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Season the holiday with peppermint from Thursday Plantation #100usesforTP

When I worked in a fabulous aromatherapy clinic in Forest Hill and the holidays rolled around we would put peppermint on our diffusers.   When I went to work and opened the door, it smelled like Christmas.  Oh, how I miss that clinic and working with essential oils!    New from Thursday Plantation this season is Peppermint, which fits with their other therapeutic collections of…

A Holiday Season Giveaway, just for him from Crawford Street Skin Care!

Ok, you may want this for yourself as I have been slathering the most nourishing face balm for myself!  Have you heard about Crawford Street Skin Care? Well, I have something for the King in your life my lovely Queens and Kings.  Crawford Street Skin Care makes its way into the holiday gift giving spirit with traditional gifts fit for a king! “Frankincense and myrrh based…

My guide to silky smooth feet this winter

I love pedicures.  I love a good foot rub the most but as an esthetician, I am picky and tend to do my own pedicures.  Especially when estheticians don’t listen to the client’s request.  I almost kicked one esthetician in the face when she pulled out the credo blade and proceeded to remove the little calluses I had.  You see, once…

The Whole Life Expo is this weekend!

It’s the wonderful time of year again for the Whole Life Expo!  I can’t wait to hit booths on Friday and see all the natural, healthy and wholesome goodness offered this year.   We are also offering a fabulous gift basket giveaway & tickets as well! You may be curious as to who will be exhibiting, speaking and what seminars will be held.&nbsp…

Urban pollution and taking care of your skin with Alumience A.G.E

Urban pollution is real, don’t even get me started on indoor pollution as well.  It can also age your skin by 10% compared to living in the country.  I live in the heart of the city, (Toronto) and I can see my UV damage as spots pop up on my face but do you know what the other factors are for pollution damage?   Below…

What is your #IntuitionEffect? Tell me and be one of the 50 to win! #SchickAmbassador

Okay, ladies, I gotta tell you.  With the warmer weather here now, Winter’s hair growth has got to go- at least for me! LOL. I have been procrastinating whether to wax or shave and the Universe heard me as I just opened and email asking me to be a #SchickAmbassador.  I truly have been so busy, or sick, or cleaning up a flood in our building…

Elate Cosmetics~ natural, vegan, sustainable make up

Oh, how I love makeup! Oh, how I love toxic-free makeup! Let me tell you about Elate cosmetics.  It’s Canadian and awesome in a nutshell.  Being an avid fan of green beauty I was excited to discover Elate and review some their new colours for Spring.  I haven’t come across anything negative to say about the line so, here’s the…

Lavender & Coconut Oil DIY Scrub! #100usesforTP

This is something nice to whip up. I hope you like my Lavender & Coconut Oil DIY Scrub.  Do you have coconut oil at home?  Of course you can use whatever essential oils you like but for this I used Eucalyptus, Lavender and Tea Tree.  All from our friends at Thursday Plantation which recently added two new essential oils to the line.  Lavender and Eucalyptus…