Behind the Beauty: Meet Krysia of Vapour Organic Beauty

It's Behind the Beauty time again and this week, we're introducing you to Krysia Boinis, co-founder of Vapour Organic Beauty. She's been working in the cosmetics industry for 20 years, and her expertise in formulations and ingredients informs Vapour's high-performance line. The makeup (and skincare and perfume!) line is one of our favorites because it's more than makeup—it heals and treats skin even as you wear it. Read on to find out more about how the line came to be and to get in on our August BOGO!

Read More »
0 Comments

Topics: Behind the Beauty

Meet Our Deserving Diva: Adelaide Davis

Meet Adelaide Davis, the most recent winner of our #DeservingDiva luxury green beauty gift box. This is a lovely story of a niece looking out for her aunt and we're excited to share a piece of it with you. Don't forget to nominate your #DeservingDiva! And read on for a little about Adelaide and her niece Haley.
Read More »
0 Comments

Topics: Deserving Diva

How To: Rockstar Mineral Metallic Eye With A Bold Pink Lip

Sometimes you just want to be a rockstar and wear metallic eyeshadow and rock a rad bright pink lip, amirite? This summery, fun, minimal** (and I mean more like, minimal eye look—cus there ain't a thing minimal about the lip colour in this how-to ya'll!) will have you coming back for more. The fun part? You can change up the metallic shades, switch out the hot pink for a coral or bold red... it's all super versatile! 

Read More »
1 Comment

Topics: Makeup

Behind the Beauty: Meet Sara of Vitruvi Aromatherapy

Welcome back to our Behind the Beauty series where you get you up close and personal with our brands' founders, and let them share a little of their story with you. Today, we're chatting with Sara Panton of Vitruvi aromatherapy who grew up in an eco-friendly, green, non-toxic environment. Her personal experience and her susequent interest in creating luxury green beauty products have made Vitruvi what it is today—a fast-growing, highly effective brand that we use religiously. Read on to find out how Sara got her start studying global health and medicine and how that informs her direction of Vitruvi

Read More »
0 Comments

Topics: Behind the Beauty

What Is a Surfactant? What You Need to Know

 

Have you ever wondered what makes your skincare and beauty products get foamy and sudsy with bubbles? As a culture and society we have been brought up to believe that the more foam we collect on our skin and hair, the better a product performs for a results driven experience. Well, we are about to get real with you and share the good, the bad and the ugly when it comes to our dear bubble-infused products... 

Read More »
0 Comments

Topics: Ingredient Information

Meet Our Deserving Diva: Jennifer Quinlin

Meet Jennifer Quinlin, an Aussie #EcoDiva and the first winner of our monthly #DeservingDiva luxury green beauty gift box. We've loved hearing Jennifer's story and we wanted to share a little about her with you. We feel so lucky and honored to befriend such beautiful people and we can't wait to see who wins next! Don't forget to nominate your #DeservingDiva! And read on for a little about Jennifer.
Read More »
2 Comments

Topics: Deserving Diva

How Essential Oils Create an Effective, Safe Bug Repellent

 

Meet Amy Galper, executive director and founder of the New York Institute of AromatherapyIt's the only school in New York City where you can get certified as an aromatherapist and its an approved partner school with The East-West School for Herbal and Aromatic Studies, teaching their highly acclaimed and nationally recognized curriculum. Amy herself is a certified aromatherapist and gung-ho naturalist who, when trampsing thru the woods to find herbs for infusions, also runs an award-winning beauty brand called Buddha Nose. Plus, she consults for major brands and retailers to keep them on the straight and narrow of aromatherapy. Read on to find out what she has to say about how essential oils create an effective, safe bug repellent.

Read More »
0 Comments

Topics: Skincare

The Essential All Natural Summer Skincare Guide

We’ve waited a long time to be able to enjoy the fresh air, warm sand, salty waves and the heat from the sun's summer rays. With beach season finally underway, we’re trading in winter skin treatments for a new warm weather regimen of all natural hair and skin solutions, including some DIY gems. Read on for all the summer skin care tips you'll need this season.

Read More »
0 Comments

Topics: DIY

Behind the Beauty: Meet Heather of Zoe Organics

Read More »
0 Comments

Topics: Behind the Beauty

How To Contour + Highlight Makeup Like A Pro

Ah, the infamous contour + highlight. So many opinions, so many different ways to achieve it. But let’s be real: We want the most natural, yet most amazing contour + highlight you’ve ever seen! Right? Maybe we want to make our face appear smaller, maybe a higher bone structure? Well, that chiseled, glowy face you’ve always wanted IS possible, AND it’s possible using non-toxic products too. WIN/WIN! If you’re keen, I’ll show you how to contour and highlight makeup with these next few steps!

Read More »
0 Comments

Topics: Makeup

FOLLOW US

GET NOTIFIED