Pimples, Be Gone!: A Review of Burt’s Bees Herbal Complexion Stick

Pimples, Be Gone!: A Review of Burt’s Bees Herbal Complexion Stick

I’m almost 29 years old and I still get pimples and blemishes all the time. It can be a bit of a confidence dampener for me. I’ve tried a lot of “fast acting” blemish corrector creams, and sticks, and treatments, but most of them either aggravate the problem or don’t do much to solve it. Thankfully, I found Burt’s Bees Herbal Complexion Stick. Here’s why I love it This review is not sponsored. It’s Effective Bottom line, this complexion stick…

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Happy Hair: A Review of the Ethique Eco-Friendly Hair Sampler

Happy Hair: A Review of the Ethique Eco-Friendly Hair Sampler

Finding the right shampoo for all your needs can be a nightmare. I know it is for me. I tend to have an oily scalp with dry, brittle ends. On top of that my hair is fine, so too much oil can ruin my day. Then, I have a severe sensitivity to several common additives that are in most shampoos and conditioners. It’s a rare and glorious find when I encounter a shampoo and conditioner that cleans my roots without…

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Get Some Air: 5 Reasons Why You Should Open Your Windows

Get Some Air: 5 Reasons Why You Should Open Your Windows

Unless you live somewhere super polluted, opening your window can come with a lot of healthy benefits. Not only is it refreshing, it’s also good for the body and the mind. Here are a few reasons you should open your windows. #1 Less Carbon Dioxide When you open up a window, you let out the carbon dioxide that builds up in your house. That means your brain and body can perform a little better. Less carbon dioxide and more oxygen…

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Block It Out: A Review of the YIVIEW Contoured Sleep Mask

Block It Out: A Review of the YIVIEW Contoured Sleep Mask

I have a hard enough time sleeping without the annoying ambient light that comes from the streetlights, alarm clocks, and other random things in my room. Sleep masks are a saving grace for me, but they’re not all created equal. One of my all time favorite sleep masks is the YIVIEW Contoured Sleep Mask. Here’s why I love it. This review is not sponsored. Breathable and Soft I love how breathable and soft this face mask feels. Sometimes, I even…

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Getting Mentally Healthy: 5 Things to Do for Mental Health Month

Getting Mentally Healthy: 5 Things to Do for Mental Health Month

April is National Mental Health Month which means it’s a great time to check in with your emotions, thoughts, self-care, and more. Here are five excellent things to do for Mental Health Month. #1 Practice Daily Meditation For the next thirty days, try taking ten minutes out of your day to practice meditation. Studies show that daily meditation reduces stress and anxiety, improves sleep, and can even increase pain tolerance. If you don’t have ten minutes, then set an amount…

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Burt’s Bees Saves the Day: A Review of Burt’s Bees Almond & Milk Hand Cream

Burt’s Bees Saves the Day: A Review of Burt’s Bees Almond & Milk Hand Cream

If the skin on your hands gets dry or irritated, you know how miserable it can make you. Normal things like washing your hands, reaching into your pockets, or washing your dishes can become uncomfortable, or even painful. Thankfully, Burt’s Bees makes a hand cream that can help. Here’s why I love Burt’s Bees Almond & Milk Hand Cream. This review is not sponsored. Luxurious This hand cream is extremely thick and luxurious. It feels like a manicure in a…

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Furry Friends: Health Benefits of Having a Pet

Furry Friends: Health Benefits of Having a Pet

Pets aren’t just adorable, they’re mental health heroes. Having a pet can be an incredible booster to your mental health in a lot of ways. Here are just a few of the mental and emotional health benefits of having a furry, feathered, or scaly friend. Less Stress While caring for an animal can be a lot of work, research suggests that taking care of a pet lowers your overall stress levels. Some studies show that playing with an animal can…

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Dirty Hair, Don’t Care: A Review of Drop Dead Gorgeous Dry Shampoo

Dirty Hair, Don’t Care: A Review of Drop Dead Gorgeous Dry Shampoo

Truth time. I only wash my hair about every two to three days even though I tend to have an oily scalp, and I try to exercise regularly. Without dry shampoo, my hair would be a nasty mess most of the time. I’ve tried several dry shampoos over the years, but I’ve only recently landed on my favorite. Here’s a review of Drop Dead Gorgeous Dry Shampoo, and all the reasons why I love it. This review is not a…

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The Pampered Gent: 5 Spring Self-Care Items Especially for Men

The Pampered Gent: 5 Spring Self-Care Items Especially for Men

It’s Spring and the perfect time to do a little pampering. Men aren’t famous for practicing excellent self-care. However, self-care is a vital part of human health. It’s not gender specific. Weather you’re trying to take care of a man, or you’re a man looking to practice better self care, here are five excellent products and items to get you started. #1 Viking Revolution Beard Oil Just because it’s Spring, doesn’t mean the beard has to go. Viking Revolution Beard…

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Tea Time: A Review of Tea Forte’s Loose Leaf Herbal Tea Chest

Tea Time: A Review of Tea Forte’s Loose Leaf Herbal Tea Chest

A hot cup of herbal tea is one of my favorite ways to melt anxiety and relax. Scientists have also found a lot of benefits to drinking warm beverages which include pain reduction, improved circulation, reduced stress, and more. While plain hot water can give you several of the benefits researchers explain, it’s not satisfying. Plus, many herbal teas boost the perks of hot liquid with the boons of health improving herbs. If you’re looking for a new favorite tea…

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