I am someone that has sensitive skin. I remember trying a cream in the 1980s that contained alpha hydroxy acids, the 'anti-aging" ingredient of that era, and feeling the burn. I knew then that this unpleasant sensation on my skin could not possibly bRead more
Oil cleansing uses natural oils to cleanse the face without the aid of traditional soap, detergent or cream cleansers. This routine is based on the fact that oil breaks down oil, making this treatment attractive to those with sensitive, acne prone anRead more
Here is the new version of my 2012 infographic on how you can identify petrochemicals in your skin care, hair care, and cosmetics.
I love researching and writing about why botanical ingredients are amazing on skin. There are a couple reasons why this interests me. First, the most obvious reason is that I own and formulate a natural skin care line so it's my job to know exactly wRead more
Knowing your skin type will guide you towards your ideal skin care routine for a healthy glow and confidence boost. Here are the most common traits of dry, normal, combination and sensitive skin. Dry Skin Attributes: Rough or papery teRead more