• JEANNIE JARNOT: A TRUE BEAUTY HERO

  • SILK PILLOW CASES: WORTH THE HYPE?

  • WINE: WHAT EXACTLY AM I DRINKING?

MELT PROOF MAKEUP: TIPS & TRICKS

MELT PROOF MAKEUP: TIPS & TRICKS

Warmer temps and extra exposure to the elements are part of what make summer so grand. We shed the layers and soak in the sun, hello Vitamin D (with SPF of course)! But one thing the season isn’t always good for is our makeup routine. Who hasn’t had a moment of sweating away their second… Read More

WHAT DO YOU REALLY KNOW ABOUT SPF + FAVORITES

WHAT DO YOU REALLY KNOW ABOUT SPF + FAVORITES

Sunscreen. Seems pretty straight forward, right? We know we should wear it to shield us from sunburns and prolonged sun exposure which could lead to the really scary business, skin cancer. Otherwise, it’s just an extra step in our routine (or it should be!) But do you know what SPF actually stands for and what it… Read More

KEEPING KIDS (MENTALLY) HEALTHY THIS SUMMER

KEEPING KIDS (MENTALLY) HEALTHY THIS SUMMER

Summer is here. Those who have children in their lives likely have a checklist of summer necessities to keep kids healthy. Sunscreen, bug spray, water bottles, Band-Aids, and other such necessities will help kids stay physically healthy and well through the summer. What about a checklist for kids’ mental health this summer? When we care… Read More

ABP MEN: SAFE SWAPS FOR HIM

ABP MEN: SAFE SWAPS FOR HIM

We tend to think of beauty and body products as a woman’s thing. True, that’s primarily who it’s marketed to and we link the many toxic chemicals to a number of health issues, especially reproductive health issues, to mostly women. But men also enjoy looking and feeling good, and even if they don’t admit it, they shouldn’t… Read More

WINE: WHAT EXACTLY AM I DRINKING?

WINE: WHAT EXACTLY AM I DRINKING?

We love wine, so we often take for granted that this fermented goodness can have some hidden items that might not be so desirable, while also having an impact on our environment. It makes you think, if conventional grapes are on the Dirty Dozen, where do our wine grapes stand? We certainly aren’t trying to scare… Read More