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Face Mask Friday: July's Full Moon Facial

I like to think of the Full Moon as a big bright reminder for self-care. It seems like someone's always blaming some-sorta chaos on the full moon, haha. But like many things in our lives, we get to define what this time means to us. For me, it's a beautiful time to reflect on the intentions I set during the new moon phase and celebrate how far I've come. And yup, you've probably already guessed it, this week, we're celebrating by setting some time aside for a bit of self-care with an at-home facial recipe you have to try. You can find this weekend's superstar companion ingredient in your kitchen. Its skin clarifying, brightening, and pore tightening properties are ideal...

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Face Mask Friday: Classic Skin Boost & Rose Water Clay Mask

  What unique blend could I possibly have in store of you for this weekend's facial?  A classic clay mask blend suitable for all skin types. You heard me right; even our sensitive skin beauties can partake this weekend. The gentle superpowers of Kaolin Clay, Moroccan Clay, Organic Matcha Green Tea Powder, Honey, and 100% Rose Water are a power pack for the skin. Who's this good for: This week's featured Skin Boost Clay Mask Powder has qualities that nourish and brighten skin. Our invitation for self-care is a gentle, wholesome mask making it a great gift and experience to share.  What do we need this week? A non-metal bowl and spoon, your Skin Boost Clay Mask Powder, your Rose Flower Water Toner, and...

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Face Mask Friday: Hydrating Cucumber Clay Mask

  Thirsty skin needs to be hydrated on a cellular level from both the inside and out! Weekends are for facials... actually wanna know a secret? Truth is any day is good for a facial. Taking a little extra time to pamper our skin, beyond our daily skincare practices can be a much needed timeout. Today I'm sharing a hydrating face mask recipe here on the blog. You can pick up our star ingredient next time you head to grocery store or farmers market or if you've already got it in the fridge, you can try it tonight! What do you need? A non-metal bowl and spoon, your Skin Boost or Skin Detox Clay Mask, or both, a cucumber, a peeler, a...

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Cosmic DIY Beauty Series: Kitchen Skincare with Oatmeal

Hi friends! Thanks so much for joining me for our 6th and final week of DIY Skincare from the kitchen. This week's humble skin loving ingredient is surely to become a favorite among our sensitive skin beauties. It's a good one for all of us to keep in mind when our complexion is in need of some extra tender loving care. Extremely sensitive skin, rosacea, eczema, acne prone skin, blackheads, chemical sensitivity or sunburn, all skin issues that could see a benefit from saving some of that breakfast food for their skincare practice. What is this skincare superhero you ask? It's oatmeal! And not the one with sugars and flavors added - we're looking for the plain oatmeal with no...

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Cosmic DIY Beauty Series: Kitchen Skincare with Apple Cider Vinegar

Hi friends!! We're back in the kitchen again for week 5, where we take common ingredients you can likely find in your fridge or pantry and learn how to play with them in our natural skincare practice. Alrightie, where are my ladies with acne prone skin or with hyperpigmentation/ melasma at? We may be the ones who benefit most from this week's ingredient. Rich in AHA’s (Alpha Hydroxy Acids) that work to gently exfoliate skin by dissolving dead skin cells. Topically applying it to skin delivers beneficial enzymes proteins and good bacteria. And just when you think it couldn’t get any better we find out it’s antimicrobial, antibacterial, antiseptic and helps balance our skin’s Ph, and that’s a big win...

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