• Tomato Paste for Your Face

    A simple and effective way to improve the appearance and quality of your skin may be in your backyard garden. The unlikely food—a tomato.

  • Envirosax Totes Goes Au Naturel


    Dedicated to protecting the environment of today for the generations of tomorrow, Envirosax has garnered attention for its chic, eco-luxurious tote bags for nearly a decade and with the recent addition of a few new designs to its unparalleled Organic Series collection, the company continues to prove that it belongs in the spotlight.

  • Beauty Ingredient: Tea Tree Oil

    Also known as melaleuca oil, tea tree oil is an essential oil derived from a plant native to Australia, and has antibacterial, antiseptic, antifungal, and antiviral properties. This means that when applied topically, tea tree oil cleans your skin. Indigenous Australians have used tea tree oil as a traditional medicine for centuries.

  • Look Good, Do Good

    Being fashionable is fun; but being sustainable, thrifty, charitable, and fashionable is even better!

  • Pretty Peepers

    If your pretty peepers are the windows to your soul, then you surely don’t want dark circles or wrinkles to be the old, dingy curtains.

    The thin, delicate skin around our eyes makes us prone to fine lines and wrinkles that show our age. But there are ways around it—history can attest to that.

    Beautiful eyes are a blink away.
    By Cara Lucas
  • A Different Halloween Mask

    Pumpkins pop up everywhere this time of year, especially as carved jack-o’-lanterns and in festive fall pies. But this popular October staple has another great use: skincare. Pumpkins pack the powerful antioxidant vitamin A, which helps counterbalance pesky free radicals and prevent wrinkles, as well as zinc to aid in cell regeneration.

    By Gabrielle Boerkircher and Lindsey Galloway
  • No-Sweat Beauty Tone-Up

    Toning up your body can be easier than you think. You don’t have to settle for flabby upper arms and thighs, a slowly drooping buttocks, or that extra roundness in the middle. Nor do we have to commit to an hour in the gym everyday, although that may be fun for some.

    A few minutes, several times a day, is all you need to build beautiful muscle tone.
    By Blythe Metz
  • For A Healthy Glow: Apply + Relax

    When signs of aging begin to show, your face is almost always the first place you’ll notice a change. Fine lines, wrinkles, sagging skin, blemishes, and build-ups of other impurities compound over time—or make premature appearances—if you don’t take care to protect your skin.

    Pamper yourself with one of these do-it-yourself facial masks and discover healthy, vibrant skin—all without spending a fortune at the spa.
  • Seeds of Change

    It is both a rarity and a pleasant surprise to discover any corporation that emphasizes the importance of “giving back” to the communities that support them. When those charitable acts originate from an aesthetically minded company, the message leaves a thoughtful impression that defines the word “beautiful” on a deeper level and in more meaningful terms.

    Beauty companies spread hope to communities around the world.
    By Cara Lucas
  • Healthy Nails Are Within Your Grasp

    Old habits die hard. Although my mother tried every trick in the book to defeat my nail-biting habit as a youngster, picking at my fingernails was a stress-relieving pattern, and, like many children, my nails served as ten little targets for my anxiety.

    What do your nails say about your health?
    By Cara Lucas