KIKO is a high quality, moderately priced, cruelty-free Italian cosmetics company. Recently, I picked up a few items to try out. I love cruising through their well organized stores but you can also order direct online. Check out KIKO here. Eyebrow Expert Styling Kit 01 Color Fever Eyeshadow Palette 102 Single eyeshadow in the shade Infinity Cream Crush Lasting Eyeshadow 07 Daring Look Eye Marker Black Everlasting Kajak eye pencil
Three heroes in my book. This is about my fifth can of Vaseline Spray Moisturizer. I’ve used all three varieties; cocoa butter, total moisture and this aloe version. They are easy to use, super moisturizing and very affordable. Available at drugstores. Goe Oil by Jao is pure luxury. It’s expensive but you’ll relish every use. Contains 28 plant, fruit, and flower oils and butters. Made in Pennsylvania. I encourage you to read
DECIEM, The Abnormal Beauty Company is a Toronto based company and beauty industry disrupter. By focusing on high concentrations of readily available and affordable key ingredients and ditching fancy packaging and costly marketing campaigns, they deliver quality skincare to hungry consumers at cut-rate prices. That’s exciting! I’ve tried their Hylamide and The Chemistry Brand ranges. Both deliver great results. Their Founder, Brandon Truaxe, was involved with Canadian skincare brand, Indeed Labs,
The Graveyard. I probably spend more money resulting in the most disappointment on haircare than any other beauty product. I update this post regularly. To the rundown: Winners Haircare products that I loved and will/have repurchase(d). Losers The many, many haircare products that just didn’t work for me for one reason or another and I will never buy again.
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My favorites this past month. Crack Original Styling Treatment: Love this leave in treatment that reduces frizz, protects from heat, and adds shine. Smells great also. Available online or Ulta. Elnett Hairspray: The. Best. At drugstores. Dry Wax by AG Hair Care: This is a new product for me that I’ve incorporated into my daily use. Used sparingly, I love the texture it adds to styled hair. At Ulta. Koh
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