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All natural, Halal and Wudhu-friendly Concealers!

Concealer has long been the item that we all seem to be on the lookout for, And with due reason, after all, It can cover a sleepless night, dark circles and an overnight study session. But while it can do all these things, could it also benefit your skin?... I hear the crickets, can you? For the longest time I think us as women have accepted the fact that in order to get good coverage from makeup, what was importart was just that, -The coverage- but I wanted to create something that could give me the coverage we need, and at the same time be good to my skin, and actually do something good instead of clogging my pores! Enter...

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What's a Mineral veil?

The mineral veil is one the best sellers around here, do you want to know why?  Because it solves the biggest problems we have when it comes to applying makeup:  Oily face: Mineral veil Shiny face: Mineral veil  Large pores: Mineral veil Fine lines: Mineral veil  So that's that! The mineral veil is awesome, and best of all is an all natural way to achieve skin that looks healthy and IS healthy! If you look at the ingredient list on a lot of todays finishing powders and sprays, you will find that a lot of them contain ingredients that can make your skin look good, but can damage it and cause irritation after, so what I wanted to achieve with...

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Wudhu Friendly Makeup - How does it work?

Salam aleikum! Hello and Hola to all of you sisters!!! In today's post I am talking about something that has been the sole reason for the creation of my cosmetics: Whudu and Prayer!  **(If you are new here, whudu is the ritual cleansing muslims have to do before performing their prayers) Something I get asked a lot is, how is the makeup whudu friendly? Does it mean I can take whudu over it? The very simple answer is Yes! You can take whudu over the makeup, because there are no ingredients that can form a barrier that can prevent the water from reaching the skin. The Mineral powders are the best option because not only are they breathable, but they can...

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5 Wudhu-Friendly makeup tips

Prayer and the use of makeup is a heavily talked about subject, but one that does not get too much importance, so if you are wondering how can you balance your spiritual duties with a all natural and halal cosmetic routine, read on!    1. Make sure your makeup is Halal: This is the first step in having purity when it comes time to our Salah (prayer). Ingredients like collagen, gelatin, tallow, alcohol, among others, can make the creams and makeup you are applying to your skin impure, and as believing women we must try our best to make our cleanliness reach all the aspects of our life.( to learn more about which ingredients are not permissible  (haraam) read my...

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