All posts tagged body products

The Best Beauty Finds from Expo West 2015

The Best Beauty Finds from Expo West 2015
Stepping onto the floor at Expo West is a magical thing.  In the beauty section, you meet new brands that are just getting started and established brands that have been around for years. Big or small,  these are all visionary brands that are transforming the beauty industry one product at a time, proving that personal care products don’t need to be tested on animals and don’t need to be full of chemicals and preservatives in order to perform well.

Here are just 10 of the best beauty finds I fell in love with at Expo West this year:

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The Best Cruelty-Free, Vegan Beauty of 2014

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Our partners make the best cruelty-free and vegan beauty products around, and we love sharing their products with you every month in our Beauty Box.  To celebrate another amazing year of vegan beauty, let’s take a look at 12 of our faves from 2014.

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Beauty Shopping Tips for Vegan Babes

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Whether you’re a new or veteran vegan, shopping for beauty products that fit with your ethical lifestyle can be tough.  We’ve pulled together five tips and reminders to help you maintain your vegan and cruelty-free beauty routine with ease. Read more…

Indie Vendor Profiles: Q&A with Bare Bones Body Care

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I’m a bit obsessed with body care products–like, maybe more than most folks. Luckily the Vegan Cuts marketplace is full of cruelty-free items to keep me well-stocked at all times. One of the many amazing vendors I suggest checking out is Bare Bones Body Care. I recently interviewed Monica, the creator of Bare Bones Body Care, to give you some insight into the brand.

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Primal Pit Paste: Review + Giveaway

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Despite the mass quantities of lovely plants we eat on a daily basis, not all vegans smell pretty. Take me, for example. When the sun shines in Portland, I am either riding my bike, backpacking in the mountains, or walking around in search of the perfect vegan doughnut (or cookie, or brownie, or pizza). Hours later, a sniff or two is all it takes for me to realize that I STINK! Not to worry, because I recently discovered my new favorite deodorant brand, which just might become your new favorite too!

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Shea Butter: Tips for Softening & Soothing from Head to Toe

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Confession: Despite my love for the great outdoors, I’m a bit of a wimp when it comes to extreme cold. The past week has really tested my tolerance with snowfall happening on several occasions here in the Pacific Northwest. And since my main mode of transportation is my bike, the harsh elements of Mother Nature are taking a serious toll on my lips, face, and hands.

If temps are drastically dropping in your region as well, you know what I’m talking about. But there’s a solution–Shea butter–and I promise it works! If you aren’t familiar with the magical benefits of Shea butter, read on for a little beauty lesson.

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