The Organic Pharmacy Sunless Tanner:
This might be my favorite self-tanning product because it goes on just like a regular lotion. It does need a few applications to get a noticeable tan, but I don’t feel any harm to my body when I put it on.
Rahua Shampoo & Conditioner:
I have seen so many people talking about this shampoo/conditioner duo. I must say it makes my hair feel extra silky and keeps my highlights longer than normal!
Skinceuticals Physical Fusion UV Defense SPF 50
This is the lightest sunscreen I have ever used. It goes on sheer, and I love that it doesn’t leave your skin feeling sticky!
Lily Lolo Mascara
I stopped into the recently opened Credo Beauty in Bucktown and asked for a mascara recommendation. I am very pleased with this suggestion as it gives great volume and doesn’t make my lashes feel clumpy.
Acure Body Lotion:
Acure is still one of my is one of my favorite clean beauty brands! I have been using this body lotion for a few years now. The price is right, too!
What are your go-to beauty products?
As summer begins to fade to make way for fall, we’re soaking up as many warm-weather activities as we can before cooler temps set in. Here’s our team’s last-minute Chicago summer bucket list:
Photo Credit: Camille Styles
Take my daughter for a picnic at Lincoln Park Zoo.
Spend an afternoon lounging by the lakefront with a good book.
Attend a concert at Wrigley Field.
Kayak in the Chicago river.
Buy my first piece of Chicago paraphernalia; go Cubs!
Spend a day at the beach with my family’s pup, Sam!
Watch a movie in the park.
Watch the Navy Pier fireworks from the harbor.
Hit up Cindy’s for a rooftop cocktail.
What’s on your last-minute summer bucket list?
Memorial Day is about more than barbecues, patriotic cocktails, and evening fireworks. We’d like to say “thank you” to the brave men & women who have fought (and continue to fight) for our freedoms.
Ahead of Mother’s Day, we wanted to share a few tidbits of advice from the women who inspire us most: our moms!