The Environment and Your Skin

The Environment and Your Skin

(What you MUST Know About Photoaging) Your skin can change dramatically in different climates, and as seasons begin to change, not to mention how humidity (or lack thereof) and what high altitudes can do to your face…what you don’t know will age you – FAST. For...
Wildcrafting vs Organic?

Wildcrafting vs Organic?

What Is “Wildcrafted” Skin Care?  A Deeper Look at Botanicals As consumers become more informed and selective about what they use on their skin, questions arise about which is better when it comes to ingredients and products they should use: Natural or...
Rich Traditions in Herbalism: African-American Medicine Ways

Rich Traditions in Herbalism: African-American Medicine Ways

Attuning to and uplifting black people’s voices in herbalism is one way of celebrating and honoring the rich cultural lineages that both American and African herbalism offer. When we can see our own stories reflected along the diverse paths of those who have...
Think of Me as Your “Personal Trainer for Your Face”

Think of Me as Your “Personal Trainer for Your Face”

Every day I receive phone calls or messages from women all around the country who have bathroom drawers filled with half-empty bottles and jars. These products serve as painful reminders of expensive trial and error purchases of products that promised miraculous...
How to Improve Your Skin Texture in Just One Week

How to Improve Your Skin Texture in Just One Week

OK – so you have your daily skincare routine down … you’ve studied every inch of your face (and body for that matter!). You’ve scrutinized every single area the needs improvement and have tried lots of things to address things like breakouts, wrinkles,...