About Amanda
Amanda Niccols is sailor and part-time student in Toronto, whose passion for natural products started in her late teens. “I spend so much time on the water,” Amanda says, “and every time I see trash out there I wonder ‘what people are thinking?’ We only have one planet and we need to take care of it.” Amanda is always on the lookout for unique and stylish eco-fashion finds and pure, natural, organic products. She writes honest product reviews and gives us the skinny on how the product holds up in her hectic life.

Amanda's Posts

  • Studio One Eighty Nine: Fashion to Create Social Change

    By Amanda | Women

    Studio One Eighty Nine is the brainchild of marketing/communications whiz Abrima Erwiah and actress/activist Rosario Dawson to bridge their passion for social and economic development in support of One Billion Rising, the largest global call to act...


  • EDUN: Luxury Brand Once Again Calls Africa Home

    By Amanda | Women

    For their SS16 collection, sustainable luxury brand EDUN’s Creative Director Danielle Sherman proves she is staying ahead of the curve. With the brand since 2013,  Sherman is lauded by Vogue for turning African influence into high fashion pieces....


  • Amanda reviews: Sprout Watches

    By Amanda | Women

    I feel like everyone is on a watch kick lately. Now I can take part in the trend, thanks to my new Sprout watch. However unlike most watches out there, mine is eco-friendly! I am excited to review my new watch for Magnifeco. Although no one would...


  • Amanda Reviews: Radiant Cosmetics

    By Amanda | Beauty

    Who knew that makeup could have such a huge impact on society? My package contained three lovely Radiant Cosmetics products: matte lipstick in Moscow and two lip glosses in Cheeky and Hummingbird. Since I have tried these products, I find it har...


  • Amanda Reviews: Alaffia Skin Care Products

    By Amanda | Beauty

    Developing a skin care routine isn’t always easy and after finding one that works you can become hesitant to mix it up.  After my experience testing out Alaffia’s Antioxidant Face Care Set I realized how important it can be to stay open-mind...


  • Amanda reviews - Snapsac

    By Amanda | Women

    I would like to start off by saying that I hate everything about plastic bags. I hate that they are see-through. I hate that they have holes. I really hate paying for them. The only problem I have discovered through my hatred is that you can't go s...


  • Amanda reviews - kaia naturals

    By Amanda | Beauty

    I can't deny that I'm a culprit of consistently breaking the number one beauty rule: not to wear makeup to bed. Now, I really have no excuse ... in comes the Juicy Bamboo Facial Cleansing Cloths by kaia naturals. They literally do everything they...


  • Amanda reviews - China Glaze Magnetix

    By Amanda | Beauty

    For those of us who, like myself, lack a steady hand, China Glaze's Magnetix Collection offers  the chance to get creative with our nails without salon prices. The Magnetix Collection is a 6-colour line, each colour having a nice tinge of silver t...


  • Amanda reviews - Make Love Not Trash

    By Amanda | Women

    We girls have a long list of criteria that our purse should be…considering I have recently added “eco-friendly” to my list, this is the bag that meets my needs. Make Love Not Trash is a Californian company with the right mindset of creating...