DIY Recipes for Acne and Acne Scars

DIY Recipes for Acne and Acne Scars
Thank you iHerb for sponsoring this post on My Beauty Bunny about cruelty free DIY recipes for acne and acne scars! Cruelty Free DIY Acne and Acne Scar Essential Oil Recipes Why would you want DIY recipes for acne and acne scars? Isn’t store-bought better? I used to think that way. As someone who has battled acne for most of my life, I can tell you that sometimes simple really is better. A lot of those acne creams you see online and in stores are full of ingredients that will actually clog your pores even more. They have very convincing packaging, testimonials, and they promise to get r...
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How to Edit Photos Using Only Apps

How to Edit Photos Using Only Apps
How to Edit Photos Using Only Apps Photo editing is a valuable skill whether you’re an influencer or an Instagram addict! Programs like Photoshop and LightRoom are great for professional bloggers and photographers, but not everyone has the time to pull out their laptop and overcome the learning curve that comes with sophisticated programs like those. That is where photo editing apps come into play. When I’m in a hurry or have to edit on the fly, I will often use iPhone apps to edit my photos. All of the editing apps mentioned below are readily available for both Android and iOS systems. ...
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Real Talk: Why I Switched to Grey Towels

Real Talk: Why I Switched to Grey Towels
Why I Switched to Grey Turkish Towels and Where to Find a Great Deal! Maybe it’s because I’m a Taurus, but I need to have nice, CLEAN towels, blankets, pillowcases and other soft things in my life. When they start to get stained, frayed and torn up (as they inevitably seem to do since my washing machine eats fabrics and my cats claw up everything within reach), I always want to replace them immediately, but often can’t afford to do that. I recently had a “towel brainstorm” and some of you will hear it and be like “DUH Jen!” But I want to walk you through my thought process anyway. Okay ...
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Do You Really Need a Jade Roller?

Do You Really Need a Jade Roller?
Do You Really Need a Jade Roller? I’m sure by now you’ve seen photos of jade rollers all over your Instagram feed. Beauty addicts everywhere are sharing carefully styled shots of their green jade and pink crystal rollers, implying that they are necessary parts of their beauty routines. But what are they for? What do they really do? Detective Jen is on the case – read on my friends! Jade rollers have been used in China since ancient times (seventh century baby!). They are not new – they’re just new to some of us over here on this side of the planet. Articles all over the web promise ...
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4 Fun Things to do in Chicago

4 Fun Things to do in Chicago
Chicago Travel Guide: Top 4 Fun Things to do in Chicago Chicago is such a beautiful city, from it’s breathtaking skyline on beautiful Lake Michigan, exquisite architecture, and lakefront trails, Chicago has it all. While there are hundreds of activities to choose from, if you’re a first-timer, you’ll want to experience some of the more iconic spots that the Windy City has to offer. Here are my top four Chicago sightseeing picks that are always a great time. SkyDeck Chicago For some, the Willis Tower will forever be known and called the Sears Tower. This iconic skyscraper is 110 storie...
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7 Adult and Couples Things to Do in San Diego

7 Adult and Couples Things to Do in San Diego
7 Adult and Couples Things to Do in San Diego When it’s time to take a break from work, Gregg and I typically don’t want to go to places teeming with little ones having meltdowns or crowded theme parks with long lines. San Diego is the perfect location to decompress. From the miles of beautiful beaches, endless sunshine and entertainment galore, you’re sure to find plenty to do whether it’s daytime fun or nightlife adventures. Check out our seven ideas for fun things for adults and couples to do in San Diego. 1. Gaslamp Quarter Gaslamp Quarter is a 16 block district that used to be h...
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Cruelty Free Covergirl Dupes for Revlon Makeup

Cruelty Free Covergirl Dupes for Revlon Makeup
Cruelty Free Covergirl Dupes for Revlon Makeup I know most of you have heard the good news that Covergirl is cruelty free now! It feels weird to be writing about Covergirl since I’ve been avoiding them for so long. But now they are legitimately Leaping Bunny certified cruelty free and not selling in China, so this is great news for the cruelty free community. Since Covergirl is back on the good list, I thought I’d share some cruelty free dupes for Revlon makeup (Revlon is NOT cruelty free). Now, these are not EXACT dupes by any stretch, but they are similar. Basically, if you have to cho...
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Too Faced Tutti Frutti Review and Swatches

Too Faced Tutti Frutti Review and Swatches
Too Faced Tutti Frutti collection review and swatches by Claudia Materdomini of I Like to Talk Blog for cruelty free beauty blog My Beauty Bunny. Too Faced Tutti Frutti Review and Swatches! There has never been a makeup collection that has made me more hungry for fruit and glitter at the same time! The Too Faced Tutti Frutti Collection has the word FUN written all over it with it’s bold colors and enticing textures that include glitters and shimmers. I’ve previously reviewed and swatched the Dew You Foundation line that is part of the Tutti Frutti gang, and now I bring you the accoutreme...
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How to Take Better Product Photos for Instagram

How to Take Better Product Photos for Instagram
Tips for Better Product Photography Tired of below average product photos? Are you looking to up your product photography game? Want to create better photos for your Instagram page? The good news is that you don’t have to be a professional photographer to take awesome pictures! Here are some basic tips to make your product photos stand out.  Use Natural Lighting This is probably the most important tip of all. The first thing any expert will tell you is that lighting is the key to a good shot, and natural lighting is the best (and cheapest) way to improve the quality of a photo. Try t...
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Is Herbal Essences Really Cruelty Free?

Is Herbal Essences Really Cruelty Free?
Is Herbal Essences Really Cruelty Free? As usual, when a press release comes out announcing that a brand that has been historically NOT cruelty free, I have a lot of questions! You guys have also been asking me if Herbal Essences hair products are really cruelty free, so I reached out to my sources for more information. Of course I want this to be true, but I have to investigate before I make a decision. Everything below that is italicized is directly quoted from PETA or Leaping Bunny. The original press release announcing that Herbal Essences is cruelty free was sent out by PETA. Here i...
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