Acids in skincare hold the key to glowing skin, and no- we’re not talking ingestibles. Remember when you were a kid and the villains from your favorite cartoons would always threaten the superhero with acid? Well, in real life acids can actually be used in quite beneficial ways for the skin. There are two main types of acids: Most of the…

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We all know that feeling when the throat begins to feel tight and kind of scratchy where you know something bigger and nastier is coming up – it’s too soon to take any cold medications, but you also feel like the tides could be overturned by being proactive. My mom has been making this herbal tonic for me since I…

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The Swedes are joining forces as ubiquitous Swedish furniture store Ikea taps Swedish cult fragrance line Byredo for a collaboration to explore home scents. The actual release is scheduled for 2019 although the internet is already buzzing about the possibilities of merging an exclusive indie fragrance brand with the mass global furniture empire. All we know at present is that…

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Dad’s are great – that’s the simple consensus we summed up at our team round table as we discussed this year’s upcoming Father’s Day. “I think for their generation, the focus is on having the comforts such as a nice home and being able to get their kids into good schools, and then the material things like a well tailored…

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Is skincare as seasonal as one’s wardrobe? That’s the question I received from a reader asking if their routine should be switched out for “summerized” products. Beauty editors are tasked with producing compelling stories that grab readers and you’ll notice that each time of the year has themes that are revisited each year. “Sun protection for Fourth of July!”, etc.…

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