Sun Care

Stacey Stilts, Founder of Green Line Beauty Gives Us Her Summer Beauty Picks!

Are you looking for beauty products to keep you looking gorgeous this summer? You'll want to lighten and brighten up by the pool--with out all those petrochemicals. On my Sexy & Civilized podcast I spoke to Stacey Stilts, Founder of Green Line Beauty. She gave us her favorite green beauty product picks to give you a head-to-toe glow and get you poolside ready.

Demystifying Natural, Organic and Vegan

Shopping for natural, organic, cruelty free or vegan cosmetics can be a difficult task in todays market place. The terms are often used improperly or obscure. You never know what to believe or how to decipher it all. Once and for all the terms are demystified. The words "natural", "organic" and "vegan" are not properly regulated on personal care products so you cannot trust them.

The 10 Commandments Of Beauty

Along with the new year comes resolutions and hopefully some positive changes. Some of the most common resolutions are to quit smoking, lose weight and eat healthier. All excellent ideas of course, but many of you will want to make some changes in your beauty routines as well.

Cosmetic Chemistry 101: Synthetic Colors

What: Synthetic Colors also known as coal tar dyes, synthetic dyes and artificial colors. FD&C refers to food, drugs and cosmetics. D&C refers to drugs and cosmetics. They will be labeled as FD&C or D&C, followed by a color and a number. Example: FD&C Red No. 6 / D&C Green No. 6 and sometimes followed by the work "lake".