Making the decision to use cleaner beauty products was easy. Finding a non-toxic mascara that didn’t totally suck was hard. Quite frankly, my quest for an amazing non-toxic mascara was so flaky, streaky, and disappointing. What’s a girl to do to get a quality, natural, eye popping look? There are so many quality lines of clean makeup. I’ve found amazing products from foundations, to lipstick, … [Read more...] about My Favorite Brands of Non-Toxic Mascara
You know what scares me more than bacteria? All the toxins hiding in most conventional cleaning products. Those are totally frightening. Up until about 7 years ago, I would clean with whatever was available. The harsher the better. But as I moved to a healthier lifestyle, I craved using products that were easier on my body. And the more I learned about the potential side effects of all the … [Read more...] about 5 Natural Ways To Clean Your Home (Make It Sparkle!)
I love air fresheners. But what I don’t love is their overpowering perfume smell. The older I get, the more they just smell to me like chemicals. And while I want my bathroom and my car to smell clean, I want the solution to be non-toxic. The toxic bunch Have you ever read the label of some of your favorite air fresheners? There’s nothing natural or “fresh” about them. You’ll see fragrance, … [Read more...] about 2 Homemade Non-Toxic Air Fresheners for Bathroom & Car
The girly girl in me loves trying on new makeup. A little known fact about me is that I once dabbled with the idea of becoming a makeup artist. As I’ve gotten older, I’ve become extremely picky about the makeup I wear. I won’t let anything touch me skin that isn’t made of clean ingredients that are non-toxic. And that’s why I was super excited to try Vapour Organic Beauty. (Full disclosure: I … [Read more...] about Vapour Organic Beauty: My Review
My husband and I are like two peas in a pod. Except when it comes to our entertainment choices. He likes to relax to sports and anime. I chill-out to gritty dramas and off-beat comedies. But there’s one thing we can agree upon. Relaxation time is that much more enjoyable when you turn off the lights and burn some frankincense and lavender candles. I used to always fill my house with relaxing … [Read more...] about Frankincense and Lavender Calming Candles for “OMG, I Wanna Scream Days!
For years, I was super passionate about all the food I put inside my body. But I didn’t think twice about my toxic beauty regimen. Because I thought of nutrition as only having to do with food, and having nothing to do with lifestyle. Then one day, it hit me... I started reading the labels on the products I used on my skin and in my home like I read the labels on my food. My gosh, what the … [Read more...] about A Non-Toxic, Natural, Beauty Regimen