My Two Recent Videos/I’m A Naughty Blogger

april 6, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: videos, skincare, ethos reflections Someday, hopefully in the not so distant future, I will upload regular, unique blog content. However until that day comes – here are my two recent YouTube videos! I am, in fact, quite pleased that I’ve managed to swing getting two videos…

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Some Recent L’amour Loves

march 16, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: alternative health + lifestyle, skincare, spirituality I couldn’t wait for March Favorites, and wanted to share some of my recent obsessions – things I’ve just been quite taken with, and felt really inspired by. 1 | Suki Ultra-Protect Eye Balm – Night I was in need…

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Mahalo’s You Are Loved Valentine’s Day Set REVIEW | The Petal + The Bean + Attar Onaona Perfume

february 10, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: skincare I’m now convinced I was somehow guided to discover Mahalo at A Night For Green Beauty back in August (of 2015). It was the only purchase I made that night, and the only thing I felt really DRAWN to. After a bit of an initial…

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A Very L’amour-Filled Beauty Day!

february 7, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: videos, skincare So much LOVE going on today, I can’t even deal! I just posted my Valentine’s Day Makeup Look featuring W3LL People to YouTube, which was a collaboration with two amazing eco-beauty YouTubers Andie The Green Queen and Danielle from CrueltyFreeVeganBeauty. I was SO excited…

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New In: Skincare [ Honest Beauty, Uma, Stark ] + Skincare Shopping List

january 24, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: skincare, video Another week of lackluster blog posts, but please believe me when I say it was the veritable week from hell. I’m glad to put it behind me! Thankfully I had filmed this before shiz went down, so I’m happy to share with you my…

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Beauty Heroes: A Subscription Box Worth Considering

january 6, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: skincare, videos I haven’t posted about Beauty Heroes yet on here, but given it was Youtube upload today I thought it fitting to mention on here, and direct any of you who stumble on this post to the playlist of Youtube video reviews I’ve done on…

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

december 7, 2015 | by: mercedes | filed under: skincare The second part of this little series I decided to do, let’s chat my top skincare picks. So think of this as both my current skincare essentials/recommendations, as well as gift ideas – because really all of these would make lovely individual gifts. I covered…

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Meeting Katharine L’Heureux (of Kahina Giving Beauty) Tonight!

november 24, 2015 | by: mercedes | filed under: skincare [screen shot taken from Follain’s website, full article and interview with Katharine can be viewed here:] http://shopfollain.com/blogs/naturalchemyst/77230465-meet-the-maker-katharine-lheureux-of-kahina-giving-beauty%5D Kahina was one of the very first green beauty brands I ever tried, probably four or five years ago now – so it maintains a special place in…

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Current Skincare Routine (AM/PM) + GIVEAWAY featuring Nuciya Natural Beauty

november 23, 2015 | by: mercedes | filed under: videos, skincare If you missed it on YouTube or Instagram, I uploaded my current am and pm skincare routines yesterday. It’s a topic I LOVE talking about, as a good skincare routine really is the foundation for everything else beauty-related. Knock on wood I’ve been really…

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Current Fall/Winter Evening Skincare for Dry/Dehydrated Skin (Natural/Non-Toxic)

It’s not even late December and one of my resolutions already is to amp up this blog in 2015. Establish the website domain, commit to taking good photos, and creating non-video original context at least several times a week. In the meantime – here’s the most recent video I just posted on YouTube 🙂

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