vegan skin care

Andalou Naturals 1000 Roses Review

As most of you know, this mama’s been cookin’ a lil’ bun in the oven (ha, that’s pretty much the only cookin’ I’ve been doin’ lately)—so super pure, all-natural skincare is especially important to...

October 7, 2014By 2 Comments

VBR Rave: Kaia Naturals Bamboo Tapioca Beads

I have moody-ass skin. It’s dry in certain areas, oily in others, but I often gravitate to “mature skin” products because I want to fight early signs of aging… basically my arsenal of facial cleansers is varied and vast....

September 19, 2014By 2 Comments

Travel Essentials: S.W. Basics Minis

When it comes to travelin’, I’m def a no-fuss gal. I need to be able to just plop ish into my luggage without too much thought or energy (surprise, I’m laaaaaazay!) 😉 I’m especially super big on travel size beauty products....

August 13, 2014By Leave A Comment!

Stellar Products for Your Vacation Dry-Out!

I went to Lake Tahoe last week for a lil’ getaway. We rented a boat and I stuffed myself and my kid in an inner tube so I didn’t have to move. To hell with swimming, I got dragged around in the water. I barbequed my skin (Sunny just told...

Seri Naturals, Seriously Not My Jam

Imma tell you something that’s gonna shock you. I don’t like avocados. Yeah, I know. Go crazy. Lose your goddamn mind. I’ve been shocking people with this one for years. They are mushy and make me want to hurl. I can’t help it. I want...

July 30, 2014By 3 Comments

This Week’s Vegan Beauty Picks

This is gonna be a quickie post because it’s Freitag, and I’m totally ready to eat some cake and then take a nap. 😉 If you’re like me, and you love to pamper yourself on the weekends, DIY home spa-style, pick up some of these...

July 25, 2014By Leave A Comment!

Get Wild with Wild ReLeaf All-Natural Soaps!

   I’m not a huge bar soap fan. It gets goopy and slippery and always seems to leave a yucky residue. These concerns went out the bathroom window when I got my dirty paws on Wild ReLeaf soap. OMG, this stuff smells amazing. The Wild Crafted...

July 22, 2014By 6 Comments

Pin Up Cosmetics Review

I love discovering new vegan beauty brands (hence VBR’s vbr-y-ness), and when I find products that are handmade and local, I get extra tingly, warm fuzzies. This is the case with Pin Up Cosmetics, an SF-based artisan natural and vegan...

July 17, 2014By 2 Comments

Alaffia: Clean Yourself Consciously!

I love a multi-purpose soap. It makes life just a wee bit easier. Alaffia makes a most delicious all-in-one soap that serves as a shampoo, body wash, face wash, hand wash, whatever you want to wash! I’ve been using it on my 4-year-old in the...

June 26, 2014By 5 Comments

California Naturel Review & Giveaway

I love finding out about new vegan, organic, and eco-friendly beauty lines, and my latest discovery is California Naturel. All of their products are formulated with nutrient-rich ingredients that are all-natural, effective, and suitable...

May 30, 2014By 34 Comments

Lulu Blossom: Have Your Cake and Bathe in It Too!

I have a list of things I have always wanted to do: see gorillas in the wild, raft down the Colorado River, vacation on the French Riviera on my millionaire husband’s dime, and bathe in vanilla frosting. I finally got to fulfill one of these...

May 20, 2014By 2 Comments

Exclusive New Anti-Aging Skin Care Goodies from MyChelle

I’m pretty much obsessed (and that’s probably un understatement) with beauty products that promise to reduce fine lines, sun spots, wrinkles, etc., but unfortunately, so many of these products don’t do squat. *flick a tear*...

May 1, 2014By 2 Comments
Vegan Beauty Essentials

Sign up for Vegan Beauty Review