cruelty free · life · make up · personal · skincare

When Sofi can’t get to the ocean, the ocean comes to Sofi

As you all may very well know, Lush is one of my favourites stores as is the #1 pick when choosing skincare products. I love their products, but mostly, I love their ethics: they refuse to test on animals, support fair trade and make sure to know where their ingredients come from. Adding to all…… Continue reading When Sofi can’t get to the ocean, the ocean comes to Sofi

cruelty free · life · make up

Confidence

Up until a few months ago, my confidence levels were pretty low. There were a lot of things I didn’t do, didn’t say, didn’t dare to think. Now, I can say that I am finally gaining my confidence back. https://www.instagram.com/p/BSIvYlzFi9Y/?taken-by=sophisofvalente This picture was taken today. I did a little make up test and was so…… Continue reading Confidence

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When you find your soul (store)mate

As most of you might already know, I have changed for a more cruelty-free lifestyle. In my search for stores. I have found Lush four months ago. Since then, I have been a fan. I have tried a few of the products and I have intention of trying a few more. The first ones where…… Continue reading When you find your soul (store)mate

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Make up Starter Kit – Cruelty Free and Affordable

Following my search for cruelty-free products and ones that are in my home country, I found three main companies: “Kiko”, “Wycon” and “Quem disse berenice?”. I have also included Primark for three reasons: they don’t sell on China (a big pointer if they are or not cruelty-free, since China requires by law mandatory animal testing),…… Continue reading Make up Starter Kit – Cruelty Free and Affordable

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Cruelty Free products 

As I grow and mature, so does my understanding of the world around me.  In the past few months, there has been a topic that I am still working on –  cruelty free products.  Cruelty free products are something that we should start thinking about buying instead of the “normal” brands.  Especially cosmetics products (I…… Continue reading Cruelty Free products