Jewelweed: Toxic or Terrific? 

Jewelweed: Toxic or Terrific? 

Jewelweed: Toxic or Terrific?  Enjoying the great outdoors in the height of summer, but the effects of too much sun and too little moisture got you down? Summertime poses a unique set of challenges to the skin. Beach time causes a sunburn which leaves the skin dry,...
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...
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...
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,...
Every Day is Earth Day at Sunshine Botanicals

Every Day is Earth Day at Sunshine Botanicals

Back To Our Roots Where Herbal Medicine Meets Corrective Skin Care As we all celebrate “Earth Day” this year, I am stunned as I step back and reflect on how this company actually began. You see, Sunshine Botanicals is a love story between the holistic aesthetician and...