Below are stories of women who choose to embrace, discover and discuss their own kind of beauty. These women define beauty by not just doing something that is expected because they are women, but for the betterment of themselves and the culture of women. Let’s all look at beauty in a new light today.
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To be awake is to be alive.
-Henry David Thoreau
Finally spring is showing itself, and finally we are able to settle down outside and admire it.
With the arrival of spring I have started to notice an interesting amount of “photographers” taking snap shots of the new season. Women, men, old, young, couples, singles, professionals, [...]
These bookmarked articles embody everything that is Samvid. Enjoy!
Watered Down Beauty
Do you know why water is added to your beauty products? While water is essential for our bodies SW Basics explains why you should avoid water in any of your products.
Your Two Sided Tongue
“Do not hurt others [...]
I recently took a good friend of mine shopping for a plant-based face cleanser. While she did her best to find the most natural one, she quickly become lost in the world of really good marketing. It isn’t just her that gets lost in the marketing, millions of women and men are [...]
How to naturally reduce your sweating and smelling.
The fact is your body is made to sweat and produce odor. Common body odor is [...]
Deodorants and Antiperspirants
“It is neither possible nor desirable to try to completely eliminate body odors. You don’t want to kill helpful bacteria on the skin while trying to kill the harmful ones. “
Professor Vemuri of Applied Sciences from UC Davis
If you are still searching for the best way [...]
“To the people who love you, you are beautiful already.
This is not because they’re blind to your shortcomings but because they so clearly see your soul.
Your shortcomings then dim by comparison.
The people who care about you are willing to let you be imperfect and beautiful, too.”
Victoria Moran, Lit From Within: [...]
I like children, I have worked with children, I am good with children, I love my niece and nephew, but this year my husband and I officially decided to not have children, ever. I believe choosing not to have kids is a very thoughtful decision that deserves every man and woman’s consideration.
When was the last time you looked at your makeup bag? Do you use everything? Are your products good for your skin? Whether you wear makeup everyday or every once in a blue moon it’s still important to make sure the products you use are not bacteria ridden or contain worrisome ingredients.
A simple makeup bag is a good solution if you [...]
This year on Thanksgiving I decided to make little cards for everyone coming to my house, I call them “I am thankful for you cards.” I hung about eight of them from leftover wooden clips on my curtain rode. When Thanksgiving came around the first question I got was, “Did you find this on Pinterest?!” Nope. I just…thought of [...]