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Greening my bathroom

As most western girls, I used to buy lots of cosmetics without really reading any labels and lists of ingredients. However, more than 80% of the cosmetics sold worlwide are made from synthetic ingredients and┬ápetroleum derivatives. Not only, can these … Continue reading

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My “essential” essential oils

An essential oil* is a concentrated hydrophobic liquid containing volatile aroma compounds from plants. Various essential oils have been used medicinally for centuries but they can also be used to make cosmetics or detergents. Catching up with a friend last … Continue reading

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Natural eye care tips and products

I switched to natural cosmetics 4 years ago and here is the review of some eye care products that I have tested so far. This post also includes some natural eyecare tips. Eyeshadows: I have found it particularly difficult to … Continue reading

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