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?
It is really no news that exercise and healthy eating allow us to feel better about ourselves and help us maintain a healthy weight. For many however, this seems to be easier said than done. Often blamed on our genes, it seems we cannot fight what mother nature intended us to look like. We were … Continue reading your fat genes don’t define you
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?
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
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 […]
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!
Even if you don't use essential oils, or if you have never had the experience of being inspired by the scent of this oil, you will recognize its name. Its history is ancient and has inspired kings and leaders over the thousands of years it has been used for its multitude of benefits. Its scent, … Continue reading the king of essential oils
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
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?