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Green People Talc Free Collection

Green People Talc-Free Make-Up

So the other week I wrote about how I was little impressed with Green People's Gold Shimmer Bronzer (despite it being quite pretty) due to the ingredients list including talc. I found this a bit naughty, considering their claims that their make-up products contain no harsh additives. In response Green People kindly sent me a few of their products from their new range (OK so I think these have been available for a little while so I'm a bit late to the game!) of talc-free make-up with new design packaging. Here are my first impressions... Pressed Powder I was sent [...]
Honeypie Minerals Mini Haul

Honeypie Minerals Mini Haul

On the hunt for a new matte contouring powder I came across this UK London-based brand, Honeypie Minerals. I had searched a few online green beauty stores but couldn't really find what I was looking for at a price I could afford, as I wanted a matte powder to replace my ex-love Bare Minerals 'Warmth' contouring loose powder. After learning about bismuth oxychloride, I realised that this compound may be one of the triggers for my terrible acne that broke out and just couldn't budge from my face! Luckily though, Honeypie Minerals do not contain bismuth oxychloride, talc, alcohol, parabens [...]
Green People Gold Shimmer Bronzer

Green People Gold Shimmer Bronzer

My latest, and only natural bronzer in my make-up collection! Until now I have been using only the Warmth loose powder from Bare Minerals to add a little colour to my pale complexion, since learning that my much loved Ecco Bella Flowercolour Blush in Nutmeg contains carmine (so annoying as it was so pretty). I also learned a couple of months back that bismuth oxychloride (CI 77163) is an irritant and synthetic compound which is, and most likely has been, contributing to my skin problems. I have since switched my loose mineral foundation powder to a bismuth oxychloride free brand, and now more [...]