All posts filed under: Beauty

To A Brand New World

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Beauty

Hello! You may have noticed me going into a brief hiatus recently and that is because I was working on something new! I have decided to move from WordPress.com to a brand-new website at Squarespace. It’s bright, shiny, and I love it. There are¬†exciting things happening¬†on the new site¬†and I can’t wait to share with you all. Thank you so much for following me and I sincerely hope you will follow and subscribe to my […]

Brooklyn Brand Spotlight: skinnyskinny organics

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Beauty / Brooklyn Brand Spotlight

One of my favorite aspects of the Brooklyn-made movement is the focus on active and effective¬†ingredients. Yes, it matters that packaging is pretty and attractive, but its the quality ingredients and formula that matter more. Certified organic, fair trade, cold-pressed, extra-virgin, wild-crafted – these terms are something I look for¬†in the ingredient lists of my skincare products. I’m incredibly excited to feature skinnyskinny¬†as a¬†Brooklyn brand that you need to know about! I believe skinny skinny¬†has […]

Potent and Pure: Odacit√© Serum Concentrates + The Detox Market Giveaway

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Beauty / Giveaway

The Odacit√© serum concentrates makes the two parts of me so very happy: the plant-based beauty lover and the science-junkie. Not only do I get to spoil my skin by the very best organic and cold-pressed virgin plant oils, I also get to know where and how each of those oils were produced! Using the nifty manual that is inserted in every Pure Elements packaging, I can find out the extraction method, cultivation method, country […]

Beyond Skincare: An Introduction To The Detox Market

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Beauty

  One of the things I love to do when I have the chance, is to visit physical locations of green beauty stores. I do the majority of my shopping online but there’s nothing quite like touching and smelling the products before you actually buy them. And mysteriously, I always manage to come out of physical stores with a lighter wallet. Hmm… I haven’t heard of The Detox Market until I read Jade of Nephriticus’s […]

Product Picks for the Acne-Prone

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Beauty

  Ah, acne. Bane of my existence and probably yours too when you decided to read this post. Whether the reasons for acne are fluctuating hormone levels, your diet, stress, or that new product you decided to try out, cleansing and moisturizing your face can be hard to do when you have acne. From the outside at least, your skin might look like a battlefield with mini-volcanoes on your face that threaten eruption all the […]