Why I Ditched Shellac Nail Gels and Haven’t Looked Back

Why I Ditched Shellac Nail Gels and …

Like clockwork, every two weeks I find myself with a slightly grown out, chipped mani perched at my neighborhood nail salon receiving my routine gel mani and spa pedicure. As a blogger and fashion editor, I constantly meet new clients, attend events and get photographed so I have always felt pressured to have…

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Get High, Naturally: Higher Dose East Village Infrared Sauna Review

Get High, Naturally: Higher Dose East Village …

I first saw Higher Dose on Instagram and was immediately enticed by the vibrant saunas brightly lit with multi-colored lights. I have always loved saunas and steam rooms so without even knowing the physical and mental benefits, I was on board. After I did a bit of research, I realized that there are…

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A Potion A Day…Why I Adopted Herbal Adaptogens

A Potion A Day…Why I Adopted …

As most of you know from Instagram, I had a bit of a speed bump in December as I was recently diagnosed with the big C (aka cancer – specifically a very rare form called synovial sarcoma). In all honesty, I’m not too fond of the word “cancer” so I opted for the…

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Green Your Glam Routine with These Eco-Beauty Brands

Green Your Glam Routine with These Eco-Beauty …

1. Tata Harper Best for: Moisturizers and Cleansers Recently launching a t-shirt collaboration with conscious fashion brand, Maiyet, this green beauty brand is not slowing down anytime soon. The “Kiss Me, I’m Non-Toxic” campaign donated $30 to the Breast Cancer Fund’s Campaign for Safe Cosmetics, to raise awareness of harmful ingredients in beauty…

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Designer Spotlight: Jessica Hendricks Yee of The Brave Collection

Designer Spotlight: Jessica Hendricks Yee of The …

Over the past ten years, fashion, social responsibility and philanthropy have become more intertwined, supporting one another. For Jessica Hendricks Yee, social ethics and responsible innovation have always been at the core of her brand, The Brave Collection’s, DNA. While teaching English in Southeast Asia, Jessica explored Cambodia and was awe-inspired by the…

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