What Products Have You Discovered (That We Haven’t)?

Is there anything more exciting than discovering a new product you love? The other day Siobhan, Susannah and I were talking about this electrifying process and we came to the conclusion that NMDL basically lives and breathes on discovering new brands and products. Even if we also like to write about random stuff like why meditation is going to make you a better person, and how chia seeds absolutely can go in your coffee…  At the end of the... Read More

The Just-Missed-It-Honorable-Mention Face Cleanser List

In my search for the holy grail of cleansers, I’ve found a few noteworthy products that are special, though not quite perfect for my skin type or picky needs.  Not everyone is dry/mature like me, or has the same criteria for judging a cleanser, so these are definitely worth a mention.  They are all quality products that are clean, vegan, and gluten free.  Hope you see one you love. One Love Organics Chia Whip: This fragrance free foaming... Read More

Mercedes’ Morning Skin And Hair Routine… Exposed!

Somehow we missed Mercedes’ first routine in our inbox (guh!). But like many a clean girl, hers keeps evolving and we’re thrilled she sent in this new one because, well, it’s awesome. Now, can someone tell us what “stippling with a beauty blender” is? Because this makeup technique sounds amazing! Name: Mercedes Age: 30 (on the cusp of 31, Gemini love) Current weather: New England spring – holding steady in the... Read More

Annette’s Morning Skin and Hair Routine… Exposed!

Thank you thank you! After last week’s post, we got a bunch of submissions from a variety of wonderful women. Don’t forget to send yours if you haven’t yet! Today meet Annette: She hates to shower, which kind of makes us love her. Enjoy her awesome routine! Name:  Annette Age:  49 Hometown:  Manteca, CA Current weather:  Sunny, cold (for CA) Hair: Chin length, colored, fine and wavy Skin:  Fair, freckled, “mature” Favorite... Read More

Eleanor’s Morning Skin and Hair Routine… Exposed!

Meet Eleanor the esthetician. After struggling with her skin for years she came to learn that some of the most effective brands were natural. She now puts Kahina to good use, along with other favorites like Dr Alkaitis, Dr Hauschka, Arcona and more. She’s also seriously piqued our interest in In Fiore (we’ve heard their scents are beautiful too)—who here has tried it? Name: Eleanor Hometown: Oakland CA Age: 25 Profession: Esthetician... Read More

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