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08
Jan

Product Peek: Rosewater Glycerin

Picture this. Slow motion film. Beautifully pink rose petals being tossed onto your face. The feel of velvety petals kissing your cheek and filling the air with the smell of dainty Sunday walks. Ahem. Okay. Fine. It's true. I adore the smell of roses. The best part? Rose is phenomenal for the skin! And rosewater? Well. You decide. Why is rosewater so great? It's an anti-inflammatory, meaning it calms skin conditions such as acne, dermatitis, psoriasis and eczema. It's an antioxidant so it helps strengthen skin cells and regenerates tissue. Also an astringent. Because it is a mild astringent, rosewater…

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20
Dec

Product Peek: Juice Beauty Green Apple Peel Sensitive.

I'll fill you in on a little secret. My skin is rehdonkulously sensitive. Not just a capital "S", you can add a capital to the entire word. Every single letter. Top that with a side of rosacea and you've got a double whammy of uh-oh. Luckily I've learned the tried and true methods to keep it under wraps. So you can imagine that throwing a peel on my face is no easy task. You'll rarely find me consciously looking for ways to flare up or enrage my skin. Normally I steer away from anything too aggressive and prefer some face…

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03
Nov

Product Peek: Nourish Organic Replenishing Argan Oil Balm

Argan Oil or BUST. Who's with me? I'm not sure who first introduced me to Argan Oil aka Liquid Gold, but it was straight up heart at first site. And it's been so ever since. Silky dense texture, nutty undertones, instant hydration. Yes please. Bet your knickers that on any given evening, yours truly can be found smearing it all over my face and neck. Wishing for a never-ending fountain à la Argan. Or simply an Argan tree. Why so obsessed with Argan? My official go-to for just about everything, Argan oil can be used on all your bits and pieces:…

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16
Sep

Product Peek: Amore Pacific Clarifying Masque

Ok. Let's talk clay masques. My first introduction to the wonderful world of clay was none other than Miss Queen Helene herself. Remember? Those bulging white tubes, green top, green writing. A bit of a battle to squeeze out. Almost like spreading spackle on your face. A bit of a commitment considering you could not talk or move your face for the next 15 minutes. I remember putting it on and feeling giddy and terrified. Clean pores and a face that felt tighter than a pair of Spanx. Onward to new discoveries. Amore Pacific Clarifying Masque. Swooooon. A masque with…

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