apply your supplements

Having grown up on a farm I learned about the importance of nutrients in the soil. Sadly, it has been greatly depleted over the years and the same goes for the foods grown in that nutrient-deficient soil. It has always been clear to me that even with the cleanest diet and lifestyle, it is helpful […]


First of all, the active tanning agent in our DHA-FREE CARAMEL TAN is a yellow to reddish sugar found in red berries, most commonly raspberries. Like DHA, it tans the skin due to a reaction with the amino acids (proteins) in the skin’s dead surface layer, producing a brownish tint. Our DHA-FREE formula works in […]

fall and winter supplement staples

B12 Getting the proper amount of B vitamins is an essential part of your overall health, and Vitamin B12 is one that has particular benefits to multiple systems in your body. B12 is one that we can easily become deficient in – meat eaters and vegans alike. So it is important to supplement because: Boosts […]

cruelty-free could mean animal testing

Since opening HAUT COSMETICS thirteen years ago, I have enjoyed educating people about the importance of toxin-free makeup.  However, I have had the fortune of speaking to all sorts of people interested in cruelty-free makeup, animal testing, and veganism too. I often hear, “I didn’t know animal testing still existed!”. After learning that animal testing […]

mica-free and why

Why did we leave the ‘all-natural’, beautiful Mica frosts out of our makeup? I know that over ninety percent of mineral makeup companies use Mica as their base, especially in their eye shadows, blushes, bronzers and lip glosses. It has always irritated my skin and what is worse, made my oily skin type even shinier. […]

Haut Tools – Vegan Makeup Brushes Online


Vegan Makeup Brushes I always try to apply my makeup without my brushes once in awhile to remind myself of the importance of using the right tools with each product. I also want to relay the most straight-forward application instructions to help people do their makeup efficiently in the morning. “All of our brushes are […]

how to create a 100% safe, body contouring tan

Before I became a makeup artist I pursued a career in the fitness industry. I was never really interested in being involved in sports growing up but I realized lifting weights agreed with me as there was no competition involved. Learning to discipline my body and work it out daily felt like the most natural […]