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Tried and True Review: Tatcha Pore Perfecting Sunscreen

By now, most people know that sunscreen is the ultimate anti-aging tool and skincare professionals insist we wear it every day. I’ll admit that I haven’t completely followed this rule for the sole reason that I have not been able to find a sunscreen I forget I have on. I’ve tried tons of versions advertised to be  “dry touch,” “weightless” […]

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Review: StriVectin Instant Revitalizing Mask

Before I was a freelance makeup artist, I worked at the cosmetic counter in Macy’s and I found myself near the StriVectin display a lot. It interested me because the packaging looks serious, like you should be picking it up as a prescription at the doctor’s office. Their products are also pretty expensive and I since I worked on commission, I […]

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Skincare Review: Shiseido Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate

Most regular readers of Behind the Scenes Makeup can attest to the fact that I take skincare very seriously. My bathroom shelves are lined with products that I frequently rotate in and out, with hopes that my personal aging process is slowing down as we speak. When I was contacted to review Shiseido’s new Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate I jumped at the opportunity. […]

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