The Best Subscription Boxes to Gift

If you follow New York For Beginners regularly, you’ll have noticed that the 12 Days of Xmas Holiday Gift Guides ended yesterday. Well, technically. We wanted to do something special for those procrastinators that might not have a lot…

Revisited Classics: 9 Original Gifts for Men

‘Tis the time of the season to begin scratching your head to find the perfect gift for that gentleman in your life. Here, at New York For Beginners, we support the idea that classics never die. That is why…

Affordable Luxuries: Gifts under $50

Gifting is an art, and it is very important to stay on budget and spend carefully to avoid going overdraft during the holiday craze. That is the reason why we curated this gift guide that features affordable yet luxurious…

15 Awesome Holiday Gifts for A Beauty Addict

Do you feel you have an obsession with beauty products? You’re not alone. We’ve all suffered from the syndrome of the empty vanity. This means gifting a beauty addict can be a time-consuming affair. Fear no more: Here at…

Organic Beauty: A Nontoxic Holiday Gift Guide

Do you have a loved one that is transitioning to a cleaner beauty routine? Do you want to greenify your make-up bag? You’ve arrived at the right place: Today, at New York For Beginners, we are dishing our favorite…

Stocking Stuffers (gifts under $25)

Let’s admit it: We all have different budgets, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make awesome gifts! Today, we’ve curated a selection of 12 wonderful stocking stuffers that, for under $25, make terrific gifts for your loved ones. As…

Made In USA Holiday Gift Guide

‘Tis the time of the year to start drawing up your Wish Lists for Santa. Along the next twelve days, and coinciding with the Twelve Days of Christmas, New York For Beginners will feature a variety of holiday gift…

Counting Down to the Beauty Advent Calendars

The Holiday season is upon us and having an Advent Calendar is a tradition I’ve always cherished. Opening a window to reveal a new image every day until it was Christmas day was a big part of my childhood,…

Pour Un Homme De Caron Sport: An Olfactory Adventure

I have written about niche perfumes for nearly a decade, and I vividly remember two of my most rewarding moments in the profession: The first one happened a few years ago in Madrid, when I was lucky enough to…

The Best Bath Products for the Cold Weather

I don’t know about you, but I love taking hot baths to soak away my stress after a hectic day. With the weather turning colder in New York and the festivities around the corner, I am bringing you my…

Multimasking with The Body Shop Expert Facial Masks

As multimasking is making big waves in the beauty world, it’s no wonder why The Body Shop has decided to launch a complete collection of facial masks to cater to literally every single skin concern. Made with 100% vegetarian…

New 100% Pure Cocoa Butter Matte Lipsticks Review and Swatches

100% Pure has just launched the new Cocoa Butter Matte Lipsticks. This is the brand’s first collection of all-natural, matte lipsticks made with cocoa butter and fruit pigments. If you are a big fan like myself of their anti-aging…

Four perfect all-natural nude lipsticks

Have you been struggling to find a natural version of the nude look? Are you in the quest for the perfect my-lips-but-better nude color? Then this selection is for you: Four perfect and all-natural nude lipsticks with zero synthetic…

Aluminium salts in deodorants may be linked to breast cancer

  Image via Pinterest October is the month devoted to Breast Cancer Awareness. And although more research is being conducted on how to fight this illness, the best weapon of any woman is prevention. Regular self-check-ups, a good conversation…