Style & Natural Beauty

100% Vegan Make Up Brushes!

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What an innovation!  I can’t remember if I’ve ever encountered a 100% vegan, 7-piece brush set before.  The brush hair is all synthetic, but still soft and of professional quality, and the handles are made from sustainable bamboo.  This versatile brush set from Earthlab Cosmetics, not only has all your main brushes: powder/mineral buffing, blush, lip, Continue Reading …

My Aveda Experience in Vancouver

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Yesterday I had the most wonderful time at The Aveda Institute in Gastown, Vancouver.  I booked an appointed to get my roots touched up, as I have been blessed/cursed with about half a head’s worth of premature grey hairs. I also wanted to use the fifty percent off card I received during Eco Fashion Week.

Glamorous Vegan Nail Polish!

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Sparitual Vegan Nail Polish With carcinogenic ingredients and animal testing in most nail polish brands, it’s a wonder we’ve accepted them for so long in the name of  beauty. In fact, one of the most toxic things you can put on yourself is conventional nail polish. But most nail polish found in the health food store Continue Reading …

Sweet Almond Oil: A cruelty-free, multi-use moisturizer

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If you’re like me, you’ve probably tried dozens and dozens of body moisturizers since you were a kid. How many times have you gone to the drug store overwhelmed, only to end up being sold a dream cream that just doesn’t measure up? The problem is, most mainstream moisturizers contain synthetic skin irritating fragrances, dyes and preservatives. They are Continue Reading …

Desert Essence Organics: Vegan Cleanser Review

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Vegan Organic Skincare that really works! Desert Organics Pomegranate Facial Cleansing Gel 100% vegan and organic. No animal testing, phosphates, phthalates, parabens, petroleum based ingredients, EDTA, glycol, artificial color or fragrances.

New Beauty Contributor: Morgan Embury

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Morgan Embury, the self proclaimed product whore (or hoarder?) has tried it all! Well… almost. Her interest in nutrition and beauty began at age 13 while she watched her mother use whole foods in beauty rituals and practice professional makeup artistry. At age 17, Morgan was well acquainted with various uses of essential oils and on her way to discovering Continue Reading …

Free Lion Design

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While finding vegan food options can be a challenge, finding vegan fashions and accessories can be an even more daunting task. I recently met up with Sherazad Jamal (which translates to Free Lion in Persian), artist and founder of Free Lion Design, who hand makes repurposed vegan bags out of vinyl and other recycled materials.

Home Beauty Treatment – Lemon Juice Peel

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Recently I’ve been feeling a bit zitty. Perhaps it’s the cold weather combined with hormonal imbalances… adult on-set acne anyone? I’m kidding, it’s not that bad, but nonetheless it irritates me and sometimes hurts! (I’m a picker).

No B.O! Bridget Reviews Dr.Mist Deoderant

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The Product: Dr Mist Lavender Scented Deodorant Being vegan for me started with food.  Then it slowly started to creep into other parts of my life.  For instance, I haven’t bought leather shoes since my plunge into veganism in the Fall of 2009, or a purse for that matter.  This was due to a combination Continue Reading …