NCLA Candy Coat Polish in Don’t Sugar Coat It Review & Swatches

NCLA Candy Coat Polish in Don't Sugar Coat It Review & Swatches

It’s no secret that I love NCLA polishes. Recently, they released the Candy Coat collection. These textured polishes dry matte for a unique finish. I received the collection of four polishes for review and am very excited to share my thoughts with you.

Claims: “Keep the facts straight but sugarcoat your nails with this icy blue nail lacquer that dries to a sweet matte finish.”

An Update on the Humane Cosmetics Act & the Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act

An Update on the Humane Cosmetics Act & the Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act

Right now, there are two acts headed towards Congress in the United States. One would ban animal testing, and the other would require it. In February an update about the Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act of 2013 (SCPCPA) was posted on Logical Harmony. In March, news of the second proposed act, the Humane Cosmetics Act, was posted. Since that time I have been frequently asked for updates on both proposed acts.

The Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act has been around since spring of 2013. While the overall goal of this act would be to reduce the need for animal testing by creating alternatives, it would require animal testing during a research phase. Despite the fact that the bill has not made progress forward, it has also not made any progress in the opposite direction. The bill now has 25 cosponsors, and still has a 1% chance of getting past committee.

The Humane Cosmetics Act was introduced in March of 2014 and would ban animal testing in the United States. Since that time, it has made progress forward! This proposed bill currently has a 6% chance of getting past committee.  This bill also has 35 cosponsorsThis is great news because it shows much more traction towards a ban on animal testing than a requirement.

While the Humane Cosmetics Act does seem to be moving forward at a quicker pace, it’s important to keep spreading the word about how outdated animal testing is. The United States placing a ban on animal testing would be a huge step forward.

NCLA Candy Coat Polish in Mint Condition Review & Swatches

NCLA Candy Coat Polish in Mint Condition Review & Swatches

It’s no secret that I love NCLA polishes. They are always coming out with new collections in some of the cutest colors! Recently, they released the Candy Coat collection. These textured polishes dry matte for a unique finish. I received the collection for review and am very excited to share my thoughts with you.

Claims: “Flaunt it with this shimmering green nail lacquer with a perfect sugar-encrusted texture.”

Vegan Cuts March Beauty Box Review

Vegan Cuts March Beauty Box Review

The March Beauty Box from Vegan Cuts was one of my favorite beauty boxes from them in some time. The Beauty Box is a monthly subscription service that delivers 4-7 cruelty free and vegan items directly to your door. It can also be shipped worldwide! It’s a great way to try new brands and new products without the commitment of buying the full-size version.