As unpopular as it may be, I have a confession to make: I still use body lotion and I like it.  There. I said it.  And I am not ashamed.  All kidding aside, body lotion fell drastically out of favour years ago and green beauty brands have made shopping…

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No, I am not talking about a sixth Spice Girl or the newest drink from Starbucks.  Rather, the secret spice scent that you need is brought to us by Live Inspired Organics.  Live Inspired Organics makes “all natural beauty products crafted with love, joy & peace.”  If these three attributes…

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Some skincare products are meant to be savored, indulged in on special occasions, and even then, only sparingly.  Other skincare products demand to be slathered on, rubbed in and applied daily, becoming more of a beloved, indispensable ritual than mere product application.  Beautycounter’s Lustro Rose Neroli Body Oil is both.…

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Having clear skin is such an enormous blessing that is easily unappreciated or taken for granted, unless you have personally experienced serious skin problems.  As a teenager, my skin was completely clear and basically problem-free.  It looked great.  However, as an adult, acne became a near permanent feature of my…

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Every now and again something surprising pops up in my inbox.  A few weeks ago I was contacted by Stevonne, the owner of Beija Flor Naturals.  Despite my harsh review policy Stevonne offered to send me some Beija Flor Naturals products in exchange for a review, and I agreed.  Beija…

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