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Best Lip Balms

Winter has officially taken its toll on me in every way possible. Mentally, I’m exhausted with endless snow and winter weather, and cannot wait for the warm breezes of spring. Physically, my skin is dry and rough. My lips are … Continue reading

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Nuts for Coconuts

Coconut is one of my favorite things in the world. I’m so excited to see that coconut and its extracts, oil, and water is making a big impact in the beauty world — and on our health. Coconut is amazing … Continue reading

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Pacifica Indian Coconut Nectar Perfume Is Pretty Much a Dream Come True

One of my boyfriend’s Christmas gifts to me was Pacifica Indian Coconut Nectar Perfume ($22). He knew how much I was slathering on the brand’s lotion in the same scent (review here), and how intoxicated I was by how it … Continue reading

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Washing My Hair With Shredded Coconut

I love all things coconut. If I could only find the perfect scent, I’d prefer to walk through life smelling like coconut. Just search this blog and you’ll find various products that smell, contain, and mimic coconut. It’s that much … Continue reading

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Earth Day Beauty Picks

Today is Earth Day, a perfect time to be aware of things that will help extend the life of this planet we inhabit. As waste and populations rise across the globe, the Earth is in danger now more than ever, … Continue reading

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A Weekend of Celebrations

This past weekend, I celebrated both a birthday and Easter. I wanted to share some new discoveries and treasures that punctuated this weekend’s celebrations. Burberry’s Giant Check Crinkled Scarf is an instant wardrobe classic. I didn’t even know Burberry made … Continue reading

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Clean Up Soaps, For a Cause

Clean Up Soap ($8/bar) is a beauty company and social responsibility project. Each bar is shaped like a landmine, dangerous explosives embedded in the soil of 88 countries across the globe. With the purchase of each bar, $2 is donated … Continue reading

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Recession Beauty: Inecto Pure Coconut Oil Shampoo and Conditioner Doesn’t Live Up to the Hype

My favorite smell in the entire world, besides Bobbi Brown’s Beach fragrance, is coconut. I live for slathering on suntan lotion in the summer, and I’m obsessed with CB I Hate Perfume At the Beach 1966 (which smells like Coppertone). … Continue reading

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Inecto Pure Coconut Oil Leave-In Conditioner

I’ve found my new secret weapon: Inecto Pure Coconut Oil Deeply Nourishing Leave-In Conditioner. Wandering the aisles of Ulta on a recent rainy day, I was searching for self-tanner when I came across the very last bottle of this lovely … Continue reading

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