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Best Cruelty Free Makeup For $5 or Less

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Today I wanted to share with you my picks for the Best Cruelty Free Makeup for $5 or less. If you're shopping for cruelty free budget beauty items, you may not know the best places to look. Never fear! You can find some great buys at Ulta, the drugstore, or online (my personal favorite place to shop!). Eyeshadows As you know, I have a dragon's hoar[...]

Milani Cosmetics is Now Leaping Bunny Certified

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I'm excited to share with you the news that Milani Cosmetics is now Leaping Bunny Certified. I can now support the brand without hesitation. This is very exciting to me because of the kerfluffle from earlier this year with Milani. They've been working on getting Leaping Bunny Certification since June 2014. I applaud Milani Cosmetics for obtaining [...]

Update on Smashbox and Aveda and Grey Area Brands

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// I struggled for a long while on whether or not to write this post. I wanted to share an update on Smashbox and Aveda. Both brands are owned by Estee Lauder, who has a blanket "except where required by law" for all of their brands. I've been contacted by both brands in the past and both have claimed to be cruelty free. Smashbox says We do not c[...]

Update on Milani's Cruelty Free Status

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// While I still have not received an email response from the CMO of Milani, I did receive an answer to my questions on Facebook and I wanted to share them with you. Here are the questions that I asked the CMO (which I have not received a response) 1. From my understanding, products and formulations are different than ingredients. Are the ingredien[...]

Milani and Jordana are No Longer Cruelty Free

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// I'm very sad to announce that Milani and Jordana are no longer cruelty free. This greatly upset me because I've been a Milani fan for years and I feel like they make great products ad a great price point. They were one of the drugstore brands that I could routinely recommend to people for everything from nail polish to eyeshadow and blush. You ca[...]

Celebrate 6 Years with Me

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Some products purchased by me. Some products sent for consideration. All opinions are my own. On Wednesday May 14 I celebrate 6 years of blogging. Help celebrate 6 years with me! I've put together a huge giveaway for one lucky winner! I'll be adding more prizes to this giveaway while it's running. If you're a brand who wants to help me celebrate 6 years [...]

25% Off Milani Lip Products

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Milani is having a sale! Get 25% off of lip products using the code: MYMILANILIPS25 . This code is good from  now until March 18th, 2014 at 4:30 pm PST / 7:30 pm EST. Check out my Spring Swatchathon for lip product swatches! What will you be snagging?