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Earth Day 2012 Beauty

This Sunday (April 22) is Earth Day. Recently, I’ve made a conscious effort to include more all-natural products in my beauty regimen, not only because they’re better for my body, but because many of them benefit the planet, too. With … Continue reading

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FDA Finds Lead in 400 Shades of Lipstick; What Can You Do About It?

Yesterday The Washington Post reported disturbing news that the FDA tested 400 shades of lipstick and found considerable traces of lead in many of them. Lead was found in both mass-market brands and specialty brands. The biggest offenders (who all … Continue reading

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Josie Maran Argan Oil

With her experience on the runway, a transition into the creator and face of an organic cosmetics brand was a natural transition for supermodel Josie Maran. When her model career slowed a bit, she followed her passion for crafting organic … Continue reading

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Earth Day 2011 Beauty

Earth Day has come to mean a lot of things. In addition to being more aware of our impact on the environment and planet, it’s a time to think about others. Sustainability is important, as it helps ensure we will … Continue reading

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Naturally Beautiful: Coleur Caramel Lip Gloss

We all know the horror stories about what actually goes into lipstick…but somehow, we usually convince ourselves to ignore the truth. When I started thinking about how we eat most of the lipstick/gloss we apply, I got kind of grossed … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Organic Beauty

Image credit: Garance Dore In the United States, there are no FDA regulations on cosmetics, hair, and body products (go here to read more). Since so many everyday products, like lipsticks, are laced with toxic chemicals, I’ve started looking into … Continue reading

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