I know, you've been seeing kombucha everywhere lately; so here's what all the hype's all about. Health benefits such as detoxification, joint health, digestion and immune boosting properties are helping to fuel the Kombucha trend and popularity. According to Alex Galindez, General Manager of BluePrint®, the carbonated alternative to soda has been in high demand.
This year at the Indie Beauty Expo (see post on best sellers), I met several inspiring entrepreneurs in the 'natural' beauty space, but one of them, the Founder of Edible Beauty, Anna Mitsios, really intrigued me. As an Austrailian naturopath working in a fertility clinic, she studied the affects of skincare ingredients on hormones, which brought upon her passion project, Edible Beauty.
Recently, someone asked me how to boost their energy without caffeine. For me, the answer came easy, but my friend was left skeptical. Seriously, meditate. Whether you’re feeling tired, anxious or are just looking to start your day off full of positive energy, take a few minutes to meditate.
Last Friday I had such a fun time working with Sara Gore for New York Live. It was the first week the show was in the new studio so I was excited to check it out. And let me tell you, it's gorgeous! Check out my segment on the most iconic beauty buys here.
I'm so excited to be getting submissions for this new feature. Soul Candy is a new series where I want to share your stories! If you notice a random act of kindness, or participate in one yourself, please share your uplifting story with me so I can spread the light. This story came in from a reader who would like to remain anonymous. It actually landed in my inbox when I needed a smile myself.
Typically when I test new beauty products, if I'm not blown away, I put them in my beauty cabinet, let my friends come shopping and donate some to a near by homeless shelter. I've tried my fair share of makeup removers, but these two actually made it into my vanity – permanently.