Facial Serums: Nourishment for Your Skin

Written by: | September 18, 2017 | 2 responses

Search online for skincare and you’re bound to come across facial serums, arguably the best skincare products ever created. One tiny dollop of facial serum contains a concentrated dose of magic, at least that’s what I thought the first time I tried one. I was in awe at how a tiny pea size drop was […]

Organic Unrefined Cold Pressed Baobab Oil

Written by: | September 5, 2017 | Leave a Comment

Are you looking for a sustainable, organic carrier oil?  USDA Certified Organic Unrefined, Cold Press Baobab Oil might be just what you’re after. What’s Baobab Oil? Holding a paramount place in African Savanah communities, Baobab oil has been used by women since ancient times to protect and soften skin and hair. The Baobab tree is […]

Fruit Juice for Healthy Hair and Radiant Skin!

Written by: | August 28, 2017 | 4 responses

You’ve heard the old adage “an apple a day keeps the doctor away,” but did you know that apple and other fruits are just as amazing when applied to skin and hair? While the benefits of fruit for hair and skin are pretty well known, the new trends using fruit juice for DIY hair and […]

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USDA Certified Organic Blue Green Algae

Written by: | August 21, 2017 | Leave a Comment

USDA Certified Organic Blue Green Algae (Aphanizomenon Flos-Aquae) offered by Essential Wholesale contains more than 20 antioxidants, 68 minerals and 70 trace elements, all amino acids (essential and non-essential) and important enzymes. The high nutrient density and the synergistic effect of these nutrients make blue green algae a powerful skincare ingredient. This amazing tiny little […]

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Extracts, Distillates, Hydrosols, and Tinctures – What are they and What’s the Difference?

Written by: | August 7, 2017 | 5 responses

Extracts, Distillates, Hydrosols, and Tinctures are effective and fun ingredients to use in your skincare. They can add color, scent, and can even replace water to add extra beneficial attributes to your formulations, but you may be asking yourself “What exactly are extracts, hydrosols, distillates and tinctures and what’s the difference between them?” You’re not […]

Hello Aloe! New Organically Preserved Aloe Gel Sample Packs!

Written by: | August 1, 2017 | one response

Aloe gel is one of the best known natural remedies for soothing skin. It’s so common, you will likely find it in almost every beach-goer’s summer bag. If you grew up anything like I did, your mom always had aloe gel handy if you happened to spend too much time in the sun. You might […]

Is that color really natural?

Written by: | July 11, 2017 | 8 responses

Color attracts attention and nobody uses it better than mother nature. In observing the world, we see how nature uses a colorful palette to draw the attention of insects to flowers. In the animal kingdom, the most brightly colored birds attract the attention of potential mates. It’s no wonder that people are also attracted to beautiful colors. […]

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Facts about acids used in skincare

Written by: | July 3, 2017 | Leave a Comment

Acids and skincare don’t exactly sound like a good pair. After all, look what happened to The Joker in Batman. But don’t worry, we aren’t talking about those kinds of acids. There are two different types of acids used in skincare; exfoliating acids and fatty acids. When used properly in your skincare routine you can see […]

Occlusive, Emollient & Humectant – Terms to know

Written by: | June 19, 2017 | 3 responses

Every industry has jargon, and the beauty industry is no exception. We use jargon to quickly communicate the properties of a product, however, it’s easy to forget that not everyone knows what every term means. The terms sometimes get watered down through overuse in marketing or simply get used incorrectly. We often get questions about what the […]

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Outdoor Adventure Essentials!

Written by: | May 30, 2017 | Leave a Comment

Summer is the small, glorious window of time when we try to fit in as much outdoor adventure as possible. Whether your summer includes camping and hiking, trips to the beach, or even a simple picnic at the park, it’s hard enough to pack all of the gear and food for your trips, let alone bottles […]

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