Founded by Mr. Massiomo Bruno & Mr. Michele D’onghia in April 2014 with the intent to “produce high quality made in Italy organic make-up at the right price” puroBIO cosmetics are a highly respected vegan brand producing a range of make up products.  I loved incorporating some of their productsContinue Reading

I was very excited to welcome the wonderful Annabelle Minerals to feature product at a beauty shoot I did recently in southern Sweden. Established in 2012 in Bielsko-Biala, Poland by Anna Szczerba – a Polish lawyer who “dumped her lawyer’s toga to create natural, safe and delicate makeup cosmetics”, theContinue Reading

Human + Kind is a 100% vegan skincare brand whose products were featured at a beauty shoot I did earlier this year.  Founded in 2011 in Cork, Ireland by Jeroen Proos and  Rene van Willigen, the inspiration for Human + Kind is rooted in the founders mutual love for animals &Continue Reading

As part of a beauty shoot earlier this year I chatted with 100% vegan haircare company Maria Nila whose quality (and wonderful smelling) products were also featured at the shoot. Was Maria Nila always vegan?  If not, when did the shift occur? Maria Nila: Since 2013 we have produced 100%Continue Reading

Countdown in a couple days to an exciting vegan beauty photoshoot I’ve had in the works for a few months, now featuring a number of ethically minded European beauty brands. Featured a sneak peek with eyeshadows from puroBIO cosmetics, a beloved Italian brand producing quality vegan cosmetics đź’– .

I held my 1st Vegan Cosmetics Photoshoot event on February 22, 2015 at my home in Manoa Valley in Honolulu. Featured Brands: Click on each brand to visit the gallery of photos Au Naturale (Green Bay, WI) Everyday Minerals (Austin, TX) DeVita (Phoenix, AZ) La Fresh (Chino, CA) Hurraw! (Whitefish, MT) Harvey PrinceContinue Reading

Featured Brand: Hurraw! Vegan Cosmetics Photoshoot February 2015 Honolulu, HI Q & A with Hurraw! Balm Whitefish, MT Do you envision a growth of vegan cosmetics & beauty lines in the future?  How is the reception there locally in your region (or the greater Rockies) for vegan cosmetics in general? DEFINITELY, being consciousContinue Reading

Featured Brand: Au Naturale Cosmetics  Vegan Cosmetics Photoshoot February 2015 Honolulu, HI Q & A with Angela, founder of Au Naturale Cosmetics Green Bay, WI Do you envision a growth of vegan cosmetics & beauty lines in the future?  How is the reception there locally in your region (or theContinue Reading

Featured Brand: Marie Natie Vegan Cosmetics Photoshoot February 2015 Honolulu, HI Q & A with Mary Yang, Founder of Marie Natie Cosmetics Thousand Oaks, CA & Toronto Do you envision a growth of vegan cosmetics & beauty lines in the future?  How is the reception there locally in your regionContinue Reading