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Problem Solver

I’ve always had combination skin and one of my biggest challenges is waking up with incredibly dry skin. In my last beauty mini, a reader had suggested Drink Up Intensive Overnight Mask by...


10 Years of Messy Hair

10 Years of Messy Hair

This week, we’re celebrating the 10 year anniversary of the site – can you believe it?! The...

Living Raw with Mimi Kirk

Living Raw with Mimi Kirk

The saying goes “you are what you eat” – which, when looking at Mimi Kirk, makes...

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Bad Foundation

I have a pretty monotonous makeup routine. It typically goes like this: moisturizer > foundation (or...

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Beauty Product of The Week: Milk

So first there was powder, and then foundation, and then tinted moisturizer, and then the bb cream,...

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Skincare Survival

Have you ever returned from a trip feeling like your skin is in dire need of some TLC?

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Beauty Product of the Week: Context

I love a good manicure, I really do, but I honestly don’t get them very often. It used to be...

15 Years with Estée Lauder: Carolyn Murphy

15 Years with Estée Lauder: Carolyn Murphy

It’s pretty fun to be a photographer, because you get to show things the way you see them. Other...

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Lips Don’t Lie

Every once in a while I decide to “elevate” my look (let’s be honest, super rare)...




The jaw – the body part that has the potential to be as scary as the infamous killer shark....

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I’ve had bangs for the better part of my life.

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Water Weight

One of main beauty battles is water retention. I’ve for sure committed the sin of Googling my...



Sometimes, you have to take risks to be beautiful. That’s what I did this summer.



I know this may seem like a seasonally inappropriate topic, but it is something I think about on a...

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Some people feel the only way to be truly intimate with someone is being able to share absolutely...

Body Wash or Bar Soap?

Body Wash or Bar Soap?

Here at the Studio, when it comes to beauty, we talk a lot about what you put on your face, but I...

Stranger Things

Stranger Things

My experience with, and knowledge of, exotic beauty ingredients stretches back to the time my sister...