Hi, I’m Kiera! I’m a homebirth mama of one, a Birth & Postpartum Doula, and a Newborn Care Specialist. My passion for birth work came well before my decision to […]
Category: Shubhangini’s Thoughts
Covid versus the career woman
COVID versus the career woman The other week I shared my labor story, and I am thrilled about the response I received. It made me so happy that it resonated […]
My labor story
Prior to going into labor most of the labor stories I read were wonderful and dreamy. And while the YouTube birth giving videos did scare me, overall, I was pretty […]
The bare necessities skincare routine
“Look for the bare necessities The simple bare necessities Forget about your worries and your strife I mean the bare necessities Old Mother Nature’s recipes That brings the bare necessities […]
Beauty Marketing: friend or foe?
“Mirror mirror on the wall. Who’s the fairest of them all?” From a young age, girls are reminded how important looks are. Whether it is a Disney movie, fashionable clothing […]
What does Natural REALLY mean?
What is natural? The natural movement is strong. We hear the word on a daily basis. Almost every product from food to beauty to pet food uses the word natural. […]
How pretty packaging tricks us
Recently I wrote about ‘What Natural REALLY means?’ and as we learned, it really could mean anything, there is no definition. This becomes extra tricky when you bring in packaging. […]
How do you trust your beauty brand? 4 tips to navigate this problem.
Did you know that 182 beauty brands are represented by just 7 companies? These don’t even include other indie brands; this year at the Indie Beauty Expo in NY there […]
Lifting the veil on prices on beauty products: What are you paying for? How are they priced?
As a consumer you think when you pay $X for beauty products you are paying for the quality […]
Your skin is an organ! Find out the number 1 reason why it is important to remember this.
Since launching the blog, I have talked so much about ingredients and the business of beauty. But this week I want to give you the back story on why I […]