Start off right with step one and choose an American made face wash that meets the needs of your skin. Choosing the right face wash for your skin type can be irritating, literally. I have tested and recommended the face wash below for common skin types. Any of these cleansers make a great addition to […]
Our Beauty Editor shares tips, products reviews and advice, along with her favorite American made beauty products. These are products you will use on your body, possibly every day. Choose made in USA formulas you can trust.
Monat Global is a new social marketing hair care company. The Monat Volume System was created to increase hair strength, density and manageability. This system is part of the Monat Global hair brand. Their products are naturally based and partnered with scientific technology. Monat was designed to be more than hair maintenance products and to […]
What sunscreen are you using? Please, please say it’s a natural mineral one. Go check it now! If it has zinc oxide or titanium dioxide, you’re good to go. If not, read more about sunscreen chemicals and how they affect us.
The effortless waves and texture of ocean styled hair is sought after even miles from the beach. That chic look is what summer is all about. Laid back and living easy, all while looking cute. I was sent several to put to the test this summer.
A DIY manicure works perfectly if you take the time to prep and select high quality nail polish or nail wraps. Having a well manicured hand is the picture of polished. Getting to the salon isn’t always an option but you can have the right American made manicure supplies on hand.
Summer skin care products help us put more focus on the body as more skin shows. Skin also gets too much sun which can be drying and dulling. The goal is to keep healthy skin that is glowing and supple. I’ve found some American made summer skin care products I love:
Whether you are hosting your own Fourth of July cookout this year, or attending a friend’s, make sure these American made Fouth of July cookout necessities are on your shopping list. You won’t regret it, as you will be sure to use them all summer long!
Crystal Body Deodorant is an all natural American made deodorant free from harmful chemicals. The founder, Jerry Rosenblatt, started small in NYC. Today Crystal Deodorant can be found in over 35,000 stores world wide.
The search for hair products to smooth frizzy hair gets intense during the summer. Heat and humidity have hair strands reaching out for moisture, not allowing them to lay smoothly. The solution is to add moisture to your hair so it isn’t lacking nourishment. These are a few of my favorite American made styling products […]
Give the gift of style and sophistication to the men on your list. These American made gifts for men with style are centered around quality grooming products and high style to pull it all together. The modern man has so many different fashion choices and we have the made in USA products to accommodate.
Festivals are popular and have a style culture all of their own. Boho summer chic is a favorite. I have put together a list of American made summer beauty essentials to get the festival look. These products give the effortless beauty vibe and the best part is, they actually are effortless.
Natural and vegan beauty products are a requirement for many. People not living a vegan lifestyle may still find these vegan beauty products to be among the most effective for their beauty routine. These products are packed with active ingredients that make a real impact, omitting filler and frivolous ingredients. The following list of American […]
Music festivals go on all summer long and inspire countless fashion and beauty trends. Most of the looks will be effortless Boho, but a little rocker edge and glam girl always show up too. Festival or no festival, enjoy the vibe and get the look with our 8 favorite hairstyles for music festivals this season. We […]
Are you in a toxic relationship? Maybe you don’t even realize it. It happens to the best of us, but it always helps when friends are there to point out the flaws in your toxic partner. Okay, I’m not talking about your “real partner”, we’re talking healthy hair care today. We’re here to offer a relationship […]
After trashing 90 percent of my beauty and personal care in an effort to reduce the toxic chemicals in my life, I also took a look at what was in my nail polish. GASP! I typically used well known salon brands, but not any more. I recently overhauled my entire collection of beauty and personal care […]
Who’s excited for beach time? I know I am! I can hardly contain myself until my beach trip to Miami next month. Wherever you’re headed, it’s a perfect time to choose American by investing in made in USA beach essentials. Here are a few of my favorites.
I recently overhauled my entire collection of beauty and personal care products. In the past, I used Secret or Degree as my anti-perspirant, and would use Kiss My Face deodorant, if I knew I wasn’t going to be doing any serious sweating. I had never considered that there were better alternatives. After using the Think Dirty […]
Once I found out about the Think Dirty app, I scanned all my beauty and personal care products to see how dirty or clean they were. Any guesses on the results?
Sunshine is a wonderful thing, but sunscreen should go hand in hand when you are out enjoying it. About 15 minutes of unprotected sun exposure a day is good for you but beyond that you need protection. There are a lot of excellent choices in American made sunscreen and in this case you need to be able to […]
Oh, man! I’ve been doing a lot of research lately on safe, natural, non-toxic, products that don’t have harmful ingredients in them. I know that sounds weird. How could these safe, natural, and non-toxic products have harmful ingredients? Well, there is so much green washing, it’s difficult to know what is good and what isn’t.
It’s rare that we highlight a single brand, but Innersense Organic Beauty, is a really special one, and I wanted to give it the spotlight it deserves. We talked with Innersense Organic Beauty, co-founder, Greg Starkman, to learn more about their commitment to toxin-free, organic haircare products and the environment. How safe are your everyday beauty products, like […]
Ecohabitude is an online marketplace bringing socially responsible beauty, apparel, household and other ethically produced goods to smart consumers. Many of these brands are made in the USA, coming from both small and large businesses.
Time to get tan! There is a market full of bronzing products. Bronzer is a multi-tasking product with multiple choices. We have a list of the best bronzers to help you pick the right one or ones for you. Every one is high quality and American made.