2020 Favorites in Sustainable Beauty

2020 Favorites in Sustainable Beauty

My favorites in sustainable makeup and skincare for 2020 I don't need to tell you that 2020 was a year! And I can't say I'm sorry that it is ending. The one good thing about having so much more time at home was that I had the opportunity to try so many beauty products. Here [...]

Is Tata Harper Crème Riche Really Worth $195?

Is Tata Harper Crème Riche Really Worth $195?

A Review of Tata Harper Crème Riche Velvet Moisturizer Cream, Including a Discussion on Sustainability A lot was happening in May. Well, really COVID was the only thing happening in May, but it felt like a lot. Which might explain why I bought myself a $195.00 moisturizer. Afterall, I had just started a sustainable beauty [...]

Blue Lizard Sensitive Face Mineral Sunscreen is Reef Safe But Not Sustainable

Blue Lizard Sensitive Face Mineral Sunscreen is Reef Safe But Not Sustainable

A Review of Blue Lizard Australian Sunscreen’s Sensitive Mineral Sunscreen, Including a Discussion on Sustainability Blue Lizard Australian Sunscreen Sensitive Face Mineral Sunscreen ($17.99) is Blue Lizard's mineral face sunscreen. It features a cap that changes from white to blue when exposed to UV rays. This was actually an impulse purchase. I had gone into [...]

Alpyn Beauty PlantGenius Melt Moisturizer Proves Skincare Can Be Sustainable and Effective

Alpyn Beauty PlantGenius Melt Moisturizer Proves Skincare Can Be Sustainable and Effective

A Review of the Sustainability, Science, and Effectiveness of Alpyn Beauty PlantGenius Melt Moisturizer I am obsessed with skincare. I research every ingredient before a purchase. Now that I am learning about sustainable beauty, I also consider how skincare is produced and packaged. If you are reading this, you already know it is hard to [...]

ILIA Limitless Lash Mascara: Natural-Looking to Bold Lashes

ILIA Limitless Lash Mascara: Natural-Looking to Bold Lashes

A review of ILIA Beauty's Limitless Lash mascara, including sustainability, claims and effectiveness The Limitless Lash Mascara ($28.00) is a mascara by ILIA Beauty. It comes in one shade, "After Midnight" black. Cause, do you really need more than just black? ILIA claims "Buildable and flake-free, our award-winning ILIA Limitless Lash Mascara lifts, curls, lengthens [...]