Author: Lulu Brud

A Clean Beauty Wonderland | Meet Tara Foley of Follain

Beauty + Brains Imagine the most gorgeous store, stocked to the brim with over 600 clean beauty products! Enter Follain, the brainchild of founder Tara Foley. Follain, Gaelic for healthy and wholesome but also closely related to Foley’s own last name, is aptly named. This amazing store has done the vetting and screening of all products for you – from make-up to skin care and hair care, they’ve got your clean beauty game covered. Learn a bit more about the brand and the woman behind it below! When did the Follain journey begin? We officially opened our doors in 2013, so...

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Behind the Beauty Brands | Oh Oh Organic

Beauty + Brains If you’re anything like me, you haven’t thought too much about the harvesting and growing standards of the oil that is used in your beauty products, and you certainly haven’t considered that the mica in your eye shadow may have potentially been mined with child labor in India. Even while being conscious of most of the ingredients I put on my skin and typically buying natural products, I have trusted that I’m buying a finished natural beauty product from a company that has done its own solid research and that it’s safe for human consumption. Well, that...

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Katey’s Must Haves | A Green Beauty Buying Guide

Beauty + Brains I have sat in many a makeup chair, and trust me when I say it takes a skilled and practiced hand to actually create a natural look when painting someone’s face. My face can so easily and quickly feel unrecognizable to me, heavy with toxic beauty products. Our Guest Editor – Green Beauty Expert and Makeup Artist, Katey Denno – is so skilled at truly allowing someone’s natural beauty to shine through, while using the most natural and gentle products to highlight what already exists in them. As a product junkie myself, I want to know all...

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Sheltered Co. | Hugs for All

Magic + Makers Photo by Jamie Arrigo Imagine a chunky woven blanket, constructed of the most beautiful dead stock fabrics, made by hand and designed to feel like a hug. This is exactly the magic of a Sheltered Co. piece. Born out of her own trials, incredible mama, Pamela Hunter created Sheltered Co. I have known Pamela for years, watching her beautiful family grow from one daughter to three. The one constant throughout that time was Pamela’s hands have always been busy creating something–from wall hangings to woven baskets–each step of her creative process leading her to this calling. I...

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Hats Off | Special Thanks to our REWILDING Sponsors

Culture + Community Gift bags are a nice gesture but can occasionally be filled with disposable goodies, no? We thought about this conundrum before putting together our very own, stuffed to the brim with goodies which are sustainably crafted and inspired by nature – from small businesses, mission-based companies and B-Corps to which we hoped to introduce our Wolf Pack. We are very fortunate to work with some really incredible brands at Of The Wolves regularly, and we’re so grateful to the following for sponsoring our first ever REWILDING Retreat. We simply couldn’t have done it without you! In an...

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