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A Natural Fragrance Stepping Stone: Lavanila Vanilla-Grapefruit Perfume
Beauty

A Natural Fragrance Stepping Stone: Lavanila Vanilla-Grapefruit Perfume

I’ll admit it, I’ve been in a natural perfume rut for a while. I still hold preference to my fancy, convenient, chemical-ridden fragrances over so-called “green” ones. I’ve been using most of the leftovers from my not-so-healthy perfume collection (which was actually not a lot anyway) but have been slowly transitioning to more natural options. My problem with natural fragrances is that … Continue reading

Belated Birthday & Blogiversary Giveaway with Gressa Skin!
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Belated Birthday & Blogiversary Giveaway with Gressa Skin!

August 2nd marked my birthday, I’m a year older (ack!) and now it’s nearing the end of August and summer (agh). And actually, did you know Plein Vanity reached it’s 1 year anniversary in late June? I’ve been so crazed with work, my personal life, and day-to-day things that the date somehow slipped by without much fanfare. I … Continue reading

Rescue and Repair Skin with CV Skinlabs + a Giveaway!
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Rescue and Repair Skin with CV Skinlabs + a Giveaway!

I was first introduced to CV Skinlabs at A Night for Green Beauty last year when the event was held in New York City. I briefly chatted with Britta Aragon, founder and creator of CV Skinlabs and was immediately intrigued with her brand’s story and the product samples she gave me. Britta’s experience caring for her father during his … Continue reading