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Mielle Organics

Hello readers, had any bad hair days lately? Well let me tell you about Mielle! Started by Monique Rodriguez in 2014, Mielle Organics focuses on healthier ingredients for healthier hair. The former nurse says she wanted to utilize her background to help others make better choices. It’s not just the food we eat, but it’s also the products that we use on our skin. That’s … Continue reading Mielle Organics

June 2018 Empties

Hey followers, did you remember to do that thing? I totally forgot about doing “empties” posts. Probably because I’ve been trying to cut back on spending and waiting to have enough for a collective post! So apologies that I didn’t write down my findings like a scientist and that some reviews may be vague or indecisive. I’ll try to balance groups with products about which … Continue reading June 2018 Empties

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I Bought Myself Target’s Mother’s Day Box

Heyhey followers, do you celebrate Memorial Day? My dad just said there’s a tropical depression forming, so no one’s probably doing anything. It’s weird that we’ve been having storms all week, and the depression is still news to me. Is it weird that bought Target’s May Beauty Box for myself when it had a Mother’s Day theme (and I’m not a mother)? 😘 Affiliate links to … Continue reading I Bought Myself Target’s Mother’s Day Box

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Is Your Moisturizer Doing More Harm Than Good?

Hello readers, is it really the end of the month already? Now, if you’re a superfan of moisturizer and have an absolute favorite that you swear by, I wholly acknowledge my click-baity title 😜 Furthermore, I’ve also added a disclaimer to my About page to say that I’m not a professional anything including aesthetician. So I’ve no educated beef with moisturizer… Other than my skin is … Continue reading Is Your Moisturizer Doing More Harm Than Good?

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Playing with Coastal Scents Go Palette Cairo

Hey pals, are you keeping warm? I hope everyone had a good new year’s eve/day! It is currently too cold for me to try to make any sort of resolution, so I’m just staying home and experimenting with this Coastal Scent Go Palette in the Cairo variety. I’d been considering getting an eyeshadow palette for a while but just wasn’t able to bring myself to … Continue reading Playing with Coastal Scents Go Palette Cairo