose Alvarez and Michael Pass created Abbott NYC with the idea of capturing scent memories in fragrance form. Their deep love for the outdoors and environment inspires their collection; mountains, deserts, lush forests, and oceans are all poured into the heart and soul of Abbott. The noses behind the fragrances are Antoine Lie (Armani Code, Ralph Lauren Romance for Men, Versace Crystal Noir) … Continue reading Abbott NYC: Telluride

Crème de la Crème: The Kari Gran Lip Whip Edition

Can I take the title Queen of Lip Balms? I’m doing it. Lip Balm Queen, comin’ atcha! From my early teens, I have been obsessive when it comes to having something on my lips at all times. The feeling of dry, chapped lips just doesn’t fly with me. I loathe it. No, No, NO!  Sometimes I feel like I’ve tried everything on the market, and because of … Continue reading Crème de la Crème: The Kari Gran Lip Whip Edition

Purple Daydream: Manasi 7 Heliotrope All Over Color

  Scandinavian simplicity and quality converge in Manasi 7. My Swedish roots are absolutely tickled opening the sturdy, recycled packaging. The delicate printed label that adorns the box notates the 7 ways their company is different, and I’m absolutely delighted. The Principles of Manasi 7 Slow: small-scale production at a sustainable pace Select: curated ingredients and shades made in small batches to ensure premium quality … Continue reading Purple Daydream: Manasi 7 Heliotrope All Over Color

Clarify and Restore with Vapour

I’ve loved Vapour from the very start, so I was so excited to try the Clarity Oil Cleanser and the Essence Restorative Night Treatment. I’ve only used their makeup until trying these two oils, but much like my love for their makeup, these skincare picks are easy to love, too. I’m a huge supporter of oil cleansing. Surprisingly, it’s the perfect way to balance overly … Continue reading Clarify and Restore with Vapour

Habit Cosmetics

  One of my favorite types of formulas are multi purpose products that can be applied to eyes, lips, and cheeks. It makes for a streamlined routine (and bonus, less products to carry if you’re on the go). If you’re looking for richly pigmented organic makeup, look no further than Habit! These Multi-Use cremes pack a punch! Habit is vegan and cruelty free. They are also made … Continue reading Habit Cosmetics