10 Powerful Benefits of a Bath Soak

Water is tranquil! It is one of the most versatile and precious powers on Earth. Being near water, soaking in it, drinking it and treating it with respect, can result in many benefits. Enjoying a bath soak reminds us of its power. Whether you call it self-care, spa life, time-out or me time, bath soaks…

Makeup Museum To Open In New York City

New York’s 2020 newest cultural institution will be all about the significance of makeup. The first ever Makeup Museum is ready to open its doors to beauty lovers everywhere, and its debut exhibit is called “Pink Jungle: 1950s Makeup in America“. We like to believe this was the height of glamour. The museum will be…

Gift Guide: Unique Gifts For Beauty & Wellness Aficionados

It seems the whole world is falling in love with self-care. We could not be happier and more on board, but the overflow of products makes us wonder – Do we really need it all? We believe consumers are starting to tire of endless lists and shelves of brands that tell them these are the…

6 Best Masks Worth Your Time & Investment

It’s no secret. We love a good mask. Most are a hit, but there are the occasional misses. Here are our current favorites. These masks have the ability to give your skin the visible difference you look for and spend your hard earned money on. SMOOTH & BRIGHT Eminence Organic Skincare is indisputably one of…

Talking With Blushingston’s CEO, Natasha Cornstein

Blushington launched in 2011 and continues to invent ways to make our modern busy lives even better. While experiencing the company’s latest launch, TSA-approved shops in hotel lobbies, we became curious about the inner workings of Blushington and their work culture. The company was founded by a woman, is run by a female CEO, effectively…

Detox Your Makeup Routine: 9 Modern and Clean Makeup Brands

This is the era of must-have clean makeup brands with a gorgeous range of pigmented colors and silky foundations. No longer will we accept excuses, such as; clean beauty cannot achieve the kind of pigment guaranteed by well-known luxury brands and clean makeup is not quality. Those statements are simply untrue. Meet your new favorite…

Self-Care Insiders: Spa Talk With ISPA’s President, Lynne McNees

Officially the International SPA Association plays an important educational and research role in the spa industry, for professionals and spa-goers alike, however it does so much more than that. Today, it is more important than ever to promote wellness and self-care for those looking to live a healthier lifestyle. ISPA gives us a glimpse into…

Hydrating Heroes, Best Moisturizers for Fall

There is a certain romance to opening up a fresh new jar of good old fashioned moisturizer. When the colder weather hits, new ingredients and moisturizers make their way into our morning and evening routine like welcomed friend. Innovation and trends have made us desire air sealed packaging, however your basic hydrating hero should feel…

Hôtel Plaza Athénée: A Refuge For Elegance

This story was written in collaboration with and for Hobnob Magazine. Photography by Ellen Swandiak. For full story, click on the link. Hôtel Plaza Athénée is one of the most well-known hotels in the world, but unless you are looking for it or taking a walk on 64th street, you might not be aware of…

Switch To Green, 21 Best Clean Beauty Brands To Reach For Right Now

When I started my writing career in 2006, I had grand ideas of sharing my thoughts on fashion and beauty, but I knew I was meant to do more than that—I wanted to connect with like-minded individuals and be as transparent as possible, sharing kindness and motivation. It was about individuality, wellness, and design. Back…

Yes, Take A Mental Health Day

From the moment you wake up, to the moment you drift off to sleep, making time for your wellbeing is a decision we all struggle with. This is our love letter in defense of the “Mental Health Day” – a day where you focus on you and decide to do whatever it is that helps…

Full Moon Beauty For Your Inner Moon Child

Do you own a telescope? Do you ask questions like: “Why are we here?”, “What possible mysterious can we find in the universe?” and “How can I get an even closer shot of the moon?”, then you might be a moon child. If you are drawn to the moon and its natural power then you…