You may not know this yet, but there’s a Real Housewife of Dallas that created an uber-chic skincare experience that I want to get on your radar. I’ve been using just one product from a new suite of products created by Marie Reyes — RAGS2Riches Sun Defense SPF 31 for the past week, and I absolutely love it! It’s a hybrid sunscreen/slightly tinted moisturizer that not only protects the skin with a zinc oxide-based SPF 31, but it also nourishes it with soothing aloe, and Vitamin E, with the added anti-aging benefits of Vitamin C. The coverage is pretty light — but just enough to add a little “something”, and should be suitable for light and medium skin tones.
To be honest — products with Vitamin C usually irritate my skin, so I often steer clear. But — I loved the way this helped blur my skin imperfections, so I hung in there with it, and I’m happy to report I haven’t had any skin irritation, just glowy skin! There’s something about the blend of this formula that my skin loves — it looks more radiant when I wear this alone, but it also makes a great base for my foundation without making my makeup separate during the day like many sunscreen formulas do. [Read more…]