Product Reviews, Skin Care

Franklin & Whitman Oak Lane Face Mask Review

Franklin & Whitman Oak Lane Face Mask Review

With the change in the seasons, I always like to test out new face masks to see how they can help balance out my skin. Lately I have been using the masks from Franklin & Whitman on a regular basis. The Franklin & Whitman Oak Lane Face Mask is one that I have recently really fallen for. The mix of raw cacao, turmeric, activated charcoal and clay is such a unique blend of ingredients that are all known for being great for skin and removing impurities.

Claims: “This amazing, nourishing treatment makes your skin smooth, soft and supple. Featuring such powerhouses as organic raw cacao, turmeric, activated charcoal, and Moroccan Rhassoul Clay it will leave your skin feeling renewed and radiant. Our all-natural, preservative-free formula has the unique ability to both nourish skin and reduce breakouts.”

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Cruelty-Free Brand List Weekly Update

Cruelty Free Brand List Weekly Update

Did you know that the Cruelty-Free Brand List on Logical Harmony is updated every week? In an effort to make it easier for you to know what changes are happening, we publish a weekly update to let you easily see what brands have been added to the list!

What will be included in these updates? Brands that have recently been added to the cruelty-free list, the grey area list, the brands to avoid list, and the pending brands list. An explanation of what being added to each list means is included below. Make sure to check out the full Cruelty-Free Brand List for even more cruelty-free brands!

Right now, we are in the process of making some changes to streamline our process to add brands to the list. We’d like to be able to add more brands each week, and I bet you would like to see that too! We are also putting together some email templates that you can use to let brands know that you’d like to see them listed on Logical Harmony.

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The 5 Best Cruelty-Free & Vegan Blushes

The 5 Best Cruelty-Free & Vegan Blushes

Blush is one of my favorite makeup products. It just does so much for your face, can change any look, and can make even simple makeup look instantly polished. A lot of people have a hard time finding the best cruelty-free and vegan blush shades out there, so I wanted to share my favorites with you. These are my tried and true blush shades that I use all the time.

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Barry M Flawless Chisel Cheeks Contour Kit Review

Barry M Flawless Chisel Cheeks Contour Kit Review

In an effort to try more internationally available beauty brands, I placed a giant order from Barry M. Barry M is a cruelty-free brand with lots of vegan options that was highly suggested by readers and subscribers in the UK. I love a good contour, so I had to pick up the Barry M Flawless Chisel Cheeks Contour Kit.

Claims: “Barry M Chisel Cheeks provides the perfect tools to shape and define your natural bone structure. The travel-sized palette includes a light powder to highlight, a bronzer to warm, and a dark powder to sculpt for a perfectly enhanced appearance. Now available in new Medium to dark for deeper skin tones.”

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BECCA Cosmetics Now Owned by Estée Lauder

BECCA Cosmetics Now Owned by Estée Lauder

Today it was announced that Estée Lauder is buying BECCA Cosmetics. The acquisition is expected to close in November 2016. Logical Harmony first posted about the rumors circulating that Estée Lauder had their eye on BECCA Cosmetics a few weeks ago (details below), but neither brand would comment on the matter. Today, both brands made statements about the future acquisition.

BECCA is a cruelty-free brand with lots of vegan options. While they are saying that the future acquisition will not change their animal testing policies or cruelty-free stance, Estée Lauder is known for not being a cruelty-free company.

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