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Saving the Whales—Again

In Body Care, Facial Skin Care, Hair Care, Organic Lifestyle, Special Skin Needs, Your Daily Routine by Allie Aronstam

Whaling is Back. This June, Japan has officially gone back to killing whales (unofficially, they never stopped.) Why Kill Whales? Besides the Obvious. Whaling can be traced back to 3000 BC. They are killed for their meat and oil. By the late 1930’s, over 50,000 whales were killed annually causing many species to be on the path to extinction. Organizations …

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How do you use Pure Jojoba? Meet Anna.

In Body Care, Essential Oils, Facial Skin Care, Hair Care, Hair Care, Hair Conditioning, Organic Lifestyle, Shaving, Shine, Split ends, Your Daily Routine by Kathleen Kaiser

We are asking our customers how they use Pure Jojoba Oil. Meet Anna, 53 years old, designer and professor. Morning Routine I massage Pure Jojoba natural scent into my skin after my shower. Jojoba Oil moisturizes, absorbs quickly and doesn’t sit on the top of the skin staining clothes. Since I started using Pure Jojoba regularly, I have no dry patches. …

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What’s the best skin oil? Pure Jojoba, Olive Oil, Coconut Oil…

In Body Care, Facial Skin Care, Hair Care, Organic Lifestyle, Your Daily Routine by Allie Aronstam

We created this handy infographic to show you the chemical similarities of Pure Jojoba Oil to human skin oil. Notice how other oils—olive oil, coconut oil, etc. are not even close to the chemical make up of human skin oils. Pure Jojoba is pretty special! We all should be using it to moisturize skin and hair. So when people ask …

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13 Reasons to Use Jojoba Oil from Healthline.com

In Body Care, Facial Skin Care, Hair Care, Special Skin Needs, Your Daily Routine by Allie Aronstam

This article is a repost from Healthline.com We could not have written a better testimonial for Jojoba Oil ourselves! The original Healthline article has links to the studies. Read on about the proven benefits and uses of Pure Jojoba and enjoy! What is jojoba oil? The jojoba plant is a hearty, perennial plant that grows in North America. Not only does it thrive in …

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Hair and Beard Care

In Body Care, Facial Skin Care, Hair Care, Hair Care, Hair Conditioning, Organic Lifestyle, Shaving, Shine, Split ends by Allie Aronstam

Pure Jojoba is great for your hair. It styles, adds volume and moisturizes your hair. Try some of these ideas: After shampooing and towel drying rub a drop of Pure Jojoba between your hands. Rub your hands through the ends of your hair. This will add volume to your hair, as well as, protecting and moisturizing before blow drying. When …

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Battle of the All-Natural Oils | Jojoba vs. Coconut

In Body Care, Facial Skin Care, Hair Care, Organic Lifestyle, Your Daily Routine by Kathleen Kaiser

In a battle between jojoba and coconut oil (Or as we like to say, good versus evil. Wink, wink.), jojoba wins out every time. It’s bio-similar to the skin’s natural moisture. Jojoba oil is one of only two substances on the planet that are bio-similar to our skin’s natural wax (or sebum, technically speaking) – the other being whale oil. …

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Product Review: Aquarian Bath Shampoo Bars

In Hair Care, Hair Care, Soapmakers by Allie Aronstam

I don’t know about you, but it is almost becoming a bit of an obsession to fill my bathroom with only all natural products. So far I’ve got the moisturizer down (Jojoba oil….cough..cough…), my DIY all natural toothpaste, and even deodorant (tutorials to come). But one thing I have been wanting to do, but just haven’t found the time to …

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New Year = New Hair

In DIY Recipes, Hair Care, Hair Care, Split ends by Allie Aronstam

With the new year approaching, its time to bring some new shine to your hair! This simple DIY recipe will help seal in your split ends and add an extra layer of shine and moisture to your hair on these bitter cold and DRY days! Only three ingredients, yup that is right, just three! Avocado, Jojoba and Vitamin E oil …