Lily Lolo lipstick and lip gloss review

The perfect companion to the eye-focused makeup trends for this Spring/Summer 2013 season, nude lips have been all over the runways as of late.  But you don’t need to go designer nor sacrifice health for beauty to sport this trend.  Here I present you two of my favorite lip products from Lily Lolo, one of…

Organic creamy cleansers review

When it comes to skincare, I increasingly believe that less is more.  Less scrubbing, less stripping, less peeling.  And, of course, less petrochemicals and silicones as eliminating those largely obviates the need for harsh cleansing methods in the first place.  So here are two of my most favorite organic creamy cleansers side-by-side: Pai and Weleda….

Quest for the Holy Grail: Everyday Minerals Jojoba Base

If someone had told me a year ago that I would end up using a mineral foundation again, I would have told them they were totally nuts.  My skin has become quite dry as of late and my attempts to go back to using powder products have more often than not ended up in total…

Rosehip oil, the age eraser

If you are looking for a natural alternative to retinol treatments or plastic surgery to combat the signs of aging, look no further than rosehip oil.  Rosehip oil is truly an anti-aging elixir backed by clinical studies that confirm its effectiveness at promoting youthful skin and improving the appearance of scars, stretch marks, sun damage,…