A Capsule Approach to Eco-Beauty: Holiday Gift Ideas, Hair Edition

december 10, 2015 | by: mercedes | filed under: hair care So if you know me in any capacity (online or IRL) you know my hair is…challenging. It’s just not wash and wear hair, so to look good/decent requires effort. The following are my true essentials that I really couldn’t live without – and goes…

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New Adventures in Non-Toxic Hair Care: Wonder Seed

I have this one close girlfriend – more like a soul sister really – who I knew from college but we actually became close (through an extremely RANDOM encounter on makeupalley back in the day, actually) after college, over the past 8 years or so. Anyway. We share a PROFOUND love for makeup/skincare/beauty/etc. and have…

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Hair Addendum – a loose waves styling “tutorial”

Another hair video! If you watch this, you’ll get to see my air-dryed hair looking like a hot mess, and how I get my go-to loose waves look. I like this method because it tames my hair without having to use a flat iron (which I think are super damaging), and also works WITH my…

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Hair Talk

Ah, a topic I’ve been wanting to discuss for awhile. Switching over my hair care products to be more natural and nontoxic was one of the first things I did, because most conventional hair products – while effective – are NOT great for you. And considering our scalps are so porous, this seemed like a…

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A Mini Pamper Sesh

With my skin looking a bit lackluster and a little extra time on my hands (ok who are we kidding – there are only so many jobs one can apply to in a day…), I decided to do a little self-pampering. This is a quick, pared down version – just a face mask and hair…

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