natural beauty products

REVIEW: Sibu Beauty Sea Buckthorn Exfoliating Scrub

REVIEW: Sibu Beauty Sea Buckthorn Exfoliating Scrub

This is a great all-natural scrub that works for all skin types to remove the oils and dirt that clog up your pores, especially if you have rough or acne-prone skin. Sea Buckthorn (Hippophae) is, despite its name, a wild plant that grows on land throughout Europe and Northern Asia that is high in vitamin C […]

REVIEW: 100% Pure Black Tea Mascara

REVIEW: 100% Pure Black Tea Mascara

Most mainstream mascaras are made with a petroleum base, yes petroleum as in gasoline. While they do a good job to perk up lifeless lashes, they can cause allergic reactions and actually slow down the growth of the hair follicle in your eyelid– meaning you need more of it. I have been looking for a […]

Rosemary Can Help You Keep Stress In Check

Rosemary Can Help You Keep Stress In Check

Rosemary is an herb-plant native to the Mediterranean that seemingly grows everywhere– from your front yard to your freeway off ramp. It is a delicious flavoring for all sorts of dishes, but did you know it can provide a variety of medicinal effects as well? Rosemary is known to increase blood flow to the brain, improving memory. […]

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 […]