Category: Safe Cosmetics

Innersense Organic Beauty Refresh Dry Shampoo

We’ve Done Dry Shampoo Differently

It’s here! Refresh Dry Shampoo is a groundbreaking foam to powder formula that doesn’t utilize dirty ingredients to keep your hair clean and extend your style. Here’s what our stylist community has to say about our game changing clean, pure and beautiful new product. I live in the desert. We pray for rain. Water is…

Discover Joanne’s Summer Fling!

It’s hard to believe it’s been nearly three years since I discovered fellow green beauty brand Primally Pure skincare and deodorant products. I connected with Bethany McDaniel, owner and founder, through Amanda, affectionately known as The Organic Bunny. With a seal of approval from Amanda, I knew Primally Pure products must be top notch.  And I…

The Curl Doctor (And Oprah.com) Love Quiet Calm Curl Control. Here’s Why

So this just happened: Quiet Calm Curl Control was just named in the January issue of Oprah Magazine as a go-to cream for naturally curly B and C waves! We talked to The Curl Doctor, Shai Amiel himself, on his favorite way to use our shea butter enriched cream on his curly hair and textured…

Attitude for Gratitude: 3 Three Ways to Start Your Routine

Long ago, I established a routine gratitude practice. Not only have I found that it centers me to focus on what is really important in my life, it also grounds me in a way I can be truly present for those I love. If this idea is new to you, here are easy ways you can…

Education: Let’s Dive Deep Hairstylists!

At my heart and soul, I am a hairstylist. And after attending the W.E.L.L. Summit in New York City this past weekend, my heart and soul are renewed. Why? Hairstylists, read on and I’ll share it with you.
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September Summer Hair Strategies

In Northern California, “Indian Summer” is here. It’s hot, hot hot, one day and humid, foggy and cold the next. If you’re struggling with keeping your hair sanity while Mother Nature makes up her mind, here’s 10 summer hair strategies for the curly (and even the not-so-much) from our friend Beverly Turner of Hello Curls…

Love and Light to Hurricane Harvey’s Displaced

We’re sending our love (and more!) to Texas. Joanne and I knew instantly we had to help those displaced by Hurricane Harvey. We contacted the Red Cross and were connected with Austin Disaster Relief Network, a non-profit which works directly with the organization. En route to a distribution center in Celebrations, Texas, is two full…

Green Beauty Ingredients: The Skinny On Preservatives

The hot word in the green beauty space right now is “preservatives.” Everyone is talking about it; but what’s not being said is how vital natural preservatives are in products applied to the hair and skin. It’s important to understand the facts and navigate the miscommunication and confusion; my intention here is only to share…