Many of us have experienced how comforting a warm cup of chamomile tea can be during cold winter months. But did you know that chamomile tea provides some great benefits when applied to the skin or hair topically? It is packed with antioxidants; so it makes a great addition to any skincare routine. I [...]
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Legend tells that South African tribes were relying on Marula trees as a source of food, fuel, healing, and to condition and protect the skin as far back as 10,000 years ago. Used for centuries by South African women in the care and beauty of their complexions, Marula Oil is a potent, powerful and pure [...]
Creating a line of high quality, all natural hair and skincare products for babies and children was Kate Solomen’s dream. She believes that what goes on children’s bodies should be as natural as what goes into their mouths. This was her inspiration for Babo Botanicals, named after her son’s security bunny ‘Babo’. Babo Botanicals is [...]
Your skin is a reflection of your health. So whenever the effects of daily stress and lack of sleep start to show on my skin, I reach for rejuvenating skin care products that are rich in vitamins, antioxidants, essential minerals and natural ingredients with anti-inflammatory properties. Facial masks are particularly helpful in helping to reset and [...]
Mother Nature Says: Yes! You can have it all. Natural, plant based skincare that works, and is good for you!
Did you know that the average woman applies over 500 synthetic chemicals to her hair, skin and body every day? These findings were part of a UK study that followed what women used on a daily basis from the shower, to hair care, to makeup application, and skin, nail, body and perfume products. And while [...]
There is no doubt that nowadays we are much more aware of what we put in and on the outside of our bodies, especially when it comes to skincare during pregnancy. I, myself have never had a little one growing inside of me, but with the recent news that my sister-in-law was pregnant, I wanted [...]
Here in sunny NorCal, the weather is just beginning to feel autumnal. To welcome the wind, rain, and chill, I’ve become a baking fiend, filling my house the aromas of pumpkin, cinnamon, and all the other delicious scents associated with fall. Yesterday, as I pulled warm pumpkin bread from my oven, I realized I should be giving my skin a scrumptious treat as well! Thanks to companies like Eminence and Peter Thomas Roth, fall skin care products are readily available to pamper your skin while offering a seasonal aromatic experience.
One of the best ways to “go green” is to ensure that your skin care products are formulated with natural or organic ingredients. Many beauty brands work hard to use sustainably grown ingredients that improve the health of your skin while maintaining the health of the earth. However, the line between natural and organic skin care can be a bit fuzzy, leaving consumers wondering what type of product they’ve purchased.
Skin care beverages are marketed as an holistic approach to achieving healthier, more beautiful skin. Packed with antioxidants, nutrients, and naturally healthful flavorings such as goji or blueberry, skin care beverages attempt to improve the skin from the inside out. But, are these skin care supplements all they’re cracked up to be? Let’s take a look at the facts to find out if skin care beverages are totally fab or completely fail.
by Liz W Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder is a phrase everyone is familiar with, but we rarely think about what it means. Some people might think that everyone perceives beauty the same way, as we are constantly bombarded with airbrushed images of bleached blonde, impossibly long and lean supermodels, which are [...]