Beauty Cabin in the woods with Fig + Yarrow (+VIDEO)

  Hello natural beauty lovers,

  today is a big day for you and me. First, because I am going to seriously freshen up the Beauty Section of the blog and take you to the woods today (destination is up to you – Alps, Big Bear, wherever you say!). Second, I just couldn’t keep all this amazing beauty experience to myself, so I’ve created a VIDEO. Yes yes, crazy things are happing over here. The very first video in the history of TLV Birdie Blog. Hope you will enjoy it and it will make you feel like you’re sharing these precious beauty retreat moments with me. Make yourself comfortable, today I am introducing you to FIG + YARROW.

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Fig + Yarrow is an artisan beauty line established by the gorgeous and full of true life spirit Brandy Monique, that has successfully turned her love to Mother Nature and the magical beauty properties of botanicals, earth elements and minerals into small-batch handcrafted skincare brand. All the Fig + Yarrow products are thoughtfully packed in eco-friendly glass bottles to keep all the natural ingredients fresh for the customer. Formulated with the certified organic essential oils and raw natural components, these beauty products aim to bring the best organic apothecary secrets to your bathroom shelf. Fig + Yarrow skincare products are easy to find almost all over the world, their list of stockists is quite impressive (USA, Europe, Canada, Australia), plus Urban Outfitters and a few more online retailers have also included Fig+Yarrow goods into their beauty departments (see the full list of F+Y stockists here). Oh well, I am not surprised, because these little jars are definitely something special!

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Take a glimpse of Fig + Yarrow natural skincare world I’ve recreated with their bath+body products in this video (if your imagination is working properly, I bet you can smell that rich herbal aroma in the air!) :

Don’t get me wrong, I won’t jump on vlogging tomorrow and you most definitely won’t see “makeup tutorials” on TLV Birdie Blog as long as I keep my sanity. However, I am going to produce more atmospheric videos like this in the future while my styling collaborations and other creative projects. So feel free to follow me on Vimeo. Plus, there you can see this video in HD, on full screen, with popcorn kale chips.

Now let’s take a closer look :

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Fig + Yarrow Bath+Body Oil Meadow is a dreamy skin getaway. Based on the best of the best essential oils and botanical elements, it creates a nourishing and pampering blend with a comforting floral scent. Definitely worth every second of warming massage into damp skin after hot shower, and can also be used for bath as a nutritive bonus if you add a few pumps to warm water. Awesomely hydrates and wakes up your senses (plus, makes you imagine you’re on some aromatherapy spa resort).

Among Ingredients: Sweet Almond oil, Pumpkin seed oil, Olive oil, Grape seed oil, Camomile flower oil, Marigold flower oil, Ylang Ylang essential oil, Rosemary leaf extract, Rosewood essential oil etc (see the full ingredients list here).

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So talking about bath, I remember there’re a few bath salts lovers over there in comments, so these are for you : Fig + Yarrow have some amazing blends of mineral bath salts, available in full size for solid bath experts, or in sample size for occasional warm bath enthusiasts, like this Bath Trio. All you need for proper detoxification, relaxation and aromatherapeutic benefits comes inside the bath salt blends of three different variations. Mustard Soak (yellowish, on the top) is a traditional recipe mix to cure fever, cold and to give a relief on sore muscles. Perfect for after yoga class, light spicy scent. Pink Love Salts (pinkish, in the middle) is a very aromatic blend of pure essential oils from Himalayan pink salts that are known for their high minerals value. Calming, loving and purifying. Absolutely can’t wait to repeat this bath, I couldn’t describe the smell better than just “pink”! Floral Milk Bath (whitish, on the bottom) would be the most universal choice scent-wise, it reminds me of chai latte aroma with it’s milky yet herbal essence. Rich on therapeutic minerals and skin-softening properties, perfect for a full body bath on your “skin quality time” day (every day, any day).

Among Ingredients: Dead Sea salt, Epsom Salt, Baking Soda, sweet cream buttermilk powder + essential oils of Rosewood, Ylang Ylang, Geranium Bourbon and Jasmine (Floral Milk Bath); Himalayan pink salt + essential oils of Patchouli, Ylang Ylang, Bergamot, Orange and Geranium Bourbon (Pink Love Salts); Sea salt, Epsom salt, Baking soda, yellow mustard powder + essential oils of Eucalyptus, Rosemary, Birch, Tyme, Cajeput (Mustard soak).

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I only wish Fig + Yarrow Cardamon + Coffee Body Scrub could come in a few pounds size! I love body scrubs, but not as much as I love coffee! When my two personal obsessions come in one product that also aims to make my skin baby soft and give a proper fight against cellulite, could I wish for more? Well, apparently, yes. I can’t stop telling you how much I miss Tel Aviv, and here I got a spicy reminding of Old Jaffa streets aroma – cardamon! It’s very common on Middle East to add spices into coffee, and Cardamon makes a signature taste and warms you up from inside. Blended together with Caffe Vita’s Theo Blend of finest coffee beans and a bunch of decent essential oils and natural ingredients, this body scrub firms, exfoliates and acts as a generous antioxidant for your skin. Luxurious scent, great feel, perfectly smooth skin.

Among ingredients: Cane sugar, Olive Oil, Arabica coffee beans, Castor oil, Cocoa butter, Shea nut butter, Coconut Oil, Vitamin E, Rosemary leaf extract, Cardamon essential oil.

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Here’s one another scrub formulated to make your feet very happy. Actually, much more than just a scrub, Fig + Yarrow Foot Treatment Alpine Pumice is a great multi-tasker – it effectively (yet gently) exfoliates and thoughtfully nourishes skin on your feet, plus leaves a crisp alpine fresh scent. You only need a little amount of this treatment to massage into feet and forget about rough skin. I told you I will take you into the woods, didn’t I?:)

Among ingredients: Powdered Pumice stone, Olive Oil, Shea nut butter, French clay, Baking soda, Coconut Oil, Vitamin E, Menthol, Rosemary leaf extract, essential oils of Lavender, Tea tree, Fir Needle.

All these skincare products I’ve wrote about till this point come together in beautifully eco-friendly packaged Bath + Body Kit {Coffee and Meadow} and will make a great present (I was sky high when I just received it!). Valentine’s day is coming, are you prepared?;)

Plus, two more of my personal favorites from Fig + Yarrow are :

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Fig + Yarrow Foot Butter is an ultimate life-saver for me! I pay lots of attention to keep my feet soft and smooth, but I still look forward to simplify that feet routine. This foot butter does a great job to actually soften my feet, so I tend to use it (and only it!) every time after shower and before going to bed. Plus, little feet massage never heart no one! Plus plus, I really love to use this butter balm before my yoga class to reawaken the senses and make my feet look polished!

Among ingredients: Shea nut butter, Coconut oil, Menthol, Vitamin E, Rosemary leaf extract, essential oils of Fir needle, Lavender, Tea tree.

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Fig + Yarrow Hair + Scalp tonic is that essential product everyone needs on the bathroom shelf! Super effective and able to handle various missions at a time, it became our family favorite. I’ll tell you how we use it : 1) as a scalp treatment. I apply a little amount with a dropper, massage and spread it through hair and especially focus on ends, that tend to be quite dry lately. Then I rinse and shampoo normally. 2) my husband had discovered this rich on essential oils tonic as a beard treatment and conditioner. 3) I’ve tried to add a few drops into my regular conditioner to make it even more effective, and I totally loved the result. The ingredients list is long, impressive and powerful on conditioning, stimulating, nourishing and enhancing the quality of hair and sculpt.

Among ingredients: Olive oil, Hemp seed oil, Avocado seed oil, Coconut oil, Argan oil, Meadowfoam oil, Neem oil, Horsetail oil, Oat straw oil, Stinging nettle leaf, Rosemary leaf, Burdock root, Vitamin E, Rosemary leaf extract, Lavender oil, Ylang Ylang, Bay rum.

Check out FIG + YARROW online store and subscribe to their Instagram to receive all the updates on new products and promos.

*THIS POST WAS BROUGHT TO YOU IN COLLABORATION WITH FIG + YARROW AND CONTAINS PRODUCTS THAT WERE KINDLY PROVIDED FOR THE REVIEW BY FIG + YARROW.

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California Style : How to dress up in 60 seconds

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 Oui, rare moment when you can actually see my face not only on my Instagram, but on the blog too. I thought to shake up an ongoing beauty posts thread a little bit and to bring on a fresh outfit I wore a few days ago for an afternoon chai latte stroll in Silverlake. And, oh man, I like it fresh! I like these days when California sun slows up and it’s a bit chill, a bit windy but still very relaxed and you can smell that free spirit in the air. These days I feel pure love to Los Angeles and it kind of replaces my wildest nostalgia to Tel Aviv (just an illusion, I miss it like hell!).

  I am definitely improving my “down to earth” California Style lately, and the largest progress I am incredibly proud of – I am not driving my husband crazy anymore as I can literally get dressed in 60 seconds and feel complete with my look like never before. Impressive, hah? My recipe of California Style success : I just grab a simple striped shirt (from this post), my beloved boyfriend jeans (from this post), sunglasses (from this post) and throwing on a fringe kimono (from this old old post) and voila. I’ve also figured out that half top knot is extremely flattering for my face type (or is it only me who can spot the cheekbones on the picture above where I have zero blush), as well as for my lazy hair attitude. So I just stick to it. Here, here, here, here or here you can see the evidence.

  What else? Some bohemian blings (can you believe I’ve score that sequined purse for $10 at Urban Outfitters sale?!) and slightly pointed flats (that sounded quite inappropriate to accompany with distressed jeans, but I actually liked the result). And just to remind you all – it is still winter, even if it doesn’t look like it even a bit.

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Striped shirt – Silence + Noise for Urban Outfitters // Tie diy fringe kimono – Topshop // Boyfriend jeans – H&M // Sunglasses – ZeroUV* // Sequin purse – Urban Outfitters // Flats – Forever 21 // Jewelry – Forever21

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How to achieve that natural glow with Kari Gran beauty system

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Starting the new week with a fresh and glowing look. Sounds great, hah? I knew you’d agree that’s why I thoughtfully put together this post to introduce you to Kari Gran, an all-natural, eco- and skin-friendly brand you may free an ultimate place in your makeup drawer for!

I personally feel very close to the ethics and natural beauty philosophy that Kari Gran and Lisa Strain (two gorgeous founders of Kari Gran brand) has developed behind their brand. Without any miracle skin renewal beliefs or blurry promises, this skincare and mineral makeup line teaches us to treat our skin right, provide it with healthy nutrition and severely sort out the ingredients inside the beauty products. That’s what we all are looking for while making that important step of switching for a natural beauty routine, aren’t we? Kari Gran skincare products are here to make our life easier, cleaner, safer and prettier – parabens free and non-toxic, made from the carefully selected natural, organic, wildharvested and non-GMO ingredients. It’s great to know that Kari Gran don’t mix water in their formulas – only good stuff in it’s finest concentration. As a bonus, Kari Gran has a line of mineral makeup – all the “good for you” make up items you need for the simple beauty routine.

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Being a recent adept of an oil-cleansing beauty ritual, I am totally fascinated by these two products – Kari Gran Hydrating tonic and Essential Serum. As a second step in your morning facial routine (after a proper cleanse), this Hydrating Tonic will play it’s important role to tighten the pores and provide the oh so needed hydration without leaving a dry skin feeling. Very simple and very effective ingredients : Aloe Vera, vegetable glycerin and Lavender Oil (or Rose Oil, the tonic comes in two options). Essential Serum, the one that you will finish your cleansing and moisturizing routine with, will give you a boost of moisture tailored for your need (1 pump for a regular morning use, and feel free to go for 2 pumps when using it in the evening) – blend of 15 plant and natural essential oils well known for their nourishing properties, plus a boost of Vitamin E. Among ingredients: Organic oils of camelia seed, Rosehip, Jojoba, Avocado, Sunflower, Sweet Almond, Lavender, Calendula, Jasmine, Rose, Ylang Ylang, Sea Buckthorn seed, Frankincense, Arnica. These two can be mixed together into a refreshing light moisturizer : mist 3-4 pumps of tonic in the palm of your hand and add 1 pump of Essential Serum, perfect way to start a new day (or take a moment for a quick renewal during the busy day)!

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This little guy is my personal hit! I love talking about lips, and believe me I’ve tried lots and lots of lip balms! Kari Gran Lip Whip is a true gem, beautifully packaged in a luxury looking little black pot (should I mention you won’t meet any plastic packaging at Kari Gran’s?!), it gives a stunning look of moisturized, glossy and tempting lips. My current favorite is Naked in “Cinnamon-Pimenta Berry” (also available in “Peppermint”), but I am definitely looking forward to try Kari Gran Lip Whip with a pop of color (Naughty looks beyond cool!). Among ingredients: Beeswax, Castor Seed oil, Camellia seed oil, Avocado oil, Sunflower oil, Calendula oil, Olive oil, Vitamin E, Cinnamon Bark oil, Pimenta Berry oil.

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When the whole cleansing, toning and moisturizing beauty ritual is over, time to even the skin tone and make it ready for the whole day. Kari Gran mineral makeup line has everything you may need in order to get back on track, yet without compromising beauty for safe and healthy glowing skin. With that being said, Kari Gran Foundation would be a great choice for those who are looking for light, long lasting foundation that will allow your skin to breath during the day (I bet most of us!). Talc, synthetic fragrance, dyes, bismuth oxychloride, parabens, nano particles and cruelty FREE make up line with a quite wide choice of colors. Foundation comes in 8 shades, and it’s also available in Foundation Sample Kit for those who would want to test it “in person” and find the right color before purchasing the full size (thoughtful bonus : when you find the perfect shade and decide to order the Mineral Foundation, Kari Gran will apply a credit for the cost of the sample kit to your purchase). Little trick : mix 1 pump of the Essential serum with a small amount of foundation powder, blend to desired color into a light liquid foundation (easy to apply, totally my cup of tea!). Contains Titanium Dioxide and Zinc Oxide – natural sun protection elements without irritating chemicals.

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If you’re not looking for a full coverage of color, or would want to extend the life of already applied foundation throughout your busy day, Setting Powder would be just right for that! Very light, very silky texture with a soft matte touch to finish your skin tone with a right amount of healthy glow. Again, super simple, easily recognizable ingredients only – Mica and Aloe Barbadensis Powder. Can barely feel it, which is always a plus for me.

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Kari Gran Mineral Blush is a nice addition to the whole non-toxic, chemicals and cruelty free makeup line Kari Gran has developed. It comes in just one “Peony” shade, which is a very neutral soft pink with a light portion of shimmer. Highly pigmented, so better to start small. Lower your “small” twice and start from there (if you like “no make up” fresh look just like I do) , you can always add more. It may look more “colorful” in the container than on the skin, however. I find it simply perfect to reach that look when somebody naturally just pinched your cheeks and now you’re glowing!

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Two extra touches – Eyeshadow and Concealer. Eyeshadow (just like the Blush) comes in just one tone – medium brown with a light shimmer. For all of you, makeup veterans, this may be a playful and universal product to fill in for several tasks – opaque or sheer coverage of dry eyeshadow, or a defining liner when applied wet. For me, eyeshadow-free lover, this product will stay as an option for those days when I need something more from a natural looking make up;). The Concealer though seems like been helping me a lot lately – it creates an amazing light coverage and eliminates dark circles (+ any occasional skin imperfections). Comes in two shades : fair and medium (I am using medium). Devoted multi-tasker: spots, under eye area, primer, highlighter. Can be also transformed into liquid texture when being mixed with Essential serum, loving this trick!

*THIS POST  CONTAINS PRODUCTS THAT WERE KINDLY PROVIDED FOR THE REVIEW BY KARI GRAN.

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Talk Beauty To Me

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I’ve been all over the place talking beauty lately, and I can ensure you – I am having blogging, styling and photography satisfaction like never before. Besides, my skin is super thankful for all the blissful opportunities to be introduced to the best, the greenest and the most amazing brands I’ve been so lucky to work with lately.

Never the less, it’s not only about my personal experience with the beauty products, it is about TLV Birdie Blog being your most trustful and lovable (hopefully!) destination point to learn more about natural beauty (also eco-friendly living and sustainable attitude to style and beyond, but that’s another story), ask questions, give feedback, deepen your knowledge and improve your personal care regimen. Thus, if you feel like you want to know more about :

  • what natural beauty brands to trust
  • what ingredients are actually good for your skin
  • how to find healthy alternatives to traditional beauty products
  • my personal opinion on this and that product

you’re welcome to browse BEAUTY SECTION of the TLV Birdie Blog : by clicking this link, clicking the BEAUTY banner on the right sidebar, or, tadaaam, if you’re looking for a very specific product, brand or something particular, I’ve just created a BEAUTY LOUNGE page where I have listed all the beauty products and brands I’ve reviewed so far in A-Z for your convenience. Remember that I have just started to expand the Beauty section, but the list looks pretty much informative already and hopefully will continue this way. Enjoy, get “cleaner and greener” : BEAUTY LOUNGE.

P.S.: whenever you guys have questions or concerns about natural beauty and skincare, ideas or suggestions of what brands and products you’d love to see on TLV Birdie Blog, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me in comments below or via email! It won’t take lots of your precious time, but it will definitely help me to improve TLV Birdie and make it even more interesting and informative for you!

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The Choosy Chick – all the finest natural beauty brands under one wing

Over the last two weeks I’ve been introducing you to amazing brands that bring your skin and nails sky high with their natural components and revolutionary green formulas : I’ve shared with you my sacred beauty time with May Lindstrom Skin, revealed natural apothecary secrets behind Raaw in a Jar, showed you how easily you can find a healthy alternative to nail polishes (and announced a generous giveaway) together with Aila Cosmetics and provided you with holistic approach to facial products by Blissoma.

I can definitely tell – your interest, feedback and questions totally blow me away and I do my best to answer them all immediately and give you all the information I have. But what if you want more? What if your skin needs an immediate remedy, and my advice on what brand to trust can save you not only money and time, but also prevent you from disappointment and your skin from nasty chemicals, like, umm, right now? I got a solution here! (hint – not one, but 8 green beauty brands inside one post!!!)

What if.. we’ll go together (yes, right now!) to one of the most trustful and safest online natural beauty destinations that has the finest non-toxic beauty products selection – THE CHOOSY CHICK ?! I am quite sure you’ve already heard about this “one must stop” for all green beauty adepts, if you haven’t yet – I’ll provide you with a short intro (and long review). The Choosy Chick may easily become your most favorite boutique for everything your beauty regimen can only ask for, but the most important thing is that Margot (the founder of The Choosy Chick) personally selects only the best and the most secure natural beauty brands that are  represented on the virtual shelves of her online beauty boutique. And believe me, Margot’s years of health education and research of ingredients keep her standards for personal care products super high. That’s a great feeling when you’ve been already taken care of and you can trust the competent opinion, isn’t it? So please, take a comfortable position because you don’t want to miss a thing while virtual shopping session at The Choosy Chick with me!:)

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In this post I’d like to introduce you to all the beauty resources that are carefully collected under one roof wing of The Choosy Chick boutique. Let me share with you my favorite natural skincare products, that are just one click away with the help of The Choosy Chick!

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Among ingredients: shredded coconut, sugar, virgin coconut oil, jojoba oil, sesame oil, lime and ginger essential oils.

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Among ingredients: Shea butter, Baking soda, Arrowroot powder, Cocoa seed butter, Bergamot and Lime essential oils, Vitamin E and Hop Extract.

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Among ingredients: Extra virgin olive oil and beeswax (that simple, yet super effective!)

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Among ingredients: Organge Peppermint Shea Butter ( Shea butter, Peppermint oil and Orange peel oil) ; Citrus All Over Cream ( Camellia seed oil, Organic sweet almond oil, Jojoba seed oil, Beeswax, Orange, Bergamot, Lime essential oils, Organic lemon peel oil, Tea Tree leaf oil etc).

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One more solid lotion bar that deserves your fullest attention is Graham Gardens Butter Bar. High concentration of the world’s finest moisturizing elements aims to sooth and bring a prior condition to your elbows, knees, hand and toes. Little golden tin with the bar can fit any purse and will serve you whenever you need that pinch of some extra care. I personally love to pamper my cuticle during these winter days with this little but very powerful helper!

Among ingredients: Beeswax, Organic Cocoa butter, Jojoba oil, Coconut oil, Sweet almond oil, Grapeseed oil, Extra virgin olive oil, Shea butter, Safflower oil.

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I just had to test all that hype around Konjac facial cleaning sponges on myself! I chose Dr. Sponge Charcoal Facial Cleaning sponge to fight dirt and impurities collected throughout a day. Especially recommended for combination and oily skin, this innovative Konjac sponge has an organic bamboo charcoal infusion in it, that aims to swipe away access oil, toxins and clarify the skin. How it works? Wet the sponge with a little amount of water and watch it becoming  softer and twice bigger, gently massage all over your face and let the sponge air dry afterwards (it will get back to it’s normal size). Advised to use once a week as detox treatment, and I can’t wait to use it again! What’s to revolutionary about Konjac sponges? Refinery 29 explained it the best way, so take a moment to read this article.

Among ingredients: Konjac-mannan (glucommnnan), Water, Bamboo Charcoal.

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Two sample products from the Solavedi Skincare Kit for balanced skin. Solavedi Skincare is a handcrafted skincare line that emphasizes the power of natural ingredients and it’s absolute benefits for your skin. From a quick look at the wide range of the products they have formulated, I got a feeling I can totally trust my face to Solavedi Organics with no back thoughts. (I personally don’t really believe in universal facial products, as all skin types have their own concerns and demands). Margot thoughtfully advised me to protect my skin from the big city pollution and to detoxify it with these two facial products : step 1 – Extra Light Daily Facial Wash, step 2 – Urban Renewal Clarifying Antioxidant Toner.

Daily Facial wash is actually very light, contains the good ol’ natural apothecary secrets and gives that so needed boost of power during morning wash with it’s delightful citrus scent. Created especially for oily& balanced skin, it may give a slightly tight feel after rinse but sometimes it is actually what oily skin needs to defend itself.

Among ingredients: Water, Aloe Vera gel, Juniper extract, Sunflower seed, Jojoba oil, Coconut oil, Olive oil, Grape Leaf extract, Rosemary extract, Moringa extract, Vitamin E, Chamomile essential oil, Grapefruit seed extract etc.

Urban Renewal toner (as a step 2) tones the skin and tightens the pores to fight free radical exposure and environmental impurities (big city lights cost). No hard fragrance, no super tight feeling on the skin, only the best natural ingredients to take this basic ritual one step further towards better skin.

Among ingredients: Water, Aloe Vera Juice, MSM, Parsley, Green Tea, Cilantro.

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Josh Rosebrook Deep Hydrating Serum is a gold mine! I may sound super hyped about this natural facial product, but ohemgee! First, I haven’t tried such a soft and light serum based on essential oils yet (emphasize on the word LIGHT!). Second, I’ve already mentioned that, but I will once again – right oils can be beneficial for oily skin despite all the world’s stereotypes! This serum contains Neem and Sage extracts that are known for their exceptional treatment properties for acne prone skin. Unconditional hydration and great food for your skin. Third, it’s mom’s sweet pancake aroma is to die for!

Among ingredients: Coconut, Sunflower, Hemp seed, Apricot, Jojoba, Almond, Grape seed and Seabuckthorn organic oils, infusions of Calendula flowers, Bilberry, Chickweed, Skull Cap, Neem Leaf, Fennel seed, ginkgo leaf etc.

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I’ll finish this post (you’re my hero if you made it to this point!) with a great bonus of Honeybee Gardens Truly Natural Mascara. Yup, truly natural both regarding the ingredients list, and it’s gorgeous contribute to the “no make up look”. Definitely my favorite mascara of the moment! Perfectly defined, silky, full of color but without extra weight and clumps lashes as a result of great performance of this mascara. That is once again – natural, green and non-toxic! Available in two colors – Black Magic (black) or Espresso (Brown/Black), compatible with contact lenses. Bonus : you won’t feel no guilt applying mascara to your gym or yoga classes, as nobody will see dark circles or black flakes under your eyes when you finish your workout (proved!). Cruelty-free and certified Vegan with Gluten-Free Ingredients.

Among ingredients: Purified water, Saw palmetto fruit extract, Carnauba wax, Glycerin, Avocado butter, triisostearyl citrate, stearic acid, Candelilla wax, Aloe leaf extract, Rosemary leaf extract, hydrogenated glyceryl abietate, brassica campestris, aleurites fordi oil copolymer etc.

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