Shea butter: what’s the hype? Well, we’re here to tell you. Found in many moisturizers, creams, lotions and actually in some of our products too (like the Arabica Coffee Scrub ;) ), this skincare ingredient is the holy grail of moisture. Shea butter is a fat extracted from shea tree nuts.
Sweating, we all do it, but what does it do to our skin? We all know that sweating, in general, is a good thing. It usually means that we are exercising, getting that blood and oxygen flowing throughout the body, but there’s actually a whole side of skincare-related benefits to
We’re back with another ingredient spotlight blog, and this one is all about Witch Hazel! Found as an ingredient in our very own Hyaluronic Acid Serum, it’s definitely worth getting to know this skincare gem. What is Witch Hazel? Hamamelis virginiana or witch hazel is a shrub plant native to the United
When it comes to skincare, you should think like a rabbit. Yup, you read that right. If you are looking to improve the look of your skin, a rabbit’s famously favourite snack is your best bet. The crunchy orange veggie is what we at My Organic Zone like to call
That classic orange at the breakfast table is great and all, but which vitamin c ingredient is good for skin? Of course, consuming vitamin c-rich foods has its health benefits. Those benefits are much different from those that come with using Vitamin C in skin care. Vitamin C is a
We all have our own self-care routines. Whether it’s as simple as a three-step natural skincare routine, or an elaborate at-home pampering schedule, we know what works for us. But sometimes a trip to the spa is what we really need. That monthly facial, wax, chemical peel; you name it. While
Summer has struck which means it is officially berry season! Blueberries, strawberries, blackberries, and raspberries; the options are endless! Whether in a smoothie, a pie or fresh from the garden; you can’t go wrong with these summer skincare superfoods! While the taste and uses of berries are amazing, the benefits
The good weather is here (assuming you live in North America) so there is only 1 thing to do: spend your time outside! Living strictly indoors for 4 months of the year means you can’t and you won’t take Summer for granted. With your skin being more susceptible to damage
Summer is upon us so maintaining your skin’s health should be top of mind. Sun-kissed skin feels amazing, but too much exposure is never a good thing. Why do those pesky UV Rays have to ruin all the fun? With that said, let's appreciate the wonder that is Aloe Vera.