Seed Phytonutrients shampoo and conditioner bottle and hair cream on black baground

review: seed phytonutrients shampoo, conditioner, and anti-frizz cream

To say this review is long overdue would be an understatement. Seed Phytonutrients generously sent over a few of their products several months ago. I had every intention of posting a review soon after, but I lost all of my photos when my computer crashed. So here we are: many months later with a few…

Ilia Beauty cosmetics on black background

review: ilia beauty

When the Ilia team reached out to me asking me if I would be willing to try a few of their products, I was over the moon! I have been intrigued by the brand for a long time and am so thankful to the Ilia team for generously sending over their line. The package of…

Juicy Chemistry products on a black background

review: juicy chemistry

SPONSORED POST This is my first ever sponsored post, and I'm happy to say it's for a brand that I admire: Juicy Chemistry. Founded in 2014, Juicy Chemistry was borne out of a desire to provide "simplified skincare" to the masses. Now offering over 100+ products to domestic and international clients, the brand's commitment to…

Odacite Bioactive Rose Gommage black jar on marble tray on wooden counter

review: odacité bioactive rose gommage

I recently had the pleasure of winning a generous giveaway from Odacité. Their newest product, the Bioactive Rose Gommage, quickly found its way to my doorstep, and I was overwhelmed with excitement. Performance: Simply put (and at the risk of sounding trite), I loveeeee it. A French spa favorite, a gommage is a resurfacing treatment that…

Glass jar of Taui balm on a white tray

review: taui egyptian skin balm

I love having a bee product-based multipurpose balm in my shelf to take care of everything from cuts and scrapes to serving as an eye cream when I’m feeling lazy. Over the past several years, I’ve tried Egyptian Magic, Worker B Cream, Medicine Mama’s Sweet Bee Magic, and Taos Honeybee Balm—to name a few! I…

Facial oil bottle on dark background with eucalyptus leaves

review: la coéss revitalisé organic face oil

Lovely Sophie, the co-founder of La Coéss, reached out to me via Instagram and very kindly sent me her gorgeous product a few weeks ago. The brand's story is captivating, to say the least. According to their website, the founders embarked on an “8 years and 3 months long quest testing 312 different ingredients around…

Pacha Soap Body Butter on wooden board

review: pacha soap co. whipped hand and body butter

I've been a fan of Pacha Soap Co. for a couple of years now, purchasing both their bar soaps and their whipped soap and scrubs whenever I made a Whole Foods run. When they reached out to me and asked if I'd be interested in trying their new line of whipped hand and body butter,…

Jar of Live Botanical body scrub on wooden board with black background

review: live botanical lavender and cocao body polish

I've been eyeing the brand Live Botanical for several months now, and I finally decided to take the plunge! In my effort to streamline my consumption this year, my bath routine has consisted of a bar of Good soap and a jar of She Plants Love body butter. While I love using a dry brush…

miron glass bottle of alteya organics rose water on dark background with pink roses in the background

5 ways to use alteya organics rose water

You know how there are just some products you purchase and repurchase without a second thought? This rose water from Alteya Organics is one of them for me! Rose water has long been a darling of many beauty routines—mine included—and it’s no wonder: rose water has a laundry-list of benefits from helping to balance skin's…

Two amber bottles of Sahajan Skincare products

review: sahajan

When Sahajan's founder, Lisa Mattam, reached out and asked if I'd be interested in trying her products, I jumped at the chance! I'd been watching this brand for a few years now but had yet to try their products. Sahajan, the Hindi word for intuitive, is based on 5,000-year-old Indian mind-body practice called Ayurveda. This…