Tag: cruelty free beauty

Beauty, Natural Skin Care

Top 5 Face Cleansers for Spring

Spring is a transition season. As the earth shows signs of renewal, it is time to get our skin ready with beautiful aromas and light exfoliation! If only it were so easy. As we all know, Spring weather can be unpredictable. Cleansers are an important step in keeping the skin balanced while avoiding unnecessary breakouts. These five cleansers contain beautiful Spring smells while being lightweight and effective. They will aid in allowing your skin to adjust to the changing temperatures. No matter your budget or skin type there is a cleanser here for you!   Leahlani Kalima Cleanser This lightweight […]

Videos

GreenGoTo’s: Monthly Favorites! Natural/Vegan/Cruelty-Free

Hi, everyone! I’m a little late on my green go-to monthly favorites videos but better late than never! I was really into lips this month and with trying to achieve a healthy, glowy, dewy skin look to appear less like a zombie! I’d really love to hear what your favorites were this month because I’m always up for trying new, exciting products! Beauty is totally my happy place so please don’t be shy about suggesting anything that might be up my alley! I’ve also included a cruelty-free and vegan-friendly brand that is not quite green, Charlotte Tilbury, in my list […]

Beauty, Clean Cosmetics

Brand Spotlight: Orenda Skincare

We are thrilled to be growing our brand spotlight series by introducing to you Orenda Skincare. The founders are two sisters, Jane and Renee, who are beautiful and passionate about their craft. They are full of heart and kindness that it’s impossible not to fall in love with them. Their products are cruelty-free, paraben free, sulfate free, NON GMO, gluten-free, free of artificial colors and fragrances, and free from chemicals. You can’t get any cleaner than Orenda. Without further adieu, let’s get to know the talented beauties behind Orenda! What motivated you to create Orenda Skincare? I’ve been told once […]

Beauty, Clean Cosmetics

5 Best Eyeshadows for Spring

Spring is trying to break through the grips of winter around here which means we are all changing up our makeup color schemes. Spring is the perfect time to brighten up our looks. Today, we will quickly share with you our top 5 favorite eyeshadows for spring. Eyeshadow during the daytime in Spring is often optional as we are mainly focusing on our skin and lip color so we can quickly head out the door to play outside. But, eyeshadow doesn’t have to be hard. We often think about having to pick at least two colors and blend expertly to […]

Videos

Vegan/Cruelty-Free: Contour + Blush Routine ft. Hourglass & Anastasia BH (plus Organic Dupes!)

Hi, everyone! We are continuing our new “vegan and cruelty-Free” makeup series with a contour and blush routine. I absolutely love contouring and blush so much. They are the two items I tend to collect or hoard the most when I purchase cosmetics. Today, we are featuring Anastasia Beverly Hills and Hourglass Cosmetics. Did you know they were vegan and cruelty-free?! At the end of the video, I will be sharing with you tons of organic/natural dupes if you prefer more plant-based ingredients. I’ve also listed times for each section that is in the description box of the video. I’d […]

Beauty, Clean Cosmetics

Bright Spring Inspired Makeup Tutorial

For most of you, can you feel that new zing in the air? If so, then guess what? Spring is finally here! Spring is very short lived in my neck of the woods. It quickly goes from allergies to heat stroke, all within two months. But, I still love the warmer weather full of sunkissed skin, bright lipstick and if you live in the south, big hair. Anyway, one season at a time. I’m here to show you my favorite spring-time look. As always, I gravitate towards letting my natural skin shine through and just complimenting my face with a […]

Beauty, Clean Cosmetics

Spring Green Beauty Spruce Up

Spring is around the corner and it’s time for a spring beauty spruce up with the freshest green beauty products in all the land. We love, love Spring so much! The colors, time to open the windows to get fresh air in, it’s when life starts to bloom, animals start dating, and everything just starts to feel fresh, full of zest. Here are some of our current favorites that are giving us life as we start to come out of the dead of winter.   Foundation If you’re lucky enough to have a great complexion and clear skin, then you […]

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Fresh Spring Inspired Makeup Tutorial

Happy almost Spring everyone! I wanted to create a fresh, glowing Spring makeup look that’s quick and easy so you can go out and enjoy everything coming back to life outside again. When I think of a Spring makeup I automatically gravitate towards the peach tones. So, of course, I had to use them everywhere for this look. Skincare Prep I always prep my skin with some type of moisturizer or serum before I apply my foundation. For this look, I used Roccoco Botanicals Milk Repair then I applied Hynt Beauty Sun Prep. I never go a day without applying […]

Resources, Videos

Green-Go-To’s: Monthly Favorites!

Here are my Green-go-to monthly beauty favorites that are now live on YouTube. We are featuring Bite Beauty, Nails Inc, Pixi Beauty, Paris Honore Official, and Dry Bar! I feel like I’ve been reaching for these products for the entire month and it’s keeping my makeup days really efficient so far. I can’t get enough of Bite Beauty right now! I’m obsessed with their entire line!! I’d love to know what your current monthly favorites are and if there’s anything you think I REALLY need to try!! I hope you enjoy my Youtube review of all my favorites!     […]

Resources, Videos

GREEN BEAUTY MAKEUP STARTER KIT!

Here is my updated 2017 Green Beauty Makeup Starter Kit video that is now live on YouTube. A lot of products won’t surprise you because you know my love for neutral eyeshadows, but I’ve also included some newly discovered favorites. Green Beauty is evolving with so many new products that have come out in the past year that it can get overwhelming as to where to begin. I really hope this helps you in putting together your first green beauty starter kit and that you enjoy the video as it’s also NOT an hour long, as usual. I would love […]