Natural, Vegan and Cruelty-Free Makeup Brands

Welcome to my list of natural, vegan and cruelty-free makeup brands.  Use the links to click through to the brand website to find out more and use the symbols to see their eco-policies at a glance (some companies had so many eco-credentials I could barely fit them on the page!)  These companies are listed in no particular order. Continue reading “Natural, Vegan and Cruelty-Free Makeup Brands”

A vegan, natural, and allergy friendly make-up look

Yes, it can be done! Here are my latest make-up buys which I’m using to create a vegan, natural and allergy friendly make-up look (nut-free, soya-free, dairy-free).  See before and after photos below. Continue reading “A vegan, natural, and allergy friendly make-up look”

Spring make-up look for mums

A 5 minute spring make-up look for mums using vegan and natural products

Who has time for make-up?  With small children running around it’s often a crazy pipe dream, as you hurry from the house in your old leggings and sensible mum anorak, unwashed and unmade-up.  For those days a pair of MASSIVE sunglasses are a mums’ best friend, instantly transforming you into a film star-type and concealing the ravaged face and tiny bloodshot eyes that come from advanced sleep deprivation. Continue reading “Spring make-up look for mums”

Easy ways to cut back on spending

Worth it for your pocket and the planet

Buying less ‘stuff’.  Sounds obvious but often easier said than done.  I love shopping, a bit too much actually, bit of a shopaholic.  This flys in the face of my eternal efforts to be green. However, now that I’ve got small people to think about I’ve really had to get a grip and just stop spending.  Here’s some of the ways I’ve cut back on spending: Continue reading “Easy ways to cut back on spending”