If you exist, you probably have a woman or 2 to shop for this holiday season. Allow me to make shopping for her easy. Read on for my top picks for best gifts for women (and they are all under $60!) Holy cow - was your inbox inundated with emails for Black Friday and Cyber Monday? Despite getting tons of reminders from every company I've ever shopped with or browsed at, I tend to wait until the last minute in order to get that perfect gift. I'm watching those shipping deadlines like a hawk. Well if you are the same and you like to wait, there is still time to totally wow the special women in your life. Here are the best gifts for women - under $60! 1 - The Passion Planner $35 Now I know I'm not the only one who still prefers writing my to-dos, important dates and goals on paper rather than on my phone. And the Passion Planner is the perfect place to do it. When I got mine and first cracked it open, it felt like opening a beautiful manuscript. I think I actually hugged it! Its leather . . .
It took me a while to get on board with all this green and clean beauty stuff. I was set firmly in the camp of "My skin looks goooood, so who cares what I'm putting on it." Being a single gal in my 20s, having skin that would get the attention of a construction worker as I walked down the street was a top priority, so I ended up going hard-core and got myself on a subscription of products containing benzoyl peroxide, which would eradicate any acne that decided it wanted to show up on my face. Like killing a housefly by setting a fire. And it was amazing. I looked terrific. No more acne. I could put on my tube top, flare jeans and plastic hoop earrings (you can guess which decade I was in my 20s), and know I'd given myself the best chance to meet some guys because my skin was acne free. This lasted for a while; for years I used the same regimen with great results. I used it twice a day, every day and never traveled without it. Little did I know this would only be the start of the . . .
Beauty trends are all over the place nowadays and some may be a bit questionable, so you may be shaking your head and saying, "Now they want me to pay for water to wash my face?!" Well this isn't just any ole water. Micellar water may be the newest tool in your beauty toolkit but it really isn't all that new. It originated in France when tap water was harsh and women wanted another cleansing option. Micellar water is made up of droplets of oil (micelles) suspended in water. It looks like water, has the consistency of water but when it's applied to the face it is so much more than water. How Does Micellar Water Work? The oil molecules in micellar water are attracted to dirt and makeup. When you swipe a cotton pad across your face, the micelles pull out impurities like a magnet. People love micellar water for its ability to clean dirt and makeup quickly without needing to rinse and without leaving residue. This product can cleanse, tone and moisturize all in one. It . . .
What is it? EVER's OVERNIGHT FACIAL OIL is a breakthrough retinol oil that smooths, tightens and brightens the appearance of your skin. It's like EVER took all the earth's most amazing ingredients and popped it into one bottle, and then made it smell like roses. And the results are dramatic, seriously. Why you need it Retinol is clinically proven to firm and even skin tone, reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and help decrease the appearance of pores. It makes you look radiant! Dermatologists and clean beauty people BOTH agree this ingredient is a heavy-hitter for beautiful skin. It's one of the most significant ways to change the appearance of your skin. Power ingredients Retinol. And a slew of luxurious omega-3 oils: sesame oil, jojoba oil, sea buckthorn oil, macadamia oil. Also, anti-inflammatory magnolia bark extract. There are three diffferent types of rose oils, which take this product up twenty notches. It. is. a. treat. What makes it different? Retinol typically . . .
Congratulations, you're pregnant! You might already be a clean beauty buff or maybe you have been thinking about getting started into clean beauty. Either way, now that you're pregnant, you may have a whole new list of skincare concerns and questions such as: What can I expect with my skin? Is anything I'm using unknowingly harmful? What do I need to change in my skincare routine to make sure baby is safe? Will I have that pregnancy glow?! Well since I'm also pregnant and have asked these same questions, I'll share with you what to expect with your skin while you're expecting and my top tips on pregnancy safe skincare to keep you looking radiant every day for the next 40 weeks and beyond. Be ready (but don't be scared) for your hormones to temporarily change your skin. Many women experience changes in their skin, including a change in texture, increased oil production, dryness, redness, acne or darkening of the skin (more on that below). The good news is . . .