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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 decorations, get…

The Ethical Choice – Why We Buy Fair Trade Ingredients

The practice of buying Fair Trade sourced ingredients is at the heart of Ayr Skin Care’s commitment to doing good for the greater world community. Fair trade in skin care products and other products is much talked about, but few understand that it is more than a trade initiative. It supports human rights all over the world. The right to make a good living. The right to have clean water and…

For Overall Health - Including Skin Health - Get Back to Nature

December is one of those months in Southern California when those who live here just pinch ourselves. The air is crisp but not frigid. The sky is a clear crystal blue. The sunsets are glorious and early. And, although it’s one of the rainiest months, the 2.3 inches expected are not enough to keep us indoors. And with seven hours a day of pure sunshine, there’s nothing better for glowing s…