product reviews

product reviews · 02. November 2018
Are you a label reader when it comes to your personal care products? Do you check to see if there are harmful ingredients like Parabens, Phthalates and Formaldehyde? I wish I could say I am diligent when it comes to reading all the ingredients; but I’ve made it a resolution to start. Gradually, I'd like to ease into using more skincare and hair care products from brands that fall into the "green" beauty category. As a start, I've been using some products from 100% Pure Cosmetics and Briogeo...
product reviews · 20. May 2016
The newest addition to my nightly skin care routine is the Multi-Vitamin + Antioxidants Ultra Riche PM Treatment from 100% Pure. 100% Pure is an organic and cruelty free cosmetic and skincare company, based in Silicon Valley with roots in Napa Valley. I walked into their boutique at Santana Row and was pleasantly surprised by what I experienced. I've been using it for two weeks and have seen a difference in my skin. First time using it, I noticed my skin was more radiant and softer. It feels...
product reviews · 05. May 2016
Back in my twenties, I worked behind the counter selling cosmetics for top cosmetic brands. I was used to selling lipsticks for $20-$30 and eyeshadows for $45. Conditioned to accepting these price points, I paid a lot of money for my makeup addiction. Now a mother of two, and a bit more savvy, I'm ready to explore other makeup brands sold outside of the traditional department stores. In search for affordable and quality makeup; I turned to Instagram. One brand that stuck out in my Instagram...