One of the greatest things my grandmother taught me was to live without regrets. This is a woman who lived to a long and happy 98 years, unafraid of anything and enjoying all that life had to offer. She flew to Chamonix in the French Alps at age 88 to hike in the mountains!
At this point it seems that everyone I know either has a FuelBand or a Jawbone, and so in an attempt to see what all the hype was about ,I tried out Jawbone’s UP24 wristband, which tracks how you sleep, move, and eat for a few days. The rubber bracelet comes in a bunch of colors and is easy enough to blend into your wardrobe.
Shea Terra Organics is a natural skin care line made with unique, indigenous ingredients from Africa. The brand hopes to support the economy of third world countries by sourcing all of their ingredients from them. Their main go-to ingredient is shea butter, one of my all-time favorites (thank you L’Occitane!), which they combine with a number of others that have been proven to help heal skin.
Prtty Peaushun Skin Tight body lotion is one of the best things you can get for your post-baby physique – or any physique, for that matter!
With all the luxe salts I buy, my love of baths has recently been turning into a financial liability. Before someone decided to stage an intervention, I took matters into my own hands and tried the DIY route. It doesn’t require a chemistry degree or anything too complicated – just your sense of smell!
A little while ago I wrote a story on doshas and Ayurveda, and Pratima is a line of skincare, body care, haircare, and sun care products that put them to work. You can take a quiz on their site to determine your dosha, and then they will recommend products specifically for you.
Brow guru Joey Healy has teamed up with Completely Bare to open a shop-in-shop brow lab, and it kind of changed my face in the best way possible! I mentioned recently that in trying to lighten my brows. They turned orange, and I was using a tinted brow gel from Anastasia to cover up the mishap…