How often do you read the label before purchasing a skincare product? It is estimated that a woman applies an average of 168 chemicals to her body daily. It is not the individual, small amounts of each industrially produced synthetic chemical we should be concerned about, but rather the cumulative and combined effects, over time … Continue reading Cosmetic ingredients that should never appear on your skincare label…
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?
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?
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!
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
Across my lifetime I have not found many people who love mushrooms. Perhaps it's their earthy, herbaceous taste, or their slightly slimy and gummy texture....not sure. One thing is certain they are packed with health benefits that should not be ignored. Rather than venturing into a post about eating more mushrooms to improve your health, … Continue reading The anti-aging properties of mushroom extracts and youthful looking skin
With so many different facial creams on the market, I personally find this one to be truly extraordinary. I have been using Argan Nourishing Facial Cream with Geranium Essential Oil for the past 10 days and both its scent and texture have added a touch of luxury to my daily beauty routine! I am in love! … Continue reading How can this powerhouse combination of pure argan and geranium oils help fight signs of aging?