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    Facelift Recovery; Post-op Makeup Correction

    Ever wonder what 2-week-post-op makeup correction looks like, for a facelift? Facelift recovery can be long and daunting.  A few months ago I had a client come to me who was 2 weeks post op from having a face lift.  She expressed it was safe to start using cosmetics again, had a meeting and needed […]

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    Skincare Order of Ops

      “What is the right skincare order?” is probably one of the most asked questions I hear. I’m reposting this one because well, skincare never goes out of style. Every client that sits in my chair gets a skincare diagnosis because I’m just OCD like that. And I believe that pretty skin = pretty makeup. […]

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    On My Radar; 6 Best Beauty Box Subscriptions

    6 Best Beauty subscription Boxes I Love! Beauty Boxes ROCK!! Right!? Sometimes standing in that makeup isle can be a straight up sensory overload. It may leave you asking “what goes with what, where when and most importantly HOW?”.  Well, insert: The Beauty Box. Beauty boxes are a GREAT way to step out of your […]

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    Had a Blast on HSN for Mineral Air!!

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    Hey Guys!! This is SO last month’s news but I’ve been super busy with projects that are about to burst at the seems both on here and via my email blast, so better late than never! Last month, I had the honor of representing Mineral Air on HSN. It’s a portable, rechargeable airbrush unit with […]

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    Review; TruSelf Organics Detoxifying Mask

    The mask trend is back, it’s been back for months now-or at least the posting of it on social media has.  It seems everyone has been busy posting varying pics of the myriad of masks in existence.  Which piqued my curiosity to explore some of the ingredients in the (often very expensive) ones I have in […]

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    Radical Skincare; Neck Gel

    I’ve been raving on Twitter and Snapchat (@krisdelarenta) about this skincare line and I’ve FINALLY settled into my new place and have the space to write this post! Radical Skincare sent me an amazing care package just before the holidays. Within it, was the Firming Neck Gel. Coincidentally enough, my mother was on the search […]

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    NO PAIN NO GAIN: Retinol.

    Just got on the retinol wagon. If you’re like me, you’re probably asking “what the heck” a retinol is.  Well there are a few differenct types of retinols, including retinoid and retina.  Long story short (but I recommend researching, they basically take off dead skin and tighten.  The difference is the strength.  I’ve learned there […]