Lunchtime Reading: December 28

  1. Internally freaking out about “tech neck”, the newest thing that causes wrinkly skin. Oh boy. (Spine Health)
  2. If you are now as worried about your neck as I am, fear not: this skincare guide is a good intro. (The Everygirl)
  3. My sister got me Glow Recipe’s blueberry cleanser and wow is it amazing! 🙂
  4. Love this beginner’s guide to winter skincare. (The Work Edit)
  5. This is what happens when you don’t drink enough water. (Eat This Not That)
  6. Losing weight is hard, but you can make it easier by enlisting help from your doctor. (Very Well Fit)
  7. Can’t wait to try the 8 best beauty products from Trader Joe’s. (Barefoot Blonde)
  8. Thanks to Abra’s suggestion, I am now drooling over this beautiful workout jacket that’s on sale at Nordstrom!
  9. I just finished The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg and loved it 🙂
  10. 40 things you can do to be happier and healthier in 2019. (The Everygirl)

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Lunchtime Reading: April 23

  1. Why do people conflate having bad skin with being a bad person? (Racked)
  2. 3 ways to reinvigorate your work ethic. (Babes Who Hustle)
  3. I ordered this honey mask from Sephora’s sale, and I love it! It tingles a little at first but it leaves my skin feeling so soft and looking super glowy!
  4. 7 email templates you’ll need when you start a new job. (The Muse)
  5. How to spring clean your space for less clutter and more self-care. (Girls’ Night In)
  6. Check out this cool “wedding black book” to see all the beauty prep one woman did for her wedding! (Into The Gloss)
  7. 50 positive affirmations you should tell yourself daily. (The Everygirl)
  8. Travel guide for the next big vacation spot: Malta. (The Everygirl)
  9. I just found Capitol Standard and it’s my new favorite hub for all things DC!
  10. 10 tricks used by women who age well. (The Zoe Report)

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Lunchtime Reading: March 9

  1. The story behind James Ivory’s Timothee Chalamet t-shirt at the Oscars. (BBC)
  2.  I ordered a wrap shirtleggings, and a cardi from Nordstrom’s weekend collection. Will report back.
  3. Orange City: where the small town American Dream lives on. (New Yorker)
  4. I can’t wait to try on my new purchases from ModCloth: a maxi dress in cream, a two-tone shirt dress, this comfy jersey dress in black, and another maxi dress.
  5. Get ready for a night out with these fresh finds. (Into the Gloss)
  6. How to pack for travel like a pro. (Hitha on the Go)
  7. For plus-size ladies, Ellen Tracy makes amazing dresses. This blue sheath dress is sooo flattering and comfy too!
  8. The working girl’s guide to mastering your second day hair. (The Work Edit)
  9. I can’t get enough of Jessica Rose Parr and her travel blogging! (The Layover Life)
  10. A look at how micellar water actually works on your skin. (Hitha on the Go)

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Lunchtime Reading: January 16

  1. Interesting read: a breakdown of which states are fit and which are fat. (Wash Post)
  2. I went to Saint Germain this weekend to get my hair done and I walked out feeling like a princess. Cannot recommend Necip, my stylist, highly enough!
  3. The ultimate list of travel essentials. (Travel + Leisure)
  4. Who is Katy Jurado and why is she on Google’s home page today? (Al Jazeera)
  5. Eight cozy Airbnb rentals for a winter getaway. (The Zoe Report)
  6. Some helpful skincare tips for those of us with sensitive skin. (Into the Gloss)
  7. The best hotel breakfasts in the world. I want them all! (CN Traveler)
  8. Want to start investing? Read this first. (CNN)
  9. A guide to fashion trends for spring 2018. (Ssense)
  10. Once I finish Accutane, I want to try out this serum that everyone raves about!

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Lunchtime Reading: January 11

Today’s Lunchtime Reading will be focused on beauty because I’ve been obsessing over it ever since I scheduled my hair appointment and facial for the long weekend ahead! Here ya go 🙂

  1. Spending on beauty isn’t shallow– it’s a sensible investment that improves your confidence, self-esteem, and productivity! (The Everygirl)
  2. How much do women pay to be beautiful? 4 women give their answers (Wall Street Journal) 
  3. The cost of having cystic acne. Spoiler: it’s not cheap. (Refinery 29) 
  4. Keeping with the cost of beauty theme, here’s what the gorgeous Jennifer Aniston spends on her beauty routine. (Business Insider)
  5. A no-nonsense skincare guide for your 20’s. (Byrdie) 
  6. Are hoops making a comeback? I hope so. Just ordered this pair from Nordstrom and I can’t wait to try them out! 
  7. What is this hyaluronic acid that keeps seems to be in every new skincare product? (Into the Gloss)
  8. I’m getting a facial on Saturday at Hela spa in Georgetown and can’t wait to blog about it!
  9. An ode to old-lady perfumes. (Style Caster)
  10. If you’re looking to build your wardrobe, this is a solid place to start. (The Everygirl)

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