Garçon’s Faves: April/May 2017

We’re always on the lookout for the latest and greatest, here are some of the the things that our team loves this season: The Handmaid’s Tale (on HULU): Beyond the timely thematic elements, the cinematography and visuals of this series are gorgeous and stunning, and the acting by the entire cast is masterful. The first 3 episodes were released last…

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The Beauty Chef GLOW Inner Beauty Powder REVIEW

Nutraceutical powders have been all the rage lately and the appeal is evident: through the premise of delivering beauty from within, these powders achieve specialized holistic benefits through the use of concentrated superfoods that work like vitamins. The Beauty Chef, by Carla Oates, is an Australian line that is one of the pioneers of this movement and her Glow Inner Beauty Powder…

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KYPRIS Cleanser Concentrate Review: Why Green Doesn’t Equal Safe

I went into trying Kypris’ Cleanser Concentrate with such high hopes. It promised the “ideal cleanse” with a “totally new” experience in a gel-cream format that could be applied onto dry or damp skin. At first use, it was like a mediocre first date where some things were pretty cool, but the overall experience was more awkward than anything. Cool things:…

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Hylamide SubQ Anti-Age – REVIEW

I recently went to my dermatologist and while waiting in her office, started thumbing through pamphlets on cosmetic procedures (as one does). We ended up having a 30 conversation on preventive botox for my forehead because as I learned, men have stronger forehead muscles than women and it will lead to more wrinkles and frown lines over time and it’s…

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Talking Supplements: What We’re Taking

When it comes to approaching self-care and wellness, sharing supplement recommendations has always felt decidedly more personal than sharing a favorite skincare product. For me, it’s because while skincare products can be tested and take place superficially, supplements are more intensive in that they must be consumed. The experience is also more personal, requiring an investment of time, resources and…

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