Why do technicians at nail salons protect their faces with masks? Ever wonder what’s in some hair care products that can revolutionize hair from curly to straight in just a few hours? Have you experienced an allergic reaction walking into a fragrant Abercrombie & Fitch boutique?
These beauty epiphanies have inspired me to be more curious about the products behind my shower curtain and in my make-up bag. Through reading up on some of the beauty experts– from Sophie Uliano’s DIY treatments in Gorgeously Green to No More Dirty Looks’ potent product picks – I’ve been able to transition to safe, gentle and effective products.
One of the most popular articles from this weekend’s New York Times, "The Great Unwashed", discusses the growing trend of people skipping the daily shower and other staples of personal hygiene. While simplifying our beauty routines is part of the solution, there are many safe and gentle products that can protect and nourish your skin.
Today, the experts discuss their beauty product "a-ha" moments
MBG: When and how did safe cosmetics become important to you?