Sustainable fashion and travel for the conscious woman

Sustainable fashion and travel for the conscious woman

The Most Affordable Non-Toxic Makeup Brands That We Love

In the U.S., there is no mandate on health studies or pre-market testing when it comes to personal care products and cosmetics. That means manufacturers are not bound by law to use only safe, non-toxic, and environmentally-friendly ingredients. Our skin is our largest organ—much of what we apply to our skin can be absorbed into the bloodstream, which means the ingredients in what we put on our skin matter. 

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Where Are All the Great Sustainable Packaging Options?

Despite the fact that sustainable shopping has become much more accessible than it was a decade ago, and consumers are in fact buying more sustainably-marketed consumer goods, packaging is still a nightmare for both brands and shoppers. Why does it seem so impossible to find truly eco-friendly packaging options? Why does it seem like there is always more packaging than necessary involved in getting a product from A to B? Why are there such huge minimums? And does eco-friendly packaging have to be so ugly?
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Can You Trust the Sephora Clean Seal?

Sephora must be feeling the heat from the success of Credo, Follain, and Detox Market, because last summer the beauty store launched a Clean at Sephora seal to help you find non-toxic skincare, haircare, and makeup. At the time, the brands it chose to highlight under the seal were free...
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Weekend Reading: Is Forever 21 Dying?

Hi readers! I have a shameful secret to share: I have a lot of festival fashion. Blame it on Burning Man — those seven days of radical self-expression in the desert has led me down the garden path of buying a lot of fabulous festival fashion that I’ve only worn twice,...
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