It’s Saturday and I’m stuck inside due to the Jonas snow storm. What a great opportunity for some online green beauty SALE shopping, amiright? There are a few good ones going on currently, so I thought I’d round them up for you:
The Detox Market
Their winter sale gives you 10% off the entire site with code code: Snowflake
20% off all 5 star reviewed items with the code: 5STAR
Dr. Hauschka on Zulily
Up to 35% off a wide range of Dr. Hauschka products
Let me know in the comments below what goodies you’ll be picking up!
Why go green? So happy you asked! For me “going green” started like this: As I ran out of each beauty and personal care item I would carefully read reviews online before deciding on a clean non toxic product to replace it. I had never gone through so much work just to pick out deodorant and lipstick! Seems excessive, doesn’t it?
So why go through all that work?
Ok so hopefully by now you have a good sense of why using “clean” products is good idea. But you’re probably wondering “well that’s great but what am I supposed to use instead? Rainwater and leaves?” To which I say “No you ninny headed cotton muggin, I have a wonderful Green Beauty Starter Kit to keep you clean and happy” But if you do try rainwater and leaves…will you let me know how that goes? kinda sounds fun…
I’ve always had a love of all things beauty. From the age of 3-15 I studied ballet. Performing in The Nutcracker was incredibly thrilling. One of my favorite parts of the performing was having layers of Kryolan makeup applied to my unadulterated skin, completing my transformation to my given character. As a teen, the only errand I would enthusiastically partake in with my mother was trips to the drug store. I was captivated by the beauty aisles and the hundreds of products in various shades and finishes.
Growing up in the Bay Area also instilled in me a passion for the environment. Elementary school involved lessons on recycling and having a classroom compost bin. (more…)