Infused Water Craze

  So lately I’ve been getting questions about infused water so I thought I’d pop in to give some answers and a little inspiration via pictures of different infusions I’ve made and enjoy drinking.   Infusing water is really easy because you can get creative and use a mixture of your favorite fruits and herbs [...]


Andalou Naturals Skincare Review

Do you struggle with acne and problematic skin? Andalou Naturals clarifying line has been helping my skin so much over the last few months. When it comes to facial care I like to use the products for at least two weeks because you get a much clearer idea on how well it will do for [...]


Indie Beauty Expo NY 2016 | Recap

Last month I had the pleasure of attending the Indie Beauty Expo NY for the first time. To say I had a great time would be an understatement! If you’re not familiar with this event it’s a 2 day expo where indie green beauty & wellness brands come together to showcase products, discuss topics affecting [...]

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The Truth about Tea Toxins

I’ve been on this holistic lifestyle journey for a while and everyday seems like I’m learning something new. It’s insane how many toxins we come across daily and don’t even know about it. I’ve always been a tea lover ever since I was a little girl and my Granny would serve me a nice cup [...]


Luv Minerals Cosmetics Lipstick Swatches

The beautiful green divas from LUV Minerals Cosmetics sent me some organic lipsticks from their new collection.  These colors are bright and bold, perfect for anytime of the year. I was sent an array of six colors which you will see pictured below. I will say that I didn’t wear a lip liner, gloss, or [...]

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Healthy Breakfast Ideas

Here are 3 healthy breakfast ideas that are quick and easy to make.   Plantain Oatmeal 1 ripe plantain 1 cup almond or coconut milk 1 cup of steel cut oats 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 tablespoon ground flax seeds   Directions: Place sliced plantain in a blender with milk and blend until smooth In a [...]


How to achieve a Fluffy Braid on Natural Hair

This is another easy go to style which doesn’t take me much effort. As a self proclaimed lazy natural, I’m always wearing styles with my natural hair that don’t require too much maintenance.   To shampoo my hair I used Mielle Organics Babassu conditioning shampoo. This was my first time using this product line. I [...]


Lips by Au Naturale Cosmetics

Looking for bold highly pigmented colors without the poison? If so, there’s nothing better than Au Naturale Cosmetics line! Their cosmetics are all natural, vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, non-toxic, and paraben free.     This is the shade Sangria and it’s such a beautiful fuchsia pink lipstick. This is the perfect shade for the summer months [...]


Healthy Pantry Makeover

A healthy beauty routine starts in the kitchen. You’ve heard that old saying “you are what you eat”. If you want outer beauty then you must look at nourishing the body from the inside out. Did you know that your hair, skin, and nails are the last parts of the body to receive nutrients? Your [...]

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Strawberry Superfood Smoothie

Since I make juices and smoothies a part of my daily life; I love coming up with new recipes. Creating and trying new recipes makes eating healthy fun and interesting. This morning I came up with this berry superfood smoothies using strawberries. You could use any type of berry you like but I LOVE strawberries. [...]


How to Fake a Tapered Cut on Natural Hair

This is a quick and easy style to achieve and the best part is that it can last me at least 5 days without having to restyle. I love the look of a tapered cut but I am wayyy too chicken to actually cut my hair. This hair style gives me the best of both [...]