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Kristin’s Saturday 7 – 4 Feb 17

Hey Beautiful! Here’s my list of little treasures I’ve uncovered recently that are making me happy, healthy, and more beautiful inside and out this week. Please note that some of the links below may randomly be affiliates. Enjoy! 1. Don’t be Jealous – I don’t mean to brag but… I just picked up a generic version…Read More »

Foundation for Sensitive Skin: Natural Mineral Foundation

Are you still on the quest for the best foundation for your sensitive skin? Finding the right foundation for sensitive skin can be quite a challenge. Many traditional foundations include so many ingredients it can be difficult to narrow down the root cause of your irritation and truly know what to eliminate from your beauty…Read More »

Kristin’s Saturday 7 – 21 Jan 17

Hey Beautiful! Here’s my list of little treasures I’ve uncovered recently that are making me happy, healthy, and more beautiful inside and out this week. Please note that some of the links below may randomly be affiliates. Enjoy! 1. Finally Pressing Record – Check out my first video, How to Apply our Natural Concealer, all about…Read More »

Tips and Tricks from Top Makeup Artists

Concealing Acne: Tips and Tricks from Top Makeup Artists   If you’re like many women, you probably thought your skin problems would go away with your subscription to Teen Beat. Unfortunately, as we grow older we realize that issues like pimples, acne and breakouts continue to affect us well into our 20s, 30s, and beyond….Read More »

The 80-20 Rule for Beauty

Beauty and Pareto’s Principle While the words “economic theory” and “beauty products” aren’t often used in the same sentence, we’re getting academic today here at Afterglow. Read on to learn more about Pareto’s Principle, along with how applying it to your daily beauty routine can transform your skin, body, and entire beauty regimen. Examples of…Read More »

Kristin’s Saturday 7 – 31 Dec 16

Hey Beautiful! Here’s my list of little treasures I’ve uncovered recently that are making me happy, healthy, and more beautiful inside and out this week. Enjoy! 1. Celebrating the Small Wins – It’s very hard to be beautiful when you aren’t happy. Carrying an ongoing light of gratitude in your mind and heart is an important…Read More »

The Truth About Organic Beauty Brands

The Truth About Organic Beauty Brands   If you’re like most people, you’ve probably wondered at some point or another, “Is it really worth it to buy organic?” This is a common question when it comes to beauty products: after all, it’s not like you actually ingest your foundation or lip gloss. So does organic…Read More »

Are These Common Chemicals Hiding in Your Makeup Bag?

One of Shakespeare’s most memorable quotes involve Hamlet telling Horatio, “There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio/Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.”  Sub out the word “things” for the word “chemicals,” and you’ve got the current state of conventional beauty products. Let’s count down three of the most troubling contaminants, where they’re…Read More »

JOJOBA OIL FOR NATURAL BEAUTY

WHAT: Jojoba (Simmondsia chinensis) is a plant indigenous to the southwestern United States that goes by many names, including goat nut, quinine nut, pignut, and wild hazel. It is most famous for its oil, which is a liquid wax harvested from the seed. People have been using jojoba oil for centuries for myriad medicinal and…Read More »

Kristin’s Saturday 7 – 17 Dec 16

Hey Beautiful! Here’s my list of little treasures I’ve uncovered recently that are making me happy, healthy, and more beautiful inside and out this week. Enjoy! 1. Why We’re Taking Two Weeks Off  – This is the second year that the Afterglow team will be taking two weeks off starting on Christmas. We’ll return January…Read More »