• Quick tips for a good sunscreen

    I can’t believe Memorial Day is over and the unofficial start to summer has arrived!! I love summer but could do without the humidity that we get here in the Ocean State. So that being said, with the summer comes sunscreen, and remembering to apply it. As of lately I’ve become slightly obsessed with products that are good for your skin and the earth, which my wallet isn’t always happy about! But needless to say, reading the back of every label has its advantages because I do not want harmful ingredients getting into my blood stream. I have complied a list of harm ingredients that you NEED to avoid when…

  • Summer isn’t over yet!

    When it comes to summer, most people think of one thing: time in the sun! Sunscreen isn’t a beach only requirement – it is a great way to ward off wrinkles! While there are a ton of options out there not all sunscreens are created equal. Finding an efficient sunscreen includes multiple factors and I’ve complied them here for you! Make sure you are using enough SPF. Dermatologists recommend SPF 30 – anything higher doesn’t really do much for you. You will also want to make sure that your sunscreen is broad spectrum which means it protects skin from both UVA and UVB rays. Stay away from sprays and powders.…

  • Summer 2017 Favorites

    I am so excited that it is almost summer here in New England. Although today it’s about 90 degrees, so that isn’t fun, but the warmer weather and longer nights and totally worth it. I’ve been so busy trying out new products/supplies and now I am finally ready to share them with you! Over the past couple of months I have tried some great stuff and have really been getting involved in my Beautycounter business. I’m starting to realize that spending extra money on products that are actually good for you is really important. Must-have items this summer! Beautycounter Sunscreen–SPF 30 and not full of nasty chemicals, win-win Beautycounter Lip Sheer–in…