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Inside and Out –Antioxidants are “Super Foods” for Skin Health

We’re big on antioxidants in our skincare line. And we know that many find the endless talk of the benefits of antioxidants confusing or worse—overhyped. But, in health journals and in doctor’s offices there is no end to the discussions on how antioxidants are good for overall health. Many go so far as to conclude that consuming antioxidants: Slows the signs of aging Reduces cancer…

Go With Indie Beauty For Innovative Skin Care

The Indie Beauty Movement is Growing Up Fast. Indie businesses, in general, are authentic and original. Not run by stockholders, business executives, or algorithms – indie or independent businesses are nurtured by inventors and entrepreneurs. They exude a unique identify and are the place where most new and exciting ideas are born. Rather than reporting to a board of directors, Indie busi…

How to Enjoy a Great Self-Image in a “Selfie” World

We got through the awkward teens, glided through our careers in a new era of self-empowerment, and grew to find wisdom only experience provides. And we continue to grow with a fearless attitude toward life. We’ve come of age. Then along came the era of the selfie, the video conference call, and Facetime. It seems everywhere we look, we see a youth culture gone wild. It really…

6 Easy Tips to Winterize Your Skin Care Routine

When the weather is colder the world looks and feels so different—in an exciting way. The sun scorched days of summer fade into fall and the brisk air of winter. We pull out the cashmere, leggings, the long sleeves. We walk outside and laugh as we “see” our every breath. We enjoy the little things, like a steaming hot tea while watching a favorite Christmas movie. But, when the heater comes o…

Happy Holidays from Ayr Skin Care

I love this time of year. I love when the days draw in close, and we light a fire and snuggle with robes and a soft blanket. I enjoy the comforting stews and soups that come with the season, and sipping warm apple cider or coconut milk hot chocolate to stay warm and cozy. Our family is all about cooking and baking. My daughters, Isla and Fiona, inherited the baking and cooking g…

Sail Through the Holidays—Stress Free and Fabulous

The holidays are a wonderful time of magic and wonder. A time we look forward to with anticipation every year. But it’s also a time when we add so much to our plates from company parties to engaging in traditional festivities to preparing for visitors and making traditional fare. The magic often comes with just a bit more stress. While we can’t help you book flights, hang decoratio…