8 Naturally Based Skincare Items

Natural Skincare

I’m pretty picky in the skincare department. I mean, yeahhhhh…I’m open to trying just about anything but when I am buying for myself, I tend to run to the skincare brands that use natural ingredients. Are “natural” and “organic” totally trigger words that make people feel like they’re using products that are better than the alternatives? Yep! But whatever. Here are 8 brands that have totally peaked my interest. And wallet! 

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What Shampoo and Condish are you using?

It Cosmetics Superhero Elastic Volumizing Mascara

Hey y’all! Happy Weekend from me and my Lipstick League sisters. Check out these hot posts circulating the web. 

we heart this – Fake what your Mama gave you (then, you plucked away!) The IT Cosmetics Brow Power Super Skinny pencils are our new favorite brow tool.

Beautygeeks – Eczema doesn’t disappear with the snow at first melt, right? So enter to win one of two Aveeno body-care giveaways that each include an array of Aveeno Daily Moisturizing, Eczema Care and Eczema Baby products (open to US and Canada)!

Beauty Junkies Unite – Spring is in the air, which means it’s time for a little treat for your hair! Click here to enter my giveaway for a chance to win a 9-piece prize package of products from Natural Instincts and Herbal Essences!

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The Most Delicious Food Subscription Box – Love with Food

Love with Food

I snack. I’m not ashamed of this. I struggle with dropping this postpartum weight, yes, but I will never give up my snacks. It’s just not gonna happen. I got the opportunity to review the Love with Food box subscription box of snacks and I just about fell over. I looooove me a subscription box. And especially one surrounding snacks. I mean, look at this…

Love with Food box

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It Cosmetics Superhero Elastic Stretch Volumizing Mascara

It Cosmetics mascara

These mascara names are getting longer and longer. It cracks me up. Any It Cosmetics fans in the house? Do yourself a favor and try their brushes. You know I am soooo for drugstore brushes (hey EcoTools!) but it’s hard not to spend my entire paycheck on their brushes. They’re just that fabulous.

Oh yeah…you came here for a review of the It Cosmetics Superhero Elastic Stretch Volumizing Mascara. Not their brushes.

Onward, we go. Please don’t laugh at my pictures. I tried to make them all funky and look comic book’y. Work with me here, dear friends. 

It Cosmetics Superhero Elastic Stretch Volumizing Mascara

 

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Which shower gels/body washes/soaps are currently in your shower?

Marc Jacobs Velvet Major Volume Mascara review

Hey y’all! Happy Weekend from me and my Lipstick League sisters. Check out these hot posts circulating the web. 

Prime Beauty – is amazed at the quality and performance of the Covergirl truNaked Shadow Palettes, not to mention the Oh Sugar Lip Balms!

we heart this – To quote him on Project Runway, the MAC Zac Posen collection makes Stef say “Brava!”

Beautygeeks -loves how a wash of fun liner kicks neutral makeup into Spring. Also: whaddya think of Maybelline’s new millennial-friendly tagline?

Beauty Junkies Unite – You don’t need an Instagram filter to glow! See how well Laura Geller’s new Filter Finish Baked Setting Powder performs for Amber.

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6 Mugs, Water Bottles and Tumblers That Will Make You Squeal

Bottles

If you roll up to my crib and ask for something to drink, said beverage will probably be in a mason jar. I have a thing for mason jars. I put everything in ’em (helllooooo fridge oats) and I just love how cute they make everything look. When I’m not entertaining folx and treating myself to green smoothie, tea or ice water, chances are they’ll be housed in a mug, tumbler or water bottle.

And so, this is PERFECT timing for a Shopbop sale. I mean, when isn’t there a good time for a Shopbop sale? Tell me how much you love these…

Mugs

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Marc Jacobs Velvet Noir Major Volume Mascara review

Marc Jacobs mascara

Yeeeep, that’s a mouthful, ain’t it? I don’t think I’ve ever featured Marc Jacobs anything on Clumps of Mascara and is a darn shame, because I actually really like the brand. Their nail polishes are absolutely wonderful. Granted, it’s the packaging that I go gaga over, but shoot…I love me a higher-end brand that makes me feel all fancy when I’m using their products. Marc Jacobs is IT.

That said, I had been meaning to try this mascara for quite some time and I finally swooped by Sephora a month ago to test drive it. Like many higher-end mascaras, I had high hopes for it because well, it’s a $26 mascara. You’d have high hopes for it too, am I right?

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