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Why Sachi Inchi oil should be in your skincare ritual

Your skin needs antioxidants to fight free radicals. The antioxidant power of sacha inchi oil is impressive. The origins of Sacha inchi is a vine native to South America that has been harvested for its nutritional and medicinal benefits for 3000 years. The vine, a part of the Euphorbiaceae family, can grow up to three meters high, and flowers star-shaped fruits about five months after being planted. The fruits bear seeds which can be roasted and eaten, or sun-dried and cold-pressed to extract the sacha inchi oil. Sacha inchi oil has a significant 93% essential fatty acid composition. The breakdown of its essential fatty acids is 48% omega-3, 35% omega-6, and 9% omega-9. The most notable health benefit is that...

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5 Daily Skincare Steps for Glowing Skin

  "How do I get glowing skin?" Everybody wants a glowing and dewy complexion. To get this impressive facial presentation, you will have to incorporate five daily skin habits to your skincare routine.Step 1 - Double Cleanse A good cleanser is essential to glowing skin. Double cleansing is best. First, with an oil-based cleanser and again with a water-based cleanser. The method hinges on the science-backed principle that the oil-based cleanser will remove excess oil and oil-based product residue. The water-based cleanser will get rid of any pore-clogging dirt that remains, revealing perhaps the cleanest skin and clearest pores you'll ever know.Step 2 - Use an Oil CleanserUsing an oil-based cleanser can help rid your skin of impurities and sebum....

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The Amazing benefits of Strawberry Seed Oil

I love strawberries and eat them almost daily. I know that the juicy red fruit is packed full of vitamins for the body and skin. That's why I am so excited to feature organic strawberry seed oil in our No. 51 Rose Clay Cleansing Melt.   Strawberry Seed Oil, produced from the tiny seeds of these vibrant red berries, is gaining increased recognition for its impressive composition of essential fatty acids that includes up to 38% Omega-3 Linolenic Acid. Strawberry Seed Oil is also a rich source of tocopherols (vitamin E) and antioxidants.   Skin-loving Benefits of Strawberry Seed Oil   Strawberry Seed Oil is considered a 'dry oil,' which means it is absorbed quickly and easily and leaves no residue on...

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The Benefits of Multi-Masking

I love to mask!! So, it comes to no surprise that I love to multi-mask. Facial masks aren't a one-size-fits-all solution for women. Your skin issues are unique to you, so should be the mask you apply to your skin. Multi-masking is excellent because it allows you to create a customized solution to address your specific skin needs, area by area. Forget treating one skin issue one mask at a time, tackle them all at the same damn time. Prep the Skin - Before Masking  For optimum penetration of any mask, remove all makeup and cleanse the skin using lukewarm water to soften up the pores.  Then exfoliate to remove any dead skin on the surface of your face, to allow...

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Herbs to Heal your Skin

I love botanicals, and they are beautiful and healing. Using botanicals to heal the body inside and out has been used since the beginning of time. Botanicals are potent plant extracts and oils derived from flowers, herbs, nuts, seeds, roots, and berries. Many herbs and botanicals contain high levels of antioxidants, anti-inflammatory agents, and nutrients your skin and hair need to look healthy. To keep skin healthy, avoid these ingredients: Synthetic fragrances, Parabens, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS), Sodium Laureth Sulfate (SLES), and Petrochemicals. Each herb has it specific ability to heal the skin, we have listed a few for you.  Chamomile Chamomile is a natural anti-inflammatory, with the power to reduce redness, itchiness, and swelling, Chamomile is also considered to be...

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