American Beauty

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.

How to Get Healthy Winter Skin & Get Rid Of Dry Skin For Good

Start doing less to your dry skin and you can have hydrated, healthy winter skin.  It's a challenge to get rid of dry skin in the cold winter months.   Less is more for now.   Select American made products that have opted to use no harsh chemicals. “Healthy products go a long way in treating stressed skin.” Click To Tweet Healthy products go a long way in treating stressed skin: no peels, no hard core exfoliating ingredients, just a few  fundamentals of a good skin care routine.  Your skin's barrier is impaired by the harsh temperatures, cold wind and...

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Brighten Dull Skin with These Non-Toxic Facial Oils You Can Trust

There are so many claims made in the beauty industry, and it's so easy to get sucked into the glitz of it all. I made the switch to non-toxic, chemical free beauty and personal care products in 2015 when I trashed all my beauty products and started over. I'd never used facial oil before that because, as someone with oily/combination skin, I thought putting oil on your face would make you break out. I couldn't have been more wrong, and am so glad I know better now. For over a year now, I've been experimenting with different facial oils...

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5 Sexy Beauty Tips: Valentine’s Day Makeup – Get Gorgeous With American Made

Gorgeous and romantic makeup looks great for any date night.  Elevate your Valentine's Day makeup with these 5 sexy beauty tips.  We have chosen 5 of the best American made beauty products to be the focal point of your look. Valentine's Day Makeup: Five Sexy Beauty Tips Emphasize Your Eyes Put a major emphasis on your eye lashes.  The eyes have it all.  Open them up with several coats of mascara.  Use the tip of your wand to flare out the outer corners of your lashes for a big impact.  Maybelline's Lash Sensational is soft and gorgeous. Luscious Lips Keep...

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Five Health Benefits of Chocolate: Sweet Skincare, Made in the USA

We all love chocolate. What if I told you that it is good for you too, inside and out?  I am here to tell you that the “chocolate gives me acne” warning is a myth, my friends! Although what you do and eat does play a factor in your skin's condition, eating chocolate is not a cause of acne. No foods have been proven to cause acne. The cause of acne is one (or a combination) of the following factors: overactive oil glands, heredity, hormones, and clogged pores. 5 Health Benefits of Chocolate It is an antioxidant. Increases cell renewal,...

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How to Wear Red Lipstick (and the easy to find USA-made brand you should know)

The long list of “rules” for wearing red lipstick can be daunting. Between that and the hundreds of red hues available, it's no shock that few bare the bold red lip. Shade selection is where it can get overwhelming with all the talk of warm and cool skin tone versus the undertones of the lip colors. How to Wear Red Lipstick When shopping for a made in USA red lipstick you can eliminate several of the options since they are imported and contain who knows what, slimming your choices right off the top. Now, among the American made lipstick options,...

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