TARTE Pure Marajuca Oil

tarte pure marajuca oil blog review TARTE Pure Marajuca OilSince its release, I’ve been on the fence about the Tarte Maracuja Oil. Given my love of body and hair oils (not to mention of learning about skincare and beauty routines from around the world), my interest was peaked. But I was also skeptical – after the huge success of Morrocanoil, it seems countless brands have jumped on the concept of bringing an exotic oil discovered during their international travels to their lineup. When Sephora offered a deluxe sample as one of their point rewards, it was the perfect opportunity to test it out myself (without committing to the price tag!) CONTINUE READING…

QTICA/ZOYA Callus Action Quick Gel

Zoya Qtica ZoomDry Callus Action Quick Gel QTICA/ZOYA Callus Action Quick GelDuring the winter I essentially live in fuzzy socks morning and night. Needless to say, my foot care gets pretty lax. Warm weather means flip flop season, which means it’s time to start paying attention to the condition of my toes again! The older I get, the more I notice my feet are prone to dryness and calluses. No matter how many oils, lotions, and potions I slather on after showering (trust me, it’s a lot!), I’m still liable to get those extra hard, dry patches. Luckily, I’ve found a handful of products that help get my feet in presentable-condition without a lot of time or money. Exhibit A: the Zoya/Qtica Callus Action Quick Gel. CONTINUE READING…

SIBU Beauty Sea Buckthorn Balancing Facial Cleanser

Sibu Beauty Sea Buckthorn Balancing Facial Cleanser SIBU Beauty Sea Buckthorn Balancing Facial CleanserWhen Sibu Beauty approached me to send a product for review, I had already heard rave upon rave about the brand. The cornertone of this cruelty-free line is sea buckthorn berry, which contains Omega 3, 6, 9, and the less common Omega-7. While I was interested in the brand, I also had my typical hesitation about new skin care. So many products can cause me break outs and once the acne starts appearing, it can take weeks for my skin to recover. I decided the safest introduction to the brand would be their Sea Buckthorn Balancing Facial Cleanser SIBU Beauty Sea Buckthorn Balancing Facial Cleanser. Because I’d be washing it off immediately, I figured it would allow me to gauge my skin’s reaction to the Sibu line before venturing into leave-on face creams. CONTINUE READING…

Alba Botanica Un-Petroleum

Alba Botanica UnPetroleum Review Alba Botanica Un PetroleumA couple months ago, I wrote about ellovi Butter and I’m thrilled that more and more people are discovering and loving it. Today, I have another minimal-ingredients, ultra-hydrating, all-purpose moisturizer for you – Alba Un-Petroleum Multi-Purpose Jelly.
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Kalliste Gourmet Handmade Organic Vegan Soap in Rose

Kalliste Organic Vegan Soap Rose Kalliste Gourmet Handmade Organic Vegan Soap in Rose

 

The more I’ve learned about skincare, the more I’ve come to appreciate all-natural, chemical-free soaps. I’m a fan of Kirk’s Natural and Dr. Bronner’s, so when Kalliste Soap Shop offered to send me a sample for review, I was very interested to try it out. CONTINUE READING…