My Evening Skincare Routine for Dry Acne Prone Skin


It’s nighttime, I’m exhausted and all I want to do is collapse in bed, but I always drag myself to the bathroom and do my evening skincare. Over the past few months, I’ve really nailed down my routine. Usually I bounce around trying fair few products, but lately I’ve been sticking to just a few. All of these products work well for my dry acne prone and sensitive skin and they’re affordable.

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Leven Rose Oils for Skin & Hair | Review

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We all have our own journeys to adopting natural beauty products. For me, it happened about three and a half years ago after I had a very painful and ugly reaction to a moisturizer formulated for sensitive skin. Determined to figure out what ingredient/s had caused it, I delved into researching the cosmetics and personal care products industries and I didn’t like what I found. I promptly replaced that terrible moisturizer with a bottle of Leven Rose jojoba oil and it’s been a part of my daily skincare ever since.

Not to brag, but c’mon, that’s a pretty good love story. Though jojoba oil was my first love, I’ve tried three other oils from Leven Rose and I want to share my thoughts. In a perfect world, I would own all of their products. At the end, you can read about the ones I’m particularly desperate to get my hands on.

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Silk Naturals Velvet Matte Lipsticks | Review

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Lipstick isn’t part of my everyday minimal makeup, but on occasion, it’s just what I want to elevate my look. Most green beauty brands offer lipsticks upwards of $20, but for those of us who don’t wear it often, that price point is bit steep. I turned to Silk Naturals, the most affordable clean makeup brand I know, and was happy to find they have 36 velvet matte shades for just $5.99 each. The price is right, but do they perform?

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Au Naturale Color Theory Creme Corrector | Review


If you’ve been around for a while, you know that I have yet to find a product that can conceal my severe dark circles. After trying the Hynt concealer, I realized the only solution might be using a color corrector. The only problem was there weren’t any on the market that were vegan, cruelty free and made from nontoxic ingredients. Then Au Naturale launched a ton of new products, including their Color Theory Creme Correctors. Did I just stumble upon the holy grail?

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