Marc Jacobs Beauty: Are they Cruelty Free and Vegan? + Product and Ingredient Review.

The Purist / Beauty, Chemical Index, Makeup /

I’m taking a deep-dive into the burning question: is Marc Jacobs Beauty vegan? Do they make any vegan products? It turns out that this is kind’a difficult to answer. So grab some tea and snacks, cause this will be a lengthy investigation. Marc Jacobs Beauty is a cruelty-free company that does not test on animals […]

Marc Jacobs Beauty: Are they Cruelty Free and Vegan? + Product and Ingredient Review.

Shelter From the Storm

The Purist / Mental Health, Wellness /

What to do When Facing Anxiety, Depression or Post-Tramatic Stress Disorder? I was in a highway car crash on October 26, 2017. It was one of my greatest fears. I was pulled over on the left shoulder of the highway, hazard lights blinking and ears ringing. In my rearview mirror, the hood of a white […]

Shelter From the Storm

The Pursuit of Happiness

The Purist / Mental Health, Wardrobe, Wellness /

Searching for happiness in a world obsessed with image can be daunting. And sometimes, destructive. Just like Alice, I found myself chasing a white rabbit through an illogical reflection of reality. So many twists and turns! So many hopes dashed. I withdrew deep inside myself to reflect. The ‘white rabbit’ in my story is, of […]

The Pursuit of Happiness

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

Cancer Causing Toxins in Deodorants and Antiperspirants

The Purist / Chemical Index /

Ah deodorant. One of the many taboo subjects women aren’t suppose to talk about. The purpose of this post is to start the conversation. Chances are, you apply this product daily, without a second thought. But have you ever taken a look at the chemical contents of commercial deodorants and antiperspirants? They frequently contains toxic […]

Cancer Causing Toxins in Deodorants and Antiperspirants