Top Ten | My Favorite Clean Beauty Brands

Fun fact: I’ve been DIY’ing parts of my beauty routine for years now (see here, here + here) — mostly, because I used to find it really difficult to find clean beauty products that I genuinely loved and that worked. The search became even tougher while I was pregnant — hence, one of the (big!!) reasons Marianna and I kept Summer Fridays clean of harmful ingredients. We formulated our products during…. Read more

Lu’s Favorites | Skincare Secrets for Dewy Skin

I feel like my skin looks especially sleepy recently. I’m not sure if it’s the mama role officially taking its toll after several months of nursing (and less sleep!) but I can see the exhaustion — and I wanted to start working on creating dewy skin. I switched up my routine a few weeks ago to give my face a well-deserved boost. Ultimately, I needed products that could (quite literally!)…. Read more

Beauty Boost | My Fall Skincare Routine

My skin constantly needs a beauty boost from season to season, so I’m always trying new products. Right now, my fall skincare routine involves a lot of hydration to make up for how dry it is in LA (hello, flaky skin). I shared some of my favorite beauty boosts for tired skin last month, and I’ve since added to my list of must-haves! I’ve noticed my skin is a lot…. Read more

DIY Skincare Recipes with LaurenConrad.com

Ever since becoming a mama-to-be, I’ve been obsessed with DIY skincare. You’ve seen me share homemade lavender masks, body butters + exfoliating scrubs, oftentimes paired alongside my favorite store-bought products that aren’t packed with chemicals. I teamed up with Lauren Conrad’s team again (LC herself is pregnant, too!) to share some of my favorite homemade recipes. DIY skincare is not only incredible during pregnancy, but it’s also ideal for any…. Read more

Treat Yourself: DIY Berry Body Scrub

If I’m being honest, I’ve totally used my growing belly as an excuse to pamper myself (or, to convince Jake to pamper me, obviously). Throughout the last several months, I’ve been a DIY beauty junkie because I know the products are safe for my skin. Hence, why I whipped up this berry body scrub using ingredients straight from my kitchen! The sugar in this body scrub is what really exfoliates…. Read more