Masquerade: Earthwise Beauty

Catharsis ($90 for 2.2 OZ / $50 for .95 OZ) I’m 2/3rds of the way through with this mask, and have had it for about 3-4 months. I’ll use this product multiple times a week, sometimes just once, or instead I will reach for it weeks later. The point is that throughout the time of…

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Masquerade: African Botanics

African Botanicals ($85 FOR 60 ML / 2 OZ) With the product packaging/names, prices, consistencies, and benefits, I would expect to find African Botanics amongst the shelves of Sephora in the company of other conventional luxury brands. This is a brand that exceeds in bridging the gap between green skincare and conventional skincare. As of…

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Masquerade: Kristina Holey + Marie Veronique

Micronutrient + Hydro Mask by Kristina Holey & Marie Veronique ($135 for 1.7 OZ) One of my more recent purchases which also serves as an introduction to the line, this mask is a gooey, sticky formulation that is ultra-hydrating (click here for more info). After viewing the brand from afar and assessing which products I was most…

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Masquerade: Osmia Organics

Adzuki Nourishing Mask ($40 for 1.4 OZ) If May Lindstrom represents the type of indulgent experience that combines the feel of high-end luxury with nature, Osmia Organics represents the luxury of nature. Whereas with the former you discover heavenly scents and spices that make you feel like Cleopatra, with the latter you are able to experience…

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Masquerade: Josh Rosebrook

Active Enzyme Exfoliator ($65 for .75 FL OZ/ 22 ML) This review may come as a surprise to some, as this formulator is known to be a master apprentice of nature, bringing to us beautiful plant-based products; Josh Rosebrook literally has the gift of a green thumb. The Active Enzyme Exfoliator in itself contains a…

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Masquerade: May Lindstrom

The Problem Solver ($100 for 8.45 FL OZ/ 250 ML) Before trying May Lindstrom, I was already well acquainted with the existence of the brand, as most of us lovers of green beauty are. The whole look of the brand indubitably  oozes luxury and holds a promise of a beautiful self-care experience. I have read…

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Masquerade: moss skincare

Velvet Resin/Autumn Sovereign Fall 2017 by moss This is a unique, limited-edition mask released in Fall 2017 by moss skincare. It’s formulated with ingredients such as maple syrup, molasses, and vanilla essential oil, providing a much welcome rebellion to the pumpkin-spice saturated holiday season. This face mask smells so delectable you want to eat it…

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A Journey of Hair & Green Products

Where to begin? For the past three years, I’ve been changing my hair color from one spectrum to another. By this I mean I would have very dark hair, bleach it to light, encounter orange, green, and fried hair, cut it very short, dye it dark, then repeat the process yearly. This happened three times. -_________- I…

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Osmia Organics

REVIEW TIME! Recently I’ve had the sense to purchase some items from Osmia Organics– and I’m about to explain why it was such a good choice. I have 5 products I’ve been testing out, from skin to body care, and have truly fell in love with each of them. My absolute favorites are the soaps…

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