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Protect your skin naturally this winter with Crawford Street Skin Care

Canadian winters can wreak havoc on the skin: windy, cold, dry outside temperatures combined with hot, dry or damp indoors conditions. Winter naturally invites relaxation, renewal and rejuvenation. Crawford Street welcomes winter with a NEW survival kit containing four new products including mineral baths, deodorant, body oil and cuticle oil – all in environmentally responsible glass packaging.  Soak away your winter blues with a relaxing mineral bath. Crawford Street…

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…

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…

A dreamy hot beverage from CaffItaly…..

Can we talk about lattés, cappuccinos and espressos?  I never appreciated or knew what a luxury it was to enjoy such a beverage at home until I received my CaffItaly Cappuccina.  It has a multifunction keyboard for automatic dosing of hot and milk-based drinks, a built-in frother which is easy to remove for storage in the refrigerator and automatic shutdown after ten minutes of…

My favourite Fall fashion pieces from Mark’s #wellworn

I don’t know if you’ve noticed but Mark’s  has really upped their apparel.  I am loving the new looks and I love my Alfred Sung courtesy of Mark’s.  I love Black and white, I never bother with much colour and do like to stay in my comfort zone.  Effortless fashion is instantly classic and easy to dress…

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…

My Fall Fashion Picks from Amazon

Fall fashion is my favourite season to dress.  I love the cooler temperatures, the colours of dark reds, browns and greens and I love layering.  Below are some of my favourite items that I’ve found on Amazon.  Check out those lovely Frye boots, the Michael Kors bag comes in a few different colours as does the lovely tartan scarf/shawl.  Pair it…