Danielle Abate

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Grilled Squash and Sausages with Sauce Verte from 'Kitchen Garden Cookbook'

The slew of herbs in <b>Jeanne Kelly</b>'s <i>sauce verte</i> were perfect for making use of my small garden's bumper crop. Laced with salty capers, spicy dijon, and pungent raw garlic, this thick green sauce from her new <i>Kitchen Garden Cookbook</i> is a potent twist on my standard pesto-heavy repertoire. Tossed with …

Yoga Isn't Just Good For Your Mind, It's Good For Your Genes

There are lots of reasons to start practicing yoga and meditation. Yogis get to shop at Lululemon and tote around fancy rolled-up mats. Those who …

So you bought a Clarisonic... but what do you use with it? How often should you use it? Will it change you? We investigate: http://into.gl/137Y1Lj

How To: Skull Nail Art: Guest Blogger

<i>If you’re into nail art, then you’re probably familiar with Chelsea King’s designs.</i> <i>As the artist behind Chelsea’s Get Nailed, this nail-addict-turned-blogger somehow finds time between classes at</i> <i>UC Irvine</i> <i>to produce nail art tutorials, sell her own press-on nails, and post her intricate and inspiring manicures. This week, Chelsea is offering up her best nail tips and a few exclusive (and pretty awesome) nail art how-tos for beginners and experts alike.</i><p>This skull design was inspired by those …

Why Visit An Esthetician? And How to Find a Good Esthetician

I was already planning on writing this post when I received a question the other day from a reader. The reader asked basically: “How can you know if …

The Vitamin C Breakdown

Maybe you already know the Vitamin C basics – that when applied topically this skincare ingredient is an antioxidant, an anti-inflammatory, and a …

Facials, Facials, Facials: Extractions, Breakouts, and What to Do Post Facial

While researching my book review post about Dr. Jeannette Graf’s book Stop Aging, Start Living I discovered the website <b>Well and Good NYC</b> and spent …

Can Anyone Use Retin-A?

Recently a long-time reader of this blog (thank you Louise for all your support!) asked me to address the issue of Retin-A use in my blog from a …

Thursday Tips and Interesting Articles

Today’s post isn’t one of my traditional posts. Instead I just wanted to share some interesting articles and blog posts that I came across in the …

Moisturizer Musings

I came across a few things lately related to moisturizers that I thought would be good to share with my readers especially now that the weather is …

What I’ve Been Reading

Before you go out and make your own beauty products read this post from The Beauty Brains: <b>Is DIY Mascara Safe?</b><p>Gouldylox Reviews gives you …

Psoriasis Information

Lately I have come across a few articles about the skin disease psoriasis so I thought I would share the information here. I’ve addressed the issue …

What Are Free Radicals?

I’ve written about the importance of incorporating a cream or serum with antioxidants into your daily skincare routine in this blog before (see the …

Skincare Terms Explained: Glycation

In July, 2012 I wrote a <b>post</b> all about how terrible sugar is for the skin. This post is going to expand on the term “glycation” and explain what …

The Risks of Over Exfoliation

Usually I can’t say enough good things about exfoliation. In my eyes regular, at home exfoliation is one of the most essential things you need to do …

Ryan Gosling Cereal Vines Are the Best Vines to Ever Be Vined

This is the reason the internet exist. Well, this and porn. Or is this porn? It's pretty porn-y.<p>From the brilliant mind of Ryan McHenry, it's Ryan …