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Are you ready for the ultimate in clean, luxurious skin care? Beautycounter is a company committed to clean, responsible cosmetics. There’s no nasty, cancer causing chemicals in these products, they aren’t tested on animals, and the packaging is largely from renewable materials whenever possible. I splurged and got myself a slew of different products when the Environmental Working Group gave their seal of approval. Eventually, my entire wardrobe will be… Read More »BeautyCounter

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Strip Mall Nail Salon Mani-Pedi Survival

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As awesome as strip mall nail salons are at giving a mani-pedi, I do not recommend getting waxed, nor lashes done at that sort of place. Believe me. From experience. I had to soak my head upside down in hot water for an hour and then pull most of all my own lashes out so I didn’t look like Snookie.  If you like to get inexpensive mani-pedis. . . confessions… Read More »Strip Mall Nail Salon Mani-Pedi Survival

Be a Bad Ass Butterfly

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Do you want to be a butterfly?  I believe we are born to experience transformation and growth during our lives here on Earth. Transformation, however, can be agonizing – especially for butterflies. Here are some tips for how to: Know what it is you really want out of life right now. (PS – it is OK if this changes) Love yourself. – Go ahead. It’s ok to do it.  Let… Read More »Be a Bad Ass Butterfly