The Detox Market

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One of my absolute favourite places to find beauty products is at The Detox Market. The Detox Market originally started as a pop up store and eventually went on to open four permanent locations; two in California and two here in Toronto. The store carries a whole slew of organic, clean and green products from well known brands including Indie Lee, Briogeo, RMS Beauty and Tata Harper as well as several brands that you may not have heard about yet. With beauty trending towards less toxic ingredients and cleaner/greener brands gaining more popularity, there are so many more choices vs. even five years ago.

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The ‘Cleaner’ Product Challenge


In my post¬†from a couple of weeks ago I had mentioned that I was testing out a new cleaner beauty routine. Looking for products with better-for-you ingredients that work well. I started putting everything into one post but it was starting to become the world’s longest blog post so I’ve split everything into two categories; Face Skincare/Makeup and Body Products….and it’s still a lengthy read so I’ll summarize the list at the beginning and for those who are interested in a longer in depth review, keep reading below.

Face Skincare and Makeup

  • Indie Lee Brightening Cleanser
  • Indie Lee Co Q10 Toner
  • Bioderma or Garnier Micellar Water makeup remover
  • Out of Africa Shea Butter
  • First Aid Beauty Eye Duty Triple Remedy AM Gel Cream
  • IT Cosmetics Your Skin But Better CC+ Cream With SPF 50+
  • bareMinerals BARESKIN Complete Coverage Serum Concealer
  • Bite Beauty Multisticks in Lotus and Cocoa
  • Bite Beauty Agave Lip Mask and Lip Balm
  • Bite Beauty Lip Pencil in #010
  • Ilia Tinted Lip Conditioner in Blossom Lady & Arabian Knights
  • Physicians Formula Organic Wear Jumbo Lash and Fakeout Mascaras

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