OYL Body Butter

review: oy-l body butter

I was recently introduced to OY-L, an up-and-coming green beauty brand, via Instagram. Initially enamored by beautiful their packaging, I soon realized there was so much more to love! Living up to their tagline — Beauty Without Secrets — their plant-derived formulations are preservative, paraben, and mineral oil free. Offering a lean and luxurious 10-product skin…

GIVEAWAY!! 5 Prizes, 5 Winners!!

My beautiful people!! I’m SO, SO excited to announce that I was recently contacted by Andalou Naturals to collaborate with them on an incredibly generous giveaway in celebration of Non-GMO Month!  I’ve been using Andalou Naturals for a few years now and am thrilled to spread the love about their 1000 Roses line. Check out my…

andalou naturals 1000 roses rosewater mask

review: andalou naturals 1000 roses line

I’ve been using Andalou Naturals for a few years now, so when I was contacted by them to try products in their 1000 Roses line, I was just beside myself! While I had tried other lines by Andalou Naturals, 1000 Roses was new to me. I'm very excited to share my thoughts about these products,…

neem oil

Neem oil! What the who? Derived from the fruits and seeds of the neem tree, a plant indigenous to the Indian subcontinent, neem oil is a long-kept Indian beauty/health secret. I remember my grandmother's neem tree and how often she'd use its leaves/oil for both cosmetic and medicinal purposes. Neem is jam-packed with fatty acids,…