Category Archives: Product Reviews

Maya Chia The Super Blend

  Earlier this summer we introduced Maya Chia, a high-performance natural brand that has harnessed the power of chia seed oil as the star ingredient. In case you missed my ingredient spotlight on why this oil is so amazing for skin, let me share some highlights. Chia seed oil is clinically proven to significantly increase skin hydration […]

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Zoe Organics for the Whole Family

Zoe Organics is a brand you can count on for family friendly skincare essentials. This delightful line exists to soothe, protect and heal. I rely on this gentle, effective brand for true workhorse product that meet a range of needs. From a great nontoxic bug repellant to the most indispensible all-purpose cream and so much more, […]

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Soap for Every Skin Type

  True soap bars are very different from those so-called cleansing bars and shower gels you know from the grocery store isles. Once I discovered how amazing true artisan soap can be, it completely changed my shower time ritual. Last year, I was fortunate enough to attend a soap-making workshop with the soap master behind […]

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What’s in Susannah’s Fall Handbag

It’s officially late October and the leaves are falling all around. While the temperature has yet to dip into truly cool territory, my beauty accessories are in full fall mode. As much as I love to play with color and scent, there are a few items that I’ve been toting around in my handbag this […]

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Introducing Hynt Beauty

Just as I was beginning to pine for some new fall makeup, I got word from Terri that Integrity Botanicals was set to launch Hynt Beauty. One peek at this clean makeup line and I was dying to try all of it. Once I was able to try a selection from Hynt Beauty, I knew […]

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Ursa Major Golden Hour Recovery Cream

  Ursa Major is on a roll with new product launches, and that excites me to no end. This summer the Force Field Daily Defense Lotion with SPF 18 was a big hit at my house with it’s lightweight but highly moisturizing consistency. As the summer warmth wanes and we creep closer to cool fall […]

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KYPRIS Deep Forest Clay Detoxifying Mask & Exfoliant

  Is your skin feeling congested or dull after a long, hot summer? Fall may be here, but the effects of summer could still be doing a number on your skin. KYPRIS has just released the Deep Forest Clay Detoxifying Mask & Exfoliant, and it’s perfect for getting your skin back into balance before the […]

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Osmia Himalayan Body Buff & Lavender Body Mousse

  Osmia seems to have a never-ending collection of divine skin treats to discover. Just when I think I’m in on the best they have, I run across another product that I can’t be without. With the transition to fall just beginning to happen, our temperatures are fluctuating and my skin is taking notice. I’ve […]

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5 Fragrances for Fall

Do you feel it yet? That mental shift that begins to quietly take shape after Labor Day? Fall is coming. There already some leaves beginning to collect in my yard, and the sun is setting way earlier—no more long summer days. I love this part of the year because there’s this quiet little lull where […]

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Monthly Mask: Josh Rosebrook Cacao Antioxidant Face Mask

The Josh Rosebrook Cacao Antioxidant Face Mask is as luscious and rich as the most decadent chocolate frosting. The chocolate scent with its hint of orange really does smell good enough to eat, and while this treat might feel as indulgent as dessert, it’s beyond healthy. The Cacao Antioxidant Face Mask was Josh Rosebrook’s first […]

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