Don’t compromise your beauty routine during summer months. We spoke with Jennie Fresa Beauty’s Holistic Esthetician, Adi Rasmussen to learn about her go-to tips and Copal-Approved products to keep our skin gorgeous (and protected!) all summer long.Read More
After leading a Guided Meditation and Creation Workshop at our store in Madison, Connecticut, Marika Baxter taught us how to receive ourselves. Now, she shares more lessons on how to meditate, create a practice that works for us, and all that will come from adding a little time for ourselves can improve more than our day to day. Let’s do this together.
Countless studies have uncovered the impact the sun has on our overall wellness, proving how truly beneficial even just 5-15 minutes of direct sunlight* two to three days a week can affect our mental and physical health. Here we note some of the top reasons to step into the light, as well as some of our favorite non-toxic products that will help you do so with ease and safety.Read More
Whether you're shopping for your mom, or any mom in your life, celebrate by giving her the gift of clean beauty, inspiring routines, and skincare products that she may not have tried for herself.Read More
Now that cannabis is legal in much of the U.S., the plant is being explored in an entirely new way. Due to its anti-inflammatory properties, Vitamins A, D, and E, and essential fatty acids, CBD has become recognized for its impact on one our most treasured body parts: our skin.Read More
While trying to understand the possible causes of her brain tumor eleven years ago, Indie had never considered that what she was applying to her skin on a daily basis could be harming her.
Our theme for April is Beauty Foods, and with ingredients including lavender, jojoba, hyaluronic acid (found in soybeans and other soy plants), squalane (extracted from olive plants), varieties of kale, oatmeal and more, Botina Skincare pretty much sums up what we’re getting at: If it’s good enough to eat, it’s even better for our skin.
We’ve written about it before (see here!) and it’s safe to say that our crush on collagen has only gotten more intense. Why’s that? The benefits of collagen are truly skin deep.Read More
If you’re seeking out your Springtime adventure, look no further than Palm Springs. I made it the dreamy, relaxing and refreshing destination for my annual solo trip, and made a few stops I think you'll love to add to your list, too. Read on for my Guide to Palm Springs!Read More
Cleanses, detoxes, Whole 30, Keto, emotional eating — there's a lot of uncertainty and confusion surrounding eating habits and triggers and it's getting harder to keep up. Carey Niekrash, certified integrative health coach founder of Over it! Ditch the diet, smash the scale and find food freedom recently hosted an intimate event with us where she spoke on how to create and maintain healthy food habits. Read on to learn even more about her work, and what she believes we should all focus on: Intuitive Eating and ditching the “diet” mentality.Read More
Have you been wondering what the deal is with retinol? We took a look at the difference between natural and synthetic Vitamin A (essentially, where and what retinol comes from) to give you a guide on what to eat, and what to apply to reap the benefits of this wonder vitamin.Read More
Everyone is drinking celery juice - but why? While celery sticks have long been the black sheep of the crudite plate, today it's getting some major attention and is slowly gaining the name "superfood".Read More
Calling all travel junkies! Just think about the carry-on possibilities! No more sacrificing your beauty routine while on the go. Whether you want to clear TSA with your favorite beauty products, or want to test out something new without breaking the bank. We love our travel size products.Read More
Bold brows are back! If excessive plucking (hello, early 2000's) has left you with brows less than wow, we've got your step by step guide to get the growth + look you want.Read More
Winter is super tough on the skin. The lack of moisture paired with indoor heating can leave your skin completely dehydrated and even itchy. When the seasons change, your skin regime should change too. Add these 5 evening steps for perfect, clean, hydrated winter skin.Read More
Did you know that beauty is one of the least regulated industries in the United States. Seriously! Less than 20% of cosmetics have been tested for safety. And it's been 81 years since Congress last voted to regulate them.Read More
You've been waiting for it! Here are the wellness trends to expect in 2019.Read More
We're halfway through a long, dark (rainy) winter. While you probably know that your body naturally produces vitamin D when you're out in the sun, or that you can ingest supplements or foodsRead More
Ok, so I have to admit something and it's not pretty. So don't judge me. I just took a peek in the mirror and my skin looks down right drab. Yes, MY skin! While my Christmas decorations look fab, my skin, it's looking pretty dull right now.Read More