Beauty Heroes June Discovery: Honua Hawaiian Skincare

This month from Beauty Heroes subscribers were treated to 2 beautiful products from Honua Hawaiian Skincare, the Aloha Youth Serum and the ‘Ōlena Beauty Oil. 1st let’s talk about Honua Skincare. In their words “Kapua Browning founded Honua Hawaiian Skincare in 2015 in order to share her love for Hawaiian culture and aesthetics with the […]

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Outer Wisdom Brightening Balm

Hey guys! Sorry I’ve been MIA for a while. I threw my back out and wasn’t able to take any photos. Well, really I wasn’t able to do anything but stand or lay down but, I’m back now! And I missed you guys! Now that I’m back, I wanted to talk about skincare a bit. […]

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The Simplest, Most Effective Way to Cover a Pimple

I’m sure a lot of you will already know this info, but this is for all of you out there who still struggle with covering blemishes. It’s pretty simple actually. It’s all just in the technique. I like to use a small brush like this Cozzette one or this Smith Cosmetics one. I know they […]

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Roasted Pineapple with Smoked Honey Drizzle

I have a major sweet tooth. Actually, my girl Jen over at Standing Strong Wellness said she has such a sweet tooth, she says she has sweet teeth, and I thought that was perfect! I always want something sweet after I eat something savory, or just all the time. Ha. And if it’s a mix […]

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Beauty Heroes May Discovery: Max and Me

This month’s Beauty Heroes treated subscribers to Circle of Protection body oil plus a mini body oil, and a mini face oil by a brand called Max and Me. In their words “Max and Tanja’s marriage birthed, max and me“ a beautifully holistic, purely organic, highly vibrant, luminous skincare collection – the culmination of their […]

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Farmer’s Market Salad

Here in Portland, there is a farmer’s market in almost every neighborhood, but most are closed through the Winter, with the exception of a couple. This past weekend the one in my neighborhood opened, so of course, I had to go. I love the farmer’s market because not only is everything fresh, organic, and cheaper […]

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Why Self-Love is so Important

Self-love is something I’ve struggled with probably my whole life. I think a lot of us do. Even this post will probably be a little bit of a struggle. It feels like when you’re growing up, people tell you to be confident and you can be anything you want. Then, on the flip side, they’ll […]

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Covering Dark Circles

I was lucky enough to inherit dark circles. No matter how much sleep I get, or what products I use, they’re always there. So I like a concealer with full coverage and Hynt Beauty’s Perfecting Concealer is perfect to get the job done. It’s SUPER pigmented, so a little goes a long way, which means […]

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5 Spring Wellness Favorites

Now that it’s Spring (kind of) I thought I would go over my wellness favs for the season, just like I did in Winter. I know it’s just the beginning of the season but I can already tell I’ll be reaching for these all season! Suntegrity Lip CPR – With a good range of colors, […]

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No Makeup, Makeup Look

No makeup, makeup is all about perfecting the skin and making sure your foundation and concealer match your skin flawlessly. It’s about looking effortless even though sometimes it can take the most effort. #iwokeuplikethis On my own face, my biggest struggle is concealing my dark circles and hyperpigmentation. Which is why I like a full […]

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