April was a very busy month. I spent weeks in Tennessee to help with my mother’s recovery. As you can see, this impacted my “empties”. I wasn’t home to use up products. Products, in general, weren’t on my mind.
When I stay with my family, I usually buy cheap products when I’m there instead of packing stuff. Overall, I was doing really well this month not buying things. At the end of the month, I went to Home Goods/Marshalls because David keeps breaking every… Continue reading | 16 Comments
This year Elements partnered with Capsule, an apparel and accessories tradeshow. I found this to be a natural partnership. Capsule features a lot of indie designers and in the past Elements had showcased many indie and niche perfume and beauty brands.
I’ve been to Elements a few times when it was a “stand alone” show. Being that it was the first show partnered with Capsule, I noticed there were fewer brands attending. This is rather typical with any “new” show… Continue reading | 3 Comments
FAR Botanicals is a brand of small-batch natural haircare that has combined a nourishing hair oil with fragrance. Verde Oil is like perfume for your hair that actually improves the condition of your hair. I’m amazed by this. I’m so happy that someone has caught on that this is a product that needs to exist. I love perfume. I love “crunchy” haircare. And I love a multi-purpose product. Verde Oil combines all of this.
The line comes in eight scents (well, seven, one is scentless)… Continue reading | 13 Comments
The Lipstick League – Week of 6.22.15
Question of the Week: What are your favorite deep-conditioning hair treatments?
EauMG’s Answer: When it comes to haircare, I’m a bit “crunchy”. I tend to prefer natural treatments like coconut oil or shea butter. My hair loves oils and butters. As far as brands, I tend to like Shea Moisture, Palmer’s and Queen Helene products.
Love for Lacquer – Are you a highlight fanatic? Jess shows us an EXCLUSIVE… Continue reading
Oils are some of my favorite products not just because they are effective but because they are multi-purpose. Providence Perfume Co. Beauty Elixir Oil is one of my favorite multi-purpose natural products.
This beauty elixir is a blend of organic argan, camellia, avocado, coconut and neem oils. It’s fragranced with natural essences of neroli, orange blossom, jasmine and apricot. The scent is lovely. It’s a natural, uplifting orange blossom with faint white florals. This scent is lovely.
Providence Perfume Co. advises to use this oil… Continue reading