First Impressions – Maison Jacynthe

We are all picture persons. Even I, much more into writing and reading than into taking pictures or looking at them react subconsciously to the pretty images on display.

And brands know that. If you look at their leaflets, you most of the time don’t even have to read to see what the whole thing is about.


First Impressions Maison Jacynthe
First Impressions Maison Jacynthe


Same is true about Maison Jacynthe, both the leaflet and the website. And that is great, because at the moment, it is only available in French. Probably because they are based in Quebec.

Maison Jacynthe is a Canadian 100% natural brand that does skincare and makeup. I had the opportunity to try some of their makeup, and tried it first time for you on camera!


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Organic Surge Brightening Hot Cloth Cleanser – Is natural always better?

I am a scientist at heart.

Even though I am well aware of the limitations they have, I love studies and case reports and all the neat little numbers and diagrams that come with them.

That being said, I do understand that man-made may be scary for some.

But is natural always better? Or, to put it that way: Is natural always safe?



Organic Surge brightening hot cloth cleanser
Organic Surge Brightening Hot Cloth cleanser


I don’t think so. Natural ingredients are just that: Grown by nature. That makes them neither better nor worse than man-made stuff. Especially when it comes to adverse reactions.

Preamble aside, let´s talk about Organic Surge Brightening Hot Cloth Cleanser. I will explain what my point is further down the line.

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