Friday , 1 August 2014

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Brands That Test on Animals

brands that test on animals

I don’t usually talk about the brands that are NOT cruelty free, because there are so many good brands that ARE! Brands’ cruelty free statuses change all the time (so check this cruelty free beauty list for current updates). But I wanted to mention some of the brands that I ... Read More »

Jen in a Bathing Suit?!

Red Gingham Lime-Ricki-Swimsuit

Okay, believe it or not, I have an adorable swimsuit from Lime Ricki, that I must share with you. I am confident in many ways, but not so much with my body, so top half is all you get! Sorry for the blurry low-light pic above. Here’s a better one: ... Read More »

LVX Nail Polish Spring 2014 – Swatches

LVX-spring-collection-01

When it comes to luxury nail polish lines, LVX is one of the hottest up and coming brands out there. All of their items are cruelty free, vegan, and 5-free. Their gel like formulas come in bold shades that are completely on trend. Their Spring 2014 collection is no exception. ... Read More »

NOTD: Chrome Girl – I Scream

Chrome Girl I Scream Nail Polish

Today I’m wearing a gorgeous shade of Tiffany blue (or aqua if you prefer) by Chrome Girl nail lacquer. It’s called “I Scream.” As I’ve mentioned before, Chrome Girl nail polish is thick enough that you can get away with one coat. I had two put on (to cover my ... Read More »

Summer Discoveries – Lipstick League

Onsen collagen serum

Question of the Week: What are some products that you discovered this summer that you’ll continue to use throughout the year (and beyond)? I’ve recently started using Onsen skin care products (specifically the toner and the AM/PM powder). So far I really like them – they are keeping my skin ... Read More »

Plant-Based Organic Skincare That REALLY Works

Botanic-Organic

Botanic Organic Natural Skincare Review There seems to be a new line of “natural skincare” popping up every week but to find one that is organic and that makes a positive difference in the tone, texture and appearance of skin is often a rarity. I was asked to try a ... Read More »

Bstrd Minuit Gemstone Necklace

bstrd necklace outfit

Naughty, sassy, bold, and beautiful are the words I would use to describe bstrd. The bstrd brand is a Canadian quality handmade jewelry line. This jewelry line is run by Andre and Tianna Bastien. Andre is a graduate in the arts such as watercolors, sculpting, drawing, animation and others. Tianna ... Read More »