Get the Look of a Blowout in Half the Time: Present Perfect is Now on YouTube!

In December of last year, I surveyed all of you – my faithful readers – soliciting feedback about the site and many of you requested that I share more hairstyling tips. And since hair styling, like so many other things, is a skill best taught through demonstration, as opposed to still photographs, I’ve decided now

Fire Cider: Staying Healthy All Winter Long

It’s flu season and with everything going on in my life these past few months – more stress, less sleep – my immune system is probably taking quite a beating, making me seriously susceptible to catching viruses and colds this winter. ┬áThat’s the last thing I need. So, last weekend, I brewed up a new

Five New Beauty Products to Try This Fall

Since I last provided extensive product reviews (see The Verdict), several readers have asked me to review additional products – a request I love and relate to well, since I depend heavily upon product reviews from friends and neutral third-party sources when I buy any new products. One of my favorite resources for product reviews

The Verdict

Just over four weeks ago, I decided to see if the Korean Beauty juice was worth the squeeze by making a few changes to my current beauty routine and folding in a few Korean-produced products. A preface before I continue: Perhaps the one and only silver lining to dealing with acne for the last 25+