Voila Natural Facial Mask Review + Giveaway! (ends 1/6)

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I recently had the amazing opportunity to try a Dead Sea Mud Facial Mask from Voila Natural! I had never tried a mask of this sort, so I was very interested in discovering more about it. I love natural and organic products, so I was very pleased when I was presented with the chance to try this product complimentary in exchange for an honest/unbiased review. I couldn’t wait to learn more about Viola Natural and the benefits of their Facial Mask!

Here’s a message from Voila Natural:

You are one-of-a-kind. Let’s celebrate and embrace the authentic qualities that make us unique. Experience a healthier and more naturally beautiful you.

We are committed to providing you with pure products for your skin, hair, and nails that inspire your senses and uplift your well-being.

We value your health and well-being and recognize the true importance of how they can affect how you look and feel.

We want to guarantee a refreshing experience, inspired by nature, where you can restore, refresh, renew and rejuvenate with pure beauty products that are as healthy as they are beautifying.

And, we care where each of our ingredients comes from and how each of our formulas is produced, before each Voila Natural product charts its journey to you.

Yours Truly and Purely,

Voila Natural

Where Pure Beauty & Natural Health Go Hand-in-Hand!

To learn more about Voila Natural, click HERE!

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Voila Natural’s Dead Sea Mud Facial Mask was designed to refresh, restore and revitalize your skin! Unlike many other masks, you only need to use this one for 5 minutes to achieve great results. It works on all skin types and can even be used on your hair to deep cleanse, detoxify, clarify and even moisturize! I find it really interesting that you can also use it as a hair mask. That is something I never would have thought to do, so I will absolutely be trying it that way as well.

I used this Dead Sea Mud treatment as a Facial Mask, and I really enjoyed the experience! I only needed to use a small amount to cover my entire face in a very thin layer. The mask immediately started to tingle upon application, and I could feel my skin begin to purge itself of all of its toxins. I admit that I am a bit of a skeptic when it comes to the effectiveness of facial masks, but this one has definitely enlightened me. I could actually feel the mask as it worked overtime to detoxify and clarify my skin. The only negative thing that I could find about this mask was its licorice scent. I personally hate licorice, but benefits of using this mask far exceed my dislike of licorice. After rinsing it off, all thoughts of scent evaporated because my skin felt AMAZING! It was so smooth, and my complexion has cleared up so much! My face feels cleaner than I ever thought possible, and I will definitely be using this mask again and again.

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I am equally both shocked and thrilled with how much I ended up loving it, and I would love to share the amazing experience with all of you. Fortunately, Voila Natural has offered to sponsor a giveaway! Yayyy! So now I really do get to share this experience with one of my very lucky readers! Please note that Voila Natural is responsible for supplying the winner with their prize. This giveaway is open to the US ONLY.

To enter to win your very own Voila Natural Facial Mask, just click on the link that says “Voila Natural Dead Sea Mud Facial Mask Giveaway!” below:

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Voila Natural Dead Sea Mud Facial Mask Giveaway!

GOOD LUCK!

But if you can’t wait or simply want some more information, you can find it on Amazon by clicking HERE!

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By: Celise Hartgrove

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Disclosure: The above mentioned product was given to me complimentary in exchange for an honest/unbiased review. Regardless, I would never recommend products that I have not personally used myself. All opinions are 100% my own.

Old Factory Candles Review + Giveaway!

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I recently had the opportunity to test natural soy candles from Old Factory Candles! I am a serious candle LOVER, so I was very interested in trying these! I have tried soy candles in the past, and have had a great experience. So let’s see how these held up!

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Old Factory Candles come in 12 different sets! Each set contains 3 different scents paired together to compliment each other.

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I selected the “Coffee Shop” set, but there are so many sets to choose from!

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Here is a list of the different sets Old Factory Candles offers:

Fall Harvest – Pumpkin Spice, Cranberry, Autumn Leaves

Happy Holidays – Christmas Tree, Candy Cane, Gingerbread

Winter Wonderland – Hot Cocoa, Roasted Chestnut, First Snow

Romance – Rose Petals, Champagne, Dark Chocolate

Fresh & Clean – Lemongrass, Olive Blossom, Fresh Linen

Spa Day – Cucumber, Lemongrass, Green Tea

Vacation – Sea Breeze, Hawaiian Lei, Awapuhi

Coffee Shop – Coffee Bean, Hazelnut, Chai Tea

Man Cave – Straight Razor, Leather, Mahogany

High as a Kite – Cannabis, Incense, Bag O’ Cookies

New Born Baby – Baby Powder, Baby Shampoo, First Blanket

50 Shades – Leather, Jasmine Bubbles, Vanilla Sex

To learn more about Old Factory Candles, click HERE!

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 The scents in this set were yummy. My house really smells like a coffee shop! They burn clean, and still haven’t died out on me! I only need to burn them for an hour or so at a time, then I let them re-solidify. They have already lasted me over a week and are only about halfway done! My absolute favorite scent from this set is the Chai Tea. It has a great spicy/sweet scent that reminds me EXACTLY of actual chai tea.

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I love that Old Factory Candles are made with natural soy! I love soy candles because they burn longer and smell so much better than others. The packaging on these candles is also very nice! It reminds me of the Old West, and is neutral enough to gift to either a man or a woman. I definitely recommend trying one of their sets for yourself.

To try Old Factory Candles for yourself (or as a gift!), click HERE!

Guess what! Old Factory Candles has offered to sponsor a giveaway! Yayyyyy!!!! Please note that Old Factory Candles is responsible for supplying the winner with their prize. This giveaway is open to the US ONLY, and you need to have an Amazon account to claim your prize. 

To enter to win your very own Old Factory Candles set of your choice, just click on the link that says “Old Factory Candles Giveaway!” below:

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Old Factory Candles Giveaway!

GOOD LUCK!

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By: Celise Hartgrove

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Hey. By the way, have you entered any of my giveaways? To check out what giveaways I currently have going, click HERE!

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Grandma Hoerner’s Big Slice Apples Review + Giveaway! (Ends 12/8)

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I recently had the opportunity to try some Big Slice Apples from Grandma Hoerner’s Foods! My kiddies love apples, so I was really excited for them to try these!

Here’s a little information on Big Slice Apples, direct from the source:

We’ve cooked up something pretty special to share with you! We started out making apples, big chunky slices slowly cooked in their own naturally sweet sauce, and then we had a groundbreaking idea. We put them in an on-the-go pouch, capturing all that rich, natural goodness and flavor of Grandma’s best in an industry-disrupting package. Big Slice initially launched into 250 Super Target locations in January, and in February they launched into 1,625+ Target locations. This is pretty amazing stuff for an American company from the heart of the Midwest, originally created by a grandson trying to recreate his grandmother’s amazing big sliced apples!

To learn more about Grandma Hoerner’s Foods, click HERE!

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Big Slice Apples can be eaten straight out of the pouch, and come in a variety of different tastes. They come in 3 collections (pure, fit, luxe) and 16 delicious flavors! They’re a great healthy snack that’s free from any high fructose corn syrup. They come in either 4.5 oz pouches or a sharable 19 oz package! You can pour them over Greek yogurt and whole grain waffles, or mix them with your favorite hot cereal, etc..

Grandma Hoerner’s was kind enough to send me 8 flavors of their Big Slice Apples to review, so let’s go ahead and check them out!

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Natural 4.5 oz pouch

Only 90 calories – 2g of fiber per serving – Naturally fat free – Naturally gluten free – Non-GMO

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Cherry Vanilla 4.5 oz pouch

Only 90 calories – 2g of fiber per serving – Naturally fat free – Naturally gluten free – Non-GMO

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Blueberry Pomegranate 4.5 oz pouch

Only 80 calories – 2g of fiber per serving – Naturally fat free – Naturally gluten free – Non-GMO

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Raspberry Hibiscus & Green Coffee Extract 4.5 oz pouch

Only 70 calories – 4g of fiber per serving – 30mg of caffeine per serving – Naturally fat free – Naturally gluten free – Non-GMO

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Banana Mango & Hemp Seed 4.5 oz pouch

Great source of protein – Rich in Omegas 3 & 6 – Naturally gluten free – 2g of fiber per serving – Non-GMO

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Pineapple Passion Fruit & Fiber 4.5 oz pouch

Only 110 calories – 5g of fiber per serving – Naturally fat free – Naturally gluten free

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Cinnamon French Toast 4.5 oz pouch

Only 90 calories – 2g of fiber per serving – Naturally fat free – Naturally gluten free – Non-GMO

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Boysenberry Chocolate 4.5 oz pouch

Only 70 calories – 3g of fiber per serving – Naturally fat free – Naturally gluten free – Non-GMO

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The kids really enjoyed tasting all of the different flavors! Having their seal of approval really won me over. Kids can be so picky with what they eat, so you can be assured that these are some seriously yummy apples!

Itching to try Big Slice Apples for yourself? Click HERE to check them out!

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Guess what! Grandma Hoerner’s has offered to sponsor a giveaway! Yayyyyy!!!! Please note that Grandma Hoerner’s is responsible for supplying the winner with their prize.  

To enter to win your very own bunch of yummy Big Slice Apples, just click on the link that says “Big Slice Apples Giveaway!” below:

GIVEAWAY! 

Big Slice Apples Giveaway!

GOOD LUCK! 

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By: Celise Hartgrove

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Hey. By the way, have you entered any of my giveaways? To check out what giveaways I currently have going, click HERE!

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

November Send Me Gluten Free Review + Giveaway + Discount! (ends 12/15)

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Send Me Gluten Free is a monthly subscription box that is LOADED with awesome gluten free items! Finding gluten free products can prove to be really difficult, so I love how this subscription helps make it so much easier!

Here’s a little information about Send Me Gluten Free, direct from the source:

Our mission is to help the gluten free community by providing great resources and fun ways to try new products that are safe for you and your family. That mission is so important to us because we get it…we have families that live gluten free and most of our team lives gluten free too. We know first-hand how difficult it can be to find the best products and we’re here to make all of that easier with our monthly subscription box. We hope you’ll join us!

Send Me Gluten Free has four sign up options. The more months you commit to, the more money you save! Here are their sign up options:

 Month to month plan – $30/month + FREE shipping. This subscription will auto-renew, but you can cancel anytime!

3 month plan – $26/month + FREE shipping. This is a prepaid subscription of $78. This subscription will auto-renew, but you can cancel anytime!

6 month plan – $24/month + FREE shipping. This is a prepaid subscription of $144. This subscription will auto-renew, but you can cancel anytime!

12 month plan – $20/month + FREE shipping. This is a prepaid subscription of $240. This subscription will auto-renew, but you can cancel anytime!

With Send Me Gluten Free, you will receive 8-12 new gluten free products! The contents vary each month, but you can expect to receive a mix of full and sample sized supplements, food, personal care items and household products that support your gluten free lifestyle!

Send Me Gluten Free was kind enough to send me their November box to review, so let’s go ahead and check it out!

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At first glance, everything is packaged very nicely!

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I love the little envelope filled with information and coupons!

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Pascha Organic Dark Chocolate (FULL SIZE)

This is way more than just a simple chocolate bar. This is a vegan, peanut free, nut free, soy free, dairy free, egg free, wheat free, gluten free, non-GMO chocolate bar! It is completely free of the 8 major allergens and is made in a dedicated allergen free facility.

This 3.5 oz bar retails for $4.80 on Amazon!

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Nature’s Path Organic Sunrise Crunchy Vanilla (sample)

This is a sample of an organic, vegan, non-GMO, gluten free cereal. The kids loved it!

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Ocean’s Halo – The Seaweed Chip (FULL SIZE)

These seaweed chips contain no MSG and no preservatives. They are also non-GMO, gluten free and boast no artificial ANYTHING! They have a very unique taste and come in a 100% compostable bag!

These retail for $4.16 on Amazon!

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Amazing Foods for life Vegan Banana Chocolate Chip Muffin Mix and nuun electrolyte enhanced drink tab in lemon lime (samples)

These are samples of a vegan muffin mix and an electrolyte drink tab.

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Breeze Bars in Chocolate Cranberry and Original Peanut Crunch (FULL SIZE)

These delicious nutrition bars are both gluten and dairy free! They are manufactured in a gluten free facility in the USA. The kiddies even liked them!

These retail for about $4.38 a piece on Amazon, totaling $8.76!

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WOW Baking Company Chocolate Chip Cookie

These wheat and gluten free chocolate chip cookies are all-natural and contain no trans fat! They are also so tasty that it is very hard to believe!

This 1 oz size retails for about $1 on Amazon..

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Snack Out Loud Foods smoky chipotle bbq crunchy bean snack (FULL SIZE)

These are lightly roasted beans that are gentle on your tummy, yet yummy to eat! They are a natural source of fiber, protein and iron, and are also gluten free, nut free, non-GMO, all-natural and vegan!

These retail for about $1.99 on Amazon..

Hodgson Mill Flax – Chia (sample)

This is a sample of gluten free, Brown Milled Flax Seed and White Chia Seed. I sprinkled this in the kids’ sandwiches and they gobbled it up like nothing had changed.

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Boulder Canyon Natural Foods – Sea Salt & Cracked Pepper Kettle Cooked Potato Chips (FULL SIZE)

These all-natural, gluten free potato chips are non-GMO, kosher and vegan, and contain no MSG, trans fat or cholesterol! They also taste REALLY good!

These retail for about $1.18 on Amazon..

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PBthins Peanut Butter Crackers (FULL SIZE)

These all-natural peanut butter crackers are made with real peanut butter! They also are gluten free and contain no preservatives. The kids LOVED these!

These retail for $5.49 on Amazon!

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Swerve the all-natural sweetener (sample)

This all-natural sweetener measures just like sugar and is safe for diabetics!

Coupon for 35 cents off a product from Hodgson Mill..

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The final retail value of the November Send Me Gluten Free Subscription Box (minus the samples, but including the coupons!) comes to about $37.23! Ultimately, this is a great box for someone living a gluten free lifestyle. It would also be great for someone looking for healthy alternatives to their usual lifestyle. The kids loved all of the healthy snacks, so that is a definite plus for me!

To try Send Me Gluten Free for yourself, or to get more information, click HERE and use the code “BLOG20” for 20% off any length subscription!

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Guess what! Send Me Gluten Free has offered to sponsor a giveaway! Yayyyyy!!!! Please note that you are not guaranteed the exact box in the image. Every month is different, and contents will vary. This is only an example. 

To enter to win your very own January Send Me Gluten Free Subscription Box, just click on the link that says “January Send Me Gluten Free Subscription Box!” below:

GIVEAWAY!

January Send Me Gluten Free Subscription Box!

GOOD LUCK!

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By: Celise Hartgrove

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Hey. By the way, have you entered any of my giveaways? To check out what giveaways I currently have going, click HERE!

Disclosure: I was given this box for review purposes, but all opinions are 100% my own.

Yalmeh Glory Bright Eye Gel Review + Giveaway! Ends 11/15/14

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I recently had the opportunity to try Yalmeh’s Glory Bright Eye Gel! I have tried plenty of eye CREAMS, but the idea of an eye GEL intrigued me. It also has really pretty packaging!

Here’s some information about Yalmeh, direct from the source:

We do not test our products on animals NEVER-EVER. Our products are Made in the U.S.A. in our Advanced FDA Registered Facility. Everyone that uses our products, come back for more. We must be doing something right!

To learn more about Yalmeh and their products, click HERE

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Their Glory Bright Eye Gel contains Plant Stem Cells, Matrixyl 3000 and Hyaluronic Acid for superior anti-aging effects which hydrate the eye area to avoid premature aging. This eye gel has an advanced formula specifically made for the delicate skin around your eyes to reverse the signs of aging. Its non-greasy formula is quick-absorbing and fast-acting.

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Yalmeh’s Glory Bright Eye Gel dramatically reduces the appearance of dark circles, puffiness, dryness and sagging around the eyes. It also increases softness, and firms and plumps the skin around the eyes. It contains all natural ingredients. That means no toxic chemicals or additives, no mineral oil, no sulfates or alcohol, and no propylene glycol or parabens.

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I love that their formula is 100% natural and 75% organic! I applied the eye gel morning and night, and noticed significantly softer skin in the areas I applied it. I only had to use a tiny bit and dab it into my skin, which means it will last me a very long time. I also used it on my forehead and cheek area, and around my mouth. The effect was the same in those areas, and it felt very soothing, in addition to providing softness.

To try Yalmeh Glory Bright Eye Gel for yourself, click HERE

Yalmeh has also offered to sponsor a giveaway for their Glory Bright Eye Gel! Yayyyy! You can enter to win this eye gel for yourself by clicking the link with its name below…

GIVEAWAY! 

Yalmeh Glory Bright Eye Gel

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By: Celise Hartgrove

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I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Azure Naturals Ultimate Vitamin C Serum Review + Giveaway! Ends 10/29/14!

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Azure Naturals recently sent me their ULTIMATE Vitamin C Serum to review. This skin repairing serum increases cellular renewal by boosting the production of collagen and elastin. It contains Vitamin C, Ferulic Acid, and Vitamin E which are all powerful antioxidants that when combined can provide up to eight-fold antioxidant protection, 96% reduction of sunburn cells, and prevent the formation of free radicals in sun exposed skin.

To learn more about their ULTIMATE Vitamin C Serum, or to purchase for yourself, click HERE!

Considering that summer just ended, this is the perfect time to work on getting my skin healthy again! If you’d like to join me on my quest for healthy skin, Azure Naturals has offered to sponsor a giveaway so one (or more) of my followers can enter to try their Vitamin C Serum for themselves! Yay!

Azure Naturals provides high quality facial skin care and anti-aging products using natural and organic ingredients whenever possible. They are committed to delivering the finest skin care system and making sure their clients are 100% satisfied with the results.

To learn more about Azure Naturals, click HERE!

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I applied the Vitamin C Serum twice a day, morning and night. You can also just use it in the morning, but I really wanted to get the full effect. I moisturized afterwards and immediately felt that my skin was softer! I am really happy with the results and am looking forward to other people’s reactions.

Azure Naturals is made in the USA. It contains no alcohol or parabens, and is never tested on animals. This gluten-free, plant based serum is also cruelty-free, and contains no GMOs.

To ENTER for a chance to WIN an Azure Naturals ULTIMATE Vitamin C Serum for yourself, just click HERE or just use the rafflecopter below! 🙂

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Please note that I will be verifying all entries.. Prize currently has an Amazon value of $19.95!

Thank you so much for entering my very first giveaway! So excited! Good luck! 😀

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By: Celise Hartgrove

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