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Can Akamai Make Your Beauty Routine Minimal Again?

Can Akamai Make Your Beauty Routine Minimal Again?

With minimalism rampaging through the conscious community, it’s hard not to feel guilty about an extensive beauty product collection. The other day I told my husband to come into the bathroom. “Look at how uncluttered it is!” I said proudly, sweeping my arm to indicate the window ledge with nothing but a plant, bath salts, and...
  • Green Beauty Review: Arya Essentials Does Ayurvedic Beauty

    Green Beauty Review: Arya Essentials Does Ayurvedic Beauty

    by Archana Paladugu Having lived in India for most of my life, I use ayurvedic ingredients  in my daily routine. Ayurveda is an ancient school of holistic medicine from India. My great-grandfather was a ayurvedic doctor in the 1920’s, and my family believes in plant based cures for most ailments. Traditionally, the products are administered by an expert after you...
    Green Beauty Review: Marie D'Argan Offers 3 Ethically Sourced, Luxury Oils

    Green Beauty Review: Marie D’Argan Offers 3 Ethically Sourced, Luxury Oils

    by Meghan Navoy As a fan of using natural oils as a moisturizer, I was thrilled when Marie D’Argan sent me three bottles of their ethically produced, organic and EcoCert certified oils to try out. I tested the Nigella Sativa oil, Macadamia Oil and argan Oil, incorporating each oil for one week into my daily...
    Green Beauty Review: Should You Put Chia on Your Face?

    Green Beauty Review: Should You Put Chia on Your Face?

    Chia seeds are those tiny, black, superfood thingies that everyone is so obsessed with these days, and for good reason. Hailing from South and Latin America, these seeds contain essential fatty acids; protein; vitamins A, B, E and D; minerals like calcium, phosphorus, potassium, iron, copper, zinc, magnesium manganese niacin, and thiamine; and antioxidants. According to...
    Maybe the Key to Beautiful Skin Is Just Balancing Your Doshas

    Maybe the Key to Beautiful Skin Is Just Balancing Your Doshas

    Usually when we think of our problem skin, it’s in term of a set of unrelated problems: dry skin, eczema, acne, oily skin, etc. But what if you could address your skin woes using a unifying theory? That’s the goal of Sundara Holistic, a new skincare line that addresses your skin problems using Ayurvedic principles...