Pure Life – Tagged "Beauty" – Primally Pure
Skincare Rou-Teen: The Best Natural Products For Teen Skin
Fluctuating hormones and breakouts to enlarged pores and teen pressures can leave teens with some serious skin woes and self-esteem challenges. In this post, we're unpacking the best, natural products for teen skin to help create a clear complexion and a solid foundation for health as they grow up.
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Start The Swap: Dry Shampoo DIY, Tips + How Tos

The products you use on a daily basis are a big deal - because applying endocrine-disrupting chemicals and artificial fragrances found in conventional products can contribute to some serious health conditions over time. But we get it, you might have some hesitations when it comes to overhauling your products, so we want to help you start the swap! All month long, we’re doing a blog series to empower you (and those you love!) to detox your products and #starttheswap - with our top product swaps, expert tips + how-tos from our Holistic Esthetician and DIY recipes from our Founder that...

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5 Unexpected Superfoods For Optimal Skin Health

We often hear about the importance of consuming plant-based superfoods for the health of our skin, but animal-based superfoods often (sadly!) get the shaft. Just as animal-based ingredients (like tallow from grass-fed cows and emu oil) play an underrated (yet oh-so-important) role in our skin health from a topical perspective, it’s also important to consume properly raised animal-based superfoods internally for optimal skin health. Animals and plants alike contain a unique set of nutrients, and both play an important role in our skin health and overall health. Before we dive in, I want to be clear about the importance of...

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The 2 Minute Beauty Hack You Need To Know About

2 minutes to softer, brighter and more vibrant skin? Done. Today, we’re diving into a traditional detoxification ritual, simple skincare tool, and 2-minute beauty hack you need to know about. You’re probably familiar (and have already fallen in love!) with the benefits of dry brushing for your body… but how about for your face? Yup, this is the 2-minute beauty hack that is going. to. change. your. skin: facial dry brushing. Simply put, facial dry brushing offers double the benefits for detoxifying + brightening the skin. This ancient beauty ritual sloughs off dead skin cell buildup on the surface and...

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The Best Ways To Boost Lymphatic Flow (And Your Skin's Natural Glow)

Optimal lymphatic flow is vital for beauty and overall well-being. But it’s only just recently getting the PR it deserves. So we want to give the lymphatic system the credit it deserves – because, for decades, it’s been overlooked, underappreciated and almost neglected in teachings and textbooks. Today, we’re taking a closer look at this crucial system and the role it plays in helping you create a more vibrant, beautiful life. THE LYMPHATIC SYSTEM 101 The lymphatic system is the body’s natural cleansing and filtering system (think: your body’s personal plumbing service) and is responsible for: removing waste + harmful...

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Your Top 5 Oil Cleansing Questions Answered (From Our Holistic Esthetician)

Cleansing your face with oil can feel counterintuitive – especially if you already have plenty of natural oil production or are more prone to breaking out. This method of washing your face might not make a whole lot of sense if you’ve bought into the lie that oil-free is the best solution for balancing the skin and saying good-bye to blackheads. But that couldn’t be further from the truth. Whether your skin is oil-rich and you reach for your oil blotting sheets by noon or you’re trying to desperately rebuild hydration or you’re suffering from some serious sensitivities, starting your...

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The #1 Makeup Swap You Should Make

Confession: During high school and college, if I was having a bad day, only a new lip gloss could make it better (and you know how often those happen for high schoolers! 😉 ). I would keep every purse, pocket and car cupholder stocked with my makeup secret weapon to help pull myself together and feel more confident to face the day. I came across this quote years ago and it’s always stuck with me: “Life’s hard, lipstick helps.” It’s true, isn’t it? Sometimes the right makeup product or lip color can make all the difference in how we feel...

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Why Animal-Based Ingredients Belong In Your Skincare Routine

For the last several decades, plant-based has been a huge buzz phrase in the world of natural skincare, and in the wellness community as a whole. Don’t get me wrong – plants are incredible. They have extraordinary healing + medicinal benefits, which is why we use so many of them in our products! Animal-based ingredients, on the other hand, also have powerful benefits. But unlike plant-based ingredients, they have unfortunately largely been left out, undervalued, and often vilified in the clean beauty industry. Just as animal ingredients are a rich source of bioavailable nutrients in the diet (if you’re on...

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Greenwashing: Learn To Read Labels + Look Past Deceptive Packaging

The skincare products lined on drugstore shelves or at department stores (or nowadays, an Instagram influencer’s feed) can be overwhelming with endless options, exaggerated claims and confusing labels. We’re here to help. Although it seems like clean skincare is taking the world by storm (based on the stat below, it is!), sadly, greenwashing in the beauty industry is also becoming more and more prevalent. So we want to help you learn how to decipher your product labels (we promise, it’s easier than you think!) in order to protect you + your family from false marketing messages, misleading claims, and ultimately,...

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Why Natural Skincare Products Are Essential For This Entrepreneur's Productivity

“I don’t have time for an 8-step skincare routine.” When she asked me why Primally Pure was my go-to for natural skincare products, that was my answer. I’ll be honest with you — as an entrepreneur, I have a lot on my plate. Which means I usually don’t have time for extensive routines (just being real, can you relate?). One of my core values is ease, so I look for natural skincare products that support a sense of ease in my life. To me, this means products that are effective without extra effort — and Primally Pure is just that....

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3 Non-Toxic Holiday Makeup Looks From A Clean Beauty Expert

The holidays are here and with it comes all the holiday looks! I’m talking makeup. But not just any makeup, clean makeup. That is as good as it looks on. The holidays are the perfect time to try something new, be a little daring and think outside the box when it comes to makeup. It’s an excuse to get creative and try that smoky eye you’ve always been wanting to try or that bold lip. Three makeup looks I love for the holidays are the smoky eye, red lip, and bronzed shimmer eye. These three scream holidays and can quickly...

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How To Transition Your Skincare For Healthy Winter Skin

Baby, it’s cold outside! As you swap your sundresses and denim cut-offs for chunky knits and turtlenecks, your winter skincare routine should follow suit. Because as the weather changes, our wardrobe isn’t the only thing that needs to adapt, our skin does too. As temperatures drop this time of year, so do our moisture levels – leading to a complexion that’s dull, dehydrated and more susceptible to sensitivities. That means it’s time to take stock of your current skincare routine and make some adjustments depending on what your skin is saying. From the blistering cold outdoors to blasting heat indoors,...

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