My primary skin concern is dehydrated skin. Well, dehydrated and aging skin. Gravity is not my friend. I never seem to drink enough water and living in a very hot and dry environment does not help. I have tackled the dry skin quite successfully with some amazing product discoveries, but I still find myself with … Continue reading Getting Your Lips Summer Ready with Henné Rose Diamonds Lip Exfoliator and Yüli Cellular Lip Conditioner
I have said before that I love a good body oil. I love the feel of oil on my skin. I usually opt for a scented oil, so I can change it up depending on my mood. I have only found one natural perfume that I like so far, so I rely on my body … Continue reading Shimmery Body Oils
As a former Surgical Intensive Care Unit Nurse and the mother of 2 children, I have been exposed to, if not been up to my elbows in, pretty much every bodily fluid there is and some other really gross stuff that we don't need to detail here. None of that stuff really bothers me, but … Continue reading True Botanicals Hair Care
Well, I should clarify that not all cleansing balms are created equally. I have some cleansing balms that are the BOMB and I have some that have totally bombed. My first experience with a cleansing balm was the Organic Pharmacy Carrot Butter Cleanser. I purchased it several years ago, on a whim, from Ayla Beauty. … Continue reading Cleansing Balms are the Bomb
Is your nail polish toxic? Well, that is a tough question. After all, what is nail polish but a collection of resins, plasticizers, solvents, film forming agents and coloring agents? None of that sounds healthy or remotely like it comes from nature. So should we give up on nail polish? Who wants to look down … Continue reading Nailed It
Josh Rosebrook Vital Balm Cream and Advanced Hydration Mask I received these samples with a Beauty Heroes purchase recently and I cannot tell you how excited I was. These were pre release samples which I knew where going to be special. I have not made a secret of the fact that I love Josh Rosebrook products. From … Continue reading Is Dry Skin a Thing of the Past?
CRUNCHI Beautifully Flawless Foundation and Smart Primer I always think of Birkenstocks when I hear the word crunchy. And I mean the old school style, not the recent upgraded styles that have become quite fashionable. I had a friend that would refer to people as "a little bit crunchy" if they were the stereotypical "tree huggers" … Continue reading Do You Feel Crunchi?
The Goodnight Co Silk Pillowcase We spend a third of our lives in bed. We all know the best way to sleep to prevent wrinkles is on our backs, but, honestly, unless you are heavily medicated, who can sleep that way all night long without moving? We spend so much on skin care products, but … Continue reading Is it the End of the Bedhead?
Leahlani Mermaid Mask If you are on instagram and follow feeds on green beauty, you know what a cult favorite this mask has become. Leahlani was a brand that I was not familiar with prior to my participation in social media. With all of the photos of this mask and all of the love expressed for … Continue reading Your Inner Mermaid
More Empties from the month of March. I went through some products quickly and I am trying really hard to finish up some products that I abandoned for one reason or another. Tata Harper Nourishing Cleansing Oil. This is a product that I had abandoned, simply because I had acquired too many new, oil cleansers … Continue reading March Madness Part Deux