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Chemical Free Cosmetics :: Not All Bad

Chemical Free Cosmetics :: Not All Bad

I’ve seen a few articles lately and fielded some questions on the  whole chemical free cosmetics labeling issue. Following is my opinion on the subject. Feel free to love or hate. Some green beauty experts feel labeling a cosmetic as “chemical free” is misleading because all ingredients, natural or synthetic, are chemicals. Oh gosh. This […] Read more…

List Love :: Glorious Summer

List Love :: Glorious Summer

Summer is my true love. It’s so casual and fruity and glowing. How fun is it to buy new stuff for summer? Gotta have a new bathing suit and some fresh flip-flops. Maybe a cute dress or two. And then there’s the beauty. Mmm mmm. Here’s what is hanging out on my shopping list for […] Read more…

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OBS is 10!

Yep, I started this little blog a decade ago. Since then, my business has definitely evolved. And my blog design along with it, thankfully. Just for chuckles, check out the OBS original home page, below. Ouch, right?! Way back when it all began I had a preschooler and a kindergartener, and would spend any time […] Read more…

List Love SpringBeauty

List Love :: Spring Beauty

Isn’t this a weird time of year? It’s warm, it’s not warm. Our skin is dry, then it breaks out because of the up and down temps. We want to bust out the fun springtime makeup hues, but our face is still stuck in hibernation mode. Know what fixes those end of winter, almost spring […] Read more…

Replaced :: Aquaphor

Replaced :: Aquaphor

Are you so tired of cracked skin on your hands? Or maybe the skin on your face is looking irritated or ruddy? How about eczema? These skin conditions all come with the winter territory. Go to the doctor or dermy and they’ll tell you to pick up a tube of Aquaphor, or some similar petroleum […] Read more…

Highlighter Goes Old School

Highlighter Goes Old School

Happy New Year! How were your holidays? Mine were fun, fast, and full of activity. Now for the not so fun part…repairing your skin and body post holiday festivities. My skin was left looking like uncooked pizza crust, lightly dusted with flour (only minus the elasticity), once I got back into reality this month. All […] Read more…

List Love :: November Edition

List Love :: November Edition

I know what you are thinking…It’s November! What should I be puttin’ on my face and bod? Great question! Let me fill you in on my little listy-poo of stuff I am in love with for the month of earth tones, warm clothes, pumpkin everything, and gearing up for the holidays. The latest addition to […] Read more…

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