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Brand Profile and Interview with Lindsey McCoy of Plaine Products

Have you ever stopped to think about how much plastic is in your home at this very moment?  What about in your kitchen and bathroom?  Now think about how many of those plastic products are a single use item.  I’d venture a guess to say that most of them are.  I think we can all […]

Meet the green beauty pioneer who is celebrating 25 years in the industry

Meet Gabriel De Santino – Green Beauty Industry Pioneer Gabriel De Santino is the founder and CEO of Gabriel Cosmetics, Inc., a global natural beauty empire whose brands include Gabriel, Zuzu Luxe, and Clean Kids Naturally. Born from Latin descent and raised off the coast of Mexico, Gabriel at an early age was naturally drawn […]

The buzz on bees with Marin Bee Company

With a longtime mission for educating and helping people to better understand the role of the honeybee, it should come as no surprise that founder of Marin Bee Company, Debra Tomaszewski, has turned her passion into not only a thriving skincare company, but a nonprofit foundation as well.  As backyard beekeepers, Debra and Bill Tomaszewski felt […]

Greenly Basics: What’s the deal with PHTHALATES?

  Written by Marie of And The Color Green for The Greenly Guide   Marie was raised by hippies so a natural perspective towards living has always been a no-brainer. Her philosophy towards green living is to seek knowledge and just do the best you can. She can be found on You Tube where she […]

Brand Profile and Interview with Manon von Csiky-Sessoms of Back to Basics Skincare

When looking for a facial oil, requirements such as cruelty free, uses organic ingredients, and made in small batches all may be boxes you are trying to check off on your personal list.  Once you have found a product that fits your needs and specifications, you may see that the price tag is upwards of […]

Guest Post: How A.S Apothecary is crafting slow skincare rituals

ABOUT AMANDA Amanda Saurin is the founder and a plant grower and gatherer, distiller and maker at A.S APOTHECARY. She is a traditional Apothecary. Amanda has worked with herbs and homeopathy for many years, developing effective, gentle, bespoke products. Through A.S APOTHECARY she brings together her love of plants, growing, making, healing and collaboration to […]