Understanding How Your Skin Works & The Importance Of It’s Wellness

Our skin never seems to get enough credit for its fascinating abilities to be there for us. It is our largest organ, one that holds everything together, yet we often neglect to think of its importance. Here are some examples of what skin does: our skin acts as a protective barrier, regulates our body temperature,…

Flower Power: Mother Nature’s Bounty in Beauty Products

Welcome to May! A month when Northern Hemisphere gardeners eagerly plant their gardens – a month when earth truly laughs in flowers. From nettle, to rosemary – here are the botanical beauty and wellness products inspiring us in May. CALENDULA When it comes to natural and organic beauty, The Organic Skin Co. doesn’t mind taking…

Best Non-Drying Hand Sanitizers To Help You Save The Skin On Your Hands

The shortage of hand sanitizers and masks has sprung up a new crop of fast thinking, and charitable, entrepreneurs. Some switched to 100% hand sanitizer production, and some are offering a free hand sanitizer with purchase. The much-needed product is in no way superior to soap and cleaning your hands, but there is something to…

The New Beauty Decade Will Be Cultivated & Clean

We hope you agree! Mysterious ingredients are so last decade. If entering the new decade makes you want to clean up your act, start with a toxic-free deodorant. It’s one of the first products you reach for in the morning, making it the most cultivated, and healthiest, change. Let’s make this the year you switched…

Time-Honored Remedy: Face Steaming 101

Winter is a season for face steaming. If you enjoy getting facials, you might have noticed the steam part of the process. Your aesthetician steams your face in order to open up the pores. Did you know that this is an old wellness practice shared by many cultures? The first time I encountered the face…

Best Clean Beauty & Wellness Products Of 2019

We have had a busy year of exploring clean beauty and wellness products, then bringing them to you. What catches the eye here is not always well-known and mainstream. We love the freshly launched indie creations, as much as cult classics and spa favorites. From effective skincare to personal massagers, these are our top favorites…

Travel Like a Pro: Foolproof Beauty Essentials

Taking flight into foreign lands means you need the best skincare at your side. My short wellness getaway resulted in a red eye flight and exploration of three countries (Switzerland, Austria and Germany) in one week. How did my skin do? While I certainly experienced dryness on the flight, the problem was immediately remedied with…

10 Powerful Benefits of a Bath Soak

Water is tranquil! It is one of the most versatile and precious powers on Earth. Being near water, soaking in it, drinking it and treating it with respect, can result in many benefits. Enjoying a bath soak reminds us of its power. Whether you call it self-care, spa life, time-out or me time, bath soaks…

Gift Guide: Unique Gifts For Beauty & Wellness Aficionados

It seems the whole world is falling in love with self-care. We could not be happier and more on board, but the overflow of products makes us wonder – Do we really need it all? We believe consumers are starting to tire of endless lists and shelves of brands that tell them these are the…