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How to Be More Positive: It’s More Than Just Words

On how the power of positive thinking impacts your mental health and yep, your skin! When most people think of positive thinking, they immediately think, “how can I be more positive when [blank] is happening right now? Or, “why has this happened to me in the past?” There is no easy answer to this. Sometimes “bad stuff” happens to good people. Sometimes you cannot control the events in life tha…

Remembering My Mother, Bunty Petersen

A Very Personal Mother’s Day Story Mother’s Day is almost upon us, and for the first year ever, many mothers who normally get to see their children, may not, because of the impact of Coronavirus and social distancing protocols. This year there will be an increase of people turning to digital platforms like Skype or Zoom to reach out to and connect with their loved ones. Mother’s day can…

Treat Mom to a Mothers’ Day Gift Set for Beautiful Skin

Not Able to Visit Mom in Person? Mail Her a Skin Care Gift! Mother’s day is just around the corner, but it is possible that you may not be able to see Mom in person and give a big hug this year. There’s no reason to let this special day go by without showing Mom that you care, which is why we have assembled the best Mother’s Day gift set that can easily be mailed by us to your Mother, or to th…

The Dark Side of Mica: Why We Say “No” in Skin Care

Mica in Skin Care & Beauty Products… Is Mica Bad for Your Skin? All that glitters… If you have ever used a blue bath bomb, a sparkly silver eyeshadow, or a hot pink shiny body wash, you have used mica in skin care. In fact, it is difficult to find any beauty products, bath & or colored makeup that does not contain it. But what is mica? There are two types of mica, and both have som…

Benefits of Handmade Soap for the Softest Skin

When choosing a gentle cleanser for the shower, there is nothing that benefits your skin more than handmade soap. But, not all soaps are created equal. It takes just the right non-drying bar soap to craft the perfect balance between moisturizing and cleansing without stripping. After all, no one wants tight, itchy skin! Not only does handmade, small batch soap offer more natural glycerin for…

Argan Oil for Ageless Beauty

Give Your Skin the Benefits of Argan Oil What beauty secret has been used for centuries, only to make an explosion onto the beauty world again in this last decade for its anti-aging appeal? It can only be Argan Oil, or “liquid gold” as it is sometimes called. This golden colored, multi-purpose oil has a variety of uses from hair, to nails and skin, and that is just the beginning of why we love…