With delicate, abundant petals that range in color from palest white to vibrant red, the peony has long served as the traditional flower of China. This spring perennial, known as the “king of the flowers,” has come to symbolize wealth, honor and royalty – and it is known for its healing powers, too. Since ancient … Continue reading The Power of Peony
Living in this balmy climate, most of us regularly apply SPF 30 broad-spectrum protection. But did you know that natural ingredients are playing a bigger role in today’s sun-care products? MIGHTY MINERALS. An alternative to synthetic-based formulas, mineral sunscreens use highly reflective ingredients like zinc oxide and titanium dioxide that offer natural sun protection. hot … Continue reading Good Day, Sunshine!
Q: I’m not thrilled with my current shampoo and want to try something better. I love the idea of natural hair products, but do they actually work? – On the Fence in West Hollywood A: The short answer is yes! While the popularity of natural beauty products may seem like a relatively new phenomenon, the … Continue reading #ASKBC: Should I Switch to Natural Hair Care Products?
A natural, youthful complexion is always runway-ready this time of year. The trick is finding subtle, neutral hues that enhance your natural skin tone, especially for your lips and cheeks. Dewey skin is still in – but the effect should be radiant, not too sweaty. This luminous spring look is easy to pull off. Even … Continue reading Spring Makeover: Go Fresh-Faced!
Tremendous tresses. Most of us spend so much time wishing for them that we don’t see what’s right in front of – erm,… around? – our faces. With these all-natural products, we can harness nature to enhance our hair’s naturally unique and wonderful qualities. It Takes All Kinds. The foundation of all beauty is health. … Continue reading Work What Your Mother [Nature] Gave Ya!