My clean beauty heroes

Rahua Rainforest Shampoo
Rahua Rainforest Conditioner
Rahua Leave-In Treatment
Rahua Rainforest Shower Gift Set
Sphynx Portable Razor
Au Naturale Anywhere Cream Blush
Au Naturale Eternity Lipstick
Un-Cover Up by RMS Beauty
Lily Lolo Pedal to the Metal
VAPOUR Multi-Use Palette
LATHER Frankincense Candle
LATHER Wellness Balm Duo
LATHER Lavender Deodorant

Mother’s Day Gift: A French Macaron Class with IfOnly

Macarons have something of that French je-ne-sais-quoi that enchants crowds around the world. I am personally addicted to macarons, so when IfOnly graciously invited us to experience one of their unique experiences we had to choose their exclusive French…

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,…

Trend Alert: International Vision Expo East 2017

Short-sighted peeps, rejoice! The Vision Council has proven, once again, how trendy eyewear can be thanks to the International Vision Expo East 2017 celebrated in New York. With brands coming from all over the world, this event celebrated the…

Badger Launches Certified Organic Mom and Baby Care Products

Badger has just launched a USDA-certified organic mom and baby collection composed of an all-natural nursing balm, a belly butter, and a pregnant belly oil. Aimed to cater to the very unique needs of pregnant and nursing moms, this new…

Sakura Matsuri 2017 at the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens

Visitors enjoying cherry blossoms at BBG’s Sakura Matsuri. Photo by Liz Ligon. Courtesy of Brooklyn Botanic Garden. It’s that time of the year when you get four seasons in one day, and the spectacle of cherry blossoms in full…

Review: Young Living Everyday Oils

Young Living is one of the largest manufacturers and suppliers of high-quality essential oils. To celebrate Earth Week, I wanted to share my experiences with Young Living Essential Oils, who gave me a sample of their Everyday Oils collection…

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…

Styling a Comfortable and Professional Career Wardrobe

Building a comfortable and professional career wardrobe is not an easy task. As I’m a curvy, skinny, and petite woman, I often find that career clothes are either too big, too uncomfortable, or simply look wrong on my frame.…

Win a Free Pair of Musse&Cloud Shoes for Coachella

Do you want to win a free pair of wondificent shoes to put the finishing touch to your Coachella outfits? Musse&Cloud has a fun contest. Make a prediction of which pair of shoes will be the most popular amongst…

Betabrand: Comfortable Dress Yoga Pants

How would you feel if I told you that there is such a thing as comfortable career yoga pants? Yes, they exist and they are manufactured by the masterminds at Betabrand, and the brand was kind enough to send…

Review: FarmHouse Fresh New Organics Collection

FarmHouse Fresh has recently launched the Organics Collection, a whole product line composed of natural and organic ingredients certified by the NSF/ANSI 305 standard. If I already had reasons to absolutely love their regular line, this step towards further…

Mr. Gotham’s Review: Lootcrate April 2017

There’s something about a good ol’ mistery that we just can’t resist. An irresolvable homicide case. A tenacious detective wok that leads into an intrincate governmental conspiracy. A human search through the woods that suddenly shows an impossible paranormal…

Mr. Gotham’s Review: Lootcrate Abril 2017

Hay algo en un clásico misterio que, simplemente, no podemos resistir. Un caso de homicidio irresoluble. Un tenaz trabajo detectivesco que termina desentrañando una intrincada conspiración gubernamental. Una cacería humana por el bosque que da un sorprendente e imposible…

My Organic Beauty Routine for Dry Skin

Believe me: Finding a trustworthy beauty routine with organic skincare products can be time-consuming, but it’s one of the best things I’ve ever done for my dry and sensitive skin. Ever since I made the complete switch to all-natural,…