PHAs—Explained!

Our new Bakuchiol Retinol Alternative Smoothing Serum includes the PHA (poly-hydroxy acid) ingredient glucono delta lactone. This crystalized version of gluconic acid occurs naturally in things like honey, kombucha, and red wine. Known in particular for its helpfulness in reducing the look of hyperpigmentation, we love this PHA for its powerful yet gentle effects and friendliness for everyday…

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Saviors for Sunned Skin

Despite our intentions to wear brimmed hats and proper SPF, sunburns sometimes happen.*  They occur more easily for some than for others, but in any case, this kind of damage can wreak havoc on the skin. Sunburns are linked with a variety of ailments including hyperpigmentation, premature aging—and worse (cancer)! This is why it’s so…

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Bilberry/Blueberry

Blueberries are in season during the height of midsummer. Not only are they mighty delicious, they’re also strong agents against cancer and aging. Their beautiful soft skins and pretty crowns remind us that we are what we eat. Additionally, we are what we put on our skin, too! This incredible botanical ingredient is included in:…

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