Category: Beauty

Au Natural Skinfood: Innovative, Scientifically-Tested Natural Skincare Subscription Service

Au Natural Skinfood: Innovative, Scientifically-Tested Natural Skincare Subscription Service

My eyes often glaze over when I read press releases from natural beauty companies. They’re often filled with words such as ‘revolutionary’ and ‘innovative’ when in reality, they’re nothing more than home-based businesses creating eco beauty products from their kitchen, using proven natural beauty methodologies like throwing in a few certified organic ingredients and using...

5 Fashion Shows That Are More Inclusive Than the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

5 Fashion Shows That Are More Inclusive Than the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

Snooze, I could not be more bored of watching the hype around the 2018 Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. I’m not hating on the models or event crew that work hard on that show, I’m just over brands using unrealistically thin women in uncomfortable underwear to shame us into buying their products. It’s 2018 and we...

13 Natural Skincare and Eco Beauty Brands from New Zealand

13 Natural Skincare and Eco Beauty Brands from New Zealand

If you aren’t participating in the latest food fad, what are you even doing with your life? These days we’re quick to jump into diets and care about what we put into our bodies, but what we put on our bodies becomes a side thought. Our body is the only one we’ve got, and whatever...

Eco Beauty Review: Au Naturale Cosmetics

Eco Beauty Review: Au Naturale Cosmetics

Summer is slowly rolling to an end in DC, so it’s the perfect time to review some dewy, fresh makeup. Even though I worked at a makeup counter throughout undergrad, I’m always excited to try new cosmetics, no matter how many I’ve tried before. Au Naturale Cosmetics sent me some of their summer collection to review. They’re...

Win a Blessed By Nature 20ml Bottle of Wild Harvest Organic Rosehip Oil

Win a Blessed By Nature 20ml Bottle of Wild Harvest Organic Rosehip Oil

This month we’re giving away a natural beauty item from Australian eco-friendly beauty brand, Blessed By Nature. Email subscribers will go into the draw to win a 20ml Blessed By Nature Wild Harvest Organic Rosehip Oil bottle. According to the brand, rosehip oil is filled with antioxidants, essential fatty acids and vitamins that helps restore skin health....

Out of Africa: Organic Beauty and Skincare Brands You’ll Love

Out of Africa: Organic Beauty and Skincare Brands You’ll Love

Abuja, Nigeria: The cosmetic, beauty and skincare market is worth $400 billion globally. Traditionally, it is dominated by cosmetic and pharmaceutical giants who devote billions of dollars annually to the formation of new products, and mostly synthetic-chemical laden new products. Thus, it has always been difficult for small companies to enter the picture. However, with the rise...