All posts in " skin care "


By Martha Smith / March 4, 2015

What to do when your skin throws up flares Stubborn skin conditions may require somewhat more muscular ingredients than most natural beauties are used to. But those ingredients are still less problematic than prescription drugs or traditional OTC medications. They can also work faster and even, in many cases, provide a more effective solution. Here […]


Green Your Beauty Routine: Dry Skin Solutions

By Rebecca Casciano / February 5, 2015

Sustainable beauty is a result of what we eat, drink and think, as well as what we apply to our skin. Just as our food can nourish us from the inside, the skincare, makeup and personal care products we use can nourish us from the outside. The good news is we don’t have to compromise […]


Baby-Soft Skin

By Organic Spa Magazine / January 28, 2015

 Try these organic skin care products, perfect for maintaining baby-soft skin while leaving a light and compassionate eco-footprint. Jurlique Nutri-Define Multi-Correcting Day Cream Rich in essential fatty acids and a new natural liposomal delivery system, this elegant cream delivers five active ingredients—mulberry root, rosemary leaf and peppermint extracts, horseradish, and glycogen—along with a botanical blend […]


Peptide Power

By Organic Spa Magazine / January 28, 2015

Peptides are protein fragments that act as messengers: When they enter a skin cell, they can stimulate a specific action in that cell. For example, they can signal the production of collagen. Peptides are extremely effective at plumping, firming and smoothing the skin. Here are a few new peptide products. Onsen Hydrol-Collagen Mask Named after […]


Shop. Here. Now.

By Rona Berg / January 27, 2015

Sustainable Beauty Pops Up In Soho Tucked away on a quiet street in Soho, in lower Manhattan, there’s a new green beauty popup that you will not want to miss. It will only be up through February 15, so if you are in New York City or plan to visit, hurry on over. An annex […]


Cream of the Crop

By Rona Berg / January 15, 2014

Not long ago, I noticed a small refrigerator case in the produce section of Eataly, one of my favorite gourmet markets in New York City. I assumed it contained yogurt, or ice cream. On closer inspection, I realized: not ice cream—skin cream! Dairyface, a food-grade skincare line that is so fresh it needs to be […]


Dry Skin Solutions

By Sandra Ramani / January 15, 2014

When winter wind, cold, indoor heating, a cozy fire and low-humidity pull moisture from the skin, here’s how to put it back. In the summer, there is a lot of talk about protecting skin from negative effects of the sun, but we often overlook the positive effect of summertime humidity. When colder, drier weather comes, […]