Spring is finally here! It is the time of year to clean out your closets, reorganize those drawers, and throw out junk. What better time to start cleaning your beauty routine?! Women put an average of 515 chemicals on their bodies every single day. Now, I know you probably skimmed that, so I will repeat, women put an average of 515 chemicals on their bodies every single day. Ingredients that are common in a lot of cosmetics and skin care products can mess up your hormones and have been linked to an increased risk of cancer. The good news is that it is easy to change that number to a much lower one.
The best way to start to clean out your beauty routine is to begin with what stays on your skin the longest. This would be moisturizers and serums since they are meant to penetrate into your skin deeply. Skin is the body's largest organ so it is incredibly important that you take care of it with products that aren't laden with chemicals. Read more
Is there anything better than a beach day? Swimming in the ocean does wonderful things for your soul, but also your skin and hair. Ever notice how fabulously wavy your hair gets after it being soaked in salt water and how soft your skin is? You just feel like a mermaid, and I wanted this feeling all year long. So, I created Mermaid Waves Sea Salt Texturizing Hair Spray. Read more
Coffee...I love it in my cup, in my cake, and my skin care. Yes, you did read that correctly. I use coffee grounds on my skin for exfoliation. I don't like to exfoliate my skin too often as I find it to be damaging if you do it more than once a week, ,however this is my go to weekly exfoliation recipe. The reason it's my favourite is because of the benefits that the ingredients offer. Read more
Jojoba oil is used in both Enliven and Glow. One of my favorite oils. In fact, Jojoba oil is not technically an oil at all. It is actually a wax substance that is extracted from the beans on a jojoba shrub. One of the main reasons that I like Jojoba is because it resembles the sebum of skin which makes it very easy for your skin to absorb making it very effective for moisturizing. Read more
While travelling, less is best. I am of course, talking about beauty products. Who wants to drag along a huge bag full of beauty products that just fills up your suitcase?
In this video, I show you what I bring along while travelling. Read more