May 2016

  • A BRAND TO TRY: Natura Siberica - From Siberia with love!

    I am deviating a bit from writing about brands made in France as I have made a surprising discovery in my neighborhood city market Monoprix. Natura Siberica is the first premium certified organic cosmetic brand from Russia, more specially Siberia. For many, Siberia is synonymous with extremely c... View Post
  • COCOObsession: Giuseppe Zanotti Bi-Color Platform Sandals

    As the weather starts to heat up, our legs are ready to see some sun, and there's nothing sexier than elongated limbs in a pair of hot sandals. Our sandal of choice is the glorious Giuseppe Zanotti Bi-Color Platform. This ankle strap platform sandal screams 70’s glamour with pale gold leather an... View Post
  • COCOObsession - Off the Shoulder Tops

    If off-the-shoulder tops haven't been on your radar, it will be now. This flirty feminine garment has grown into a wardrobe staple, and we're so obsessed. From ruffles to dramatic sleeves, there are numerous styles to choose from. You can pair an off-the-shoulder top with your favorite skinny jea... View Post
  • Ultimate Beauty Arsenal: Taj Hunter Waite, the Epitome of Brains, Brawn and Beauty!

    Taj Hunter Waite, a Miami based interior designer and self-proclaimed conscious living enthusiast, is best known for her design-savvy approach to combining global influences with modern luxury. Her fresh approach to incorporating texture, color and pattern with timeless furnishings that result i... View Post
  • Inside the Brand: Give your hair the Luster it deserves with Luster’s Pink Line of Products.

    Be it diet, change in climate and a host of other factors, our hair has its fair share of ups and downs. However, with Luster’s Pink line of products your hair can experience more ups than downs. This month we are giving our subscribers the opportunity to try the brand’s Pink Shea Butter Coconu... View Post

    Everyone woman wants healthy, glowing skin and the folks at Global Beauty Care understand that. With their line of skincare products that targets African American and Hispanic consumers, their business is quality skincare with ingredients that deliver. Be it Coco and Shea Butter, vitamin A&... View Post
  • Product Review: Naked Beaute Chamomile & Cucumber Facial Cleanser

    Sure I like to splurge on department store skincare products, but there are some indie brands that make both my skin and wallet happy. I recently tried Naked Beaute’s Chamomile & Cucumber Facial Cleanser, and I am obsessed with it! Unlike a majority of facial cleansers, this one didn’t leave ... View Post
  • COCOSpirit: Taking Responsibility for Your Emotional Wellness

    We were sitting at the kitchen table talking about the men, the babies, the jobs - she shared, I shared, she laughed, I laughed. I made light of things that kept me up at night. I envied her ease - she seemed so light-hearted. I wondered if she was for real or just pretending (like me). Fina... View Post
  • Save on Your Favorite Products with our May Monthly Discount Codes

    Many of our brand partners offer exclusive, limited time discounts on their products and at their sites for COCOTIQUE subscribers! You can try out the products in your box, discover the ones you love and then buy the full sizes using our monthly discount codes! Head to the COCOTIQUE Shop to check... View Post
  • COCOBlogger: Candice Horn, Blogging With A Purpose!

    Blogging is not so uncommon, it’s the modern way of journaling – sharing your views with the world. However, what is uncommon is a blog with a purpose such as MyCandiShoppe. Created by Candice Horn, the Mother and Wife created a space that addresses everything from hair, fashion and beauty trends... View Post