HEALTH CANADA NEEDS TO DO MORE TO PROTECT CONSUMERS

By | 2017-03-28T17:43:00+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , |

Last Night Health Canada released a warning regarding a popular skin care cream marketed for kids and babies with eczema. After a lab test, they found that PureCare Herbal Cream, a product labeled “all-natural”, actually contains a highly-potent prescription steroid cream.

SECRETS TO GREAT SKIN FROM A HOLISTIC AESTHETICIAN

By | 2017-05-07T13:42:12+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , |

I like to call her the goddess of Indie Beauty, Julie Clark's collection of natural and effective skin care products is by far one of the best in the country. The first time I tried Province Apothecary (over 3 years ago now) I was hooked. I am a sucker for scent and each one of her products elicits a mood and a feeling based solely on a scent.

4 NATURAL WAYS TO GET THE FRENCH GIRL LOOK FROM PARIS FASHION WEEK

By | 2017-03-12T14:59:21+00:00 March 12th, 2017|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , , |

C’est Magnifique! That's what I think of when I think of Frech women. Don't they seem to get everything right? Effortless fashion, glowing skin, just makes me swoon. Now I love fashion like any girl but am also very aware of its impact both on the chemicals used in makeup and the culture of fast fashion. But that's not what this blog is about. Paris Fashion Week just wrapped up and I noticed a few trends that we can look forward to this summer are ya ready? Qui!

HOW TO HYGGE YOUR BEAUTY ROUTINE

By | 2017-03-02T18:49:51+00:00 March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , , |

March is the perfect time of year to stay indoors and pamper yourself. Pour yourself a delicious raw-tella hot chocolate, put on your goop-approved knit sweater and get your hygge on. If you don’t know about “hygge” it’s the Danish concept of “coziness”, a way of life where you unwind, unplug, slow down and savor the little things.

MUST-HAVE GREEN BEAUTY STARTER KIT

By | 2017-02-26T17:19:17+00:00 February 24th, 2017|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , , |

Today, I have great news. The fabulous Margot over at thechoosychick.com has the solution to your (possible) green beauty conundrum. How do I transition? 
It’s the hardest part and she has done all the hard work for you. YAY! I caught up with this eco-warrior to get the down-low on her Green Beauty Starter Bag (which BTW would make a fabulous #MotherDay gift!)

AN INSIDERS GUIDE TO SWITCHING TO NATURAL COSMETICS

By | 2017-02-16T12:32:46+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , |

Change takes time and that is certainly the case when it comes to tossing the toxic beauty products you are using. The payoff is big, not only will you look and feel better, you are also helping to heal mother nature. But now, more than ever, there are so many options to choose from.

A SEASONAL PRESCRIPTION FOR GLOWING SKIN

By | 2017-02-06T15:44:44+00:00 November 26th, 2016|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , |

Do you notice that when the seasons change, so does your skin? The following guide will help you figure out the properties of your skin, how to pick the right ingredients based on the season and essentially help you have glowing skin all year round.

NATURAL BLEMISH BUSTERS FOR A CLEAR GLOWING FACE

By | 2017-02-06T15:48:54+00:00 May 10th, 2016|Categories: Beauty|Tags: , , |

Our skin is amazing. It's alive and dynamic and it protects our body from so many things. Toxins, pollution, and sweat, just to name a few. Our skin is also a reflection of what we eat and drink, so feeding it the good stuff is the key to supple, hydrated, beautiful skin.