Beauty

  • Vegan cosmetics and skin care - Gabriel Cosmetics and ZuZu Luxe

    By Julie | Beauty

    I love Gabriel Cosmetics! In a world where make up is essentially an accessory, I wanted to make sure mine was both cruelty free and packaged in a way that didn't hurt the environment. All Gabriel Cosmetics products are cruelty free and certified¬...


  • Did Make-Up Give My Wife Breast Cancer? The Hidden Truth of Cosmetics

    By Staff | Beauty

    The virtually unregulated beauty industry puts potential carcinogens in their products. Then they shower us with pink ribbons. - Reprinted in part from AlterNet, by John Wasik When Kathleen felt a lump in her right breast she began a journey tha...


  • 5 non-toxic beauty products to replenish and restore

    By Kate | Beauty

    As the seasons change it's time to take stock of our skin and tresses and make sure that they've gotten all the moisture they need. Whether your climate is just finishing summer, or about to enter into it, these are my 5 must-haves to replenish and r...


  • Organic Male OM4 skincare, 4 quick and simple steps

    By Melissa | Beauty

    When we think organic we typically think food. With the skin being the body’s largest organ, it only natural that we should think more about what we are putting on it- not just in it. Much has been written about the dangers of- should be safe- ever...


  • Tata Harper - from cow power to gorgeous skin

    By Emily | Beauty

    The first thing you think of when you read cow power is likely not skincare. But that is exactly what Tata Harper is doing at her 1200 acre farm, Julius Kingdom in the Lake Champlain region of Vermont. The cow powered (a renewable form of energy made...


  • Protecting your nails (and your manicure)

    By Kate | Beauty

    This time of year can be hazardous to your nails. The climate, the season - whether you're at the beach, on the slopes, or just going about your day to day, be careful of these manicure hazards: 1. Sanitizers - it may flu season but constantly ap...


  • Holiday Offer from Marie Veronique Organics

    By Kate | Beauty

    Gwyneth loves it, Style.com just featured it - soon the secret will be out about the wonderful (natural) goodness of Marie Veronique Organics. And this once-a-year offer is the perfect time to try (no, we're not working for them.... just √ľber-fa...


  • Scotch Naturals - eco-friendly, hip and trendy

    By Kate | Beauty

    Scotch Naturals are the eco-friendly alternative to conventional solvent nail polish.  They offer nail polish that is: Vegan Cruelty-free Gluten Free Fragrance Free Toxin Free Paraben Free Hypoallergenic Biodegradable...