5 Secrets To Choosing Make-Up Every Green Mom Should Know October 23, 2014 by Sara Vartanian Photo: Pure Anada During my first trimester of pregnancy with my oldest son, I became distinctly aware that there was something not so pleasant in my makeup. I’d be getting ready for work, “putting on my face” and get nauseated. The smell was so unbearable, I stopped wearing makeup for most of my pregnancy and didn’t start seriously thinking about wearing again until after the birth of my youngest son, two and half years later. In that time, I’d learned to question what was in my cosmetics. I like to think my pregnant body was protecting my baby and I from the potential dangers found in the conventional beauty brands I was wearing. (more…) Hey mama, we all need a community to help us raise our babies green, so let’s keep in touch! Subscribe to my weekly newsletter Newsletter or come chat with me on Twitter. See you soon!