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How to Switch to All Natural Deodorant

I stopped using traditional aluminum deodorant about 5 months ago and I have never looked back!   Most people wear deodorant to control the odor from perspiration or sweat. Sweat is a natural process that the body uses to cool your body down from getting over heated and also release toxins. The truth is sweat [...]

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PiperWai Natural Deodorant Review

The lovely people at Piperwai scent me their natural deodorant to try. I recently made the switch to using all natural deodorants a couple months ago. I’m still experimenting to find the best choice for me and my lifestyle.   I first learned of Piperwai by watching Shark Tank and the owners and their story [...]

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Amazing Beauty Products from your Pantry

I’ve reviewed a few natural and organic beauty brands on the blog but that doesn’t mean I’ve forgotten about the DIY days. Products that are already formulated for you without having to do anything extra are great. However you can find great beauty products right in your own kitchen. I’ll bet most of you already [...]

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Spring Beauty Must Haves | Natural & Organic

Even though spring is almost over and we have like one more month until it’s officially summer (yikes!). I thought I would share some green beauty items that I am absolutely loving this spring and will continue to use into the summer. Some of these are products that I’ve been using for a while and [...]

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Acure Organics Skincare Review

Last week when I posted about toxins to avoid in facial wash, I received questions about which products I’m using on my skin. I will do a skin care post in the future but for now I want to share some products that I currently use in my facial care routine. I found Acure Organics in [...]

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Toxins to Avoid when buying a Facial Cleanser

  When I decided to make the switch to all natural beauty one of the first items on the chopping block was my facial cleanser. We use it everyday at least twice a day. So one could say that it’s a pretty important step in your beauty routine. It can also be one of the [...]

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Spring Clean your Beauty Routine

Clean out your makeup– If you follow me then you know I’m all about green beauty. Out with the old and in with the new. At the start of each new season you should clear out your old makeup. Lipsticks can last over 6 months but just to be sanitary, wipe them off with alcohol [...]

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How to Go Green with your Beauty Routine

If you’re new to the green beauty community and not sure where to start then this post is for you. Here are a few tips that I’ve learned along the way in transforming my beauty routine to toxic free. First things first…….Don’t throw everything out going on a rampage tossing everything in sight!   You don’t [...]

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DIY Cocoa Body Butter Recipe

Since we are right in the heart of winter our skin can get a little on the dry side. I know this cold wind and snow here in NYC has kept my skin thirsty for extra moisture. I decided to whip up some homemade body butter. I’m a simple girl so I need something without [...]

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100 Percent Pure Skincare Review

I’m always on the hunt for all natural organic body care products. Fortunately 100 Percent Pure scent me some products from their fragrance and ingredient of the month. For the month of March the fragrance is French Lavender and the ingredient is Seaweed. I was sent all the products from this line. I tried and [...]