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Coquette
San Francisco, CA
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Just launched is the new Eve Lom Gel Balm Cleanser ($60 at Space NK). Eve Lom is a UK skincare brand famous for their cleansing balm and high-quality products. For those of you who love a foaming cleanser like me,... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Coquette
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Just out now is a new and improved Clarins Double Serum ($89 for 1 fl oz, $122 for 1.6 fl oz). I have been using this anti-aging serum for years now and this updated version now includes Tumeric extract in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2017 at Coquette
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Last week, I visited the Dior counter at Bloomingdales at the Westfield in San Francisco and had an amazing facial. Some of you may not know that you can get a free Dior facial with any Dior skincare purchase. This... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2017 at Coquette
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Say Zoop By Hervé Tullet Published by: Chronicle Books ISBN-10: 1452164738 Age Range: 2-5 years pages, Hardcover $13.60 on Amazon French artist Hervé Tullet's simple, interactive book Press Here took off back in 2011. It was a book where kids could press circles and make things "move". Fast forward to today, the fourth book in this art/interactive series with Chronicle Books, Say Zoop debuts today and brings fun sounds to the pictures. Kids can now add their own sound effects to pressing circles, making robot voices, bouncing on trampolines and whizzing around in cars. This book is a mix of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2017 at Coquette Maman
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I wear facial sunscreen year round to protect my skin and it's something I don't skimp on. I love trying new ones to see how they work on my skin. (You already know I'm not a fan of the La... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2017 at Coquette
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I am a huge fan of the skincare by the Canadian brand, The Ordinary which is available in the U.S. on the Beautylish site. This is is one of the most affordable skincare lines out there with serums costing $5.90... Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2017 at Coquette
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Toca Boca has launched a new app today, Toca Lab: Plants ($2.99 at App Store | Google Play | Amazon ). The botanical world gets a huge dose of Toca Boca's whimsical sense of humor. My science-loving daughter has been having a total blast with it! She loves all of the quirky plant characters. To start, kids can pull down the window shade for all the list of plants. It starts with the Madonna Lily (Lilium candidum) and from there kids can make their way to explore 35 different plant characters. Kids can discover plants from five groups: green algae,... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2017 at Coquette Maman
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I've started to become a dry shampoo lover. I was using Dry Bar's dry shampoo up until recently but I didn't like the overly sweet candy smell it had. I discovered Klorane's Dry Shampoo with Oat Milk ($20 at Sephora)... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2017 at Coquette
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Hello summer! Clarins recently launched their limited edition Sunkissed Summer Make-Up Collection. I am so in love with this collection because it really makes your skin look amazing! I love the oversized shape of the Clarins Bronzing & Blush Compact.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2017 at Coquette
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A few weeks ago, I had the chance to visit the new Saje Natural Wellness Boutique in San Francisco (1913 Fillmore Street). This Canadian brand has made its way to the U.S. with San Francisco as it's first Bay Area... Continue reading
Posted Jun 6, 2017 at Coquette
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I have been using two products from VI Derm that I have been really loving. The skin care line rests under the parent company, VI Aesthetics which creates products to address acne, pigmentation and anti-aging. I'm a huge believer in... Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2017 at Coquette
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Launching today is Sago Mini World, a one stop app where kids (ages 2-5) can experience everything Sago Mini. The app is a new venture into the subscription based app world and costs $4.49/month or $29.99/ year (launch special, $35.99 normally). So far there are 20+ games in this release and the subscription included all forthcoming new releases in one kid-friendly place. Subscribers are the first to get to preview all new apps and updates. Plus one subscription can work across all of your family's devices -- that's perfect for siblings. With summer coming up, it's the perfect travel companion... Continue reading
Posted May 25, 2017 at Coquette Maman
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Lip oil glosses are now quickly growing in popularity. You get all the shine while also hydrating your lips! I love the Clarins Instant Light Lip Oil Comfort Oil ($26) for their plant-based ingredients such as raspberry and jojoba. There... Continue reading
Posted May 19, 2017 at Coquette
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I'm so excited because today the Kiehl's Friends and Family sale starts. This sale only happens once a year and you can get 20% off your purchase starting today through May 22nd. Just click on the image above to print... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2017 at Coquette
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MDSUN is a skin care line launched by plastic surgeon Dr. George Sun. Dr. Sun was looking to create products that really worked while being gentle on the skin. I got a chance to try out a couple of his... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2017 at Coquette
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Hello Kitty keeps getting a fresh update and now just launched at Target and at Target.com is the new Hello Kitty Loungewear Collection. The collection features pajamas, flip flops, sports bras, socks and more. Pictured above is the Hello Kitty... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2017 at Coquette
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With the warm weather hitting the Bay Area these past couple of weeks, I have made sure I've been applying my sunscreen. Clinique has some really great ones -- made without parabens, perfect for sensitive skin and is fragrance free!... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2017 at Coquette
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Stack the Cats By Susie Ghahremani Published By: Abrams Appleseed ISBN-10: 1419723499 Age Range: 3-5 years old 32 pages, Hardcover $10.21 on Amazon I squealed out loud when I opened the package for Stack the Cats because it is written and illustrated by my friend Susie Ghahremani. Susie is an artist who has run one of my favorite indie shops, boygirlparty. Her shop features the cutest illustrated paper goods, pins, and baby onesies, as well as shows off all of her amazing artistic talents. Stack the Cats helps toddlers and young kids count from one to ten in an adorable... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2017 at Coquette Maman
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Are you a Clinique Chubby Stick lover like me? Out now is the new CLINIQUE Chubby Plump & Shine Liquid Lip Plumping Gloss ($17 at Sephora). I am such a huge Chubby Stick fan. I love the ease of use.... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2017 at Coquette
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Over the past year, I have been updating you lovelies on the happenings with Project Glimmer, a San Francisco based non-proflt that gives gifts of jewelry, accessories, new beauty products and gift cards to at-risk teen girls and women nationwide.... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2017 at Coquette
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Chronicle Books recently launched two new "pre-chapter" book series that are perfect for young independent readers to read on their own. Charlie and Mouse and the upcoming Barkus (coming out in June) are published in familiar hardcover and feature short chapters and lots of fun pictures that kids will love. Both books have such engaging stories to help along new readers. I love the format -- the perfect mix of increased word count and large pictures. The sentence structures are short and easy to follow with large type for young readers. Featuring lots of sight words that young readers are... Continue reading
Posted May 1, 2017 at Coquette Maman
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Finally it feels like spring for me. I spent last week camping with my daughter and seventy-five third graders in the mountains of Santa Cruz. It was beautiful and meditative to be among redwood trees that were a thousand years... Continue reading
Posted Apr 28, 2017 at Coquette
Hi Julia! Congrats! I love my bag and haven't stopped carrying it since I got it in December. It's so light!
Toggle Commented Apr 23, 2017 on Bag Review: Goyard Artois Tote at Coquette
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You know how much I love discovering new skincare brands, especially natural skincare, right? Well I just found a new favorite - KARYNG by Dr. Karyn Grossman. Dr. Grossman who has a practice (and new spa services) in Santa Monica,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2017 at Coquette
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For the last few weeks, I've been sleeping on one of Slip Silk Pillowcase ($79 standard/queen, $99 king). I have to be honest my husband is a little jealous, but I don't care! I typically sleep on my side and... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2017 at Coquette