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Beauty and Pink

Acne: Not Just for Teens

As teenagers, we fantasize about the luxury of adulthood; living on our own, getting a job, making our own decisions, eating whatever we want, and finally having flawless skin! Unfortunately, as most of us know, acne does not disappear on your 20th birthday. Many adults, especially women, suffer from acne well into their 20s, 30s, and 40s. While the cause [...]

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3 Ways to Treat Your Mom

Moms run the world every day of the year, so they absolutely deserve to be treated like the queens they are on Mother’s Day (which happens to be this Sunday if you didn’t already know!). There are, of course, many ways in which we can celebrate our mothers, but we’ve compiled a list of 3 fun things you can [...]

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Easy Breathing

Ask yourself: “how often do I take the time to sit down and check in with myself?” If you are like most people, your answer is probably “not enough,” as it is incredibly easy to lose track of yourself amid life’s crazy obstacles. One easy way to give yourself the attention you deserve and to relax and calm the [...]

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The Earth & Us

In honor of Earth Day, we present to you: how to care for your environment as if you were caring for yourself.Plastic MicrobeadsMany popular commercial face and body cleansers today contain a plastic substance called polyethylene in the form of small beads. While they do help to exfoliate the skin, they are wildly harmful to the environment, and it is [...]

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First Aid Aromatherapy

Why buy a standard first aid kit when you can make your own with personalized natural remedies? Though we should always include things like Band-Aids and cold compresses, most things found in first aid kits can be replaced with simple essential oils. Aromatherapy has long been used for many different types of healing, so why not use a natural, time-tested [...]

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7 Ways to Destress

Whether it be working toward a deadline, juggling a busy schedule, making time for your family, dealing with a crazy work week, or all of the above, we all encounter stress from time to time. Not to mention with Tax Day quickly approaching, we all have a little (or a lot!) added to our already overflowing plates. For the [...]

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The Mechanics of Cleansing with Oil

Everyone dreams of having perfect skin, and every day we are inundated with ads for the next new magical, anti-aging, miracle skin products. We see cleansers, exfoliators, chemical peels, facial treatments, masks, scrubs, and…you get my point. What they don’t tell us is that the secret to beautiful skin is something totally counterintuitive, and that secret is oil. Yes, oil!!Why [...]

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Broccoli: The Skincare Vegetable

Broccoli: antioxidant, digestive aid, source of vitamins, anti-inflammatory, and…skincare ingredient? Yes, you read that right! Not only is broccoli beneficial for your skin and body when consumed, it can also be used directly on the skin in many different ways.ExfoliationI talk about exfoliation almost every week, but did you know you can exfoliate with one simple vegetable? The rough flowers [...]

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Finding Your Face Shape

There are many things we should know about ourselves – skin type (for choosing skincare products), build & skin/hair color (when deciding what to wear), allergies (to avoid them) – but have you ever thought about your face shape? Knowing the shape of your face can help you decide on the perfect haircut, wear the most flattering makeup, and even [...]

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6 Ways to Combat Acne

Acne can be a terrible pain to deal with, from causing self-consciousness to putting a pretty reasonable dent in wallets trying to find the right products to fight it. But what if we started combating pesky pimples before they even start to form? There are so many easy, cheap, and chemical free ways to keep skin clean and happy, and [...]

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