Fave Find: Skin Essence Organics

Skin essence organics products

I’m officially back after a bit of a self-imposed mat leave. I was working right up to the last minute–my little one showed up the night after my last blog post was published. In fact, I remember finishing up a work email while breathing through contractions! Such is the life of a freelancer, haha.

I can’t believe how quickly the time flies–my little guy is four months old already, and the holidays are right around the corner. And speaking of which, I have a fantastic gift recommendation for the clean beauty product lover in your life (or … you know … for yourself). Plus, keep reading for a special discount code! Continue reading “Fave Find: Skin Essence Organics”

Summer Lovin’

Summer beauty products: tinted moisturizer, lipstick, and bronzer

I have a love-hate relationship with summer skincare and beauty. On the one hand, I love the low-key, stress-free, easygoing summer vibe. On the other hand, summer skin can be kinda gross, between greasy sunscreen, sweat, and dehydration.

Really, it’s all about choosing the right products, and opting for a┬áless-is-more attitude. These three products have saved me time and time again this summer! Continue reading “Summer Lovin’”

The new facial cleansers on the block

Cleansers1I feel like I’m starting to ignore a lot of what the mainstream beauty and skin care brands say about treating your skin type, and instead do what feels right to me. After all, who knows my skin better than me?

What I mean to say is that I’ve been slowly transitioning away from using products formulated for oily/blemish-prone skin, and instead looking for gentle products made for sensitive skin. Even though I do have oily, blemish-prone skin, it can also be dry, and it’s very sensitive. (Goodbye salicylic acid, hello witch hazel!) My skin has seriously never looked better.

When it comes to facial cleansers, I’ve had a bit of a breakthrough!

Continue reading “The new facial cleansers on the block”