The Hero’s Journey

Rhodiola Rosea

Rhodiola Rosea, also known as ‘Golden Root’ or ‘Arctic Root’ is a yellow flowering plant that can be found growing on sea cliffs in the high altitude mountains of the Arctic, Europe, Asia and North America. It’s a well-documented medicinal plant used historically to treat fatigue, stress, depression, fertility and even gastrointestinal disorders. Rhodiola has …

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Q + A with Katharine L’Heureux Kahina Giving Beauty

The recent update to our identity, now Beauty Heroes, could not have happened at a more appropriate time as we announce our September selection from Kahina Giving Beauty. Katharine L’Heureux, the founder of Kahina has taken her process of developing an ingredient driven, effective and beautifully packaged skincare line and turned it into a heroic …

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Q + A WITH REBECCA CASCIANO

Everything about Rebecca Casciano radiates holistic beauty; her smile, her words and her work.  If you follow Rebecca on social media, as I had for a year before being introduced to her by Sarita Coren, you’ll witness the many ways she just breathes beauty – as a makeup artist, wellness coach and healthy beauty thought leader …

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DAISY FLOWER EXTRACT

Daisy flower has a rich and storied history as a healing plant, offering multiple benefits to the skin. Listed as an ingredient on skincare product labels as Bellis Perrennis, which translates as “everlasting beauty,” daisy extract has a unique combination of polyphenols that work as tyronase inhibitors that naturally suppress the production of melanin.   The …

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Cleanse Body and Spirit With These Relaxing Beauty Rituals

There’s no reason to hold off on body cleansing rituals that support your system’s natural desire to detox. There are a number of self-nurturing beauty rituals – you may be doing already – that rev up the body’s capacity to flush out toxins and bring in the glow. Dry brushing Moving in long strokes toward …

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How Meditation Benefits Your Skin

Skin is a fantastic communicator that often reveals our unspoken emotions to the world. Our faces turn pink with embarrassment or white with fear. Complexions can appear sallow, dry or as if aged overnight, especially during difficult times. I used to suffer from adult acne. Incorporating a regular meditation practice was the key to clearing it up …

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