Green Beauty Sneak Peek at Cosmoprof 2017

Green beauty is living its golden age. Thanks to the consumer habits of the Millennial generation, brands are realizing that there is high demand for clean, natural and cruelty-free formulations that also work.  I recently attended a sneak peek…

Review: 100% Pure Bamboo Blur Tinted Moisturizer

If you’re looking for a non-toxic lightweight foundation with good coverage in time for the summer, you’ll certainly like the latest launch by 100% Pure: The Bamboo Blur Tinted Moisturizer. The Product This wonderful lightweight makeup keeps skin hydrated…

Tu Es Belle: Mother’s Day Gifts To Celebrate Her Beauty

If you’re looking for a memorable gift for Mom, you are lucky: There are some amazing options out there that celebrate Mom’s inner and outer beauty.  In this selection, we’ve scoured some wonderful options created by both indie and…

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas under $100: Bonne Vivante

  If you’re looking for the perfect gift to pamper Mom under $100, you’ve come to the right place. This selection includes nine perfect Mother’s day gifts to pamper your mom with some good living. Good living?, you may…

Organic Chic: Gifts for Mother’s Day

Are you looking for the perfect organic gift for Mom? Don’t go any further! We’ve curated a selection of the best all-natural products available in the green market, just in time to pamper Mom with a really special gift.…

Review: Natural Cleansing Balms by Neal’s Yard and 100% Pure

Cleansing balms are rich cleansers that literally dissolve any makeup and pollution traces while also protecting the skin’s moisture levels. Contrary to the myth, there is such a thing as a perfect cleansing balm for dry skin, oily skin,…

My Favorite Nontoxic Spring Beauty Products

It’s official: Spring has arrived in New York City! I wanted to celebrate that we finally have good weather by sharing my favorite natural and nontoxic Spring beauty products with you.  To me, any change in weather means that I…

The Choosy Chick: A one-stop-shop for your nontoxic needs

The Choosy Chick is one of those select few places where they carefully curate everything they sell so you know your products won’t have any nasty synthetic ingredients. Everything that is sold at The Choosy Chick conforms to their…

Sneak Peek: LOVE GOODLY April / May Box

LOVE GOODLY creates eco-luxury bimonthly subscription boxes. The contents are carefully curated to fit a green lifestyle mindset, and their goal is to help women discover the highest quality vegan, toxin-free beauty & wellness products to encourage healthier living.…

FreeBird Organics: Natural Antiaging Skincare Made in the USA

Finding handmade anti-aging skincare made in the USA is somewhat difficult. If you want to be able to pronounce what you’re putting on your skin and ensure the formula is nontoxic and has zero nasties, the story gets more…

5 Stress-Free NYE Beauty Hacks

‘Tis the time for office parties, family gatherings, Secret Santas and bottomless mimosa festive brunches with your peers. I get it: The Holiday Season can be stressful, and it can be difficult to strike the balance between achieving a…

Omiana, nontoxic makeup for sensitive skin

 Are you allergic to regular makeup? Do you suffer from sensitivities, or simply want to avoid certain ingredients? You’re not alone! If you’ve landed on this post, it means that you’re also doing your research to avoid purchasing yet another…

The Best Subscription Boxes to Gift

If you follow New York For Beginners regularly, you’ll have noticed that the 12 Days of Xmas Holiday Gift Guides ended yesterday. Well, technically. We wanted to do something special for those procrastinators that might not have a lot…

15 Awesome Holiday Gifts for A Beauty Addict

Do you feel you have an obsession with beauty products? You’re not alone. We’ve all suffered from the syndrome of the empty vanity. This means gifting a beauty addict can be a time-consuming affair. Fear no more: Here at…