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A Greener World: Eco-Friendly Packaging for Our Skin Care Products

There’s a wonderful global trend right now happening in the skin care industry: eco-friendly packaging.In the past, our only choices for packaging and shipping have been plastic or glass. Some products, like oils, or blends of oil and essential oils in serums, lend themselves to glass, but glass is notoriously difficult and expensive to ship. This means that plastic containers have dominated the c…

Seasonal Change and its Impacts on the Skin: The Ultimate Fall Skin Care Guide

Wouldn’t you just love it if Summer could last forever? There’s something about sunshine and warm days that lifts our spirits and makes us feel more relaxed — whether we spend the sunny season at home or away.However, once the long, balmy nights turn to cool evenings and the leaves begin to change their color, we know that Fall is coming — and we remember that Autumn brings beautiful things of its…

​Ayr Skin Care’s Favorite 5 Staycation Tips

Typically, a summer vacation creates images of lounging on a beach somewhere tropical, with fruity drink in hand, or perhaps standing in theme park lines with armfuls of souvenirs, or maybe even jetting away to a distant, sunny country.There is a time and place for these wonderful adventures, but sometimes we don’t have the time or budget for such a trip, or we really just want to stay home and re…

Skin Care Products for Humid Weather

When the weather is hot and sticky, it doesn’t take long after showering before you feel like you need to shower again! Dirt, pollution, and pollens get trapped in the air and stick to your skin, clogging the pores and making a skin breakout more likely.So, what is the best approach to skin care for humid weather? And what is the best cream for oily skin in summer that keeps your skin healthy with…

Draw Away Dirt with an Activated Charcoal Face Wash

“Activated charcoal” or “activated carbon” has become a bit of a buzzword in the natural health scene for everything from digestive complaints to water filtration, but what is the role of a charcoal face wash bar in skin care? Learn how activated charcoal is produced and what an activated charcoal face wash can do for you! What Is Activated Charcoal? What Is Char…

The Lily of the Desert: Aloe Vera for Skin Care

Aloe Vera is a succulent plant, originally from the Arabian peninsula, that has spread out with humanity and now flourishes in hot and tropical climates around the world. The plants reach maturity within about 3 years, and grow to about 2 – 3 feet tall. Throughout history, people have used aloe vera for skin care, medicine, and a variety of other purposes, and it is one of the earliest me…