The Only Cleanser You Need

The Only Cleanser You Need

Once I switched to an oil cleanser, my skin has never been the same—in the best way. Since I don't always have time to do a 10-step skincare routine, oil cleansing really helps keep my routine simple. I like to make my own oil-cleanser but in this recent article I wrote for Hello Giggles, I listed the best oil cleansers on the market polled from real women from around the world. 

The Miracle Oil You Need in Your Life

The Miracle Oil You Need in Your Life

I use grapeseed oil to cleanse my face and to lock-in my other skincare products. It's the first and the last step of my routine. It's also affordable and works just as well as some of the other expensive oils I've used—if not more. Here's an article I wrote for Hello Giggles where I dive more into the history and scientific studies behind this plant-based powerhouse. 

How to Heal Chapped Lips

Valentine's Day is less than a month away! Meaning it's almost time to pucker up for your special someone. The Winters are brutal here in New York and my lips are always asking for a little TLC. After a bad cold, my lips were left completely chapped, I took to the internet and hit up [...]

My 7 Holy Grail Beauty Products that will Up Your Skincare Game

If you're as beauty obsessed as I am, you've probably heard the term "holy grail" on more than one occasion. The "HG" in skincare is given to a beauty product when it lives up to the buzz-worthy hype that's bestowed upon it by the all-powerful internet. In other words, really good sh**. What I think [...]

The Easiest DIY Hair Oil for Long and Shiny Hair

As I sit in my NYC apartment, soaking wet from the rain, scolding myself for not buying a replacement umbrella for the one I lost weeks ago, I can't help but stop and laugh as I pass the mirror and see the giant fluffy, pom-pom, cotton ball that my hair has morphed into. At the [...]

3 Beauty Tools for Better Skin

For years, the beauty industry has been dominated by makeup brands all promising to help you achieve better looking skin. In recent months, I’m happy to report that skin care has slowly started to steal the show as women are starting to realize that the secret to a radiant complexion has little to nothing to [...]

The Microdermabrasion Facial

Believe it or not, some of my best travel tips are related to skin care! When traveling, I don't like wear to a lot of makeup. On a typical travel day you can find me scuba diving or hiking through conditions that would be considered without a doubt non-makeup friendly. Before a big trip, I [...]

DIY Body Scrub for Smooth and Cellulite-Free Skin

If you're anything like me and are counting down the days until summer, you've probably started to panic about your summer body (or lack thereof much like myself.) My body may be a work in progress, however, my skin is always ready with this incredibly easy body scrub. I've been using this recipe for YEARS [...]

Three Tips for Better Breath

Recent Harvard studies show that when someone offers you a mint, it's not to be nice but rather a passive way to hint that yo breath stanks. Okay, so that's not actually a true study, however, it should be because I am a subtle hint mint peddler. Bad breath is unpleasant, unattractive, and it's killing [...]

Three Tips for Longer and Healthier Hair

The number one question I get asked daily, besides how do I travel with no money, is how do you grow your hair so long? It looks so healthy, do you get it cut every six weeks? The short answer to that question is no. I just recently got a haircut and my hairdresser mentioned [...]