Thursday , 24 April 2014

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tarte Maracuja Oil Review

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Well known for their cosmetics, cruelty free brand tarte is now making some major waves when it comes to skin care. Entering the skin care market just a few years ago, one product that already has a cult following is the tarte Maracuja Oil. This multi purpose beauty oil claims ... Read More »

The Lipstick League – Beauty Hoarding

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Question of the Week: I own more of this brand than any other: Answer – Trust me, I own lots of makeup (see exhibit A above – and that’s just a sampling!), but there are two cruelty-free brands that take up more room than the others. The first is drugstore ... Read More »

You Need an (Inexpensive) Spa Day!

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My blog post was written as part of my collaboration with eBay and Style Coalition. Okay, so it’s tax season and I am feeling CHEAP! But, just because I have taxes to pay doesn’t mean I can’t afford to do a little at-home pampering (and trust me – I need ... Read More »

DIY Tropical Scrubs

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SUGAR & SPICE & EVERYTHING NICE: DIY TROPICAL SCRUBS FOR SUMMERTIME I’m as guilty as any 20-something-year-old southern girl when it comes to spoiling myself at the spa. I find cruelty free beauty treatments absolutely essential to my physical and mental well-being, but of course, these treatments come with a ... Read More »

Cruelty Free Music Festival Style Guide

Jessica Carroll

MUSIC FESTIVAL STYLE GUIDE There’s no place like music festivals to try something new! Fashion is a major focus of these festivals and it’s the perfect place to be confident and step out of your comfort zone. When else do you get to wear a flower crown, fanny pack, and cut ... Read More »

Spring Beauty Picks

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Spring is here! Time for lighter makeup and clothing shades! Here are some of my favorites for April: NARS Contour Blush – A duo of contouring blush shades to create natural-looking dimension for the face with a lightweight luminous finish. A deeper shade enhances definition while a lighter shade illuminates ... Read More »

Nurture My Body Giveaway!

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Here’s an exciting giveaway my Beauty Bunnies! Nurture My Body is giving away 5 shopping sprees! The grand prize is a $300 shopping spree. 1st prize is a $150 shopping spree, and there are 3 second prizes for $50 each. You’ll love these cruelty free products – definitely go enter! ... Read More »

Milani Baked Blush Swatches

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How gorgeous are these Spring baked blushes from Milani Cosmetics? You can find them at drugstores or at www.milanicosmetics.com. The top swatch is Bella Rosa and the bottom swatch is Delizioso Pink. I could wear these with a very light hand, or someone with darker skin could rock these full ... Read More »

The Future of Animal Testing in the USA Depends on YOU!

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Two proposed US laws have been big on our radar lately. One, the Humane Cosmetics Act (HCA), would ban animal testing of cosmetics in the US, similar to bans already in effect in the European Union and other countries. The other, the Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act (SCPCPA), ... Read More »