Protect Your Skin This Winter With Sukin Moisturizing Cream

Sukin Night Moisturizing Cream is a must-have staple product in your skincare regime for 2014. It is a natural skin care product originating from Australia and it contains rich and active ingredients that benefit all skin types. Aromatic blends of rosehip, evening primrose, and borage oil will help to repair skin at night. Other delightful ingredients namely, aloe vera, jojoba seed oil, vitamin E, avocado oil, lavender oil, mandarin orange peel oil, and grapefruit seed oil are also present. The presence of lavender and vanilla gives off a relaxing and divine aroma when applied on your skin. It contains moisturizing ingredients that is perfect for dry and flaky skin. Other delightful ingredients namely, aloe vera, jojoba seed oil, vitamin E, avocado oil, lavender oil, mandarin orange peel oil, and grapefruit seed oil are also present. It is a wonderful and gentle night cream that doesn’t contain parabens, mineral oils, Sodium Lauryl Sulphate (SLS), Sodium Laureth Sulphate (SLES) and other synthetic ingredients.  It’s a fairly thick moisturizer so only a little is needed to lather on your face and neck. It is good to use for any season and for any skin type. Personally I enjoy using this cream because my skin feels hydrated and calm after applying it every night. I wake up in the morning with healthy and glowing skin. If your day cream is light, you can combine it with a bit of the night cream to make it extra hydrating. Our skin is exposed to various elements during the day such as the weather, air-conditioning, pollution, etc. Only at night does our skin renew and restore... read more

Product Review: Mineral Fusion Organic Eye Liner

I am a bona fide eye liner lover! [Tweet “There’s something about lining the eyes that creates striking definition of the shape and color of the eyes.”] Defining the eyes draws people close. The mystery of the eyes is intensified with the proper eye makeup. When I first started wearing eyeliner, I used any old pencil that I could find at the local convenient store – totally ignorant to the toxins that could possibly be laced in the product. Now that I’m a hip organic girl (self-awarded) I’ve discovered the eye pencils by Mineral Fusion. They received a low toxin rating on the Skin Deep database (score of 1) so that was incentive enough for me to give it a try. Here are some of the things that made it a keeper: 1. I love that it goes on smoothly! I never feel like I have to go back over it several times before the color is clearly visible. I remember as a child I watched my sister take a lighter and burn her liner at each use just to get it to go on smooth, thick, and dark. Those days are over and this liner is living proof. 2. I’ve never had a problem with it smearing. This liner, my friends, has staying power! 3. I have sensitive skin so I definitely noticed that it hasn’t caused any skin or eye irritation. 4. If it’s paraben free – then it’s for me! The ingredients are ultra-important to me so I was happy to discover this hypo-allergenic liner is also made with jojoba oil and vitamin e. So there you... read more