Clothing, Beauty and Skin Care Products

Why Organic Beauty Is The Way To Go

If you haven't seen this video by BuzzFeed, it provides just a few examples of the multitudinous nasties and no-no's that are found in traditional cosmetics and beauty care products...

An Interview with Negin Niknejad, Esthetician, Reiki Practitioner, Herbalist

SZL gets their favorite NYC-based skincare expert, Negin Niknejad, to spill on some questions we've been dying to ask! Make sure you check out her hand-crafted skincare products on her...

Review: Gypsy Juice Neroli Immortelle Eye Balm

Here at SZL, we're always on the look-out for new, hand-crafted products with an impeccable roster of choice ingredients. When we received eye balms from up-and-coming brand Gypsy Juice this...

Dry Shampoo How-To: Extending Your Style Between Washes

By now, we all know that washing your hair every day is a no-no: not only does it strip your hair of its natural oils, it also causes you to...

Valley Nails: A Non-Toxic Nail Experience in NYC

When Valley Nails was first featured in an article in the New York Times (which chronicled a few salons across Manhattan that had ethical working practices, and even some that...

To Savor Summer Year-Round

  With the invigorating cool of a nightly breeze heralding the arrival of the autumnal equinox (mark your calendars, it's September 23rd!), it is now what we in my family...