The WEN by Chaz Dean Controversy and How to Reduce the Risks of Trying New Products

You have probably seen some of the recent media attention surrounding litigation against WEN by Chaz Dean.  If not click here and here.  There have apparently been several lawsuits over the years, including a class action alleging that WEN products caused the plaintiffs to suffer hair loss.  Hundreds of users…

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CurlMix Subscription Box – November 2015

Francheska Medina of HeyFranHey is easy to admire.  She took charge of her own health, solved a seemingly unsolvable chronic illness, stuck with her healthy lifestyle, and built that healthy lifestyle into a growing empire one bit of friendly and useful advice at a time.  Living with a chronic illness…

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Bubble & Bee Organic Deodorant Spray in Lavender Vanilla (2.5 oz)

Because I’ve professed my love for a Bubble & Bee’s deodorant sprays twice before (here and here), this will be a short post.  In the more recent post, I mentioned that I went too far by adding the toasted coconut scent to the lavender and vanilla scents using Bubble &…

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Bubble & Bee Facial Cleanser in Cool Cucumber (3.5 oz)

Bubble & Bee’s Facial Cleanser in Cool Cucumber is my favourite facial cleanser.  It is effective, certified organic, cruelty-free, and contains all-natural ingredients.  I have been using it for years, and have yet to come across another facial cleanser that rivals this acne-fighting, bacteria-killing gem.   Gels tend to be…

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Handmade Cartel Deluxe Subscription Box – July 2015

    White Peach Scrub Bar (2.5 oz) Handmade Cartel should rename this soap to Sensual White Peach Scrub Bar.  The heady peach aroma of this soap is not the typical sweet smelling, candied peach scent you might expect.  It is a more adult, complex peach scent that makes you…

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