Archive: Face

Three awesome products from Nature’s Gate!

I love Nature’s Gate. I love how pure and simple they are. No fuss, no chemical’s, no fragrance…. just pure, simple, natural ingredients. As I age, I’m finding my skin really loving the natural, simple products.

These three products are what I’m using right now. I start with the Lemon Verbena Cleansing Gel, and then move onto the Rice Bran Moisturizer. Before bed, I apply the Grape Seed Eye Treatment, and I’m just loving the results. You don’t have to pay a lot for these products, and you get amazing results! Here is a bit more info on these three products! More »

Spring clean your skin with an at-home Micro Peel!

Happy Spring! It’s time to shed those winter layers with Osmotics Micropeel Skin Resurfacing System and prep for the warmer weather.

I’ve tried this line, and after a couple weeks – I’ve REALLY seen an improvement in the surface of my skin! I have really noticed a change in the way my skin looks and feels. It feels almost like I’ve taken off a year of junk. Sounds gross, but if you try it – you’ll see what I mean!

It feels like you’ve gone to the spa, and paid top-of-the-line money for an expensive procedure. Here, you can do the same thing yourself – at home – for a fraction of the cost. PLUS- you can use it more than once!! CONTINUE READING… More »

Two Organic Olive Esssence Products I’m loving right now!

Great news!  Organic Olive Essence, an affordable natural skincare line infused with olive oil, olive extract and 24-carat gold, is now available for all on

Providing skin with a rich moisture barrier, Organic Olive Essence products are completely absorbed to offer protection from free radicals, pollutants, bacteria and other environmental stressors. The entire line is USDA Certified Organic by the CCOF Trade Association and OASIS, as well as pH-balanced, paraben-free and noncomedogenic.  Here are some favorites from the line.  Please let me know if you’d like a sample!

Organic Olive Essence Body Butter revives dry, tired skin and brings it to a luxurious soft condition much like that of silk. It is enriched with nutrient rich botanicals, antioxidants and organic oil, all of which are great sources of vitamins. The body butter also keeps skin moist without feeling greasy and helps protect skin from future damage.

This body butter is heavenly. This winter was a killer on my skin, and I use this every single morning. I rub it on my arms and legs, and I’m amazed at how smooth it feels. I just love it! I love the natural ingredients, and the pleasant smell. It’s great!


Olive Essence Facial Scrub is a special formula designed to treat sensitive and dry skin with gentle, yet deep exfoliation, cleansing out impurities while nourishing and toning. skin will feel and look clean, fresh, and rejuvenated. ph balanced. certified organic by the usda, ccof, and oasis.

I love me a good (GENTLE) face scrub. I’ve tried so many face scrubs in the past that just are downright painful, we all have. But this one is a face scrub that feels so good – you’ll be surprised it’s a scrub at all! It leaves your skin feeling so much smoother. It really is pure bliss!


Play it safe with Lavanila!

You don’t have to be basking in the rays to be effected by the sun. SPF: Sun Protection Factor, is just as necessary during cold winter months as it is summer! 100% natural, healthy and effective – Lavanila’s The Healthy Sunscreen Collection will prepare you for any and all of life’s happenings.

The Healthy Sunscreen ($28 for face, $38 for body): Wearing sunscreen prevents sunburn, cell damage, and premature signs of aging. So why use a sunscreen full of harmful ingredients? Lavanila offers a highly nourishing and safe alternative to chemical-laden formulas. Perfect for sensitive skin, this fragrance-free, ultra-sheer formula glides on smoothly with no white residue for the ultimate in natural SPF protection.

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