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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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Sudsing Up With Philosophy Pink Frosted Layer Cake Bath Gel

While I have been known to rock a serious sweet tooth at times, I don’t necessarily like to smell like treats (coconut aside). Anything chocolatey, cakey, or dessert-scented is nice when you need a quick calorie-free fix, but I don’t … Continue reading

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Recession Beauty – Drugstore Finds, Pt. 2: Skincare

The Recession Beauty series on drugstore treasures continues! Today we focus on skincare. The drugstore aisles, in some cases, are better than the halls of a dermatologist’s office or cosmetics counters at high-end department stores. No matter what your skin … Continue reading

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Philly Find: Duross & Langel’s Mad Soapmaker’s Tea Party

Philly gals: getting cabin fever on this rainy, stormy Saturday? Head to Duross & Langel Savonniers in Center City today from noon-2pm for their Mad Soapmaker’s Tea Party. The annual fete celebrates the arrival of spring with a fresh line … 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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A Visit to Terrain, Part 3

Time for the final installment of my jaunt to Terrain at Styer’s.  Beyond the jump, I explore Terrain’s massive collection of soaps that are naturally-sourced, good for your skin, and adorably packaged. This post is jam-packed with photos, so settle … Continue reading

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Make Bathtime Luxurious with Claus Porto Soaps

By now, if you haven’t heard of Claus Porto soaps, you’ve probably seen their iconic, swoon-worthy graphic packaging. The company’s signature trademark is the vibrant, colorful prints and patterns that adorn their packaging and wrapping. Yes, they’re expensive ($18 per … Continue reading

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Philly Find: Duross and Langel Savonniers

I love independent businesses, and I love even more when they produce high-quality, reliable products. Duross & Langel is a Philadelphia-based soap shop that peddles all things bath and body related. Best of all, each and every product is handmade … Continue reading

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