• Apply the Cleansing Oil to your dry face. • Use the Clarisonic with a dry brush head to massage in just as you would with your hands – the brush head will look really grimy. • Then remove the oil with a warm washcloth. • Lastly, wash your brush head with hot soapy water, and … Continue reading HOW TO USE CLEANSING OIL WITH A CLARISONIC BRUSH
Here we go! If you followed our earlier blog post, we’re embarking on “2015: A Dozen Little Things” – our own little self-challenge program in which we adopt one small new positive habit each month throughout the year. We hope you’ll come along with us and keep one another encouraged as we go! Our first … Continue reading JANUARY LITTLE THING: WASH YOUR FACE. EVERY. DAY.
Obviously I love my Kari Gran for skin care, but am often asked what other natural products stock my shower shelves and make their way into my toiletries routine. After scouring apothecary shelves, every corner of the Internet and a lot of trial and error, here are my go to favorites! Nails: LA Fresh has a … Continue reading Our Go-to Green Beauty Picks
I’ve been having a love affair with oil for a while now. Which is why, when “oil pulling” popped up on my radar I didn’t instantly recoil the way I expect many people did. If you somehow missed the recent oil pulling hoopla, Wellness Mama sums it up here. In a nutshell, it involves swishing … Continue reading Kari Gran Sizes Up Oil Pulling
The ingredients I work with are, for me, kind of like a gourmet box of assorted chocolate truffles. I love each of them equally and for different reasons. Today, my love goes to: avocado oil. First off, we’re talking about avocadoes here. I don’t know about you, but I get all tingly just rolling my … Continue reading Ingredient Love Fest: Avocado Oil
We love getting emails from our clients, usually because they’re writing to tell us how much they love us (blush!). But sometimes there are burning beauty questions among the love notes. Today we shed light on questions about our Cleansing Oil – using oil to cleanse the face may seem counterintuitive, but trust us, you’ll … Continue reading From the Inbox: Cleansing Oil Method Questions
The other day I was eating lunch with a friend when she put down her fork, looked at me and said: “I need to ask, what are you doing to your skin. It looks so flawless.” Now for any skin obsessed woman out there you know that is a compliment like no other. OK, unless … Continue reading A Compliment, Thanks to Kari Gran
Green Beauty, what is it? Well it’s a category that is slowly becoming a force in the beauty industry. Products and brands like Kari Gran that rock the beauty world by offering customers products that are safe and good for you versus products that can destroy your immune systems and make you sick. Where’s the … Continue reading Green Beauty
Exactly What does happen when normal people follow Gwyneth Paltrow’s Diet? We clipped this from http://www.refinery29.com. By Vanessa Golembewski There’s always a rash of new diets when short-shorts season rolls around, but Gwyneth Paltrow’s version is certainly not for the faint of heart. And after one writer at The Cut tried the hardcore regime herself, she learned that Gwyneth is … Continue reading Watch What Happens When Normal People Follow Gwyneth Paltrow’s Diet
The 2010’s ushered the words “gluten-free” into the vernacular of every fitness-aware person in the US. Gluten free, gluten light, anti-gluten, however you prefer it. At our house we experimented with giving up gluten. One month (and many dollars) later, I have some thoughts on the gluten free movement. A little background first. As a … Continue reading Is Gluten the Modern Day Boogeyman?