• Beauty,  Gift Guide,  Los Angeles,  New York,  San Diego

    Your skin will thanks you everyday for this routine! This Filipina-owned skincare brand will be one of your favorites.

    New year, new start. A new skincare routine that brings your skin to the next level. Craft a Fresh Start skincare set from Pili Ani helps you to set up this new skincare routine that you will thank yourself everyday!
    Nowadays, sleep is a luxury. But who says it has to be expensive? With Pili Ani Night Essentials Set – Craft Sweet Dreams, you can give the gift of a good night’s sleep to family and friends in the beginning of the new year.
    Beloved in the Philippines and internationally, both of these sets contain the brand’s hero ingredient, elemi oil, which is known for its ability to detoxify skin. The oil, which is derived from the sap of the bark of Philippines-native pili trees, is scientifically proven to help stimulate circulation, flush out harmful toxins and impurities and help to prevent breakouts, irregular pigmentation, and dull skin.
    “In the Philippines, Elemi oil is known as affordable frankincense due to its firming and antibacterial properties,” said Rosalina Tan, Co-Founder. “As the first beauty brand in the world to use elemi oil in our products, we’re excited to continue bringing the ingredient, which is our country’s best kept secret, to the rest of the world with the launch of this skincare in the United States.”

    Pili Ani Fresh Face Set

    • Gentle Facial Cleanser 20ml
    • Purifying Toner 20ml
    • Moisturizing Tinted Pili Lip Butter 3.5g
    The plant-based, Gentle Facial Cleanser, cleans and moisturizes complexions and keeps skin hydrated. It is gentle and mild on the skin due to its low pH level, which is between 5.0 – 6.0. The Purifying Toner leaves complexions purified without a dry feeling, as it is primarily composed of aloe vera, in addition to elemi oil to help refine the skin’s texture and balance its natural oils.
    Both the Gentle Facial Cleanser and the Purifying Toner are 100% natural, dermatologist-tested and formulated using hypoallergenic ingredients. Tone without the sting using Pili Ani plant-based, aloe vera-infused Toner. Formulated with Elemi Oil, it’s naturally antibacterial and skin-balancing, making sure your skin is clean and fresh while retaining its moisture barrier. This is the second step to your fuss-free skin prep, starting with our Gentle Facial Cleanser.
    Lips are better with butter. Infused with Elemi Oil and made with Pili Ani proprietary Pili Butter formula, this clear Lip Butter in Mint will give you more moisturized lips in just 3 days. Plus points: It doesn’t contain menthol, so it’s perfect for sensitive lips!

    Pili Ani Night Essentials Set

    • Self-care Night Recovery Oil 15ml
    • Moisturizing Pili Lip Butter 3.5g in Mint
    • Essential Oil Blends 6ml in Sweet Dreams

    Self-care Night Recovery Oil (SCNRO) contains the highest concentration of antioxidant-rich and ultra-hydrating Pili Oil in the entire Pili Ani skincare line. This PM face oil with soothing botanicals minimizes breakouts and neutralizes redness while brightening and moisturizing the skin. Wake up to a calm, dewy, rejuvenated complexion. In the daytime, replace SCNRO with our Ageless Concentrate as your AM face oil.

    Lips are better with butter. Infused with Elemi Oil and made with proprietary Pili Butter formula, this clear Lip Butter in Mint will give you more moisturized lips in just 3 days. Plus points: It doesn’t contain menthol, so it’s perfect for sensitive lips!

    Ready-to-use Pili- and Elemi-infused blends in convenient roller bottle for a cozy mood and moment. Enjoy a restorative night with Sweet Dreams.

    About Pili Ani:
    Finding natural skincare products that are good for you and good for the planet just got a whole lot easier. Crafted for beauty and sustainably sourced, Pili Ani products support the lives of Filipino farmers, as well as the sustainable and organic practices that keep their Pili farms thriving. Pili Ani’s products’ hero ingredients are Pili oil and Elemi oil, which bring people their heathiest, most beautiful skin. The oils comes from the pili tree, which is indigenous to the Bicol region of the Philippines.
  • Beauty,  Gift Guide,  Los Angeles,  San Diego

    Shine like the star that you are with Pili Ani Inner Glow Set

    There’s no better time to glow than this holiday season! This season, Craft a Glow-Up with Pili Ani. Get yourself ready for the perfect New Year glow up with the PiIli Ani Inner Glow Set. Gentle Facial Cleanser, Purifying Toner, SCNRO, and Natural Radiance Facial Moisturizer Cream are all in one niffty box set ready for you to glow.
    • Gentle Facial Cleanser 20ml

    Minimize breakouts and deep-clean without drying skin with antibacterial and skin-balancing Elemi Oil—the key ingredient that makes Pili Ani Cleanser truly unique. Plant-based, low-pH, and 100% cruelty-free. Go ahead, take the first step to your best skin.

    • Purifying Toner 20ml

    Tone without the sting usingSelf-care Night Recovery Oil (SCNRO) contains the highest concentration of antioxidant-rich and ultra-hydrating Pili Oil in the entire Pili Ani skincare line. This PM face oil with soothing botanicals minimizes breakouts and neutralizes redness while brightening and moisturizing the skin. Wake up to a calm, dewy, rejuvenated complexion. In the daytime, replace SCNRO with our Ageless Concentrate as your AM face oil. plant-based, aloe vera-infused Toner. Formulated with Elemi Oil, it’s naturally antibacterial and skin-balancing, making sure your skin is clean and fresh while retaining its moisture barrier. This is the second step to your fuss-free skin prep, starting with our Gentle Facial Cleanser.

    • Self-care Night Recovery Oil 3ml

    Self-care Night Recovery Oil (SCNRO) contains the highest concentration of antioxidant-rich and ultra-hydrating Pili Oil in the entire Pili Ani skincare line. This PM face oil with soothing botanicals minimizes breakouts and neutralizes redness while brightening and moisturizing the skin. Wake up to a calm, dewy, rejuvenated complexion. In the daytime, replace SCNRO with Pili Ani Ageless Concentrate as your AM face oil.

    • Natural Radiance Facial Moisturizer Cream 20g

    The secret to even-toned skin. Improve your dull, blotchy complexion with fast-acting Centella asiatica (CICA) and Papaya extract that give your skin a brightening effect for a naturally radiant glow. As with Pili Ani entire moisturizing line, this product contains Pili and Elemi Oils, a potent antioxidant + skin-firming combo.

    About Pili Ani:

    Founded by mother-daughter duo, Rosalina Tan and Mary Jane Ong Tan, Pili Ani is a natural beauty brand known for their facial oils and moisturizing creams. The brand is the only beauty brand in the world that contains Pili Oil, which is harvested from the Pili Tree in the Philippines. A remarkable superfood for the skin, Pili Oil, which is rich in antioxidants, fatty acids and vitamin E, is known in the Philippines as the fountain of youth in a nutshell because of its ability to rejuvenate and revitalize the skin.

  • Beauty,  Los Angeles,  New York,  San Diego

    Face Haus offers facials for the people, full-fuss services without breaking the bank

    Do good. Feel good.​​​​​​​ ​True beauty radiates from somewhere deep, where we find empathy, love for others, and love for ourselves.​​​​​​​​ Products from Face Haus to your Home, used in all of Face Haus facials for you to continue skin maintenance at home.

    Founded by good friends and female founders, Karey Burke, Dawn Olmstead, and Jenn Worley, this launch represents Face Haus’s mission to transform the world of skin care by promoting skin health and feeling and looking your best from the inside out.

    The Luminary ($48) is a nourishing daily serum delivers a high-impact serum that treats dark spots and hyperpigmentation. It’s smoothing salicylic acid exfoliates and re-texturizes rough skin, while sodium hyaluronate and panthenol help to retain moisture and protect the skin’s barrier.

    The Dew Gooder ($32) is a triple threat moisturizer designed to prime, protect and condition the skin. Formulated with a double hydro-lipidic blend of skin-loving sodium hyaluronate, squalane to help create a healthy skin barrier and anti-oxidant sunflower seed oil to moisturize without clogging pores. With every purchase of The Dew Gooder in the month of December, Face Haus will be donating a portion of the profits to partner shelters in each of the Haus cities (Houston, Dallas and LA).

    The Everybody ($34) is a high-impact 20% Glycolic Acid exfoliating body lotion used to smooth and renew rough, dry skin. The dual-purpose formula is packed with Vitamin C and Cholesterol to tackle uneven, bumpy texture, and banishing body blemishes while locking in hydration. It’s gentle enough for keratosis pilaris-prone skin and also works as a great spray tan prep.

    The Multi-Tasker ($20) is a multi-purpose face and body lotion that calms and replenishes skin while preserving its natural moisture barrier. Gently wash and shave with this rich, milky lotion made with Glycerin, Squalane, and Omega-6 fatty acids derived from grapeseed oil and squalene to help reduce water loss, while effectively clearing away the day. The skin is left feeling clean, comfortable and hydrated. Face Haus skincare are all free of artificial color, mineral oil, parabens, sulfates and synthetic fragrance.

    These products join the latest launches from Face Haus including The Relief Worker ($40) and The Peacemaker ($40), two detoxifying and nourishing face masks. All Face Haus products are straight from the brand’s Haus facials to your home and 100% esthie approved. These products are available now with prices ranging from $20-$48 at thefacehaus.com and Amazon.

    About Face Haus

    Face Haus offers facials for the people, full-fuss services without breaking the bank, by professional estheticians (we call them esthies!) using spa-worthy, clean products that are now available for retail. Guests can choose any of their signature facials with customized add-ons available for specific skin concerns. All services have clients in and out of the Haus in under an hour because time is a luxury, but skin health doesn’t have to be. For more, visit www.thefacehaus.com

  • Beauty,  Los Angeles,  New York,  San Diego

    Kite Beauty – Makeup designed for busy people and tiny bags

    With holiday season right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking of ways to look your best while on the go. Kite Beauty has the perfect solution with your new TSA-friendly, go anywhere glow-up travel essential: On the Glow Concealer!

    Kite Beauty is here with the perfect stocking stuffer to make sure you and your loved ones look their best and travel lighter this holiday season! AAPI female founded by Nina Liu, Kite’s goal is to become the ultimate convenience beauty company by taking the stress and hassle out of beauty for those with busy lifestyles and tiny purses.

    SHADE MATCH GUARANTEE:  Kite knows shopping for makeup online is scary – if you order one shade and it doesn’t match, just email them and they will send you one different shade for free.

    WHAT’S IN IT: Six (6) individual pods of formula in a super cute, business card-sized box, optimized for portability. Kite concealer is medium coverage, natural finish, and formulated for versatility, so it can also be used as your full-face foundation, contour, or highlight in a pinch.

    WHY YOU NEED IT: Treat Kite like your go-anywhere glow-up. Stash a whole pack or individual pod in each of your bags, drawers, cars, pockets, or bras (no judging 😜!) in case of makeup emergency.

    WHY YOU’LL LOVE IT: Kite proprietary formula is designed to build and blend seamlessly into bare skin or existing makeup, smoothing the appearance of all the worry lines, dark circles, or surprise pimples that seem to arise at the worst possible moment in the day.

    Kite is dedicated to making the lives easier of busy people everywhere – to the tired moms, stressed students, weekend warriors, boss ladies, and everyone in between. The super cute, business card-sized box with 6 pods of formula is specifically designed for optimized portability and formulated to build and blend seamlessly into bare skin or existing makeup. Smooth the appearance of worry lines, dark circles, and surprise pimples that arise throughout the travel day with the versatile product that can also be used as contour or highlighter in a pinch!

     

     

  • Beauty,  Gift Guide,  Los Angeles,  New York

    First Spray Serum: Setting Spray, Facial Refresh, and Serum in One

    Over 15M bottles sold globally, d’Alba Italian White Truffle First Spray Serum – this bestseller has over 100,000 reviews on the official d’Alba website. Loved by makeup artists and celebrities. Korean Beauty brand d’Alba which has sold over 10 MILLION BOTTLES and has been crowned top three facial sprays on Amazon with their viral best-selling product the White Truffle First Spray Serum ($35). The first of its kind, multifunctional mist, serum, and setting spray all in one is loved by Korean celebrities, makeup artists, and flight attendants.

    Supercharge your skin with organic ingredients such as avocado oil, sunflower seed oil, and chia seed extract allow a natural skin healing process, as well as providing minerals and nutrients to the skin. After shaking, the two layers of serum and essence mix thoroughly, and are ready to seep into your pores and instantaneously moisturize the skin with a glow.

    This travel-friendly product is perfect for Holiday vacations, whether you’re going to warm climates and need a facial refresh or the cold and need a boost of hydration.  Sealing in your makeup routine, and revive your skin on dull days with the White Truffle First Spray Serum!

    Why Spray Serum?

    d’Alba has dedicated on developing their products in the most convenient & hygienic form and shortening skincare routine while considering all-organic and effective ingredients. All of d’Alba best-selling spray serums have been produced with a top-tier pump spray for wide and strong dispersion. d’Alba is still working to improve their sprays by researching and inventing different engineerings of pump sprays.

    Therefore, our brand became widely known with “White Truffle First Spray Serum” for its convenience, distinctiveness, and efficacy, while being highly acknowledged by various celebrities and diverse countries.