Summer Skin: Best Seasonal Beauty Buys

As the spring warms into summer and school becomes an afterthought, the most flirty and fun season for makeup begins. From bonfires to grad parties, baseball games to patio dinners and the beach, here are some of my must-have beauty buys for flawless summer skin. I swear by tinted moisturizer for spring and summer looks.

Work in a Workout: Tips for a Busy Post-Graduate

After I graduated from Manhattan College in 2012, I found that the best way to handle all the changes that come after graduation, was to focus on my health and fitness. As I cheerleader, I have always been active, but now that I was no longer part of a team and back home and not

Beauty Basics: 5 Tips to Protect Your Skin this Spring

I know your parents have probably nagged on this since you were 5 years old, but I’ll say it again here: Wear Sunscreen. If the idea of sunscreen is just too much for you, go to your local makeup or drug store and invest in a really nice moisturizer with SPF in it. I like

How To Start Loving Your Body Right Now

When we were younger, some of us were lectured about the importance of our appearances as girls. Today, we still deal with how society expects us to look as women; we’ve heard all about the Photoshop controversies on social media, we’ve seen endless ads for weight loss pills; gawked at the photos posted on the

Week in Review: What We Read and Shared

Chicsters! Finally, the weekend.  Take a quick break and check on your days off and check out great highlights this past week: Health Hack- The Benefits of Yoga for College Women: “Between keeping up with schoolwork, sorority events, part-time jobs and who knows what else, it’s easy to forget to set aside “me time.” Yoga

Health Hack: The Benefits of Yoga for College Women

As college women who have a lot on our plates, Yoga is the perfect opportunity to take a break from the everyday chaos. Between keeping up with schoolwork, sorority events, part-time jobs and who knows what else, it’s easy to forget to set aside “me time.” Yoga can offer us the perfect “me time” to

#FollowFriday: What We Read and Shared This Week

Chicsters! Congratulations. You’ve finally made it to Friday.  Take a quick break and check out great highlights this week: What We’re Reading: Tips for College Seniors:  “For some college students, graduation is quickly approaching with mixed feelings of excitement, fear and sadness. College is considered to be, “the time of your life” and after that,

Second Semester Slump: How to Stay Focused & Happy!

As the second semester is in full swing, it’s easy to feel down. The weather is usually cold (unless you live in the south—lucky gals!), the homework starts to pile up, and for some of us, it may mean graduation’s approaching (um, YIKES!). The amount of stress that students endure sometimes can be overwhelming and

Worry-Free Winter: Staying Calm After College

By Martha Adjei In college, “winter” was the time we would use to prepare for spring semester, whether that meant enrolling in an extra class or taking a much needed break from the fall. However, in the post-grad world, the winter is just another month to continue working, volunteering, or keep on whatever you are

Beauty Basics: Avoiding Winter Washout

By Sarah Dougherty, University of Alabama Along with fun holidays and reunions with friends and family comes brisk winter weather, and we all know what that means: dry, pale skin. I’ve put together a few tips and tricks to avoid being washed out during one of the most fun-to-dress-for seasons! (Can you say “layers?”) Keep