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ilia | tinted lip conditioner

ilia beauty tinted lip conditioners

Let’s just be real here: Orange is not an easy color to pull off. But this year, with the emergence of coral as a go-to color for clothes, nails and lips, orange-ish has become a little more attainable for women of all skin tones. I first started to notice coral begin to take off in the blogosphere when Emily continually wore and swore by Maybelline’s Coral Crush lipstick. I’d be a cheat if I told you I immediately found a…

my favorite (natural!) red lipsticks

natural red lipsticks

After an afternoon of Marie Kondo-ing my lipstick collection (and drying out my lips a bit in the process of re-trying all my goodies), I’ve arrived at my ride-or-die list of natural red lipsticks that I reach for again and again. Of all the makeup mishaps that can happen, perfecting the art of the red lip remains high on my list. (Foundation is up there, too). Finding the right shade of red in the right texture for real life and with a…

the ultimate guide to natural mascaras

natural mascaras kimberlyloc will repurchase

Recently, I’ve had several people ask me about my favorite natural mascaras, so I figured it was time to finally reveal the notes I’ve been keeping in my Gmail drafts (yes, that’s how I roll) and share my ultimate guide to natural mascaras to date. This will be an ever-growing post, so bookmark this baby to see the various natural mascaras I’ve tried, reviewed and repurchased. A Note About My Eyes: I’ve said this…

natural beauty buff | katie hess, lotus wei

katie hess lotus wei

“This post has made me realize how minimalistic I am about beauty.” While Lotus Wei founder Katie Hess may be a minimalist when it comes to beauty, her practice as a flower alchemist is quite complex. Imagine going out into the wild and spotting gorgeous, rare flowers to use in natural serums, elixirs and perfumes that can help lift your mood and calm your senses. Seems to me that Katie’s doing the hard work for us natural…

beauty secrets | natural beauty product staples, part 2

kimberlyloc natural beauty green makeup staples part 2

So you know that whole “If you were stuck on a deserted island…” thing people like to ask? Well, if I were stuck on a deserted island, I’d grab my makeup bag (which is one item!) that happens to contain these five green makeup staples that I’d happily repurchase if said island happened to have all my favorite green beauty products in stock. Because if we’re going to play make believe, we might as well dream…