Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is one of my favorite ingredients. It smells fabulous and keeps the skin soft and supple. It is known as an exceptional moisturizer and is used in a variety of beauty treatments. Coconut oil has been used for years to sooth the skin and hair. Virgin coconut oil can be applied directly and … Read more

Nars Blush

I love the color line of Nars‘ blushes and professional makeup artists also love this line. They capture the essence of what blush should be, a natural healthy glow that comes from within. Each color contains spectacular pigments that give the skin a soft tint. “Orgasm,” a light peachy pink, is one of their most … Read more

Laura Mercier

This brand was recommended by a friend whose makeup always looked clean and natural. I went to a Laura Mercier counter at Nordstroms and spoke with a representative. She pointed out a few items I might like. I had her put a natural looking foundation on me which blended nicely into my skin. I fell … Read more

Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant

I love Dermalogica’s Daily Microfoliant. It is a facial exfoliant containing a rice-based enzyme powder packed with papain, salicylic acid, and oatmeal. These ingredients exfoliate skin cells naturally without any abrasive effects on the skin. Unlike typical exfoliators which generally contain big particles that scratch the gentle surface of the skin, the Daily Microfoliant uses … Read more

Salicylic Acid

Salicylic Acid also known as beta-hydroxy acid is used to exfoliate the skin surface. It helps to repair damage from UV rays as well as to fight wrinkles and acne. When applied topically, it penetrates into the skins pores to improve the texture of skin. It can be used on sensitive skin and can help … Read more