Billie's New Beauty Line Makes it Easy to go Clean

Billie's dreamy, new clean beauty packs an effective punch, especially the Super Salve.
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Apr. 8, 2020
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Cherie is an online community of beauty lovers sharing their stories, whether that's their favorite products, makeup tutorials, or skincare routines. Download the app today to be a part of #BeautyWithoutBarriers and show the world what beauty means to you! Cleaning up my skincare products has been on my New Years' resolution list for something like the past 3 years. The thing that stops me from having everything in my bathroom be clean is that shmoneyyyy. Even if I splurge on a $36 clean face wash once, can I really buy it again, and again, and again? Nope, and I never do. So the revolving door to my vanity remains a mixed bag of clean formulas and traditional beauty, and while I feel I've locked down the efficacy of my routine, I know things can only be better for myself (and the earth) by choosing cleaner beauty formulas. If you love beauty, or Instagram, you've probably seen Billie's branding in some way shape or form. They're known for their razors and radical campaigns around shaving as a choice—and honestly as someone who doesn't shave, I've always wanted a reason to try anything from Billie. Lo and behold, their recently launched beauty essentials. Comprising of the most-used beauty products amongst women—dry shampoo, face wipes, and lip salve—this clean beauty line makes it super easy (and affordable) to clean up your vanity. To sweeten the deal, on a scale of 1-10 on EWG's Skin Deep Databse, 1 being the cleanest, all Billie's new products rate at a 1-2!The superstar: Super SalveWorth it? YES!This one is my favorite of the line, and it easily found its way into my everyday routine. I love how the base ingredients are just sunflower oil, candilila wax, avocado oil, and vitamin E, because I can use this on my eczema and not just on my lips (in the classic untinted flavor of course!).
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The earth (and skin) friendly wipe: Wonder WipesWorth it? YES!The biggest qualm I have with face wipes is how wasteful it is to throw away one of these every single night. My second biggest qualm was that they never took makeup off as good as cleansing oils, or even micellar water. Billie's Wonder Wipes solve these qualms with their wipes being 100% biodegradable, and the clean formula actually taking off (almost) all of my makeup with just one towel! The weave of this cloth is THICK and the cloths are also nice and big so one will usually do the trick. I'll still be double cleansing after using a wipe, though, because clean skin is way too important to me.
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The oil repeller: Floof Dry ShampooWorth it? No.If you have a dry, itchy scalp like myself, you probably don't use a dry shapmoo. If you do please share which one, because I've been on the hunt! I tend to wash my hair everyday because I run everyday but I know I it would help my very dry hair if I didn't. Dry shampoos haven't done much to help my scalp, and sadly Floof didn't either. I will say it helped with oil absorption, but my scalp didn't feel clean and in fact was itchier after using this. I will say, if you want to switch your dry shampoo to a cleaner, aerosol free formula, this could be worth a shot!
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