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…

Good Resolutions Holiday Gift Guide

January is about to roll in along with our good resolutions: Exercising more, eating better, or even consuming more responsibly. The key to the success is to take things one day at a time. If you want to be…

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…

Holiday Gift Guide: Find Your Me Time

A wise person once taught me, as a child, that it was important to find time to do the things I loved most. Many years later, that advice follows me everywhere I go. I believe we all live too…

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…

Naot Shoes Review: Comfort meets Fashion

Fall is finally here! I have to admit it’s my favorite season for two reasons: It’s my B-Day and it’s the time for boots. Speaking of boots, today I want to share my experience with Naot, a brand that…

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…

Me Time with LATHER’s Lavender Retreat

Thank Goodness winter is indeed coming. New York was spitting fire on Fashion Week, and my very dry skin didn’t quite like it that much. Not that it likes extreme cold either! However, Autumn is my favorite season of…

Portable aromatherapy sticks by Badger

Finding good-quality, aromatherapeutic-grade products in the US can be quite challenging. The current regulation, by which brands can label a product as natural even if its formulation includes synthetic ingredients, makes the task even more difficult. Aromatherapy is pretty…

Review: Kali Boxes, the chic toxin-free tampons

I love subscription boxes. They’re a great way to solve my beauty woes and discover new brands at a sweet, sweet price! I want to share with you my experience with Kali Boxes, a 100% organic and biodegradable feminine…

7 Lifestyle Gifts for Mom under $100

Although mothers deserve to receive our love and affection each and every one of the days in our lives, it’s always nice to remind them how grateful we are with a small token of appreciation. To celebrate the upcoming…

Valentine’s Days Gifts For All Budgets

Valentine’s Day is coming up. Whether you plan to gift your significant other, your BFF, or just treat yo’self, stay tuned! I’ve compiled the best ideas for all possible budgets. So sit back, relax, and get ready for some…

New Room Spray signed Cire Trudon

Cire Trudon, one of the oldest French candlemakers, has a plan to sabotage my saving efforts. They know me so well that they’ve decided to give me a solution to my constant fear of setting my house (inadvertently) on…

Laura Luna, an alternative model breaking the norms of the fashion industry

Let me In, by Carlos Vaquero. Via: Laura Luna Have you ever wondered what would your life look like if you had made different choices? Do you find yourself musing about what you really want to do, while your…