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Dry Brushing for Skin: 5 Benefits & How to Do It the Right Way

Dry Brushing for Skin: 5 Benefits & How to Do It the Right Way

Dry Skin Brushing Benefits Many people carefully tend to the skin on their face, regularly exfoliating, cleansing, and moisturizing. But when’s the last time you tended to the skin on the rest of your body? Your skin is your largest organ, after all, and there is one simple step you can add to your morning routine that can greatly improve your health – dry skin brushing. I’m not only referring to your skin’s aesthetic appearance, either (although many would agree this is important too). The benefits of dry skin brushing go beyond skin deep, offering whole-body benefits to your health....

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The Beginning, or The Skin Doctor Story

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The Beginning, or The Skin Doctor Story

How Angelina started this whole business of handcrafting natural skincare.

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After Sun Skin Care

After Sun Skin Care

Angelina's Top Tips for Minimizing Sun Damage When sunlight hits your skin, it damages healthy cells. Without sun protection, this damage can build up. In time, you see signs of sun damage like freckles, dark ("age") spots, and wrinkles. It can also cause dryness. Some people develop precancerous skin growths, skin cancer, or both. After Sun Care Anti-inflammatories and antioxidants are key! Cooling, soothing foods work from the inside to heal all of our tissues and organs, including our largest organ, our skin. Especially in the summer months, be sure to eat plenty of anti inflammatory foods like organic salads,...

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How to Stop Your Sunscreen From Clogging Your Pores

How to Stop Your Sunscreen From Clogging Your Pores

My Summer Sunscreen Layering Technique Step 1: Apply your favorite aos facial moisturizer with spf. Lighter formulas like our famous Goji Mate' Ultralight Moisturizer and our Apple Stem Cell Daily Radiance Cream are perfect for oily-normal skin. If you're concerned about aging skin (who isn't!), the Youth in Bloom Phytoactive Firming Day Cream is a great choice. A note about mineral sunscreens: At aos, we use mineral sunscreens exclusively because dermatologists recommend them as effective broad spectrum sun protection. We never add chemical sunscreens to our products because the science points to those ingredients interacting with our skin cells and...

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What is a High Frequency Scalp Treatment?

What is a High Frequency Scalp Treatment?

The high-frequency hair & scalp treatment has been mentioned in many beauty blogs recently. The therapy is widely used to tackle hair loss and dandruff and works by stimulating hair follicles with the help of UV and high-frequency rays. But is this scalp treatment effective and safe? How does it work? Let's dig deeper into the procedure and potential benefits and side effects. What Is High-Frequency Treatment For Hair? 10 minute add-on to any facial or massage treatment We think this treatment is a must for Bend’s dry climate and thinning hair. We use a special glass high frequency hair...

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