October Favorites and a playlist of really good beats

october 30, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: videos, playlists Another month of favorites, and an exceptionally good month for music (click over to YouTube to watch there). I chat about my magical night watching RY X performing at Boston’s Institute of Contemporary Art, and then effusively gush over DJ Complexion’s The Future Beats…

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Here’s to Cloudy Rainy Fall Days/September Favorites Video!

september 28, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: videos No words for how happy this impending forecast makes me: I mean yaaaaasssss! Such a cozy perfect weekend lies ahead. Meanwhile, over on YouTube today – September Favorites – Odacité Acai + Rose Serum Concentrate* http://bit.ly/2cLP8lg Leahlani Kokoleka Ritual Desert Detox Mask http://www.leahlaniskincare.com/products/kokoleka Lina Hanson Global…

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My perpetual striving…again revisited!

september 27, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: videos, skincare Well guys here we are. So many promises (best laid plans, really) to blog REGULARLY and then life inevitably happens. But…here we go again. I’m feeling re-inspired to create unique content on here to supplement YouTube and Instagram. These are the platforms I want…

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Minimal Summer Makeup Look For Work (Daytime Bold Lip)

august 14, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: makeup, videos Oh my god I’m so delinquent with posting here I can’t even deal. To be fair, it’s been a hectic summer – travel, moving, terrible Boston weather which makes me hate life…yeah. But August is about half over so we’re aaaalmost there. Today on…

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June & July Favorites // Beauty, What I’m Reading, Astrology, Esoterica, Musique

july 23, 2017 | by: mercedes | filed under: videos, playlists, spirituality Probably no one noticed but me but I missed June Favorites – making up for it today with everything I’ve been loving the past two months. Also, happy New Moon in Leo! You can watch the video on YouTube here 🙂 Things mentioned…

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Be Kind To Your Skin // July Beauty Heroes with Kari Gran Skincare REVIEW [Video]

july 3, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: skincare, videos Today’s video is my review of the July Beauty Heroes box featuring “The Little Black Dress” of eco skincare, Kari Gran. She recently released an *exceptionally* cleanly formulated face sunscreen (the first edition to her minimal skincare line in four years), which is this…

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June Eco Beauty + Lifestyle Favorites and a playlist of recent musique loves

june 29, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: videos, playlists Another month, another round of favorites! I literally just published this a few minutes ago on YouTube, so go head over there to hear about everything I was enjoying the past month! Products Mentioned – Honest Hazel Revitalizing Eye Gels http://www.beautyhabit.com/honesthazel.html Previse Nutrify Tonic…

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EcoLuxe Dupes For Conventional Makeup + My Favorite Things This Sunday

june 26, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: videos, makeup This video was a viewer request from several months ago, and I really enjoyed putting my list together and sharing it in today’s video – go watch on YouTube, and let me know any additions you have to my list ❤ Products Mentioned –…

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New Empty Products (& Reviews) Video and Some New Body Care In My Life (Therapie + Tierra Mia Organics)

june 22, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: videos, body care SUPER extra long video just went up YouTube this morning – ALL THE EMPTY PRODUCTS! I was close to tossing these without reviewing, but I’m glad I didn’t. It was nice to revisit a lot of this stuff, and remember what I liked…

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Evolution in Personal Adornment // Recent Jewelry Acquisitions [Video]

june 19, 2016 | by: mercedes | filed under: style, videos Today’s video is slightly atypical – I haven’t really discussed jewelry in depth in any previous videos or posts. But as you’ll hear in the video, for a combination of reasons I had a strong pull towards evolving my style through an edited selection…

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