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Isabella Sarlija

Isabella Sarlija is a born and raised New Yorker who specializes in beauty and wellness writing. Isabella graduated from CUNY Hunter College with a B.A. in English Literature, where she also minored in Media Studies. You can find her contributions at Coveteur, Buzzfeed, and more. When she’s not scouring the web for the latest beauty trends or wellness rituals, Isabella loves belting out songs on her bedazzled karaoke microphone, dancing with friends to electronic music, and tending to the needs of her plants and two cats, Luna and Katja. Oh, and she can talk about British Romanticism for hours on end. Follow her on Instagram @izzysarj

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I Tried The Face Oil That Claims To Balance Your Microbiome & Leave You Glowing

Four weeks later, here are my results.


Here's How A Psychedelic Trip Can Help Improve Your Mental Health

Spacing out can be so therapeutic.

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This New Sunscreen Helped Fade My Dark Spots In A Flash

But is it worth the $168 price tag?

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I Declare This The Most Moisturizing Lipstick Of All Time

Intense color and a surge of hydration.

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I Have Super Sensitive Skin & This New Retinol Is My New Go-To

Glowing skin without an ounce of redness.

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This New Clean Mascara Just Became My Holy Grail For Full Lifted Lashes

Meet, Beautycounter's Think Big All-in-One Mascara.

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This New Blue Tansy Cream Cleared My Blackheads In Record Time

It’s the ideal moisturizer to close out summer.


The Truth About Vitamin D Deficiency & Sunscreen Might Surprise You

Here's the *real* tea.


This $7 Pantry Staple Is My Secret To A Frizz-Free Head Of Hair

It’s a beauty industry must-have.

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My Honest Review Of Volo Beauty's Volo Go Cordless Dryer

Can you get salon-quality blowout in under 20 minutes?

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What Happened When I Tried Pai's New Inky Black Carbon Star Facial Oil

The intense color isn't the only thing that’s noteworthy.

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My Honest Review Of Drunk Elephant's New O-Bloos Rosi Drops

A vibrant complexion *and* better skin? Sign me up.

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An Honest Review Of La Roche-Posay's Hyaluronic Acid SPF Moisturizer

It’s basically my entire skin care routine in one bottle.

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Faking A Natural-Looking Tan Is Almost Too Easy With This New Luxe Bronzer

Plus, it’s actually good for your skin.

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This New Hydrogel Mask Promised To Give Me “Egg Skin”

Here’s what happened when I put it to the test.

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I Tried Byredo’s New Tinted Lip Balm — These Are My Thoughts

Is it worth the $42 price tag?