CertClean 2018: All the products I’m loving so far

Testing CertClean

I’ve had such fun testing out the Face Care products in my “goodie bag” (officially called a Jury Box) for this year’s CertClean Clean Beauty Awards. (See this post for all the details on the Awards).

While I won’t give away my scores for each product, I thought it would be fun to give a few comments on each of the products below.

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Review: Vichy’s Mineral 89

Vichy Mineral 89

My skincare routine almost never changes. Now that I feel that I’ve finally figured out what works for my skin and what doesn’t, I barely play around with it. But every now and then a product comes along that ticks all the boxes and I want to try. Vichy’s Mineral 89 is one of them. I’ve been using it for a few weeks and I’m impressed.

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Four lotions I’m loving lately

Body lotions

Oh, how I love my unscented products! I am definitely a fan of (natural) scented products if the scent is subtle, but all too often I find myself becoming either irritated by, or tired of, the same scent if I use it every day. But this new generation of hand and body lotions is pure unscented bliss!  Continue reading “Four lotions I’m loving lately”

About Natural Beauty

cropped-img_29011.jpgWhy do I love natural beauty?

When my mother decided I was old enough to wear makeup, we took a trip to my local health food store, and I was allowed to try out natural lip gloss, foundation, and eyeshadow to my heart’s content. Since that time, I’ve floated back and forth between brands and products, all the while teaching myself more and more about the sketchy chemicals in oh-so-many conventional products. I’ve worked at a health food store, and also as an editor at a natural health magazine, always learning as much on the subject as possible.

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