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HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE II

Today we’re coming at you with our second gift guide.  This one is just for the makeup and skincare junkies and we are breaking down our favorite gifts by price!  Every item featured below is ready to ship and will arrive in plenty of time for Christmas and is sure to be loved by the…

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2017 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

* This post contains external links.  We are no way affiliated or compensated by the company’s linked and are not compensated if you make a purchase from the company.  They are 100% our opinions and items we truly love. The 2017 Holiday season is upon us and we’ve rounded up some great gifts to give. …

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INGREDIENT SOURCING BUZZ WORDS

As consumers become more and more conscious about what they are putting on their bodies they are beginning to ask really intelligent questions about not just what is in their products but where the ingredients come from and how the ingredients are sourced. Not all ingredients are equal! Just because a product has ingredients that…

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GREEN BEAUTY BAROMETER RESULTS 2017

One of the things that we love most about green beauty and being part of this community is the excitement and the desire to keep learning, growing and improving. Kari Gran conducted their Green Beauty Barometer survey, for the third year. The survey was conducted online in September of this year. More than 1,000 US…

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WHAT WE ARE LOVING

Here are some things that all of us here at the GGS are loving!  Some are clean living staples, some aren’t, but they all are wonderful! As always we are not affiliated with any of the outside links and are not compensated or gifted any thing.  These are 100% things we love and think you…

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SKINCARE SURE THINGS

There are a few ingredients out there that are superstars and should be part of every skin care routine.  While we are firm believers that there is no one magic ingredient we do believe certain ingredients have great benefits, and using them along with eating clean, drinking lots of water and maintaining an overall healthy…

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BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month which means we are being inundated with pink ribbons and campaigns to raise awareness and bring attention to this disease.  We hear about organizations that help, when to get mammograms and many ways to treat the disease, but today we are going to focus on what we believe is…

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INGREDIENTS TO AVOID IN SKINCARE AND MAKEUP

Knowing what ingredients to avoid in products is necessary when taking on the task of creating a clean and non toxic beauty bag.  The US Food and Drug administration does not regulate what is in skincare and makeup so as a consumer you would hope that only clean and safe ingredients are in your products,…

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ADAPTOGEN BASICS

This post contains external links.  We are in no way compensated for any purchase that you make from the links.  They are 100% opinions from our experiences and personal preferences.  As always we suggest that you consult your health care provider before using any herbal product, especially if you have a health condition, health concern,…

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FINDING THE PERFECT FACE OIL

We are face oil junkies and we hear more misinformation and downright wrong info about face oil, especially when it comes to acne.  We wanted to take a few minutes and explain how you can figure out which face oil is best for your skin.  Let’s go with some basic info and break it down!…

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AN INTERVIEW WITH SUPADRA GERONIMO FOUNDER OF SIAM SEAS

If you’ve been a green beauty enthusiast for any sort of time you’ve probably come across Siam Seas.  Siam Seas is a collection of skin and haircare products inspired by the centuries old self-care traditions of Southeast Asia.  Siam Seas products are full exotic ingredients that are simply intoxicating. After trying I was immediately hooked…

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THE GREAT LABEL GAME

Using the cleanest, safest products and eating clean can be daunting, to say the least.  The term “green beauty” alone can be confusing and finding products that are indeed “green” can overwhelming.  The cosmetic industry is highly under regulated, which means that a company can tout products as being all natural or clean when they…

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