5 Reasons Why It’s Time to Switch to Non-Toxic Nail Polish

5 Reasons Why It’s Time to Switch to Non-Toxic Nail Polish

When it comes to nails, it’s difficult to resist the joy of painting them in various colors. It might be pricey for you to give your wardrobe a daily makeover but with your nails, all you need is a tiny bottle to change your look. Voila! Regardless of how fun and easy it is to make your hands stand out, it’s important to make responsible decisions when it comes to nail polish. Here are some reasons why you should start tossing those man-made chemical-filled pigments and opt for a natural, non-toxic nail polish: 1. You can unknowingly expose yourself, family AND pets to cancer-causing chemicals. Not all nail polishes list down the substances that go into each bottle. Some polishes are filled with chemicals that are not completely friendly to one’s health. Some of the harmful substances found in a handful of commercial polishes include the cancer-causing Dibutyl Phtalate (DPB) and Toulene which can pose serious consequences to your nervous system. 2. You have to endure the overpowering smell of noxic fumes. Applying nail polish should not be an exhausting task. However, if the scent is too strong, surely it can result in headaches. Non-toxic nail polishes are made from non-toxic ingredients which won’t leave you nauseated. 3. You might be using something that’s tested on animals. It is a universal truth that many beauty products labels test their products on animals. There is nothing beautiful about using something that has been tested on a creature through cruel and painful schemes. There are many ways to feel beautiful without making a creature suffer. This principle doesn’t only apply to non-toxic nail polishes. As much...
How to Create the Purrfect Cat Eye Makeup

How to Create the Purrfect Cat Eye Makeup

A sharp cat eye like you’ll see Taylor Swift wear is easy to create. Skip the liquid eyeliner that’s unforgiving, or those poking pencils! All you need are a few items and a little Eye of the Tiger  Feliner ™ . Having a smooth glide to the liner is key, so get your shadows ready and create everything from smokey, to sultry and super fashionable looks. Got a great party dress and want to doll it up with some great cat eye makeup? Here’s what you’ll need: 1. Primer 2. Neutral base 3. Eye of the Tiger Feliner ™ 4. Blending brush with a sharp edge 5. Mascara How to create the cat eye makeup: Prep your eye with a primer. You can use your regular foundation here. Draw short dashes of Eye of the Tiger eyeliner across your lid until you complete a straight line. Don’t go all the way into the inner corner of your eye or you’ll end up with gunk in just a few hours. Extend that line beyond your eye’s bottom lid – bringing the line straight out with your brush. Draw the line out as long or short as you prefer the wing of your cat eye to be. Connect the outer tip of the wing with the rest of the line by creating a hollow triangle. Fill in the triangle with Eye of the Tiger Feliner. Apply your choice of eye shadow to complete the look. All you need is a few simple tools to create the purrfect cat eye make up look. Bat those lashes and know that you won’t do any damage to your...