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Sunny and warm with a slight breeze, the fresh summer air is the best. But while you’re getting a dose of Vitamin D, the heat may be wreaking havoc on your hair and skin. To keep your skin soft and supple throughout the summer sun and heat, follow our go-to tips.  Exfoliate: Much like winter, your skin can get flaky in the summer. A light exfoliant like our Sweet Orange and Walnut Shell Body Wash is gentle enough to use every day to hydrate and keep dry spots away.  Moisturize: This one is a given, but during the warmer months,...

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Stress doesn't just wreak havoc on your mind, it also affects your skin. But we’re here to help! Below is a roundup of tips to keep your mind and body calm, cool and collected.  One of the best things to do when you're stressed is to get a breath of fresh air. Even a brief walk can calm and rejuvenate while also getting your blood flowing. Be sure to protect your skin with a sunscreen of at least 15 SPF and a lip balm that also protects like our 100% Pure Lip Balms.  Need a quick midday pick-me-up? Our favorite...

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There’s more to a nighttime skincare regime than Wash, Dry, Moisturize. It may seem like a lot of steps, but washing and applying products in the right order can ensure your skin absorbs the products properly so you reap the maximum benefits.  Remove makeup: Whether you prefer mascara and a dab of lip balm, or you rock a full-face glam each day, removing your makeup is the first step to a clean face with a gentle makeup remover. Our fave is actually all-natural coconut oil—it gently dissolves even the toughest eye makeup. Cleanse: If you’re thinking, “Wait, didn't I just...

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When the temperature is rising, the last thing you want to be dealing with is makeup that runs. Below are a few tips to keep your skin dewey and flawless, while letting it breath.  Skip the heavy foundation for something lightweight, preferably with a build in moisturizer for a 1-2 punch. We recommend our BB cream/Tinted Moisturizer. The hydrating formula comes in three shades and glides on for silky smooth skin.  If you’re looking for more of a matte look, try the Natural Loose Mineral Foundation. The lightweight formula comes in six shades and can help cover sensitive or irritated...

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Nothing screams summer more than fresh fruit and veggies. Go beyond a wedge of juicy watermelon or a slice of a bright, red tomato and check out some of our favorite ways to enjoy the best of the summer produce stand. Watermelon Juice: Easily one of the tastiest ways to hydrate in the summer, watermelon juice is super simple to whip up. Wash a ripe watermelon and slice it in half. Scoop the watermelon chunks into a blender with the juice from ½ of a lime and blend until it’s completely broken down and watery. Pour the juice through a...

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