June 10, 2020

5-Product Morning Skincare Routine

As much as we love a great Korean skincare routine that has us feeling like we’re doing amazing things with 15 different products, there are some da

June 3, 2020

All About The Trainer

We are all about comfortable style right now. This season embrace sporty sneakers as a choice of footwear for everything in your closet. Pair them wit

May 27, 2020

Spring/Summer 2020 Swim Looks

Dreaming about your next warm-weather vacation? Or maybe you have some outdoor space where you can soak up some vitamin D? Brighten up your day with s

Cute Clothes for the Hot Weather

Temperatures seem to be at their peak lately and that’s not even us lamenting about the humidity! It seems like the second we walk out the door, we start sweating. It’s time for us to beat the heat this season with clothing that is great for the hot weather. Take note of these style tips to give your wardrobe a revamp for the rest of the summer. You’re going to thank us for this post! Loosey Goosey Opt for clothing that allows air to circulate. Whether a tent dress or cropped culottes, loose clothing is a godsend during the summer months. Aish Maira Maxi Dress, $480   Free People Feeling Blue Tunic, $168   Free People Rosaline Dress, $68   Cotton Cotton clothing is always a major player for the season, simply because it is...

What to Do With Overripe Bananas

At Healthy Smart Living, we hate wasting food. That’s why when we’ve let our bananas ripen a bit too much, whether due to not being home or plain forgetfulness, we still want to put them to good use. Check out these tasty overripe banana recipes that you will find yourself using over and over again. Chasing James Beard Banana-Mango Nice Cream Nice cream is an ice cream made with a frozen banana base. When your bananas are getting too well done, just peel them, break them into chunks, and freeze them. Then when you want a healthy dessert that tastes amazing, blend it with frozen mango. The result is a tropical soft serve that is hard to stop eating.   The Kitchn Icebox Banana Cheesecake It’s so hot outside! That’s...

Year-Round Skincare Tips

  Gorgeous glowing skin can make all the difference in your appearance. And once you’re able to achieve it, you’ll find yourself spending less time and money on makeup products because you won’t want to or need to anymore. There are a few different things you can do all year round to try and get a close to flawless, regardless if it’s a chilly winter day or hot summer one.   Don’t use soap that is too drying We know it can feel squeaky clean when you wash your face and your skin is a bit tight, but once you get to that point, it means that you have stripped away a tad too much moisture. Find that perfect balance with cleansers that clean away dirt without drying you...

Recipe Time: Feast on These Hearty Salads

Salads are one of our favorite things to eat right now. Vegetables and fruits are plentiful during the warmer months and their flavor is fantastic and bright. Add on nutritious and delicious additions like chicken, beans, cheese, hemp seeds, pumpkin seeds, and more for a complete meal. They all also make for great dishes to serve at barbecue and potlucks. Try out one of the below recipes for any of your salad cravings and check out this adorable Instagram video by Jennifer Garner with her salad fixing tips too. The New York Times Via Carota’s Insalata Verde One of the writers at The New York Times calls this the best green salad in the world. You know that kind of makes you want to try it!   Skinny Taste...

Going Wild: Animal Swimwear

It goes without saying that we love animals! Even all of the beauty products we feature on Healthy Smart Living are cruelty-free. So it should come as no surprise that we are currently obsessing over one of the summer’s hottest trends, animal-printed swimwear. From leopard print to snake print, there are so many stylish designs to choose from. Which one is your favorite?   River Island Bandeau Swimsuit, $51 Bring some fabulous color into your life with this playful side-tie swimsuit. The green and pink combo is just fabulous in our eyes!   Onia Rachel One-Piece, $195 From the artsy print to the spectacular, golden-topaz hue of this one-piece swimsuit, we wouldn’t be surprised if this became a go-to item for you to wear this summer.   Solid & Striped Belted Swimsuit, $168 Not...