9 natural deodorants that work

9 Natural Deodorants that Work as Hard as Your Workouts

Let’s be real here; we would be nowhere without our deodorants. A good deodorant is like the ultimate cheat sheet. You’re a little smelly after the gym? Deodorant. You slept in your sweat last night because the weather decided to do a 180 and you can’t handle heat (I mean, theoretically speaking, of course)? Deodorant! […]

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green beauty basics

Green Beauty Basics: 6 Things You Need to Know

When you’re first trying to go green with your toilette—organic, all natural and cruelty-free—it may be a little more difficult than you thought. Despite your best efforts, you could be going out of your way or paying more for products that aren’t necessarily better for the environment or your health. Laws about labels and ingredients […]

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natural facial sunscreen

Top 5 Natural Facial Sunscreen Picks for Oily, Acne-Prone Skin

Finding the best natural facial sunscreen is a monumental task on its own. But hunting down the best natural sunscreen for oily, acne-prone and generally cantankerous skin can seem a Herculean hurdle. Especially because we’re dealing with all natural sunscreens here, the common refrain is often it’s too sticky, too thick, too white, and on and on. To […]

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best types of honey for skin

Best Types of Honey for Skin Care: The Only Guide You’ll Need

Finding the best honey for face care can sound strange but stay with me: honey. To wash your face. Still with me? Cool. Because you are going to thank yourself for sticking around (get it? Sticking around? Honey? Cause honey is sticky?) Horrible puns aside, honey for face skin care just makes sense. This stuff […]

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benefits of yogurt on skin

Is Yogurt Good for Your Face? 8 Benefits of Yogurt for Skin

Ah, beautiful creamy delicious yogurt. It’s a super duper beauty food we all have access to and quite possibly one of the most underrated. God knows why it’s mostly marketed as something to “keep you regular” – and sure, it helps – when it is so, so much more than that. Yogurt is a skin care […]

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natural lipstick benefits

6 Reasons to Choose Natural Lipstick (Hint: Lead Free Lipstick is More Kissable)

A good lipstick can send your self-esteem sky-rocketing; there’s something about stepping out with glossy red lips that just makes you feel inexplicably better about yourself. But let’s face it- by the end of the night you’ve probably gone and licked most of it right off. Although you might think that losing your sexy sheen is […]

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5 phthalate free perfume brands under $50

5 Phthalate Free Perfume Brands Under $50

Phthalate free perfume. Try saying that three times fast. It’s a mouthful, sure, but it’s also one of the healthiest things you can do for your body and those around you. Why Go for Phthalate Free Perfume? Especially if you’re in the know about phthalates (pronounced “THAL-ates”) and now want to banish them from your […]

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natural eyeshadow primer top picks

Natural Eyeshadow Primer: Our Top 3 Picks + DIY Eyeshadow Primer

Natural eyeshadow primer is quite possibly the most underrated part of every beauty lover’s makeup ritual. Here’s what I mean. I’m a little in love with the way my eyes look immediately after I’ve applied a fresh coat of eyeshadow. Be it in smoky, evening hues or for a shimmery, bright summer look – there’s nothing […]

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8 cups of beauty tea for skin

What’s the Best Tea for Skin? Here’s the Top 8 Beauty Teas to Sip On

Just realized that there might be a best tea for skin perks? You’re in good company. When it comes to natural beauty and health, we Westies are extremely slow on the draw. It’s places like China and Tibet that really have this whole thing figured out; they’ve been using the natural remedies we all love so […]

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eyeshadow ingredients to avoid

Eyeshadow Ingredients to Avoid: What’s Safe vs What’s Toxic

Eyeshadow ingredients to avoid sounds like a dull topic – but it’s an important one. They say the eyes are the window to the soul. But our pretty peepers are more than that – they’re also windows to our body and like our skin, they can be a route of entry for toxins into our […]

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