This winter, check out the picks for our “Cool Outrageous Stuff” section, all of which can be found in our upcoming combined December and January issue.
Our first “Cool Outrageous Stuff” pick comes from Tayvada—a POC, female-owned, small business and lifestyle brand that focuses on improving self-care through the mind, body, and spirit. The Tayvada Reusable Makeup Remover Pads are made with four layers of fabric, including highly absorbent, hypoallergenic bamboo. Each set purchase includes two types of reusable makeup pads—the Plush White Terry Bamboo Pads, which work best with toners, serums, and face masks, and the Grey Charcoal Bamboo Pads, which are perfect for removing makeup. $17.99 at www.tayvada.com
Bee the Change
Honey is the perfect companion to the warm drinks of the holiday season. So make sure you are obtaining your sweet honeycomb from Pass the Honey—our second product pick from this month’s “Cool Outrageous Stuff” selection. This product is made using sustainable techniques that help protect the bees. And, the company is committed to evolving these sustainable practices and helping them become more widespread. In addition to being delicious, honeycomb is also really nutritious. Buy your own pack for $34.99 at www.passthehoney.com
Goodbye to the Dry
Protect your lips from the cold weather with Package Free’s vegan lip balm. Made with fair trade organic cocoa butter and coconut oil, this product can help protect your hands, face, or any other exposed skin from being dry. This product is available in Rosemary Eucalyptus, Coconut Cacao, or Sweet Orange Tangerine. Additionally, it is wrapped in a paper tube to avoid the waste of single-use plastic. $14 at www.packagefreeshop.com
A Sweet Treat
This year, make Santa the best cookies he has ever had with Foodstirs’ organic Chocolate Chippy Cookie Mix. Made with fair trade chocolate and other ethically sourced ingredients, these cookies are sure to satisfy the sweet cravings of the holiday season. The cookie mix is also low in sugar, free of artificial junk, and non-GMO verified. You can even use the mix to make vegan cookies. $5.99 at www.foodstirs.com