All posts tagged: acne

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 […]

Honest Talk: The Pursuit of “Perfect” Skin

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Honest Talk

Even after two years of discovering and using green beauty products, I don’t have perfect skin.¬†That’s the honest truth. Don’t get me wrong, I have definitely come a long way in terms of how my skin looks. My skin is absolutely more balanced and less prone to acne than on a non-green routine. I feel more confident in myself than ever before. But I still could go on and on about the things that are […]

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 […]

Acne-Buster or Bust?: Alba Botanica’s Natural ACNEdote Clean ‘n Treat Towelettes Review

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Beauty

I was pleasantly surprised when Alba Botanica released their new ‘Natural ACNEdote’ line with a bunch of products specifically tailored to treat and fight acne. I picked up the ACNEdote Clean ‘n Treat Towelettes and even managed to snag another Natural Hawaiian 3-in-1 Clean Towelettes (click here to see why I love them so much) on my recent trip to Whole Foods. The whole trip had me thinking deep thoughts though. My battle with acne […]