6 Best Masks Worth Your Time & Investment

It’s no secret. We love a good mask. Most are a hit, but there are the occasional misses. Here are our current favorites. These masks have the ability to give your skin the visible difference you look for and spend your hard earned money on. SMOOTH & BRIGHT Eminence Organic Skincare is indisputably one of…

Detox Your Makeup Routine: 9 Modern and Clean Makeup Brands

This is the era of must-have clean makeup brands with a gorgeous range of pigmented colors and silky foundations. No longer will we accept excuses, such as; clean beauty cannot achieve the kind of pigment guaranteed by well-known luxury brands and clean makeup is not quality. Those statements are simply untrue. Meet your new favorite…

Hydrating Heroes, Best Moisturizers for Fall

There is a certain romance to opening up a fresh new jar of good old fashioned moisturizer. When the colder weather hits, new ingredients and moisturizers make their way into our morning and evening routine like welcomed friend. Innovation and trends have made us desire air sealed packaging, however your basic hydrating hero should feel…

Switch To Green, 21 Best Clean Beauty Brands To Reach For Right Now

When I started my writing career in 2006, I had grand ideas of sharing my thoughts on fashion and beauty, but I knew I was meant to do more than that—I wanted to connect with like-minded individuals and be as transparent as possible, sharing kindness and motivation. It was about individuality, wellness, and design. Back…

NYFW Skincare, 8 Best Toxic-Free Face Oils To Keep You Glowing

Hello New York Fashion Week! Keeping your skin healthy while juggling a busy schedule can seem like a daunting task, but the trick to a youthful glow is to keep a powerful serum on hand. Here are our best picks for face oils we known work all day long and provide the kind of radiance…

12 Best Finds From The Indie Beauty Expo

“The biggest highlight for me when it comes to IBE and BeautyX is always getting a chance to meet these beauty entrepreneurs face to face. They are the driving force behind this industry and every decision we make at IBMG aims to support them. It is so important to connect with brand founders in person-…

11 Best Brands To Help You Make The Switch to Natural Makeup

While the idea of healthier beauty is a romantic one, switching to toxic-free makeup is not always an easy transition. Makeup lovers everywhere are used to their trusty brands and routines. Education about brand ingredients and practices is key. Whenever someone asks me what brand they should try, I tell them to start the process…

All-Stars: 25 Editor-Approved Skincare Brands

One of the best perks of being a beauty and spa editor is getting up close and personal with some of the best skincare brands. Throughout my beauty endeavors I have tested and reviewed a great deal of products. I do have favorites. When I am asked to list specific brands, it becomes hard to…

Wake Up Your Natural Beauty, Elevating Your Daytime Skincare Routine

I am a woman from the mountains: yearning to walk in nature, speaking to birds, feeling the air pinching my cheeks and appreciating my natural beauty. My beauty philosophy is to stay away from needles and firmly acknowledge the power of excellent skincare, plus a whole a lot of inner beauty. Skincare is more than…

Yes! You can Create a Makeup Look Using Clean Beauty Brands

The toxic-free beauty market is not what it was 20 years ago. Today’s beauty industry standards are getting a clean sweep across makeup and skincare. When it comes to regulations and greenwashing we have a long way to go but believe me when I tell you that choosing products with unnecessary chemicals no longer makes…

The Lasting Power of Red, New Year, New Healthy Pout

It is no secret that a red lip can brighten up even the dullest of days. Red lipstick may be intimidating to some however I think that you should consider one of these hydrating and nourishing colors. You might change your mind and vow to wear more red in 2019. From a subtle lip to…