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Lead in lipstick, a continued controversy…should we worry?

I’m sure that by now you are all familiar with the dangers surrounding lead-based paint, especially for families with small children. But did you know that some very unexpected household items, like your favorite lipstick, are also likely to have measurable amounts of lead, as well as other harmful metal contaminants? Deborah Blum of New… Continue reading Lead in lipstick, a continued controversy…should we worry?

Anti-microbial · Awareness · Beauty/Cosmetics · Science · Skin

3 creative ways to use coconut oil outside of cooking

Hi all. Here is where I start off by saying I’m sorry it’s been so long since I’ve last blogged, but I was super busy with life, exercising and eating clean, yada, yada, yada….but now i’m back! 🙂 Is it just me or has coconut oil become the most popular girl at school lately? It… Continue reading 3 creative ways to use coconut oil outside of cooking

Beauty/Cosmetics · Beverages · Nutrition · Science · Skin

Originally posted on Bailey Blush ♡:
For the past month I have been mildly obsessed with the Tea Forte Skin Smart Tea’s. Tea Forte is an amazing organic tea company with a wonderful flavor selection . I was of course drawn to Skin Smart because of the antioxidant skin benefits and secondly because of the delicious…

Beauty/Cosmetics · Do It Yourself

The “almost 30”, paraben-free face mask

I am what you would call a cosmetic-junkie. I love makeup, lotions, hair products, nail polishes and the list goes on and on. Recently, however, I’ve begun to notice that a lot of the cosmetic products I own contain the dreaded ingredient…parabens. It seems like parabens are in everything from the cheapest drugstore brands to… Continue reading The “almost 30”, paraben-free face mask