Being Content Giveaway Haul and the reasoning behind my choices

So, finally I got lucky and won a dream giveaway – one by Being Content. Thought you might be interested what I’ve chosen and why 🙂 And really, it was a tough struggle. There’s plenty of wonderful stuff in the shop, but there were several factors influencing my decision. First of all – I already have a stash of products to use. And I don’t … Continue reading Being Content Giveaway Haul and the reasoning behind my choices

Yey!!!

Happy New Year everyone! Seeing so many end-of-year/beginning-of-new-year posts in my Bloglovin’ newsfeed I felt like writing a few of my own thoughts on this sunny (in Poland) New Year’s day. 2015 was a very exciting year for me. I have discovered many great brands, like Aurelia, Antipodes, MOA….. But moreover – I got to meet some wonderful, passionate people, and – started this blog … Continue reading Yey!!!

Me and make-up and cruelty-free and minimalism…

The title suggests some major randomness, but I promise you it will all go together and explain you how I got to the point in which I am now. Let’s go backwards around 15 years to the time when I was in secondary school (in Poland, where I come from). It was also the time I started exploring the internet and because I was so … Continue reading Me and make-up and cruelty-free and minimalism…

Why I use organic products?

Thought I will put it out there why I choose organic/natural products. I don’t use them exclusively, but they are a good majority – probably around 70% – 80% of everything I own and buy. I always loved nature and plants in particular. Herbal remedies always worked great for me. And so it also always made sense to me to incorporate this power of plants … Continue reading Why I use organic products?

Useful resources, or – where do I find information on ingredients?

I hope this compilation will be useful for many of you out there 🙂 Natural Ingredient Resource Center European Commission database FDA information on ingredients Cosmetic Ingredient Review Beautypedia cosdna.com thefactsabout.co.uk cosmeticsinfo.org personalcaretruth.com thebeautybrains.com chemistscorner.com colinsbeautypages.co.uk/cosmetic-ingredient-database cosmeticsdesign-europe.com You might wonder why haven’t I put the EWG Skin Deep here. Well, I think such database is a brilliant idea, but having done some more research I … Continue reading Useful resources, or – where do I find information on ingredients?

”Love Natural Love Organic” and ”Natural & Organic Products Europe”

I visited both of the shows this year and wanted to share some thoughts. Maybe it will be interesting for you if you’ve been to only one of them and are wondering if to attend the other next year. First important thing to note is that N&OPE is a trade only event. But you won’t have any problems with getting there if you are somewhat … Continue reading ”Love Natural Love Organic” and ”Natural & Organic Products Europe”