Just before the holiday shopping season came to a close, I was chatting with a coworker about harmful ingredients in everyday products. We discussed household cleaners, and then got on the subject of cosmetics. My coworker — a vegan, a marathon runner and a very health-conscious person all around — told me she uses cosmetic products from 100 Percent Pure.
She highly recommended the brand, so I ordered a bundle of items to try as a Christmas gift to myself. After trying several products from 100 Percent Pure, I can personally recommend the brand to others. The makeup is lightweight, smells great and, best of all, is good for your skin. 100 Percent Pure uses fruit and other natural ingredients as pigment for their makeup, and all of their products are vegan.
The healthy flawless skin foundation powder with SPF 15 in peach bisque gave my face a matte finish and keeps my makeup in place all day long. It doesn’t feel heavy, either — in fact, nothing that I used from the brand felt heavy or caked on, and it is easy to forget I’m wearing makeup at all while using these products.
I also love the black tea long last liquid eyeliner. It stays perfectly in place on my eyelids from morning to night; no smudging, smearing or fading. The creamy long last liner pencil is the perfect complement to the liquid liner, and both feel weightless and don’t irritate my eyes.
Two of my other favorites that I will definitely be purchasing again are the luminous primer and the lysine and herbs lip balm. The primer is gentle and effective on my sensitive skin, and the lip balm is cooling, healing and lovely. I was happy with the brand overall and will be making an investment with them again soon.
My husband and I enjoyed an impromptu Saturday dinner at The Farm & Fisherman Tavern & Market recently. Located in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, the restaurant specializes in seasonal farm-to-table dining. There is a second location in Horsham, Pennsylvania.
Experience a big-city hotel stay that doesn’t feel like your typical urban visit at Chicago’s Claridge House, nestled in the sought-after Gold Coast neighborhood. The hotel’s sophisticated décor and serene residential ambience foster the atmosphere of an oasis amid the hustle and bustle of a busy metropolis.
Among the myriad concerns the everyday traveler may have when approaching any trip, safety and security are most likely the most important, but protecting yourself from both bodily harm and petty theft can distract you from the real reason for your travel: to escape daily life and immerse yourself in another culture. Therefore, it makes sense to invest in travel accessories that can perform multiple functions, like carrying your gear while also protecting it with state-of-the-art security features.
Los Angeles is a sunny city with beautiful beaches. One could argue L.A. is the “New York of the West,” as the city is culturally diverse and has a strong financial and cultural influence on the country as a whole. It is also a much-sought-after destination among travelers for its beaches and the fame associated with the city.
Finding a beachfront Punta Cana all-inclusive resort for all ages can be daunting when you want to take home great memories with loved ones but also experience a sophisticated escape. Now, you can have both thanks to a new resort: Finest Punta Cana.
Navajo Nation is an area of land in the southwestern United States. Covering about 27,000 square miles, the region in Arizona, New Mexico and Utah currently makes up the largest area of land retained by a tribe within the United States. Home to the Navajo people, the area boasts monuments, parks, markets, trails and historic sites.