Author Archives: Henna

Powder Sunscreen Review

So many people ask me if Powder Sunscreens work and the research says that they do. They’re great for applying on top of makeup because they up the sunscreen protection factor without disturbing your foundation. I got my hands on … Continue reading

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The English Patient Book Review

I know that many of you have been following along with my book reads this year, and I finally read The English Patient which has been on my must-read list for a while.  All I can say is that it … Continue reading

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Halle Berry’s Latest

Halle Berry has a new scent, and the copy on it, like on most celebrity scents says that from a young age, she always wanted to create her own perfume and would mix different perfumes together to create something completely … Continue reading

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Kevin Murphy Ever.Smooth Heat Activated Style Extender

My new thing is to use heat protectant to air dry my hair and I am having fabulous results. First off, I started using Kevin Murphy Ever Smooth spray on my hair because it smells amazing. Like cedarwood and sandalwood, … Continue reading

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L’Artisan’s Jatamansi

  I wrote about organic perfumes in 2009.  Are we done with that trend now? I think so… It seems that organic perfumes are becoming more and more the rage these days, with many mainstream lines coming out with their … Continue reading

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How This Blog Has Changed My Life

Wrote this in 2008 and thought I’d post it again – this was written pre-instagram and Youtube… I don’t often do this, but once in a while I get all reflective and inward-looking on you guys. Now, it takes something … Continue reading

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Empty Video: Pantene Miracle Moisture Boost Shampoo and Conditioner

This Pantene collection is sulfate-free, and makes me appreciate how far Sulfate-free shampoos have come in the last few years! They used to not lather, and sometimes didn’t even really clean your hair, but now they make your hair clean, … Continue reading

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Colab Dry Shampoo

I’ll be the last person to say that you can use just this shampoo, because the truth is that most dry shampoos have the same ingredients – a starch or a combination of starches that absorb oil in your hair … Continue reading

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Essence Bye Bye Panda Eyes Mascara

I have oily eyelids in the winter so I’m really always looking for a mascara that can last without smudging.  Essence Bye By Panda Eyes Mascara is made especially for that, and I put it to the test. Turns out … Continue reading

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New Coppertone Clearly Sheer Sunscreen

Coppertone has a line of sunscreens called Clearly Sheer and if you’re picky about your sunscreens and done with the goopy and hard-to-use formulas, then you’re going to want to pick these ones up.   The sunscreen comes in a … Continue reading

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