The Best Green, Vegan, + Cruelty Free Winter Skincare Products – 2018

The Purist / Green/Holistic, Skin Care /

Odacite, May Lindstrom, Josh Rosebrook, Okoko Cosmetiques, and More Essentials for Winter Skincare! All of these beauty brands are cruelty-free and use high-quality botanicals. Plus, every skincare item listed is vegan. It’s the start of a new year and I could not be more excited! But it’s also the dead of winter in Canada. Which […]

The Best Green, Vegan, + Cruelty Free Winter Skincare Products – 2018

Herbivore Botanicals Sea Mist and Pink Clay Mask Review

The Purist / Green/Holistic, Skin Care /

Getting Summer Ready with Herbivore Botanicals In the previous post, I complained about the rash of bumps and pimples spreading across my jawline like teenage wildfire. While the appearance of new blemishes has definitely slowed down, there was still work to do. My face desperately needed something capable of heavy-duty-acne-fighting. But I also wanted to […]

Herbivore Botanicals Sea Mist and Pink Clay Mask Review

Ocean Cleansing Mudd and White Algae to the Rescue!

The Purist / Green/Holistic, Skin Care /

After a long flight from Toronto to Dallas, my skin was freaking out. Topical blemish treatments stopped working. Was this stress-induced acne? I had to try something new. Enter: Ocean, Sun, Earth and Atmosphere. Or OSEA (Oh-SEE-uh) for short. This brand caught my eye due to a) their minimalist pretty packaging and b) their natural, […]

Ocean Cleansing Mudd and White Algae to the Rescue!

Weekend Rituals with May Lindstrom and 100% Pure

The Purist / Green/Holistic, Self Care, Skin Care /

Stress Release, Long Soaks and Decadent Skin Treatments Your personal rituals reveal a lot about you. For me, weekends rituals are all about indulgence. Long bubble baths, mimosas at brunch, pedicures and snuggling with my cat. (Ok, I snuggle with my cat everyday. But weekend morning are especially cozy and lazy.) Although my weekend schedule […]

Weekend Rituals with May Lindstrom and 100% Pure