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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 [...]

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100 Percent Pure Lipstick Review on Dark Skin

If you follow me on social media then you know how much I love the 100 Percent Pure brand. Since I’m about all things natural and organic this brand fits that description. I’ve been using their foundation for a while now. You can read my review on it here. This post is all about their [...]

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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 Revive Dry Natural Hair

Hey friends!   I get a ton of questions about my hair routine and what products I use. I filmed a video for you giving you a little behind the scenes of my typical styling week goes. Of course products change from time to time as well as the styles of my natural hair. However [...]

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Soultanicals Product Review

Hey Friends!   I first heard about the Soultanicals line from the 30 Day Hair Detox. After reading the ingredients I was really curious to see how they would work on my hair. The product line is made with all natural botanicals. I’m trying to stay as close to natural as possible with my beauty [...]

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Why Women of Color Should Opt for Non-Toxic Cosmetics

When I refer to women of color I don’t just mean those of Black or African decent. The term includes women from a wide variety of backgrounds including Latina, Native American, Asian, and Indian. As a fellow brown girl my passion and drive for creating this blog is to serve as a resource and motivation to [...]

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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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My Natural Hair Routine and Products

I’ve received a few questions on social media about what specific products I use on my natural hair. I shared my simple routine in my post about the Hair Detox which you can read here. I still plan on keeping it simple and not using a tone of products on my hair. I feel that [...]

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Coconut Overnight Oatmeal

This recipe is actually inspired by a post I saw on Instagram and I decided to put my own spin on it. It’s a simple oatmeal recipe with a coconut twist. I added some berries at the end to give it some natural sweet flavor. The best part of this recipe is that you can make [...]