Skincare

Nontoxic Sunscreen 101 — A comprehensive guide to safe sun care

June is here! Perfect timing to talk solar care. This is a subject close to my heart. I love the sun. I love going to the beach and getting my Vitamin D fix. But I confess, I’m also that annoying friend who asks everyone around if they applied sunscreen each time they’re outside… I firmly… Continue reading Nontoxic Sunscreen 101 — A comprehensive guide to safe sun care

Clean Beauty Event

Takeaways from the first Beauty Heroes Master Class

One month later, I’m finally taking the time to breathe, and look back at this wonderful day of March 24 that I spent at the first edition of the Beauty Heroes Master Class. I got to immerse myself in the fabulous world of green beauty, listen to inspiring founders who are leading the way to… Continue reading Takeaways from the first Beauty Heroes Master Class

Product Review

3 Clean Beauty Must-Haves That Are Worth the Splurge

Today I'm sharing with you my birthday trio: 3 products I got for my 30th birthday. They are kind of pricey for their category (hence the birthday excuse) but after 2 months of use, I can tell you they're totally worth it. I will buy them over and over and over again! Rms Beauty Un… Continue reading 3 Clean Beauty Must-Haves That Are Worth the Splurge

Product Review, Skincare

Product Reviews: Follain’s Bestsellers Kit

One of my first purchases when I started my clean beauty transition was the ‘Bestsellers Kit’ by Follain. It was an easy way to discover and test out a complete clean skincare routine. It included 8 mini sizes (cute AF), which came in a reusable green pouch with Follain’s motto on it: ‘I like my… Continue reading Product Reviews: Follain’s Bestsellers Kit

The Detox Market — Image From Yelp
Makeup, Skincare

Where I Started Shopping Clean

When I first dove into clean beauty, I felt a little lost. Which brand to choose? And then, which product? How can I be sure it’s non-toxic? Will it work for my skin? So many brands are offering clean alternatives to your everyday products. Which is awesome but can feel overwhelming! Luckily, some amazing websites… Continue reading Where I Started Shopping Clean

Cosmetics Ingredients

Read the Label! Some ground rules

After learning some basic (and scary) facts about the cosmetics industry, you now understand how crucial it is to investigate what’s in your products before making a purchase decision. You may already do it for your food, so why not do it for your personal care products? One must confess, it is all but an… Continue reading Read the Label! Some ground rules

Beauty Industry

Quick & dirty facts about the beauty industry

Hold your wallets people. Your clean beauty journey doesn't have to start with you drastically throwing away all your current products and go on a clean beauty shopping spree. First of all, before spending your hard-earned $$$, your journey should start with educating yourself. You should first understand what's wrong with the beauty industry and why… Continue reading Quick & dirty facts about the beauty industry