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My Clean Beauty Travel Bag + Favorite Travel-Sized Non-Toxic Toiletries

My Clean Beauty Travel Bag + Favorite Travel-Sized Non-Toxic Toiletries

I’m a proud ambassador for the clean beauty store Follain, which offers many of the brands in my travel kit! Enjoy 10% off your purchase through March 31 using the code FOLLAINFRIENDS. My travel bag used to suffer from Free Shit Syndrome. Everything in there, save for my razor, was something random that had been given to...
  • My Non-Toxic and Organic Makeup Routine Revealed

    My Non-Toxic and Organic Makeup Routine Revealed

    A reader wrote in asking what my makeup routine is, saying she was having trouble giving up her conventional makeup brands because she wasn’t aware of good replacements. That’s an excellent question. So I sat down and put on my face for the camera, item by item. And I didn’t photoshop any of the photos...
    EcoCult's Second Annual "Best of" Awards

    EcoCult’s Second Annual “Best of” Awards

    I love all my sustainable and ethical brands equally. Just kidding. I love some more equally than others. Oh, there are so many good designers, stores, and labels out there. It’s incredibly hard to choose. Especially since everyone is pursuing the lofty goal of changing the world for the better, and I want to support...
    The Need to Know List: New Farm-to-Table Restaurants You MUST Try

    The Need to Know List: New Farm-to-Table Restaurants You MUST Try

    Fashion The Note Passer has a review of the book Stitched Up by Tansy E. Hoskins. “She never encourages ‘conscious consumerism’; instead she emboldens readers to examine fashion within the context of capitalism.”  So into Everlane. Spades + siLK sums it up nicely. And here’s a tour of their office. And charitable sunglasses to shield your eyes while you’re...
    Recap: ABC Home's Beauty Wellness Wisdom Event

    Recap: ABC Home’s Beauty Wellness Wisdom Event

    People who don’t know about ABC Home are always surprised to hear about the variety of sustainable and high-end items sold there. There is furniture and decor, yes. But there’s also a whole section upstairs devoted to non-toxic beauty and ethereal, sustainable fashion. ABC also often holds events around spirituality, Buddhism, beauty, the environment and...
    Green Things on My Mind: The Next Roberta's Restaurant, vs the Coachella Diet

    Green Things on My Mind: The Next Roberta’s Restaurant, vs the Coachella Diet

    “Blah blah blah, regulating air pollution is bad for business and would cost us jobs …” But air pollution killed 7 million people in 2012. 7 million people. Dead. I actually briefly considered tracking down this artist and asking him how much for one of his pieces, because his photographs of consumer waste, like swirling...