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Break Up With Your Crusty Makeup

Break Up With Your Crusty Makeup

Maybe you take it as a testament to your mad skills, that you can create makeup masterpieces with scary-looking products. Or perhaps you're just a fan of mysteries. “Like, is this a foundation brush or a mouse nest?“ Girl, if your beauty bag is becoming a biohazard, it's time for a makeup upgrade. Investment in new staples, applicators, and a little love and care will make all the difference. Your makeup look won't be the only gorgeous transformation worthy of your Instagram page. Here are some tips to regain control of your products: Pay Attention to Expiration Dates I know...

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Quick Tips For Tackling "COVID Clutter" in Your Home

Quick Tips For Tackling "COVID Clutter" in Your Home

Remember the good ole days (Back in March), when everyone thought that wearing masks in public would be the worst part of functioning in a post-COVID world? Oh, how foolish we were! No, what we couldn't possibly have imagined were the heaping piles of laundry that would envelop us every time we stepped foot in our living rooms, the sticky fingerprints that would appear on our walls, and windows, and furniture, the toys that we would trip over in our bathrooms and kitchens... Must I go on?! Wearing a mask to pick up a gallon of milk is nothing compared...

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Why We Don't Use Palm Oil in Our Artisan Bar Soaps

Why We Don't Use Palm Oil in Our Artisan Bar Soaps

  When you're choosing a soap for you and your family, you want to pick a product that is great for both your health and the health of our planet, but sometimes, ingredient lists can be downright confusing. Palm oil is a common ingredient in both commercial and some handmade bar and liquid soaps that sounds healthy and all-natural, right? The truth about where palm oil comes from and how it's harvested is a little darker than that, though.  What Is Palm Oil And Why Is It In Your Soap? Palm oil is an edible oil that is derived from...

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Set A Healthy Routine For Yourself and Your Kids This Fall

Set A Healthy Routine For Yourself and Your Kids This Fall

Set A Healthy Routine For Yourself and Your Kids This Fall COVID-19 may have locked us all inside, but it's thrown our routines out the window. Kids are going stir-crazy, and hardworking parents are suddenly becoming teachers on the side. Whether you're an essential worker tackling each day in-person (thank you!) or adjusting to working at home, you've had to make some huge adjustments and abandon aspects of your day-to-day life. Honestly? It's never been more exhausting to not do things.  In times like these, it's important to remember that we're all in this together. Every effort you make to...

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Bar Soap Myths: The (Not So) Dirty Truth

Bar Soap Myths: The (Not So) Dirty Truth

We see you: clutching your bottle of body wash like your life depends on it. Look, with the coronavirus still hanging around, we can understand if you're feeling clingy about your cleaning. But if you truly want the best for your body, wallet, and Earth, it's time to ditch the bottle. Raising the bar for your soap literally starts with a bar.  You might only associate bar soap with hotel bathrooms, with those crinkly wrappers and suspicious trays.  Or that old weird-smelling bright yellow bar of commercial soap at your grandmother’s house. You shudder, “Who can know what deadly germs are...

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