From Cruelty-Free

Tatcha Skin Care

I continue my quest to solve my skin issues. I have acne, acne scaring, discoloration, dark circles, large pores, and attempt to fight oily skin as well as deal with dry patches. It seemed for a while the Bare Minerals products were providing me with moisture while simultaneously reducing acne breakouts. However, over time it…

Empties

Pixie Glow Tonic This tonic does give my skin a glow. However, I feel like it may break my face out. I have oily skin so I use it as an astringent. The smell is awful and I discussed the toxicity of this product in my Think Dirty & Skin Care Trials post. Repurchase? NO…

Think Dirty & Skin Care Trials

Thanks to YouTube, I found the Think Dirty app which rates the toxicity of your beauty products. When I say “rates the toxicity,” I actually mean, “freak you out.” We all know about the horrible things in our foods but you would be amazed and appalled at the amount and kinds of chemicals we are…

Samples That Didn’t Disappoint

Every once in a while, Sephora has some really great samples and Beauty Insider rewards. On rare occasions, I have purchased the travel sized products that Sephora and Ulta offer in order to try something without spending a ton of money on the full size (although the travel sized products do not offer the best value per…

New Beauty Loves

Burt’s Bees Tinted Lip Balm in Hibiscus   Though this lip balm does not have any sunscreen, I decided to try it because I really wanted a balm with tint. Hibiscus is a pretty color and I have been wearing it when I do my everyday makeup (minimal and natural)  instead of lipstick. Without any…