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Emulsions, Lotions, Gel-Creams... Oh My!

There are many different types of moisturizers on the market these days and it can be confusing to decipher which ones are best for you. But don't worry! We're here to help! First lets talk about what moisturizers have in common. Most moisturizers contain ingredients to prevent loss of moisture and to draw moisture into the skin. These are called humectants and include: Algae, hyaluronic acid, gly…

Ingredient Spotlight: Licorice

Licorice is an amazing skin care ingredient that benefits many different skin types and conditions. Licorice has been used medicinally for thousands of years in many areas of the world including ancient China, India, Greece, Egypt, Rome and the Americas. Traditionally it was used to heal a range of ailments from stomach upset to respiratory problems. More recently, studies have shown licorice to h…