As a beauty blogger, I try to test ALL the personal care products I can get my hands on. I love finding new products and brands that fit my beauty and personal care goals. When I first started the transition to non-toxic/organic skincare and beauty I was extremely overwhelmed. I had to switch all of… Read More Current Nontoxic Skincare Favs!
Do you ever have days when your skin acts like it’s not being taken care of? More often than I like to admit, my skin breaks out leaving me with that pre-teen-in-the-middle-of-puberty-complexion. You know what I’m talking about? Exfoliation is a great way to help prevent and reduce breakouts. Derma E’s overnight peel with AHAs… Read More Derma E Overnight Peel
Finding a cleanser that works well and hydrates my dry / combination skin has always been a difficult task. I have been to numerous dermatologist and tried hundreds of different cleansers searching for one that worked. But every cleanser I tried fell short of my high standards, until recently. Enter Osea Malibu. I discovered this… Read More Osea Malibu Cleansing Mudd
Vitamin C provides many benefits to the skin including; anti-aging, brightening, and protection against damage. Here are a some of my favorite affordable vitamin c serums. Claire-ity Vitamin C Serum I am currently using Claire-ity Vitamin C Serum and I am loving it. It’s an organic formula with hyaluronic acid and vitamin E. The product… Read More Affordable Vitamin C Serums
Currently, I am using the Green Apple Brightening Essence by Juice Beauty. I don’t have a ton of experience with essences, but I do really like this product. I feel as my skin is instantly hydrated and plumper upon application. I have extremely dry skin, especially in the winter (we heat with wood aka dehydration… Read More Green Apple Brightening Essence
Toners are such an important part of a skincare routine (here you can learn more). Thayers is one of my favorites because it is natural and alcohol-free. It’s extremely hydrating and perfect for day or night time use. This toner is very gentle and works great for everyday use. I pour the product onto an… Read More Thayers Witch Hazel
Did you know we lose 50 million skin cells a day? These skin cells build up on the skin’s surface resulting in dull, dry looking skin. Yuck! Exfoliation works to remove those dead skin cells, leaving the skin looking smoother and fresher. Enzymatic exfoliation uses enzymes derived from foods that help speed up the skins… Read More Andalou Naturals Pumpkin Honey Glycolic Mask
Oil cleansing is a great method used to dissolve oil-based dirt and debris that a traditional water-based cleanser can’t. I have been using Whamisa Organic Flowers Cleanser Oil for about a month now and I am extremely excited about it! Whamisa is a Korean brand that uses a natural fermentation process to distill and preserve the… Read More Whamisa Organic Flowers Cleansing Oil