All About Natural AHAs

Natural AHAs are water-soluble acids made from sugary fruits. They dissolve dead skin cells and impurities to produce a radiant brightening effect. Their ultra-gentle exfoliating action helps to decrease discoloration, hydrate the complexion, and boost cellular turnover. Unlike physical exfoliants, AHAs are gentle on the skin, and even sensitive skin types are encouraged to use…

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Three Types of Exfoliation

Our skin is constantly turning over—shedding skin cells in order for fresher, younger cells to push their way to the skin’s surface. But as we age, this turnover process slows, forcing us to find new solutions for sloughing away dead skin that can build up and dull the complexion. Enter exfoliation: the best way to…

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Skincare During Colder Months

Herbivore Botanicals was founded in Seattle—a city well-known and romanticized for overcast skies and rain. We know that when our short-lived summers start to fade, it’s time to raise the bar on our mental healthcare (helloooo therapy), fluff our sanctuaries, and organize our workspaces.  When your floaties deflate and your short shorts start collecting dust,…

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Four Skincare “Rules”—Clarified

Have you ever wondered why it’s considered a fashion faux pas to wear white after Labor Day? We have, too. After a little investigating, it seems that there are practical reasons (rainy season begins), and etiquette reasons (wealthy elites made up the rule to distinguish themselves from lower classes). Fortunately, fashion rules are meant to…

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What’s New About our Rose Hibiscus Mist?

Our Rose Hibiscus Hydrating Face Mist has gotten a mini-makeover, and is now even more so an everyday skincare favorite and vanity essential! We’ve swapped our original rose water with organic rose hydrosol, which delivers even deeper nourishment and a wonderful aroma. Plus—a “heavenly mist” pump top makes toning a literal breeze! Hydrosols, also known…

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Vanity Magic

Whether you’re poised at the bathroom sink, or lounging at a Hollywood-lit vintage vanity furniture set, your primping area is a place of ritual, where you observe and take care of yourself. These acts are simple, enjoyable, and essential to cultivating a rich and fulfilling practice of self-love.  Observe the following tips and tricks to…

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Five Ways to Use Orchid Oil

Orchid Facial Oil is useful for more than just moisturizing the complexion! Its versatile texture, nourishing ingredients, and light, everyday scent lend multi-functional attributes, making it useful in a variety of applications. Enjoy this tutorial that demonstrates five ways to make the most of this essential beauty oil. Apply Orchid to clean skin morning and…

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