Beauty

Beauty Heroes – Green Beauty Box

I’m a skin care junkie and recently I’ve been trying out different “green” beauty products. I like the idea of going natural and non-toxic especially since our skin is our biggest organ. Why put ucky stuff on/in your body when there are natural options? And to be frank, I’m about 50% hippie. I’m a total …

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Fancy Finds #17

I’m always on the lookout for skin care products that are of high quality, work, and yet aren’t exorbitantly priced. Skin care products can be such a swindle. The skin care companies feed upon women’s insecurities and make billions doing it. Why must a good eye cream or anti-aging moisturizer cost $100 or more? It’s …

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Fancy Finds #16

Last week in the Fancy Finds #15 blog post I mentioned that the skin around my eyes has become quite oily as I have gotten older. (I was going to say matured, but there is nothing mature about me.) Make-up that I had worn for years no longer worked. One of my biggest complaints was …

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Fancy Finds #15

I love skin and beauty products, but I tend to get overwhelmed when going into Sephora, Ulta or department stores. There are just SO many options and I don’t like wasting salespeople’s time. My head starts swimming, I get hot, and I have to leave. I can’t handle a large menu either. I’ve come to …

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Fancy Finds #14

Our French (and European) friends have been using micellar cleansing waters for years. If you Google “French beauty products” one item that comes up repeatedly is Bioderma Micellar Solution. I did purchase some while in Paris last summer, but just a wee bottle because I didn’t want to waste valuable suitcase poundage on it. The …

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