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Ethical Hair Extensions: Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends

Ethical Hair Extensions: Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends

Most hair is sourced from poverty-stricken communities in nations like India, China, Brazil, Russia and Eastern Europe. But there are ethical options.

by × May 14, 2013 × 1 comment

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Flaxseeds Vs. Chia Seeds: Which is Better? (And Recipes for Both)

Flaxseeds Vs. Chia Seeds: Which is Better? (And Recipes for Both)

I noticed flax seeds and chia seeds everywhere, from packaged foods like healthy “chips” and mixed into smoothies and artisan breads alike. But what are the nutritional differences (and benefits) of these two seeds?

by × May 8, 2013 × 0 comments

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3 DIY Rosewater Beauty Tonics to Minimize Pores and Get Soft Hair

3 DIY Rosewater Beauty Tonics to Minimize Pores and Get Soft Hair

Not only does rosewater have a delicate floral fragrance that won’t overpower your sensitive sinuses, it also offers a number of beauty benefits for the hair and skin.

by × May 2, 2013 × 2 comments

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Sparkle and Shine: Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends

Sparkle and Shine: Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends

Whether you like to go full mermaid-style glitter or prefer a natural-looking glow, shimmery mineral-based beauty products are a fun way to celebrate the onset […]

by × April 15, 2013 × 0 comments

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Renew Yourself with the Green Beauty Team in NYC This Sunday!

Renew Yourself with the Green Beauty Team in NYC This Sunday!

If it’s spring, but you’re not feeling like it (bogged down, bored, bloated or blah), check out this amazing event this Sunday; put together by […]

by × March 22, 2013 × 0 comments

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Starre’s Hairstyle (and Color) Makeover at Mauricio Hair Studio Privado in NYC

Starre’s Hairstyle (and Color) Makeover at Mauricio Hair Studio Privado in NYC

How fun, how new, how totally what I was wanting! Thanks Mauricio :) I’m ready for spring.

by × March 19, 2013 × 0 comments

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Crazy Hair Colors: Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends

Crazy Hair Colors: Green Beauty for Drag Queens & Makeup Fiends

Electric turquoise, pale lavender, icy blue-gray, baby pink – unnatural hair colors in every shade of the rainbow are showing up in fashion shoots, on the runways and in music videos.

by × March 19, 2013 × 0 comments

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Black Soap Heals Eczema, Acne and More: Eco Chick Tested

Black Soap Heals Eczema, Acne and More: Eco Chick Tested

Black Soap was first created in Ghana and Western Africa centuries ago and it’s made today much as it always has been.

by × March 15, 2013 × 0 comments

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Best Natural BB Cream for Travel: Eco-Chick Tested

Best Natural BB Cream for Travel: Eco-Chick Tested

This BB cream really does it all—which is what you need when on the road (when I don’t wear any other makeup); moisturizer, sun protection and skin-evener all in one natural product.

by × February 20, 2013 × 1 comment

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Make Your Own Energy Bars! 5 Healthy, Natural Snack Recipes

Make Your Own Energy Bars! 5 Healthy, Natural Snack Recipes

Protein-packed energy bars are an ideal snack before workouts, on the plane or any time you start to feel your eyelids drooping and your attention […]

by × February 18, 2013 × 3 comments