DIY Gift #4: Lip Balms and Salves \\\ Cadeau-Maison #4: Baumes à lèvres et Onguents

(Version française plus bas!) I love lip balms! I have a different on in all my coats and bags and a few are lounging on my desk and nightstand. I recently discovered salves, and I’m afraid they are on the same road as my lip balms: they will soon take over my living space! AContinue reading “DIY Gift #4: Lip Balms and Salves \\\ Cadeau-Maison #4: Baumes à lèvres et Onguents”

DIY Gifts #1: Bath Salts \\\ Cadeau-maison #1: Sels de bain

(version française plus bas!) If you want to go DIY this year, I have some great “recipes” for some wonderfully relaxing and pampering products that will please anyone on your list. Today, the easiest recipe of all: bath salts. Bath salts are a great way to make any bath more relaxing and luxurious. They areContinue reading “DIY Gifts #1: Bath Salts \\\ Cadeau-maison #1: Sels de bain”

Minimalist Skin Care: Oils // Soins minimalistes: Huiles

(version en français plus bas!) A few posts ago, I wrote about my favourite floral waters. Well, let’s talk about oils now! In the past, I had a lot of difficulties finding moisturizers that would keep me skin hydrated but not overly oily. I used to love Clinique’s yellow moisturizer, but when I realized itContinue reading “Minimalist Skin Care: Oils // Soins minimalistes: Huiles”

Minimalist Skin Care: Floral waters \\ Soins pour la peau minimalistes: Eaux Florales

(Version française plus bas!) If you read my last post on Materia body care products, you know that I have struggled with and still am working on my skin. After trying every anti-acne product I could get my hands on, I went cold turkey and got rid of all of them. I turned to theContinue reading “Minimalist Skin Care: Floral waters \\ Soins pour la peau minimalistes: Eaux Florales”

Materia vegan body care products, a review \\ Les soins Materia, des produits pour le corps véganes, je teste!

(Version en français plus bas!) My skin is not my friend. As a teenager, I had horrible acne, and my skin is still prone to breakouts, to being oily and just a pain. So over the years, I have tested about all the products that are out there for getting rid of pimples, drying outContinue reading “Materia vegan body care products, a review \\ Les soins Materia, des produits pour le corps véganes, je teste!”

Because Outer Happiness is pretty great!

A few days ago, I contacted Outer Happiness, an Montreal-based Etsy store specialized in vegan body products like bath salts, body scrubs, masks and even candles. The products looked really cute, and the scent combinations sounded amazing! Marina, the shop owner, was kind enough to give me a few samples to try out: how exciting! IContinue reading “Because Outer Happiness is pretty great!”

Oneka Shampoos, a product review

If you have been following me for a while, you know that my favourite place to go is probably Beat et Betterave in the beautiful Frelighsburg village. Well, my friends Eloise and Ludo are not the only ones to have taken this tiny village as their playground. Two doors away, you can find the OnekaContinue reading “Oneka Shampoos, a product review”