Bath & Beauty

The Detox Market in Santa Monica: A Boutique for Green Beauty

The words “detox market” may evoke the idea of the trendiest new cleanse, but The Detox Market is a leader in the green beauty space. This retailer carefully curates a variety of lines of skin care, beauty, cosmetics (and yes, even some cleanse and detox products) that meet the exacting standards of both performance and [...]

By | April 17th, 2017|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments

GOLDA All Natural Soaps

The New Shape of Soap The Japanese holistic qi therapist Keiko Matsuo had childhood dreams of a career in medicine…traditional medicine that is. Instead Fate led her wandering a more homeopathic path to healing. As a youth navigating her parents’ chronic illnesses, massage therapy especially captured her curious mind. In a career spanning 30 years, [...]

By | April 14th, 2016|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments

Spa, Wellness, and Travel

Looking for the answer to bright and shiny hair?  Chia Seeds may be the answer. By Tiffany Caronia We keep hearing about the benefits of eating chia seeds and seeing these omega 3 oil-rich seeds being incorporated into delicious recipes. Now, Trissola Professional has created Chia Smoothing Oil to infuse the superfood benefits of these [...]

By | October 27th, 2015|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments

Seeking Solace in Savasana

Yoga Entrepreneurs Launch YUNI, the first Yoga-inspired beauty brand   When I was introduced to Emmanuel Rey, cofounder and CEO of YUNI, a natural line of personal care products designed by and for yogis, it was a casual meeting at the French Market Cafe in Venice, a personal favorite for over a decade. A dear student [...]

By | September 28th, 2015|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments

Mushroom Magic: Cordyceps

Picture this: A mushroom (well, really a fungus), grown on the backs of caterpillars, that not only improves mental energy but increases sexual vigor and athletic performance. It may sound miraculous, yet practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) have long understood the benefits of cordyceps, also known as “vegetable caterpillar.” Taken topically or orally, the [...]

By | September 1st, 2015|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments

Father’s Day Gifts: Skincare for Men

Why not ditch the tie this year?  Father’s Day Wellness Gifts: Skincare for Men When choosing personal care items to use after hot yoga, a session at the gym, or just for everyday cleanliness, read labels carefully. Choose grooming products that nourish the skin rather than leave a harmful residue on the surface of our [...]

By | June 2nd, 2015|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments

Earthy Beauty: All Natural Beauty Products

Earthy Beauty: Marina Chetner's Guide to All Natural Beauty Products Turning to all-natural is the new, holistic approach to skincare, and plant-based ingredients make a powerful impact when it comes to restoring radiance and balance.  To honor Earth Day on April 22, we’ve selected some earth-and-skin-friendly beauty products that are both fresh and functional. LUSH, [...]

By | March 30th, 2015|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments

Face Grace – Pure Skin Care

  An enthusiastic Ayurvedic practioner, Chandanni Miglino believes that what you put on your skin feeds the body. Her new line of beauty products contain organic oils and aromatic essentials oils. Chandanni's signature Face Grace Moisturizer nourishes the skin with organic sesame and almond oils along with essential oils of lavender, bergamot, calendula, and rosewood. [...]

By | February 13th, 2015|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments

SkinAgain to the Rescue

SkinAgain - Vegan, Gluten-free and Cruelty-free Skin Care SkinAgain founder Sherrie Berry developed the formulations for her line of skincare products out of personal necessity. A 2006 chemical explosion left her with severe burns on her face, neck and arms. Today, she has beautiful skin. What she calls functional skin care - the focus of [...]

By | February 13th, 2015|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments

Dermalogica BioActive Peel Review

Spa Treament Review of Dermalogica BioActive Peel In any season, sometimes what our skin needs most is a bit of a refresher. Dermalogica's BioActive Peel is a botanically based version of a chemical peel to revitalize the skin. The benefits include clearing inflammation (including from acne), reducing the appearance of fine lines, fading hyper pigmentation [...]

By | February 13th, 2015|Bath & Beauty|0 Comments