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Found Beauty

Reviews By January 13, 2020 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Although it has been on the market for quite some time, I hadn’t yet tried Found, a beauty and skincare line that has grown a large fan base and introduces new products on a fairly continual basis. So I was pretty eager to check them out and see what they had to offer.

Found Beauty Hibiscus Cream Cleanser.

The primary focus of Found is bringing natural ingredients to skincare, hair care and cosmetics. Not all that different from several other lines on the market, but unlike others, they want accessibility and affordability for their customers. Found is sold on its own eponymous website, but are also commercially available at select WalMart stores. I picked mine up off the website and will continue re-visit and re-purchase other items in the future to test out, the results of which will be comin’ at ya!!

I’m always on the lookout for new eyebrow products, because my brows don’t need enough “assistance” to require threading or tatooing ( which I fully support!) Their Shape & Define Brow Pencil ($9.99) is great if you already have great brows that maybe just need a little boost or more of a polished look. The built-in brush on the other end of the pencil is very handy for helping to shape things up when you’re done putting everything together. Again, not my favorite eyebrow pencil, but for the price and the job it does, I would definitely recommend giving it a try.

I really enjoy trying out new facial cleansers. Oils, creams, balms, bring ’em to me. But since I’m trying to clean things up a bit, Found was a good place to turn. I went for the Hibiscus Cream Facial Cleanser ($11.99 for 5.7 oz.), which is focused on hydration. Lucky me, being both an older woman and ongoing cancer patient, hydrating my skin, especially my face, is right up my alley. I certainly don’t use it everyday, as I frequently switch up my cleansers, but I really enjoyed this one. You don’t need a major water source, like most cream cleansers, but I usually take it off with one of my Halos (but that is a whole other story!), laced only with water and apparently, magic. It never strips my skin, smells great and takes my makeup off with ease. Long story short, I give the Hibiscus Cleanser two clean thumbs up!

My last purchase from Found Beauty was the Moor Mud Face Mask ($12.99 for 6 oz.). For all my experienced maskers out there I’ll say this: it’s a great mask. And it is thick. Like, thicc. Like thicker than the world-famous Aztec Mud Powder. And you do have to be diligent about taking it off. And for everyone else: this is not a peel-off mask, it’s a slap-it-on, rinse-it-off-when-its-dry kind of deal. But here’s the happy news; your skin feels uh-mazing once you take it off, like its sole purpose is to set your skin up for the rest of your skin care routine. If you haven’t tried it already, don’t let it pass you by!

So needless to say, it’s a given that overall I’d rate these products an A- – or a B++ on my A to D scale. They’re affordable, effective, and the packaging is downright awesome without being, “too much.” I’ll be back pretty soon to let you know about any new Found Beauty products I use!


Sukin Clean Skincare

Reviews By April 14, 2019 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

Spring has come around again, and I am continuing on my clean skincare journey. Most recently I tried a few items from Sukin skincare, a line produced in Australia, that has a laundry list of items their products aren’t made with, like pthalates and parabens, but also without propylene glycol or mineral oils. And they’re cruelty-free, too. Sold!


Exuviance At-Home Chemical Peel

lifestyle & beauty, Reviews By October 20, 2018 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I love skincare. I don’t think that’s a secret to anyone who  has read this blog for a decent amount of time. As I get older, I am far more concerned with spending my time – and money – on taking care of my skin first, and then putting something pretty and fun on it later. And for some time now, I have tossed around the idea of doing a chemical peel.


Andalou Naturals Soothing Skincare Line

lifestyle & beauty By June 11, 2018 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

I have really been enjoying my adventures inΒ natural skincare, so I thought it was time to continue on my journey and sample products from another organic line. This time I chose Andalou Naturals, a company that I am somewhat familiar with through marketing, but not from personal experience. I know it is a well-established and popular brand, so making this my next choice was pretty much a no-brainer. I have noticed as I age (and since my cancer treatment) that my normally sensitive skin now gets red and irritated more easily than it used to, so I opted for their 1000 Roses Soothing line, offering a few products to help get your skin happy and under control.


Brand Review – Acure Skincare

lifestyle & beauty, Reviews By April 30, 2018 Tags: , , , , No Comments

My recent flirtations with vegan foods and general healthier eating has also made me take a look at what I’m putting on the outside of my body as well. I’ve read reviews from other makeup and skincare junkies about natural and organic lines, and was eager to try one out to see if it could also work for me. So on a recent trip to my local Whole Foods I investigated Acure, a natural skincare line, and tried a few of their products for myself.


Bliss Makeup Melt Jelly Cleanser

lifestyle & beauty, Reviews By April 10, 2018 Tags: , , , , No Comments

I gotta tell ya, these makeup and skincare companies really know how to get me. I am always game to try a new product, especially skincare that is hydrating and won’t wreak havoc on my sensitive skin. Between that, a track record of great quality products and just some plain old cute packaging, I could not resist trying out something new from Bliss; the Makeup Melt Jelly Cleanser with Rose Flower.The Bliss Makeup Melt Jelly Cleanser.


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