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Heavy Metals 101

If you remember my other posts about clean beauty (here and here), you're already familiar with the idea that there are harmful ingredients in our every day personal care products.  Today I want to highlight a specific area of harmful ingredients: heavy metals. These are primarily found in color cosmetics because the pigments used to… Continue reading Heavy Metals 101

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What’s in your nail polish?

Happy Independence Day! I wish I had enough forethought to plan an appropriately themed post, but I'm new at this so you get nail polish. 🙂 Nail polish is one of those things that I just didn't think about when I started making my switch to cleaner products.  For whatever reason it didn't occur to… Continue reading What’s in your nail polish?

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My Morning Skincare Routine

It's FriYAY!  I'm wrapping up the month with a low-key weekend that includes ZERO plans.  It's been a really busy month and July is going to be a big one too, so I'm looking forward to relaxing and maybe cleaning out some spaces in my house that have gotten cluttered (aka my closet). I want… Continue reading My Morning Skincare Routine

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Clean Beauty Basics

Hey, Hey! How is your week going? I made some pretty big decisions this week, and I'm super excited about it.  I'll talk more about those later, but I'm really looking forward to what's coming in the next few weeks. 🙂 One of my passions is clean beauty products and educating others on ingredient safety,… Continue reading Clean Beauty Basics

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Sunscreen Safety 101

Hey, friends! I'm switching gears a bit today and talking about sunscreen.  Food is important to our health, but it's not the only area where we should be ingredient-conscious.  Our skin is our largest organ and every day it's being slathered in lotions, soaps, sprays, and more.  Doesn't it make sense that we should be educated… Continue reading Sunscreen Safety 101