Chalet Natural Makeup Blog

Sun worshipper's summer beauty survival guide

The feeling of lying in the sun. Roasting. Thinking “yes, I’m going to be so tan after this.” The euphoric smell of coconut and the greasy feel of Banana Boat. That toasty sensation of wrapping up in a warm beach towel followed by the unparalleled satisfaction of noticing new tan lines in your late afternoon shower. Summer equals bliss and tan skin equals happiness. If you’re a sun worshipper like me, you know the sentiment exactly.  As we now know, sun bathing with mineral oil appears as taboo as a smoking a cigarette. Skin experts have made that loud and clear. And after having a few scary spots removed from my back last year, I fully support that notion. While the...

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Eco-friendly beauty brands

In light of recent events, green has officially become the new black. It is critical, now more than ever, to evaluate our habits and lifestyles and aim to be more environmentally friendly. Choosing to shop eco-friendly makeup products and green beauty brands is a wonderful start. The cosmetic industry’s effect on the environment is disheartening. Large corporate companies are responsible for thousands of tons of waste each year and are often dishonest about from where their products are sourced. There is a very ugly side of beauty and our planet is the biggest victim. But hope is not lost. Eco-friendly beauty brands are taking a stand and spreading green beauty power around the globe. It’s not hard to make the switch...

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Simplest healthy skin care step you're skipping.

Healthy skin care tips and tricks are popping up right and left. Practically every single beauty blog has an opposing opinion on why your skin care routine is wrong and their natural beauty products are right. Before you readjust your bedding to sleep in an awkward angle to increase the circulation in your face for glowing skin (yes, I read too many beauty blogs too)… here’s the most basic skin care step to clean, beautiful skin. It’s so simple and easy to use, it will make you wonder why everyone is running around in cyber circles to find the best facials cleanser for sensitive skin or the best natural skin toners. Okay, ready? Find a natural skin toner that’s right for...

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The multi-tasking natural beauty product you need.

Natural beauty product for prime to perfection.  Any makeup artist will tell you, a good primer is the key to flawless makeup. If you think this is just an extra step you don’t need, think again. This natural beauty product works overtime to make sure your makeup stays in check. Using a shadow primer will not only make your natural eye makeup stay put for longer, it brings out the true pigments in your mineral eye shadow as well as keeps color from creasing. The best part is that you can use this green beauty product for more than natural eye makeup. Here’s how to turn one natural beauty product into a natural cosmetics multi-tasking hero.  1. No Makeup Makeup It...

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Falling in love made easy with organic makeup

Whether it’s new love, true love, or popcorn and wine with your single girlfriends - Valentine’s Day is perfect for trying new natural beauty products.  Maybe you’re thinking: red lips, rosy cheeks, this look could be as cheesy as the Valentine’s card my mom gave me last year. But if you’re a natural beauty product lover or an organic makeup junkie like me, you see this holiday as a wonderfully transitional time that blends Winter to Spring. This collection does give you pinks and rosy cheeks. But not because Sweethearts & Hershey’s Kisses have temporarily become a basic food group. But because this natural cosmetics collection presents colors that are on-trend right now.  More X’s than O’s with natural lipstick  The natural lipstick color and...

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