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August 2016

Skincare August 19, 2016

Swipe Fresh!

I don’t think I’ve stopped sweating for about 2 weeks straight. The heat and humidity in NYC has become literally unbearable — and I’m saying this as someone who got back from Jamaica not too long ago. While away I stumbled across the Instagram account for this product called Swipe, which is a single-use deodorant wipe. I’m always here for products that bring instant freshness and can help me cope with these sticky hot summer days; not to mention it…

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Skincare August 9, 2016

Drugstore Find: Mayfair Soap Foundry Sugar Scrub

This weekend I stopped by Target to stock up on a few beauty items I’d run low on and decided to browse the aisles for anything else that caught my eye. I’d been meaning to get a new body scrub and I was particularly drawn to the vibrant green Mayfair Soap Foundry Sugar Scrub in Sea Lily Jasmine ($8.99). I hadn’t previously heard of the brand but the packaging was great — very chic and simplistic, so I quickly took…

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General Beauty Hair Makeup Skincare Travel August 8, 2016

Recap: My Jamaican Vacation!

I’m back! So sorry for the long hiatus, I was on a beautiful vacation in my home island of Jamaica. I don’t believe I’ve mentioned this as of yet, but I was born there and moved to the U.S. when I was two years old —I actually have not been back since I was 5. So, this was a very overdue trip for me as an adult. I went away with my entire immediate family and we stayed at the…

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