5 simple steps to a cleaner makeup drawer

Twice a year, we go through our closets and our garages and it feels good! We don’t do this often enough for personal items that touch our skin.  This video gives you simple tips to a cleaner makeup drawer, so you can declutter without the overwhelm! If you find yourself having too many products, cut back by using multi-purpose products like these lip and cheek balms!

Oil Cleansing – Your 1-Step Skincare Ritual!

Oil cleansing is the most efficient way to clean your skin.  It removes all traces of makeup, grime and dirt off the skin without stripping it by being too harsh.  Oil cleansing also does not need to be followed by a moisturizer – not all the time anyways.  The oil cleanser can often be moisturizing enough, so you don’t have to follow it with anything else. Shop my for my favourite oil cleansers in my shop.  Oil cleansers are fantastic year-round! However if you notice that changes in the weather affect your skin, check out this blog on how to easily …

Oil Serums vs. Water serums explained!

Oil Serums vs. Water serums explained! What’s the difference between oil serums and water serums? I often hear my clients talk about how they love one over the other.  In reality, our skin needs both.  Oil serums are made from plant oils such as argan, jojoba, rosehip and so on.  Check out my blog post about 5 oils that benefit your skin to help you choose the best one for your skin! Oils contain essential fatty acids which nourish and moisturize our skin.  On the other hand, water serums are made with plant-based hyaluronic acid (make sure yours is plant-based) …

How to refill your airless pumps

How to refill your airless pumps Did you know that some airless pumps are refillable? Many green beauty companies use airless pumps to keep their products from oxidizing; however, despite the product being “green”, these airless pumps end up in the landfill.  Airless pumps with a screwable top, however, can be refilled! I’ve used some of my empty airless pumps to take body lotion and conditioner with me during travel.

How “green” is your green beauty packaging?

How “green” is your green beauty packaging? Most conversations about green beauty do not include packaging at all. But how can we consider a product “green” when the package ends in the landfill after the product is done? In this video, I show you how to choose products in packaging that’s reusable and recyclable. If you want to shop my green product selections, head over to my shop.

How to conceal correctly with Pure Anada

Eye concealers are essential if you want to look bright-eyed and awake in the morning.  There are various application methods out there, but I want to show you the easiest way to use eye concealer correctly.  In this video, I use Pure Anada concealers and talk a little about each.  I also show you how to colour correct before you conceal in order to cover my dark circles. For more video tutorials check out my site! My favourite Pure Anada concealer is the Liquid Concealer which is Cosmos certified organic concealer.  Because this was a new product for me at …