We’ve talked about the importance of self care and how to incorporate it into your daily routine but, what if we took self care to a whole new level by slowing down and being more present in each moment? Life is precious and we should be enjoying it, not planning it!
With a slew of summer engagements and heaps of September weddings, this month has become one of the busiest times of the year for brides. The change in temperature may also mean you need to switch up your beauty routine and choose products that will better complement that end-of-summer glow you’re hanging on to, or will help your skin acclimatize to cooler air. Regardless of your reasons, here are some of our favourite products that you need for your stash, from your pre-nuptial celebrations to jet-setting on your dream honeymoon.
No matter how simple or intricate your beauty routine, beauty products are an investment, and how you spend your money in the $445 billion beauty industry makes a difference. Some companies test on animals, use toxic ingredients, and pay low wages to workers. Others pledge to operate without animal testing, source organic ingredients, pay fair wages, and otherwise strive to make the world a better place.
“Not only are synthetic fragrances nausea-inducing, they can cause real health issues. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a report stating scented candles made with paraffin, contaminated oils, synthetic fragrance, and lead wicks are big time sources of indoor air pollution.”(Organic Authority)