In honor of Earth Day I think a lot of folks expect a post on my favorite “earth day beauty buys”, but since GBT is already fully dedicated to the conversation of eco-friendly beauty, I thought it would be an interesting twist to reveal some of my sustainable habits. [Read More…]
If you're serious about cleaning up your beauty routine, without sacrificing style or performance, you're in the right place!
A large number of the “all natural, chemical-free” DIY recipes and home remedies published online are actually potentially very hazardous to the skin. Many of these recipes — no matter how beautifully shot they are — are telling people to combine ingredients that are often inappropriate for more than one skin type, and sometimes are wrong for every skin type!
While these bloggers and pinners might have some knowledge and good intentions, they clearly don’t have adequate information about how the skin works, about different grades and properties of ingredients, or about the compounded effect these ingredients have after repeated use.
Proper exfoliation is essential for helping skin have a fresh glow, but overdoing it or choosing the wrong method, can really damage your … [Read More...]
People turn to DIY skincare remedies for many reasons. Sometimes it’s to save money, other times it’s because of the belief that anything natural is … [Read More...]
If you're asking, "Is Tarte makeup really all natural?" the short answer is "No." I am fed up with people being mislead into thinking that Tarte … [Read More...]
Greenwashing in cosmetics is such a tricky subject. Some of the beauty brands I've listed below are blatantly misleading consumers through … [Read More...]
Nutritional yeast is an often overlooked superfood and is basically the holy grail for anyone who is lactose intolerant, vegan/vegetarian or … [Read More...]
We can do everything right when it comes to selecting non toxic beauty products for ourselves, but if we're putting them on while simultaneously … [Read More...]