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  • 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
  • DIY Skin Savers

    As summer has passed and fall just kind of showed up, some of you may be experiencing some anxiety from this bipolar weather. Not to mention that this can be a little confusing for your skin care regimen. So, as you brave the elements of each day, you want to continue to make sure your skin is at it’s best, no matter rain, sleet or shine.  

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  • Simple Skin Routine for Busy Moms

    Taking care of your skin and finding time to get into a routine can seem a little consuming, but it does not have to cost a ton of money or take a ton of time. When it comes to self-care for mom, almost everything outside of brushing your teeth feels like a luxury when you have kiddos to get ready for their day. View Post
  • “Green Washing” and “Pink Washing”- Beauty Industry BS

    You may have not heard of the term “Green Washing” in a world where 'organic' is the gold standard for everything from food, to bedding, to beauty products and more, there are hundreds of brands marketing each day that their products, too, are at this gold standard. Unfortunately, it's not always the case.  Greenwashing is a way to essentially fool or deceive consumers into thinking a product is more natural and cleaner than it really is. View Post
  • Cold Weather Skin Savers

    Fall is officially here, and winter is right behind. And when you think about winter and cold weather, you think dry skin, irritated noses, red cheeks. Cold weather is a reminder of the unfavorable skin conditions you endure during the colder temperatures. The focus is how to keep your skin healthy and happy. View Post
  • Heavier Fabrics May Equal Drier Skin

    The general cause of itchy, dry skin might seem like a simple answer, which most will say at first glance, a lack of moisture. But there are some sneaky skin dehydrators that also create skin conditions. Among the causes of dry skin problems, heavy and itchy clothing occupies a top spot. View Post
  • Transitioning into Fall Skincare

    As summer turns into fall, your skin will change with the change of weather. This is the time that the pH balance in our skin changes as well. “In general, we all produce more oil in the summer than in the fall and the winter," To maintain beautiful, healthy skin, your skincare routine should transition as well. Using the same products throughout the seasons won't yield the same results. Summer heat and humidity causes your skin to produce more oil, while fall's cooler, drier weather can strip skin of oil and moisture. If you start making the transition between the two seasons, your skin will never realize the seasons ever changed! View Post
  • How to Maintain Your Skin While in College

    Going off to college means uprooting your entire schedule -- new friends, junk food, parties, and of course late-night studying sessions. No “borrowing” mom’s sugar scrubs or facial creams anymore.  And if you are a second, or third year student, sometimes, amid classes, studying, homework, meetings and maintaining a social life, college students forget to maintain their health, especially their skin care. So, if you are not careful, the healthy skin you came in with will quickly change.

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