• San Diego,  WorldWide

    Supporting small San Diego businesses

    As the COVID-19 Outbreak forces so many businesses to close doors, I would love to share the following local companies with you, especially you live at San Diego as well. Many of them are currently offering discounts, free shipping.

    BUBS Naturals Collagen Protein & MCT Oil Powder

    Did you know MCT Oil Powder is proven to boost immunity? Based in Solana Beach, BUBS Naturals Collagen Protein is also the only NSF Certified for Sport protein on the market. So, what does that mean? It means your favorite professional teams (including the Padres) keep this stocked in the locker room for their players’ to add to their favorite drink. Add 1 scoop of this powder to your daily coffee to train like the pros! It allows your body to recover faster after tough workouts and improves the appearance and strength of hair, skin and nails. BUBS Naturals is offering FREE shipping for all customers.


    PaulyJen is “the clutch re-envisioned.” This Carlsbad brand is the latest luxury fashion trend and like no other brand out there. Blowing up social media, it has been dubbed the season’s must have belt bag for its functionality – snapping on the back allows for convenience and versatility. PaulyJen designs creates options and the freedom to wear the bag as one sees fit. Designer Paulette Povar’s timeless designs are carefully made in California.


    Temecula resident Sarah Komers founded Mom Culture with the belief that although each mom is unique in her own way of parenting, her core values and culture are the same. Offering thoughtful apparel, accessories and gifts made in the USA, Komers is transforming “momtality” from shame and guilt to love and support with taglines such as “Motherhood Winging It” and “Raising Tiny Humans Is Exhausting.”

    Rumeur Lingerie 

    Rumeur Lingerie is an intimates boutique that specializes in fit and fun! The owner, Patricia Naylor curates beautiful lingerie for day to day wear as well as all occasions. Looking your best starts at the foundation. She opened doors in the beautiful Del Mar Highlands Town Center in mid 2019 and invites you to come in for a bra fitting to find your new favorite top drawer pieces! While doors are closed due to COVID-19 right now, you can still interview Naylor, as she is a veteran who made a huge career change by launching this store.

    Deena Von Yokes, Owner Studio Savvy Salon & Von Savvy Academy 

    Join the #ShowYourRoots campaign and support stylists by waiting to get your hair done instead of opting for a boxed dye. Deena Von Yokes is a fashion and beauty expert. She owns Studio Savvy in Rancho Santa Fe and is also a Redken stylist. After realizing her passion transcended the skills of cutting, coloring and styling and poured into the business side of running a salon, she decided to launch a new hair academy. Through this academy she teaches hair and business skills to help other women thrive in a competitive industry.


    Though doors have closed due to COVID-19 concerns, Indira’s doctors are still providing tele-med calls to help residents who are concerned about their health. Indira is the authority on skin health and beauty; she runs a successful medical spa in Encinitas, California. In addition to offering state-of-the-art treatments, she serves as a business expert. Her company was thriving before she even turned 30. Indira is available for interviews.


    Piperberry is a skincare company created with one single principle in mind: to provide highly effective skincare products using the latest science and the most natural ingredients possible. Piperberry uses adaptogens to help balance cortisol levels and help prevent the reduction of collagen and other signs of inflammation. They’re found in plant-based ingredients such as licorice root, sea buckthorn and holy basil. Together combined with superfoods such as antioxidant-packed berries, Piperberry’s vegan, non-toxic products work together to provide multiple skin benefits.

    SOUK Skincare

    San Diego’s very own SOUK skincare line offers affordable products that actually work! Inspired by the Sahara Desert (you really need effective products if you live in the desert) this product line is packed with ingredients that desert dwellers rely on: argon oil, aloe and rosehip to name a few. To boost effectiveness even more, SOUK adds oil extracts and other ingredients to hydrate, nourish and protect. SOUK prices each of its masks, serums, cleansers and creams under $40 so women don’t have to compromise quality for cost. And to make this line even better, it’s always cruelty free, plus it’s environmentally conscious too, because most of its products come in glass containers that can be recycled. Kind to animals, the planet, your beautiful face and your wallet too! Now through March 30th, save 20% with code: STAYHEALTHY.

    Vitality Extracts

    Now more than ever, our world is stressed, anxious and concerned over the spread of the Coronavirus.  San Diego’s Vitality Extracts was created by a group of health and wellness enthusiasts who firmly believe in the natural healing of essential oils, diffusers and diffuser jewelry. Pure, safe, and free of chemicals, they strive to provide affordable and quality products that fit the needs of many. They believe that health comes first and want to inspire San Diegans to join their journey to better health.