Tag Archives: Natural Beauty

L’Occitane Cuticle Oil

L’Occitane products seem so rich to me. When I realized I needed a cuticle oil, I dropped this one in my online Sephora cart. It was $20, not cheap but not terribly expensive either, and it got good reviews. It … Continue reading

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The Organic Pharmacy Organic Glam Bronzer in Light Bronze

I hadn’t even heard of this brand until a friend passed this along to me. It’s marketed as a bronzer. My friend certainly used it as one. She has a very light complexion. This one is Light Bronze. They make one … Continue reading

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Review: Chagrin Valley Cafe Moreno Solid Shampoo

I bought Café Moreno in my last Chagrin Valley haul. “A natural shampoo infused with coffee and cloves. Brunettes have been pouring fresh brewed coffee on their hair for centuries to help transform flat brown tones to into shiny, rich … Continue reading

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Review: Chagrin Valley Aloe Aloe Aloe Soap

This is from that haul from long ago.    From the website: “A natural soap loaded with aloe vera. Rich in natural moisture, aloe leaves are filled with gel and juice that contain more than 75 known substances, including vitamins, … Continue reading

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Chagrin Valley Haul III

While I’ve been testing out other soaps and bath items, I didn’t forget about this indie company I love. I made my first purchase from them in 2011. I bought some bars from them about a week ago. For the … Continue reading

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16 Amazing Oils for Your Skin

I was killing time on Pinterest (the favorite site of many a time-waster) when I found this great chart. It’s small and hard to see here. You can go here for the bigger chart.     It’s arranged by category. … Continue reading

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Eco Emi- September 2014

I present to you…..my last Eco Emi box for a while. 😦 I cancelled my subscription. I just wasn’t very impressed with the last few boxes, and my limited college student budget can’t accommodate a $15 per month gift-to-me that … Continue reading

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Review: Lauren Brooke Pressed Eyeshadow Compact in Smoky Quartz/Twilight

This was in an Eco Emi box I received a couple of months ago.     Lauren Brooke Cosmetiques is a natural/organic makeup and skincare brand. Eco Emi has featured a few of their products in the past. Here’s the … Continue reading

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Review: Purely You Minerals Lip Gloss in Dawn

I received a tube of this in my March Eco Emi box.     It’s a twist up tube of a balm-like colored lip gloss.     Dawn is  described as: “A natural brick pink lip color with a not … Continue reading

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Eco Emi- May 2014

My box came in the mail last week. Hooray!             So far I’ve tried the facial mask and nail polish. I really love the facial mask. I’ll test out the nail polish in a couple … Continue reading

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