Category Archives: Beauty

ecō BODY Non-Toxic Sunscreen: 56% off Today on blissmo

I did a post last month on ecō FACE sunscreen, so I was excited to see the body sunscreen offered at a heavily discounted price today on blissmo: just $11 for a 5.3 oz tube (normally $25). Unlike conventional sunscreens, ecō … Continue reading

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Bouncing Around

Some posts and news that caught my attention today: Beauty: 4 Myths About the Safe Cosmetics Act of 2011 (from ecouterre). Business: SIGG’s US Bottle Distributor Files for Bankruptcy. Many consumers forked over some large dollar bills to purchase slick … Continue reading

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Don’t Sweat It

I haven’t bought or used a deodorant in years. Some people find that gross, but I really don’t sweat that much to justify adding a deodorant to my shopping list. I find that a simple cloth and water works just … Continue reading

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Detox Your Make-Up Kit: How To Avoid Harmful Chemicals in 10 Common Cosmetics

Treehugger offers some tips.

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Blissful Fun & Function: Blissmobox

When a certain discount site first launched, I was happy to purchase discounted yoga classes from a studio I had been wanting to try forever but couldn’t afford. But then the discount site started cluttering my inbox with things that … Continue reading

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Losing Too Much Hair? Try These Foods

We shed an average of 50 to 100 hairs a day. Under normal conditions, new hairs should grow to replace each hair that’s been shed. But if you feel like you’re shedding too much and it’s not related to any … Continue reading

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The Modern Apothecary

It was nice to see brands like Farmaesthetics, a 100% natural, handmade, herbal skincare company, getting coverage on yesterday’s New York Times article about the growth of small, modern apothecaries. Perhaps the cosmetic version of the Slow Food movement? One … Continue reading

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