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April 30, 2020

5 Frugal Beauty Tips to Look Beautiful On a Budget [Video]

Whether you're on a budget, or interested in cultivating a more minimalist lifestyle that reduces consumerism, my new video "5 Frugal, Budget Beauty Tips" highlights ways you can: Save money on…
Makeup Tips and TricksOver 40 Beauty Tips
December 10, 2019

Simple Day to Night Makeup Tutorial For Over 40 [Video]

If you've been wanting to learn how to do a simple day to night makeup look, but you're frustrated because all you keep finding on YouTube are 20-somethings who pile…
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November 20, 2019

Dimming Your Light To Please Others: A Highly Unusual Story

The lights went black. We looked at each other and knew there was no logical explanation for what just happened. It was weirder than pretty much anything I’d experienced in…
portrait of a 72 year old womanBeing Seen
October 30, 2019

Discovering the “Self” in the Portrait. What this 72-Year-Old Woman Shared Will Move You.

Trina and her boyfriend pulled up to the front gate. I watched bewildered as they extracted a rather large canvas from the car. Once inside my house, she placed the…
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October 16, 2019

Confronting Hypocrisy and Hyperpigmentation

You may (or may not) know that I started creating online workshops for various topics that I’ve been asked dozens (if not hundreds) of times about throughout the decades of…
Natural Skincare for a Radiant Glow
October 9, 2019

7 DIY Natural Skincare Ingredients You Should Never Use and Why

There are so many dangerous natural DIY skincare remedies all over the Internet! Let's talk about these so-called "remedies" and why you shouldn’t ever be using them on your face.…
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September 24, 2019

My Near Death Experience and What I Did After to Recover Holistically

Yesterday I thought I was going to die. I stared dead-on at a truck speeding out of control, knowing if it hit, it would be the last thing I saw.…
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August 17, 2019

St. Ives Is Greenwashing: Don’t Fall Prey

It's so tempting to buy into the natural claims of St. Ives since they've been around for decades as a budget-friendly, drugstore brand. But I hate to tell you, they've…
Eco Friendly LivingGreen Beauty Basics
April 20, 2019

Are Your Cosmetics Harmful? Why Green Beauty Matters On Earth Day and Every Day

Sometimes it’s the most ordinary things, like beauty products, that are often overlooked as a valid way to make an eco-friendly impact, as well as a positive impact on your…
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April 4, 2019

5 Natural Sunscreens with Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide Safe for Your Face

Natural sunscreens with Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide have long been the choice of dermatologists (and environmentalists) for their immediate efficacy and safety. Currently Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide are…


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