Skincare 101 Part 4 – Skincare with Masks, Oils, & Shaving Products

Written by: | February 15, 2021 | one response

Masks Aren’t Just For a Pandemic! Using a facial mask (for skin care, not just health care!) on a regular basis will keep your skin soft, smooth, and oh-so-lovely. Use masks as advanced skincare to supplement your skincare routine. Quite simply, masks are fabulous for your face. Because masks provide an extra boost to keep […]

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Skincare101 Part 2 – Balancing Skincare Basics

Written by: | February 3, 2021 | Leave a Comment

Let’s Face It 101 Part 2 – Balancing Skincare Basics Most of us need a little balance in our lives. And some of us need a lot of balancing! Our faces are one area, though, where we can apply a little outside help to our skincare practice to quickly achieve the smooth, calm, and radiant […]

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Skincare 101 Part 1 – Pampering Mature Skin

Written by: | January 9, 2021 | 2 responses

Whether we’re smiling, laughing, crying or puzzling, our faces deserve the best skin care regime we can follow. Nurturing our faces also lifts our mind and spirit along the way.

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How to Make a Keratin Treatment for Natural Hair: Recipe & Video

Written by: | July 10, 2020 | 5 responses

Keratin is a wonderful ingredient for hair care, and indeed is a building block of hair itself. The high percentage of keratin combined with the glycolic acid solution in this beautiful and easy recipe helps strengthen and smooth hair, leaving locks feeling strong, soft, and shiny. Why Use Keratin for Hair Care? If you’d like […]

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Is Your Skincare Wrong for Your Skin Type? Here’s How You Can Fix It.

Written by: | November 5, 2019 | 2 responses

There are many people out there who have great intentions with their skincare routines but may not realize they’re using the wrong products or techniques for their skin type. Sometimes, especially people with oily skin, these products or habits may be causing more harm than good. Thankfully, it’s never too late to adjust your routine […]

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

Written by: | November 30, 2018 | 21 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 […]

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Using Natural Colors for Your Beauty Products

Written by: | August 14, 2018 | 4 responses

A very commonly requested item from our customers is “how to create natural colors”. We are seeing a shift finally in the natural cosmetic world where the “natural colors” such as tans, khakis and creams (most commonly referred to as “granola”) are no longer the indication of natural. Nature is vibrant in colors and we […]

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The Essentials for a Skincare Line – Dealing with your Skin Type

Written by: | January 7, 2018 | 2 responses

Skincare is a learned action.  The skin should feel and look hydrated, not greasy and not dry.  Normal.  It takes work to get to that point. There are four types of skin, Oily, Normal, Dry and Chaotic or troubled.  Each needing its own system of skincare to help get it back to normal.  We also […]

Winter Rescue Collection – 5 New Products to Fight Winter Skin Blues

Written by: | November 27, 2017 | Leave a Comment

Get ready, Get set – WINTER!  Bam – just like that – winter is here and taking it out on our poor skin with a vengeance!  Many of us love the change of season and the festive feeling all around, but that wicked, biting cold, and those harsh winds really take a toll.  It also […]

Plant Extracts for Innate Natural Color!

Written by: | October 23, 2017 | 7 responses

As more people seek out natural and organic products, there are many new natural ingredients available including ingredients that impart an innate natural color. This is great news because we can now use natural ingredients to achieve results previously only attainable using synthetic, sometimes undesirable ingredients. In our quest to constantly innovate and produce only […]