How to Read Cosmetic & Skincare Ingredient Labels

How to Read Cosmetic & Skincare Ingredient Labels

As consumers, we often take the labels for the products we buy for granted, especially when it comes to cosmetics and skincare products. It’s not a surprise– most include a laundry list of hard-to-pronounce ingredients in tiny print, and if you don’t have a history of...
What Makes a Great Exfoliator?

What Makes a Great Exfoliator?

Everybody needs a good scrub now and then. Our skin experiences a 27-day regeneration cycle, which means that we have fresh, new skin about once a month. What happens to the old skin? Well, sometimes dead skin falls off naturally or is rubbed off on clothing and...
What is Sugar Scrub, Exactly?

What is Sugar Scrub, Exactly?

Updated: Jan 20 Often when we ask people if they have ever used an all natural sugar scrub, the answer is no. They are missing out on some seriously soft skin! Sugar scrubs exfoliate, hydrate, and moisturize the skin. Generally a sugar scrub is sugar combined...
4 Reasons to Exfoliate?

4 Reasons to Exfoliate?

We have all heard that it is important to exfoliate. But why is it so important and what exactly does exfoliating do? What is exfoliation? Exfoliation is the technique of removing the top layer of dead skin cells from of the epidermis of your skin to encourage the...
Why You Should Be Using Natural Skincare Products

Why You Should Be Using Natural Skincare Products

Don’t think you need to make the switch to natural skincare products? Think again. Women can put an average of 168 chemicals on their body through their skincare regimen every day, as shown by a study conducted by the Environmental Working Group. The FDA doesn’t...