DIY Rituals

Khus+Khus Products

Beauty From the Outside In

From the earliest of times, people have taken pleasure in rubbing fragrant substances into their skin. Scent was a powerful force in ritual, medicine, mythology, even conquest. In modern times, Khus+Khus combines the powers of scent with sophisticated plant-based compounds and Ayurvedic herbs to build modern herbal fusions–creating products that work from the outside in …

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From The Tropics With Love!

Named after her great grandmother who ran the first apothecary in Cali, Columbia, Giovanna Campagna created Joaquina Botánica as a tribute to the natural beauty and self-care rituals of Latin American women. Joaquina Botánica embraces the vibrant, energetic vibe of the tropics, marrying exotic, natural botanicals with clinical actives to illuminate skin’s natural radiance. Nutrient-dense …

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Saving Face: Perioral Dermatitis

We get a lot of skincare questions about skincare for perioral dermatitis sent to us at Beauty Heroes, sometimes accompanied with pictures and pleas for help. We always respond with product recommendations, and often a warning; skin conditions are rarely solved by just putting something ON your skin. Diet, hormones and lifestyle often underlie the most common …

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Ingredients® Products

Ingredients® Defies All Labels

The brand is a newcomer, but its founders are no strangers to beauty. The husband-wife visionaries behind Art Of Shaving, Myriam and Eric Malka became fanatical about botanicals before ‘clean beauty’ ever bloomed. As industry insiders, they had an advantage: they already knew the best chemists and suppliers. But they also knew the truth: most …

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LILFOX Product Collection

LILFOX: Couture Skincare Extraordinaire

One thing I’ve learned throughout my career is that companies and brands are living, breathing, evolving organisms. As we approach seven years of Beauty Heroes discoveries, it’s wonderful to experience the evolution of my favorite green beauty brands first-hand. And no evolution has been quite as exhilarating and fun-filled as that of LILFOX and its …

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Blissoma Products

Follow Your Bliss

If there’s one thing we’ve learned recently, it’s that the only constant is change. Adaptation is necessary for survival, and this holds true for our skin as well. And when it comes to skincare, Blissoma Founder Julie Longyear is our resiliency coach. And the best coaches are those who’ve been there, done that – failed …

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