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  • How to Prep Skin to Play in the Snow

    The calendar has barely turned to November, but in much of the country, it already feels like winter, with snow, dry air and freezing temperatures leaving surroundings cracked and bleak. But our skin often a casualty of similar forces doesn't have to end up the same way. So, when winter comes around, there’s no denying that our skin suffers. View Post
  • DIY Pumpkin Spice Sugar Scrub

    You may be wondering what "magic" pumpkin can do for your skin care regimen...well it smells oh so good and includes many properties that are actually good for your skin. Pumpkin is packed with vitamins and minerals, including B vitamins, vitamin C, E and beta-carotene. When used topically, it promotes healthy skin and hair. View Post
  • To Mist or Not To Mist?

    In a world full of natural beauty products, there are many trends and tips to get excited about.  For die-hard fans of all things beauty, a new universe has opened in which there are an abundance of fun products out there that are natural, organic, cruelty-free AND effective. These options were not available 20 years ago, when the only natural option you had at your disposal were most likely essential oils. View Post
  • Yes! - You still Need UV Protection (Throughout the Winter)

    It’s winter time and some of us believe just because we get less day time that we may not need to protect our skin from the sun like we do during the spring and summer.  Please do not be misled and think that when the temperature drops, that you can drop protecting your skin from UV exposure. Save your skin year-round from sun damage. View Post
  • The Power of Pumpkin: Skin Benefits of Pumpkin Enzymes

    Now that we’re in the full swing of the Fall season, our coveted seasonal favorites have resurfaced. There is one commonly resounding theme, especially in the beauty and food industries and that is in fact, the pumpkin. Pumpkin flavored Lattes from your favorite coffee spot, pumpkin cookies and p... View Post
  • Hydrating Face Masks for Winter Skin

    During the winter months you may suffer from dry skin even more than you would during any other season. Rubbing yourself down with moisturizer can work magic, but sometimes, it still isn’t enough to smooth out dry patches and return your complexion to that beautiful and healthy glow. View Post
  • Winter Skincare Switches

    At this point, most of you are experiencing the switch in temperatures. For many it may seems like fall was a short and distant memory as the winter winds just showed up in its place. It’s time to pay attention to the important key skincare switches for the winter months and consider the changing needs for your "best" skin. So as the seasons change, so should your skincare routine. View Post
  • Is Pumpkin Spice Causing Your Headaches? (the side-effects of synthetic fragrances)

    It’s Fall and there are a lot of consumers who lose their minds because it’s also - pumpkin spice season! Everything is geared around that warm, calming and seasonal aroma. From pumpkin spice lattes, pumpkin muffins, and to those hypnotizing pumpkin vanilla sugar scrubs and body butters, even air fresheners. Let's face it, folks go into overdrive over pumpkin spice during these colder months of the year.  View Post