Makeup Review: Ogee Sculpted Lip Oil and Tinted Sculpted Lip Oil

I have already gotten to the point where my makeup routine has become a part of my muscle memory – SPF, liquid foundation, brows pencil, blush, and lip color. It’s safe, it works, but it doesn’t mean it’s boring. I get to have my fun by choosing a variety of lip colors. So, I was…… Continue reading Makeup Review: Ogee Sculpted Lip Oil and Tinted Sculpted Lip Oil

Brand Overview: Oh+August

Promising to strengthen, brighten, and soothe tired, stressed skin without irritation, Oh+August create skincare products that are #crueltyfree and #vegan. Their products are also formulated without parabens, sulfates, silicones, gluten, talc, and carcinogen. Surprisingly made in a watery texture, the Detoxifying Charcoal Mask ($60) aims to cleanse the skin, eliminate dirt and oil, and minimize…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Oh+August

Brand Overview: Salt By Hendrix

Australian-made and cruelty-free, Salt by Hendrix offers vegan skincare that nurtures the skin. Don’t be fooled by the calming light blue color and inviting jelly texture of the Crystal Waters Mask ($45). This girl stings. It promises to intensely hydrate, brighten, and even the tone of the skin using d-panthenol, pentavitin, kakadu plum extract, hyaluronic…… Continue reading Brand Overview: Salt By Hendrix

Selfcare Review: Apa Beauty White Duo, Tooth Gloss, Lush Lip Balm

I have never tried whitening my teeth, save for a few whitening tubes of toothpaste so I was really interested when Apa Beauty sent over their whitening kit. I tried Apa White Duo ($150) which contains the White Pen and the White Film, a two-step process to whiten the teeth. I tried using it for…… Continue reading Selfcare Review: Apa Beauty White Duo, Tooth Gloss, Lush Lip Balm

Skincare Review: Akar Clarify Face Oil and Pure Lip Restoration

Inspired by Tibet’s natural beauty, Akar (a Tibetan word for white crystal) creates nourishing skincare products sourced from Tibet and eco-friendly suppliers. Their EWG-certified products contain ingredients that are organic, wild harvested, or gathered from the Tibetan plateau and are made without synthetic fragrances, detergents, harmful chemicals, or preservatives. Blue tansy, german chamomile, argan oil, and…… Continue reading Skincare Review: Akar Clarify Face Oil and Pure Lip Restoration