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Juice Beauty Phyto-Pigments Flash Luminizers

I’m making an effort to whittle down my makeup to organic products. Juice Beauty offered to let me try their Phyto-Pigments Flash Luminzer line, and since they pride themselves on organic ingredients, I was happy to give these highlighter/cheek color … Continue reading

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Farmaesthetics Dreaming Oil

I’ve been having such a hard time sleeping lately. I toss and turn for hours, feeling restless, until I finally give up and grab a book, pick up my iPad, or flick on the TV. I’ve been to bed no … Continue reading

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Farmaesthetics Powdered Silk Dry Shampoo

In summer, there’s nothing more I hate than standing beneath a hairdryer that’s blowing hot hair on my head and trying to straighten hair that will just get wavy in the humidity anyway. I skip some washes and try to … Continue reading

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Green Beauty Brands

I’ve received a lot of questions lately about whether certain “natural” products are truly safer. Due to the lax regulations on the industry, this whole issue is so confusing; you, as the consumer, really have to do your research to … Continue reading

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Farmaesthetics Vapor Bath Elixir

I’ve been battling killer sinus headaches for the past month or so. I was delighted to find a package containing Farmaesthetics Vapor Bath Elixir ($40) on my doorstep after a particularly long day at work. When I could finally stop … Continue reading

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Brand to Watch: Osmia Organics

I recently discovered Osmia Organics, a line of natural skincare, body care, and perfumes. The company was started by Sarah Villafranco, an emergency physician, who grew up in Washington, D.C. and a few years ago relocated to Carbondale, Colorado, where … Continue reading

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Brand to Watch: S.W. Basics of Brooklyn

S.W. Basics of Brooklyn is all about simplicity. They offer a concise line of skincare products that are made in small batches and contain only a few ingredients, maximizing their potency and making them more effective. The company was started … Continue reading

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Brand to Watch: Belles & Ghosts

Belles and Ghosts is a line of organic and vegan bath and body products. They’re handcrafted in the Midwest woodlands in small batches. For an independent company, they offer a staggering array of products, from face oils to body balms, … Continue reading

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Earth Day Beauty Deals – 2013

For me, Earth Day partly serves as an annual reminder to live a more organic lifestyle and take better care of my body–namely, by cutting out products with toxic or harmful ingredients. With the way organic personal care has evolved … Continue reading

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Farmaesthetics Nourishing Herbal Cream and Lip Softener

Farmaesthetics is an all-natural, green skin and body care brand that uses ingredients like whole herbs and flowers straight from American farms (the founder comes from a family with a long history of farming). The company is based out of … Continue reading

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