In the world of first cleansers, oils and balms get all the attention, which is unfortunate because oils are drippy and balms are usually laden with polyethylene, which is a microplastic that is probably slowly destroying our oceans. Luckily, there are other options, they just take a bit more effort to identify. Here are a few … Continue reading 1st Cleansers for People who dislike Microplastics and Oil Cleansers
I have a very high tolerance of bad hair products. In my adult life, I can recall only one instance where I actually disliked a shampoo enough to throw it out (funny enough it's one I reviewed) because I just don't really think about my hair all that much. Early this week, however, I having a really … Continue reading Muji Seaweed Shampoo & Conditioner Review
Awhile ago, I posted about the Muji sensitive skin cleansing oil, still one of my favorites. Since then, I have gone through three different bottles of it (in various sizes) and have noticed that there are (at least) two versions. After cross-referencing the English ingredients (provided on stickers applied to the bottles), it seemed that … Continue reading PSA/Rant: Do NOT trust Muji Ingredient Stickers
I used to live with a girl who was manically obsessed with cleansiness and organization and who, following a trip to Italy, came back with a suitcase full of not only cashmere tights and Schoko-Bons, but also pens, containers, and storage tools she had purchased from a "Japanese, brand-less store" called Muji. This was my first introduction … Continue reading Muji Sensitive Skin Cleansing Oil
Greetings from the air! In a few hours, I will be stuffing my face with croissants in Paris! In the meantime, I thought I would do a short post on the skincare planning I did for the trip. Surviving the Flight I’ve no fear of flying but dread the experience of being on a plane. My … Continue reading Packing for Paris!