• Tech & Auto
    The 2020 Kia Telluride: A Luxury SUV Without the Luxury Price Tag

    Last week I had the pleasure of joining the Kia USA family in Pasadena to …

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  • Luxury
    The Scary Truth You Need to Know Before Buying Counterfeit Luxury Handbags

    It’s been almost 2 years since my very first review on a designer dupe, and …

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  • Physical Health
    You Are Not Your Instagram: The Emotional Consequences of Social Media

    Whether through Instagram DM or during casual conversations with friends, I am always asked about …

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  • DIY Beauty
    DIY Skincare: 2-Ingredient Microdermabrasion Scrub (Fresh + Aveda-Inspired)

    A few years ago when expensive skincare was still my addiction (Sephora, I’m looking …

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  • MY FAVORITE DESIGNER DUPES

    • Designer Dupe: Balenciaga Ceinture Ankle Boot – $1,275 vs. $100

      Designer Dupe: Balenciaga Ceinture Ankle Boot – $1,275 vs. $100
    • Designer Dupe: 3.1 Phillip Lim Medium Pashli – $895 vs. $75

      Designer Dupe: 3.1 Phillip Lim Medium Pashli – $895 vs. $75
    • Designer Dupe: Valentino Rockstud Kitten Heel – $995 vs. $115

      Designer Dupe: Valentino Rockstud Kitten Heel – $995 vs. $115
    • Designer Dupe: Balenciaga City Bag – $2,190 vs. $105

      Designer Dupe: Balenciaga City Bag – $2,190 vs. $105
    3 Creative Ways to Wear a Corset

    3 Creative Ways to Wear a Corset

    Right now we’re in-between seasons, which means the weather can be so unpredictable – especially in California. Over here, it’s almost essential to wear flowy and breathable fabrics and layer if needed. So what’s my favorite way to spice up…

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    Is Your Jade Roller Fake? The Truth About the Instagram Skincare Trend

    Is Your Jade Roller Fake? The Truth About the Instagram Skincare Trend

    You’ve seen them all over Instagram: your favorite beauty influencers have been using these pretty jade rollers every night, claiming they help with product absorption, reducing puffiness, and even brightening the skin. From Alicia Key’s no-makeup beauty secret to Herbivore Botanicals…

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    Is Your Eye Cream Causing Milia?

    Is Your Eye Cream Causing Milia?

    “What are these tiny bumps around my eyes?” is one of the most popular questions my clients ask me. You might have them: tiny little hard bumps that look like small whiteheads but won’t go away when you attempt to…

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    The Look For Less: I Am Gia

    The Look For Less: I Am Gia

    You may have seen celebrities like Bella Hadid, Kourtney Kardashian and Kaia Gerber sporting one of Australia’s most popular clothing labels, I Am Gia. From the popular Cobain Pant to the Pixie Teddy Coat, many of their pieces are casual, contemporary…

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    Back to School 2018: Style Steals + Comfy School Outfit Tips

    Back to School 2018: Style Steals + Comfy School Outfit Tips

    August is here, which means school is back in session! I’m all too familiar with the transition from nonstop summer fun to rigorous class schedules and all-nighters study sessions. When you’re dealing with school stress it can be tough to…

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