Last Friday, April 22nd people all around the world were celebrating Earth Day and supporting environmental protection.
Not quite sure how to contribute for that? There doesn’t have to be a drastic change in your routine – a little effort goes a long way. Do your part and clean your conscience (and hair & skin!) with eco-friendly, cruelty-free, recyclable and vegan beauty brands Nature’s Gate, Tata Harper, PHYTO, Jurlique and ColorProof. You’ll look good – and feel even better!
Nourish on a deeper level with the NEW Nature’s Gate Coconut Body Wash. Formulated with Coconut Water, skin is deeply hydrated and touch-ably soft! (SRP: $8.59/Wholefoods, Sprouts)
The NEW Coconut Body Lotion is made with coconut water and contains a gentle blend of Dragon Fruit, Passionflower and Banana to moisturize skin, leaving you feeling soft and smooth. (SRP: $8.49/Wholefoods, Sprouts)
NEW! Tata Harper Purifying Mask ($65, 1 fl. Oz, or 30ml. at TataHarperSkincare.com):Fight visible aging effects caused by environmental exposure and pollution, while flushing away impurities from the surface of the skin with this probiotic-powered deep cleansing mask that protects from harmful environmental aggressors, without stripping or affecting the skin’s natural balance. Containing 23 high-performance ingredients, including yogurt probiotics, broccoli extract, brown algae, prickly pear seed oil, sandalwood seed oil, white clay, Turmeric, Fennel, Ginger, Clove and Silver Fir essential oils, this powerful product supports the natural detox process, while helping energizing the skin for a firm, lifted and more youthful appearance. Suitable for all skin types.
Tata Harper Concentrated Brightening Essence Illuminating & Tone Correcting Booster ($125, 3.4 fl. oz. at TataHarperSkincare.com): This high-potency, lightweight brightening essence delivers an instantly refined, radiant look and dramatic, long-term lightening effects. A delicate infusion of Alpha and Beta Hydroxy technology tones the complexion, minimizes pores and visibly fades the appearance of dark spots and hyperpigmentation for a more even, luminous glow. This silky formula enhances the performance of all serums. 16 high performance ingredients.
PHYTO Huile Supreme ($40 at Sephora):This rich, beautifying treatment oil that instantly absorbs into the hair while delivering deep down nutrition. The versatile formula can be used prior to blowdrying or as a finishing touch to discipline thick and rebellious hair. Just a few drops creates perfectly defined curls, reduces excess volume, and provides instant nutrition and long-term repair. It delivers anti frizz protection, volume control, manageability, and curl definition, leaving hair smooth, shiny, and soft.
PHYTO Phytopolleine ($40 at Sephora):A universal scalp treatment that fortifies hair, balances and clarifies troubled, flaky scalps, and improves the efficacy of hair loss treatments (such as Phytocyane). Energizing and fortifying, it harnesses the natural powers of rosemary, sage, cypress, eucalyptus, and lemon to instantly purify the scalp and support natural microcirculation. It is recommended for those suffering from an unbalanced scalp whether it is dry, oily, itchy, or irritated. A fortifying boost for sensitive, weak, and anemic hair, it serves as an ideal preparation for thinning hair treatments such as Phytocyane.
Jurlique Rosewater Balancing Mist ($24 at Jurlique.com)
A daily hydrating mist featuring the relaxing scent of rose that restores, tones, and hydrates the complexion in one simple spritz. With its rich infusion of rose and marshmallow living energy, this formula provides the skin with balancing, moisturizing refreshment. Ideal for normal/combination skin types.
Jurlique Herbal Recovery Advanced Serum ($56 at Jurlique.com): This youth defense concentrate serum features a proprietary active complex: Naturadiance PB18+ to help reduce the appearance of fine lines, help increase elasticity, restore radiance and increase hydration, while antioxidants create a natural defense shield to help protect against environmental aggressors. Leaves skin visibly glowing, hydrated and younger-looking.
Jurlique Calendula Redness Rescue Soothing Moisturising Cream ($46 at Jurlique.com):This high performance soothing cream features our proprietary Comfort Complex including Calendula, to help comfort sensitivity, while essential fatty acids provide optimum hydration and skin barrier protection benefits with antioxidants to help protect against environmental aggressors. Skin feels restored, comforted and hydrated.
ColorProof Evolved Color Care Baobab Heal & Repair Collection: The most powerful and life-giving nutrition on the planet is inside this bottle – the Baobab super fruit from Africa’s “Tree of Life”. Used for centuries to restore life in the harshest conditions, its exquisite curative and hydrating properties fuel our ultra-luxurious Baobab Power Complex, along with revolutionary proteins, new nano technology and rare essential oils to fortify and smooth while radically repairing damage and delivering astonishing health. Hair is reborn, revitalized and full of new life with maximum color and heat protection.
- 510% Greater damage recovery
- 350% Greater smoothness and frizz control
- 375% Greater strength
- 190% Greater elasticity
- Exceptional hydration from root-to-tip
- Instantly softer, more manageable, youthful resilient strands
- Incredibly brilliant shine
- Unsurpassed color and heat protection
- Baobab Heal & RepairTM Shampoo ($50)
- Baobab Heal & RepairTM Condition ($50)
Baobab Heal & RepairTM Leave-In Treatment ($39)
Gifting the most important women in your life
with a present that shows how much you care has never been simpler!
Here are some recommendations from us, give her the best gifts ever!
FOR THE NATURAL BEAUTY LOVER: Tata Harper Natural Glow from Head to Toe ($115 at Neiman Marcus, Bergdorf Goodman and TataHarperSkincare.com):
Rejuvenate, restore and revitalize the look of dull winter skin with this luxurious body collection, designed to deliver a natural, beautifully healthy glow from head to toe. This collection polishes, perfects and deeply hydrates every inch of the body while calming and comforting dry, irritated skin. First, smooth and polish the skin with our award-winning Smoothing Body Scrub; follow that with softening, strengthening and nourishing moisture delivered by the Revitalizing Body Oil, Fortifying Body Lotion and Redefining Body Balm. Finally, the Rejuvenating Hand Cream restores comfort and glow to one of the body’s most exposed areas. This Set makes the perfect indulgent winter gift.
- Smoothing Body Scrub (full size)
Spa-strength exfoliation and moisture
- Rejuvenating Hand Cream (full size)
Intensive moisture treatment
- Redefining Body Balm (15ml)
Stretch-mark minimizing elasticity treatment
- Revitalizing Body Oil (15ml)
Antiaging body treatment
- Fortifying Body Lotion (15ml)
Corrective tissue treatment
FOR THE AT-HOME SPA EXTRAORDINAIRE: NEW! Tata Harper Purifying Mask ($65, 1 fl. Oz, or 30ml. at TataHarperSkincare.com)
Fight visible aging effects caused by environmental exposure and pollution, while flushing away impurities from the surface of the skin with this probiotic-powered deep cleansing mask that protects from harmful environmental aggressors, without stripping or affecting the skin’s natural balance. Containing 23 high-performance ingredients, including yogurt probiotics, broccoli extract, brown algae, prickly pear seed oil, sandalwood seed oil, white clay, Turmeric, Fennel, Ginger, Clove and Silver Fir essential oils, this powerful product supports the natural detox process, while helping energizing the skin for a firm, lifted and more youthful appearance. Suitable for all skin types.
FOR THE ONE WHO HAS IT ALL: Artis Elite Smoke Collection ($32-$350 at ArtisBrush.com and Net-A-Porter.com):
The newest introduction from Artis, this luxury line of game-changing brushes revolutionizes cosmetics application with its trademarked CosmeFibre® technology and an ergonomic handle for effective and exceptional application, not to mention the aesthetic design is one you might find at any high-end design store. Created by one of the makeup industry’s innovators and a former MAC Cosmetics Senior Executive, Matthew Waitesmith focused on the challenges of makeup “self-application” and delivering superior cosmetic performance, while taking inspiration from how he would draw a human face.
FOR THE ONE WHO LOVES THE PERFECT CURL: NEW! The Beachwaver Co. BEACHWAVER S.75 Ceramic Rotating Curling Iron ($129 at Beachwaver.com)
The upcoming addition to the Beachwaver family, this iron boasts a thinner barrel width, created for women of all hair types and textures to achieve gorgeous tighter curls. The new Beachwaver® S.75 offers the same high-quality professional results as the Beachwaver® Pro, with the same user-friendly features from the S series. Key benefits include a heat range of 290° – 490°, lighter 5.5” ceramic barrel length, .75 barrel width, arrow button for rotation control, 8 foot swivel cord, ergonomic handle, beveled no-kink clamp, fast/slow speed switch and a home button.
FOR THE ONE THAT LOVES THE SLEEK LOOK: The Beachwaver Co. Coast Pro Titanium Styling Iron ($229 at Beachwaver.com)
The Coast Pro® Titanium provides professional quality results in minutes and is perfect for curly, coarse and thick hair. The titanium evenly distributes heat, resulting in even faster styling and maximum frizz reduction. Touch Sense technology monitors the iron to reduce heat during non-use and automatically returns to previous temperature when touched. Includes small size removable Blow Out Attachments for a blowout finish.
FOR THE AT-HOME HAIR EXPERT: Bosley Professional Strength Healthy Hair Strengthening Masque ($38.95, 7oz. at BosleyPro.com)
This revitalizing deep conditioning masque provides strength and volume to limp, damaged, or weak hair. Biotin and vegetable proteins strengthen, while chamomile and jojoba extract help to condition the hair. Strengthening Masque contains LifeXtend complex to help nourish hair and ColorKeeper complex to help prolong and protect color.
FOR THE WHO NEEDS ULTIMATE PROTECTION: NEW! Dermaflage ScarScreen SPF 30 ($25, 2 fl oz./60g at Dermaflage.com)
So, what’s different and exciting about this SPF product? Dermaflage is a sunscreen especially for scars! Scar tissue is fragile and particularly susceptible to the harmful rays of the sun, which is why Dermaflage developed ScarScreen SPF 30, the perfect protection for scars’ sensitive skin. Ideal for use following cosmetic procedures, doctors recommend sun protection for minimizing a scar and preventing hyperpigmentation. This dermatologist-tested, non-irritated and hypoallergenic product contains no synthetic chemicals, is fragrance free and is specially formulated to work with Dermaflage topical filler (or without it)!
FOR THE MAKE-UP GURU: NEW! Dermaflage Made In The Shade SPF 26 Foundation ($24 at Dermaflage.com):
This very water-resistant, long-wear, mineral-powder foundation provides a luminous glowing complexion, with the added benefit of sun protection and antioxidants for your skin. Specially formulated to work with Dermaflage topical filler (or not!), this cosmetic product is offered in eleven options of life-like shades and was created in Hollywood special effects.
FOR THE WHO LONGS FOR HAIR-HYDRATION: PHYTO Ultimate Hydration Travel Set ($25, 1.7 oz. Phytojoba Intense Hydration Brilliance Shampoo, 1.7 oz. Phytojoba Intense Hydrating Brilliance Mask, 1 oz. Huile Soyeuse Lightweight Hydrating Oil at Sephora.com)
An essential three-piece travel kit to help hair stay hydrated while locking in moisture for luminous, healthy-looking hair. This trio is your answer to conditioned, smooth, healthy-looking hair. The hydrating, fast-acting shampoo restores moisture to dry hair without weighing it down. Jojoba oil combined with mallow and cornflower extracts (40 percent) instantly replenishes hair with moisture while restoring its natural protective barrier. Hair regains its softness, elasticity, and shine. Ideal for all hair types, the deep hydrating hair mask helps restore softness and luster. It’s enriched with nourishing jojoba oil and melts into a luxurious hair softener to deliver intense hydration and weightless detangling. A unique concentration of angelica seed extract (78 percent) and sweet orange essential oil imparts brilliance and vitality. The ultra-lightweight, beautifying treatment oil delivers serious hydration to dry, fine hair with incredible softness. The 98 percent natural, silicone-free formula can be used prior to blow drying or as a finishing touch to soften, control, tame flyaways and frizz, and add extraordinary shine.