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Sleeping With A Bonnet Helped My Hair Grow Back From Trichotillomania

When it comes to hair and recovering from a bout of trichotillomania, no single product has changed mine more than wearing a satin-lined bonnet to bed…

Alike is The New Essential App For Health and Chronic Illness Management

Review of Alike: The Best App To Support Health and Chronic Illness Management Disclaimer: This post and the Alike app are in no way replacements for medical care or diagnosis…

These Fall Perfumes Will Make you Fall In Love With Autumn

Check Out Our Reviews of Indie Fragrance Brand Nui Cobalt Design’s Fall Perfumes Fall is officially here, along with deliciously haunting Fall perfumes. The leaves crunch beneath my…

We’ve Discovered The Best Concealer of 2021

Clove + Hallow’s concealer is a clean, vegan, and cruelty-free dupe for the Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer.  Brand Name: Clove + Hallow Brand Location: Orange County, California Price Range…

Witches Will Love This Zero Waste Beauty Brand

Félin Lune Apothecary creates beautiful zero waste alternatives to bath and body products. Brand Name: Félin Lune Apothecary Brand Location: Orange County, California Price Range: $2 – $8…

The Most Comfortable Period Ever Thanks to Aisle

I Tried the Aisle Period Cup, Reusable Pad, and Period Panties Periods! One of my favorite topics to talk about since more than half of the humans on earth have…

Your Ultimate Guide to Indie Eyeshadows

Indie eyeshadows offer unlimited options of unique shades. Have you ever wanted an eyeshadow palette that didn’t exist? Imagine being able to customize down to every shade, formula…

Rococo Review: Indie Makeup Marie Antoinette Would Love

Indie makeup brand Kailav has a new collection inspired by the Rococo Period! Que c’est beau! Bask in the Opulence of Rococo One of our favorite indie makeup brands…

Review: The Best Vegan Skincare for Dry Skin

Cruelty-free, fragrance-free vegan skincare brand Lila Naturals delivers results without irritating the most sensitive skin. Lila Naturals is a US-based indie vegan skincare brand. They have products…

Three Palettes from Adept Cosmetics: A Quick Review

Adept Cosmetics really has some of the most beautiful eyeshadows you’ll see in the indie world. They are buttery and shimmery, and super, super reflective. Adept Cosmetics was…

Overnight Star: The Only Serum You’ll Ever Need

Glomance Overnight Star is the serum to end all serums. You will only ever need this serum. Yes, that’s a bold statement, but the Glomance Overnight Star Serum…

I Tried 14 Tinted Lip Balms So You Don’t Need To

In the past year, my obsession with tinted lip balms has grown at record speed. With the combination of not leaving the house much and wearing a mask when I…

The 11 Best Indie Skincare Products of 2021

Dramatic? Maybe. But I tried going a month without my Akar Mist and almost didn’t make it. I’ve tried a lot of indie skincare products and…

Review: Stunning Makeup Bags With Tons of Compartments

Beautiful, functional, and roomy: these makeup bags from Singhvis check all the boxes! As a makeup artist and frequent traveler, makeup bags have been a pain point for me over…

Review of the My Chemical Romance Makeup Collection

Hipdot has been breaking the mold with amazing makeup collections for a few years now, and their new My Chemical Romance collection is no different. A few stand-out collaborations…

Dirt Witch: Natural and Effective Skincare Review

Dirt Witch is an independently owned skincare and body care brand founded by herbalist and witch Jacqueline McClure. Her thoughtfully created products embrace the earth as much as your skin…

A Gentle Retinol Serum Exists and It’s Awesome!

For someone with dry, sensitive skin, retinol is a scary boogie man that will cause dry, flaky skin and breakouts in exchange for supposedly more youthful skin. Before this, I…

Haus of Gloi Fall Part II 2020 Review

It’s well known that indies own Autumn. No one does spooky, pumpkin spicy, and cozy fall scents better than indie brands, particularly Haus of Gloi. I…

Glow and Behold: Review Of the Gleamin Vitamin C Mask

I’m always excited to hear about a new cruelty free and indie skincare brand. With clean ingredients and cute packaging to boot, Gleamin immediately caught my eye. Gleamin…

New Fall Palettes From HipDot: Review and Swatches

Fall is by far my favorite season. The weather gets cooler as layered fashion and grungy colors are reintroduced. If I could, I would live in a big, old, tattered…

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