• skinGreen Tidings Deodorant & Skincare ReviewGreen Tidings is a brand I have used and known for years and they even launched an OBL CLUB campaign to have dozens of members test and review their products. You can see what the OBL community thought here. The line was started by Jenny, who after losing her sister to cancer when she was 19, studied natural ... skin (8/16/2018)READ MORE
  • travelBEST PLACES TO EAT IN MONTPELLIER, FRANCEFirst off, I'm sorry that I didn't get to show you guys as many beautiful destinations as I got to last summer (Sardinia, Cannes, Monaco, Lisbon, Algarve, Lanzarote, Canary Island- so many last year!). This summer I stayed closer to home, visiting nearby Lyon (2 hours by car from Geneva) and Montpellier (4 hours by ... travel (8/8/2018)READ MORE
  • skinMax and Me: High-Vibe & Holistic SkincareI often get asked, "What's high-vibrational or high-vibe skincare?". I like to describe it in layman's terms as skincare that specifically uses ingredients known to have high energy so they work not only at skin's cellular level but also on a mind and spirit level. Yes, it falls into "woo woo wellness" or in this ... skin (6/27/2018)READ MORE
  • WellnessMy Raw Cuisine Workshop with PLANTLABPLANTLAB is a plant-based culinary and wellness educational school offering both online and on-site classes around the world. They teach the art of organic, unprocessed, vegan cooking while encouraging students to consider the broader benefits that stem from a "green" and conscious lifestyle. They don't just teach basic raw cuisine, but refined, elegant and innovative ... Wellness (6/27/2018)READ MORE
  • travelOne of LA’s Best: Ciel Spa at SLS HotelWhen's the last time you've had a Bestie Spa Day? If it's been a while then get on it because it's such a great way to spend quality time with the bestie that's different from the usual brunch or happy hour. Over the weekend I was able to enjoy a fabulous Bestie Spa Day and ... travel (6/25/2018)READ MORE
  • makeupW3ll People Makeup Review (Sold at TARGET)Hi fam I think this is my first makeup review in a very long time so bear with me. You know I'm a skin first gal even though I do wear makeup most days. W3ll People sent me a wide variety of their products a few months ago and I feel like I have thoroughly used ... makeup (5/14/2018)READ MORE
  • skinThe OBL Mother’s Day Gift GuideWith Mother's Day fast approaching I've decided to whip up some gift inspiration based on what I would actually get my own mom. In reality I haven't decided on anything yet! My mom is super picky about her beauty products so I'm not about to waste a bunch of money on a gift she won't ... skin (5/11/2018)READ MORE
  • skinNatural Alternatives to VaselineWhy put a byproduct of the petroleum industry on your skin when there are safer, better natural alternatives available? There are plenty of articles floating on web on just how toxic petroleum jelly is (some insist it can cause cancer due to contamination with Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHS)) if you do a quick Google search. We're ... skin (5/11/2018)READ MORE