White Rabbit Beauty | 25% Off All Orders Until 10/16/13

White Rabby Beauty Screenshot White Rabbit Beauty | 25% Off All Orders Until 10/16/13

October marks White Rabbit Beauty‘s ninth birthday and the opening of their new store. To celebrate, they’re offering 25% off all orders until October 16, 2013. At checkout, enter coupon code: birthday. All brands sold by White Rabbit Beauty are Leaping Bunny-certified and Jean, the founder, donates a portion of all proceeds to animal rescue.

FACE atelier Facade in Arabesque

FACE Atelier Facade Cheek and Lip FACE atelier Facade in Arabesque

Cream blush fans, allow me to introduce you to a product that ranks among my favorite recent beauty discoveries. The FACE atelier Facade ($27) in Arabesque is a squeeze-tube of satiny smooth matte color designed for cheeks and lips.

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Product Preview: Two Zoya Nail Lacquers

Zoya Godiva and Zoya Noot Nail Lacquer Product Preview: Two Zoya Nail Lacquers

In a departure from my typical light pinks and nudes, lately I’ve been sporting two totally different, more unique shades: Zoya Noot & Godiva. CONTINUE READING…

ZOYA Fall 2013 & Winter/Holiday 2013 Collection Swatches

Zoya Nail Tray Swatches2 ZOYA Fall 2013 & Winter/Holiday 2013 Collection Swatches

I recently placed an order from Zoya and, as they usually do, they included acrylic nail trays of their recent and upcoming collections. I find these really helpful, so I thought I’d share them for anyone who might be curious about their Fall and Holiday collections.

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JUICE Beauty Withdraws from China, Stays Cruelty-Free

Happy Dog JUICE Beauty Withdraws from China, Stays Cruelty Free

More Victory for Animals! Juice Beauty has withdrawn from the very lucrative Chinese market rather than allow its products to be tested on animals. For its compassionate stance, Juice Beauty becomes the latest cosmetics company to receive PETA’s Courage in Commerce Award. Other recipients of this award include NYX, Paul Mitchell, 100% Pure, Urban Decay, and Pangea Organics.

 

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Top 5 Eyeshadows for Fall | A Cruelty-Free Blog Collaboration

Top 5 Eyeshadows for Fall Top 5 Eyeshadows for Fall | A Cruelty Free Blog Collaboration

After a busy summer, Liza, Christine and I are back in the swing of our cruelty-free blog collaborations. With fall upon us, we’ve each selected our top 5 eyeshadows that are totally evacotive of the season.

Click on the links below to check out Liza and Christine’s posts!

Christine 150x150 Top 5 Eyeshadows for Fall | A Cruelty Free Blog CollaborationChristine at Makeup Guinea Pig

Liza 150x150 Top 5 Eyeshadows for Fall | A Cruelty Free Blog CollaborationLiza at Makeup Matters

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What I Packed For A Weekend Trip

Travel Bag Essential Makeup What I Packed For A Weekend Trip

I recently posted the contents of my makeup travel bag on Instagram and received questions about specific products. Inspired by Tiffany at Will Work For Makeup’s Packing light and just right post, I decided to share exactly what I packed.

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JOUER Cosmetics Instant Chic Collection

Jouer Instant Chic Set JOUER Cosmetics Instant Chic Collection

I’ve been itching to try Jouer since I first learned of them about a year ago. Once the brand confirmed that they do not test on animals or sell where animal testing is required, I placed an order. Deciding what to try was a no-brainer – I immediately zeroed in on the Instant Chic Collection. The colors and textures – it’s almost like I put this kit together myself. It includes the Moisturizing Lip Gloss in Starfish, Powder Eyeshadow in Peach, Tint in Fawn, and Mineral Powder Bronzer in Suntan. CONTINUE READING…

3 Cruelty-Free Lip Balms for Under $3

Lip Balms 3 Cruelty Free Lip Balms for Under $3

Lip balms are such an essential for me. They’re one product I don’t mind purchasing tons of,  because I know eventually I’ll use them up. While there are lots of luxurious, high end lip balms out there, there are also many budget-friendly options that work wonders for dry lips. Here are 3 I’ve recently tried – all for $3.00 (or less). CONTINUE READING…

GIVEAWAY! EMANI How 2Be Guide in Day Diva

Emani Mineral Cosmetics Giveaway GIVEAWAY! EMANI How 2Be Guide in Day DivaEmani generously offered to sponsor a giveaway of their How 2Be Guide in Day Diva. If you haven’t already, you can see my review of it here. CONTINUE READING…