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Pomegranate! Antioxidants for Beautiful, Glowing Skin

Known as a superfood for its high antioxidant content, Pomegranate is beneficial for the health and radiance of our skin. Like blueberries, pomegranate is high in the deeply pigmented antioxidants known as anthocyanins. More importantly, the peel of pomegranate is an incredibly potent source of Ellagic Acid. Ellagic acid has been shown to prevent the …

Aether Beauty Protection Bundle

Aether Beauty has released a spectacular Protection Bundle deal featuring their Amethyst Gemstone Palette and their Crystal Charged Ruby Cheek Palette ($64 purchased as a bundle). The Amethyst palette is the one I was missing and I had yet to try the cheek palettes so I was super excited about the deal! Amethyst is a …

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Beautiful, Healthy Skin with Herbal Teas

The addition of certain herbal teas to your daily routine can make a major impact on the health and clarity of your skin. Herbal teas for enhancing the beauty of skin are generally anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, nutrient rich and possess collagen protectant properties. Some key herbs to look for are: Nettle– Nettle leaves are nutrient-dense, anti-oxidant, …

Axiology Lipsticks!

In my last Axiology post (link here) I mentioned that I want to review some darker shades and here they are! I am featuring the shades Attitude, Clarity and Fundamental. In the above photo I am wearing the shade Clarity- very berry fuschia with red. This is probably my favorite. It is a beautiful shade …

Rituel de Fille

Enjoy the magic of natural beauty with cosmetics that are completely natural, paraben free, phthalate free, zero synthetic dyes or fragrances created by Rituel de Fille. Rituel de Fille is a cruelty-free, female-owned, high end, indie makeup brand that primarily uses botanical and mineral ingredients, but also includes some natural animal-based ingredients. Personally, I use …

Acne Masks

With the Summer weather and current protective mask requirements, many people are experiencing increased acne breakouts. To treat and prevent breakouts, you may consider adding a weekly acne mask to your skincare routine. Acne is bacterial linked inflammation caused by Propionibacterium acnes, bacteria that lives on the skin but may cause local infections (pimples) when …

Natural Beauty Book Reviews: Third Installment

The book of the day is High Vibrational Beauty Recipes and Rituals For Radical Self Care. What’s Inside Authors Kerrilyn Pamer and Cindy Diprima Morisse share a true holistic, wellness approach to beauty in their book High Vibrational Beauty. They take the reader through a seasonal approach to self care and skincare, guiding the reader …

Elate Beauty EyeColour

Elate is a clean, natural, (mostly) organic, vegan cosmetics brand based in Canada. The company is part of the conscious beauty movement, promoting environmental consciousness, social consciousness and clean, toxin-free makeup. They are a complete cosmetics line offering products for eyes, lips and face as well as brushes. Many natural, indie makeup brands specialize in …

Natural Beauty Book Reviews: Second Installment

The book I’ll be reviewing today is An Atlas of Natural Beauty by Victoire de Taillac and Ramdane Touhami. What’s Inside Eloquently written, detailed and inspiring An Atlas of Natural Beauty begins with the authors’ explanation of a natural beauty routine including methods, protocol, tools and mentality. This book features 80 natural substances (mainly plant …

Natural Beauty Book Reviews: First Installment

I’m planning to do a few book reviews in the coming months. Today’s review will be of The Holistic Beauty Book by Star Khechara. What’s Inside The book begins with some helpful advice for deciphering labels and a description of some common toxic ingredients to avoid. The author continues with a useful lesson in essential …