July 27, 2016

We Tried It: Natural Skincare on a $15 Budget

While we try out new brands at Beauty Bets like it’s our job (it kind of is, after all), we’re always looking for products that work like a charm and are as plant-based as possible. It’s rare that they meet our criteria without being an investment (good ingredients and thoughtful formulations cost money!), so when Maya […]

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July 22, 2016

Meditation in a Bottle

It’s one of the most peaceful, restorative positions in yoga, a relief after the grueling ups and downs, twists and turns of class. Child’s pose has the power to instantly calm a racing mind and tender limbs. It’s better than sleep; it’s fully present rest for a weary body and spirit. Some days, I wish I could stay […]

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July 20, 2016

In Praise of Lazy Summer Days

I promised myself that THIS SUMMER I would spend more time doing nothing. Maybe it’s a Midwest thing (we do have a scarcity issue . . .), but usually as soon as it warms up the social and travel calendars fill up. Not this year! With a new home and a new love, I’m making […]

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Note to Self
494B7743 July 11, 2016

The Reason We Are Here

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    Born and raised in Minnesota by surprisingly low-maintenance parents, beauty writer and lifestyle editor Elizabeth Dehn (aka Bets) spent her awkward years buying Mood lipstick and whipping up DIY face masks before founding Beauty Bets in 2009.
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