Natural Skin Care Holiday Gift Sets, Anyone?

‘Tis the season for gift sets! (Well, tbh, gift sets are great all year round for just about any occasion, aren’t they?) Today, I’d like to introduce you to Cal Pharma and their Namaste Skin “Beauty is in Your Nature” Holiday Collection Bath and Body Home Spa gift set.  Beauty is in Your Nature I was surprised to see how much came in this gift set! Your recipient will get: ✔ Turmeric Herbal Shower Gel ✔ Turmeric and Ginger Herbal Hand & Body Cream ✔ Lavender Bath & Spa Salt ✔ Purifying Probiotic Charcoal Facial Masque ✔ Superfruit Peptide – … Continue reading Natural Skin Care Holiday Gift Sets, Anyone?

Feature Brand of the Week – SanRe Organics

What have I been using on my face lately? ​Let’s say that I’ve been treating my face like the skin of a queen lately. (Oh, wait! I AM a Queen! Lol)  It’s no secret that I am infatuated with skincare that’s made with natural/organic ingredients. Mostly because my skin knows – and shows – the difference, but also because I know that you can’t take back what you’ve put into your skin and body once it’s there.  You never know what you’re going to get when you purchase natural/organic products. Some will break my skin out (maybe because of comedogenic … Continue reading Feature Brand of the Week – SanRe Organics

Decoding Labels on Your Beauty Products – 10 Classes of Beauty Product Ingredients to Watch Out For!

There is no way, even if you have a master’s degree in Ingredients & Beauty Product Label Reading, that you could possibly know what every single ingredient is on your beauty product labels. Well, maybe if you’re a master chemist, you know these things, but us non-science-y people – how could we possibly know? We want to know what we’re putting on our skin, though! Don’t we? I’ve noticed more and more attention being paid by beauty lovers to product ingredients – and that’s a good thing! In fact, it’s crucial! There are plenty of reasons why you should be … Continue reading Decoding Labels on Your Beauty Products – 10 Classes of Beauty Product Ingredients to Watch Out For!

Feature Brand of the Week – Ayr Skin Care

Ayr Skin Care was sweet enough to send me a remarkable gift recently, and I couldn’t help but talk about some of their products today, because – well, you know about me and my natural ingredient infatuation by now!   I’m not going to babble on like usual (you don’t have to tell me, I know I can get carried away sometimes), because I want to go a little in-depth about each product and the ingredients they are made with.  So without further ado…here they are! Dead Sea Spa Body Bar ​The Dead Sea Spa body bar (bottom left in pic) … Continue reading Feature Brand of the Week – Ayr Skin Care

6 Quick Fixes for Acne Flare-Ups

I guess I should be happy that my skin still thinks it’s a teenager. The overworked oil slick that I call my face seems to be keeping the wrinkles at bay, at least.  Unfortunately, that also means that I am constantly battling acne. And, sometimes, cystic acne, those deep-down bumps that typically take forever to rise to the surface. #thestruggles! I have had a constant influx of questions about how to get rid of acne and how to prevent it, so it’s time for me to reveal some of my secrets for acne – free skin. I’ve been dealing with … Continue reading 6 Quick Fixes for Acne Flare-Ups