Why more skincare companies should be adding citrus essential oils to their products…

An increasing number of skincare companies have discovered the natural benefits of adding essential oils to skincare products. We see skincare creams with a variety of essential oils, but most often, the limited percentage of the oils, mixed in with a myriad of other ingredients and chemical fillers and additives, greatly diminish the effects of … Continue reading Why more skincare companies should be adding citrus essential oils to their products…

Do you truly know your skin type and how to care for it?

We all think we know the type of skin we have, but if we look closer, we realize there  is more to it than we think. Whereas we may think we have "normal" skin, in reality, it always tends to be what we identify as "oily" or "dry" skin. Then, are we using the right … Continue reading Do you truly know your skin type and how to care for it?

Why more skincare companies should be adding citrus essential oils to their products…

An increasing number of skincare companies have discovered the natural benefits of adding essential oils to skincare products. We see skincare creams with a variety of essential oils, but most often, the limited percentage of the oils, mixed in with a myriad of other ingredients and chemical fillers and additives, greatly diminish the effects of … Continue reading Why more skincare companies should be adding citrus essential oils to their products…

Is your wellness routine in-line with the goals you are setting for your skincare?

For most women, wrinkles are not the only sign of aging. As a matter of fact, most often, and after the age of 30, skin slowly and gradually begins to take on a mat, greyish look, in desperate need of additional moisture and shine.  We now know we must begin taking care of our skin … Continue reading Is your wellness routine in-line with the goals you are setting for your skincare?

What defines a vegan, cruelty free skincare product?

We often hear of skincare products being vegan and/or cruelty free, but what does this mean exactly? I once had someone roll their eyes saying, but aren't all skincare products vegan? Uhhh...no they are not. Vegan and Cruelty Free? A vegan product is a product without the addition of ANY animal by products, a cruelty … Continue reading What defines a vegan, cruelty free skincare product?

Why small-batch, handmade beauty bars are making a come back

We have heard this time and time again....if it ain't broke, don't fix it. Innovation and practicality are at the forefront of all beauty products. Skincare companies are constantly trying to out do one another with the next best thing to prevent  signs of aging and arid skin. But what if all of this "innovation" was … Continue reading Why small-batch, handmade beauty bars are making a come back

FaciLift…love the name? You’re going to love what it does!

 If you are over 30 and at anytime pass the skincare department in Hudson’s Bay, besides the perfumes….you probably had a facial serum offered to you. There are unlimited choices in facial serums to choose from. Vitamin enriched, vegetable enriched, anti-wrinkle, anti aging, brightening…. Well, I would like to introduce you to one with a […]

What your health conscious mom wants for Mother’s Day!

As mothers we have a pretty good idea of what we would like to receive as a Mother's Day Gift, as a daughter or son, or even partner, it is sometimes more difficult to make that decision. One thing is certain, for the most part, women will always be happy to receive quality skin care … Continue reading What your health conscious mom wants for Mother’s Day!

One beauty oil you cannot do without

The incredible benefits of Jojoba Oil Jojoba oil is an extremely versatile oil and an ideal choice in helping skin cells reserve and retain their natural moisture.It is very gentle and suits even the most sensitive skin types. It will effectively penetrate the skin helping improve flexibility and elasticity, and it is also thanks to … Continue reading One beauty oil you cannot do without

Mineral or Chemical sun protection?

As a parent the first thing  in the forefront of my mind is keeping my children safe and protected from harm. Sometimes, however, I find myself having to choose between the oddest options; chemically laced sunscreens with SPF or....nothing? 😦 Do I really have to make this choice? An increasing number of studies are proving … Continue reading Mineral or Chemical sun protection?