True Skin Serum Foundation: Ilia

When I received a sample of the Ilia True Skin Foundation, I rationed it as if it were a scarcity that could disappear and never return - it was absolute love at first swipe. Thankfully, it doesn't take much to cover your entire face, but this was an immediate must-have purchase for me after sampling!... Continue Reading →


  Hynt Beauty isn't new to me; the Suite Tuxedo eye palette was one of my first eyeshadow palettes when switching to clean beauty. I finally got to try the Sun Prep Broad Spectrum SPF 25, Aria Lipstick, Duet Concealer, and Finale Finishing Powder. Ohhh do I have some thoughts! I am terrible about using... Continue Reading →

Elate: Capsule Palette + Lippie

  One of my initial mascaras I tried when switching to clean beauty belonged to none other than Elate. The bamboo packaging called out to me initially, and the formula kept me coming back for it's long wear time and bold look. It comes as no surprise that when I saw the bamboo palettes, I... Continue Reading →

Olio e Osso

Skincare, meet beauty. Beauty, meet Olio e Osso. Paola LaMorticella needed a way to soothe her infant sons skin when drugstore options failed her. With her 25+ years of experience working in the film and commercial industry as a makeup artist, she decided to create her own skin balm. In 2014, she was joined by... Continue Reading →

14e Cosmetics

Created by makeup artist Emma Fortini and an Ayurvedic molecular biologist, 14e was born out of the desire to heal and perfect skin all at the same time. Aloe is the unsung hero of skincare, and luckily 14e has graciously put it in all of their products. Not only is aloe soothing for redness and... Continue Reading →

Gia Minerals: I AM FIERCE

  I've partnered with Gia Minerals for the Beauty Revolution: Embrace Your Mantra.¬†For the I AM FIERCE Collection¬†($111), I chose products in colors that are bold and statement making but that can still be worn in a variety of ways to enhance individual preferences. Think dramatic eyes, soft glowing cheeks, and cranberry lips.   Pictured... Continue Reading →

FitGlow Lip Serum

  Obsessed. I honestly could stop there, and let that be my review, but I'll go on. I've heard about these Lip Serums* for a while and have been aching to try them. Every single person I've seen wearing them looks gorgeous: the colors always seem to compliment their skin and their lips look plump... Continue Reading →

Vapour Haul

One of the first brands I tried when switching to natural beauty products was Vapour. What initially drew me in was the beautiful streamlined packaging, wide range of colors, and the variety of products to choose from-all while being made with skin-loving ingredients. Several years later, and I'm still in love! I got the Atmosphere... Continue Reading →

A’del Natural Cosmetics

If there's one thing I love when it comes to my makeup, it's a short ingredient list with a long wear time. That's often a tough order; however, somehow A'del magically pulls it off. If you've read through some of my other posts, you may remember the one about me being a Sephora addict. Yeah.... Continue Reading →

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