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September 2016 Favorites

My September Favorites video is up! If you’d like to head over to YouTube (and subscribe if you haven’t already) then you can watch here. A mix of skincare, beauty, books, and entertainment! There are several skincare and beauty items I loved during the month of September (and continue to use and love). Pacifica Quinoa Sensitive Face […] Read more…

Empties No. 2

Hello beautiful! I have another group of empties to share with you today (see the first post here). Mostly skincare again, but one makeup item also! Let’s dive right in… 1) Eminence Organic Skincare Red Currant Mattifying Mist: One of my favorite facial mists of all time! I was so sad when this ran out. […] Read more…

Current Skincare Routine: Spring 2015

Hello beauties! Happy Friday! Today I’m writing about my current skincare routine (for face) and I think I might start doing these a few times per year as the seasons change. I rotate many different products in and out of my daily facial skincare routine, but these are the ones I’ve been using almost daily for […] Read more…

Acure Oranics Review + Giveaway!

Today I’m excited to be able to offer a giveaway to you guys! Acure Organics is a family owned and operated company that I discovered last year and I’ve really loved their products so far. Acure uses the highest quality natural, fair trade, and certified organic ingredients in their skin care products and are paraben […] Read more…

Clarisonic SMART Profile Review

A year ago it seemed like I was the only person who hadn’t tried a sonic cleansing device and I was extremely curious about them – but then I had the amazing privilege of trying the new Clarisonic Smart Profile 4-Speed sonic cleansing device months before it was even on the market (so I could consider it […] Read more…

Natural Mineral Makeup from L’Eclisse Cosmetics

I’ve recently been trying out a new natural beauty brand called L’Eclisse (say lay-cleese). It means “eclipse” in Italian which I think is pretty neat. They sent me a few things to try and this company caught my eye because they do not use synthetic perfumes, oils, dyes or fillers in their products and their […] Read more…

Review: Osmia Organics Lip Luster & Foaming Cleanser

First of all, the name Osmia just sounds cool doesn’t it? And it really is. The word means to smell (in medicine, the inability to smell is anosmia) and every Osmia product is made with utmost attention to the scent and its aromatherapeutic benefits. I was completely taken by this brand as soon as I […] Read more…

Review: Amala Hydrating Cream Cleanser & Toner

Amala, in Sanskrit means “most pure.” The quest for the perfect face wash is a journey I’ve been on for a long time. I’ve had sensitive skin my entire life, am prone to breakouts and ironically dry skin at the same time. For many years (before I paid much attention to ingredients) I used soap […] Read more…