beauty

Jennawae McLean’s Five Beauty Essentials

Jennawae McLean’s Five Beauty Essentials

I have experimented with a lot of looks.  In high school, I cut off all my hair because I thought I would look nice with a Pixie-cut à la Anne Heche.  I found out pretty quickly that my facial features were not as delicate as I thought, and that I do not like the shape […]

Jillian Dworak’s Five Beauty Essentials

Jillian Dworak’s Five Beauty Essentials

Juice Beauty Reflecting Gloss I have personally been searching for natural, organic, vegan, no-chemical beauty products. Just thinking of all the cancer-causing chemicals I have been applying to my face since I was a little girl playing with my grandmother’s makeup really got me thinking. So when I discovered Juice Beauty I instantly fell in […]

Smooth Your Rough Summer Feet With Bubble & Bee Lotion Sticks

Smooth Your Rough Summer Feet With Bubble & Bee Lotion Sticks

When the weather is hot, it feels pretty oppressive to lock your feet in sneakers, flats or pumps and a lot of times we end up wearing the same flip flops, every single day of summer. While it feels good to plunge your feet in the ocean or bury them between some cool grass, the more […]

REVIEW: 100% Pure Fruit-Pigmented Eyeshadow In “Vanilla Sugar”

REVIEW: 100% Pure Fruit-Pigmented Eyeshadow In “Vanilla Sugar”

I have been on a quest to clean out my makeup bag. There is really a lot of stuff out there and I keep buying things only to use them once. I have been trying to seek out natural alternatives to turn into staples that meet all of the following criteria: affordable, ethically-sourced, environmentally friendly, […]

Pretty Girls Get More Likes: The Life Of A Female Tattoo Artist

Pretty Girls Get More Likes: The Life Of A Female Tattoo Artist

PHOTO: Famous Eye Productions by Joanne Martian “Oh, you do tattoos?”  This is a question I get a lot. Today, actually. Yes, I am female, and yes, I do tattoos. Quite well, in fact. Better than a lot of my male counterparts. I am heavily tattooed and I own the shop where I work now, […]

Susan Squibb’s Five Beauty Essentials

Susan Squibb’s Five Beauty Essentials

Generally, my skincare essentials are plant based. I keep it simple for my sensitive skin and my conscious consumer ethics. Moisturizers are essential in Colorado’s dry climate. I use a couple of hemp seed lotions to absorb the beneficial and deeply penetrating properties of the oil into my skin.  Sunscreen is also a must to […]

Shaleen Title’s Five Beauty Essentials

Shaleen Title’s Five Beauty Essentials

When it comes to beauty, I tend to ignore any advice anyone gives me. My make-up motto is basically, “Who’s gonna stop me?” I don’t pay attention to make-up trends, since I’m old enough to see how arbitrary and repetitive they tend to be. I definitely don’t pay attention to the silly surveys in which […]