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Why Shop Small this Holiday?

Why Shop Small this Holiday?

This year’s holiday shopping season is expected to be very different. 2020 has left people unemployed, homeless, without a business, ill and sadly without loved ones. Everyone has been  touched in some way by Covid and masks and social distancing. We’ve found our priorities shifting and our value’s changing. What was once vitally important, may not be now. We’ve found ourselves questioning and pivoting as we’ve examined our goals and futures  and maybe even become more appreciative of those on the front lines who help protect us and a little more humble and thankful for those who teach our children. ...

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Why is Clean Beauty So Expensive or Is It?

Why is Clean Beauty So Expensive or Is It?

Recently, a good friend of mine commented, “I’d like to buy your products but they are too expensive for my budget". This opened up an opportunity for me to educate her about why Clean Beauty products do cost more. We had a great conversation. It occurred to me that this topic would be an excellent subject to address on our Face-to-Face Friday Blog. Do you have similar feelings as my friend voiced?  Who hasn’t shopped the beauty isle and noticed the prices on the Clean Beauty shelf to be substantially higher than other products? Maybe you think Clean Beauty is a...

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Black Currant Seed Oil: Our "Currant" Obsession

Black Currant Seed Oil: Our "Currant" Obsession

Today's Face-to-Face Friday Ingredient Spotlight features Black Currant Seed Oil. With you in mind, My Alchemy Skin Care uses this oil in our Illuminate Serum. Read on to see why. Where does  Black Currant Seed Oil come from? If you guessed a berry, specifically Black Currants, you guessed right! The oil that is cold-pressed from Black Currants is called Black Currant Seed Oil.  We opt for pure, organic and cold-pressed in order for you to receive the maximum benefits. This oil is pretty much bland and odorless but is a powerful source of nutrition.  What Benefits does it have for you?...

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Diminish Stretch Marks. Meadowfoam Seed Oil to the rescue!

Diminish Stretch Marks. Meadowfoam Seed Oil to the rescue!

Super Star Ingredients Meadow Foam Oil/Face-to-Face Friday Ingredient Meadowfoam Seed Oil Welcome to our Face-to-Face Series. Today our Super Star Ingredient is Meadowfoam Seed Oil. This popular cosmetic ingredient in our Illuminate Serum is full of wonderful nutrients for the skin. This lovely oil is best well-known for it's moisturizing and skin softening properties, making it a fabulous massage oil. A drop goes a long way and easily absorbs into skin and does not leave an oily residue.   Where does Meadow foam oil come from? Meadowfoam seed oil comes from a beautiful, tiny white flowering plant that flourishes in...

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Do You Want to be Healthy? Eat an Apricot!

Do You Want to be Healthy? Eat an Apricot!

Today’s Super Star Ingredient is the Apricot. Have you ever eaten a real raw, picked-off-the-tree apricot? They are so juicy and delicious! In addition to the  deep nutty flavor, your body is getting a super dose of vitamins and fatty acids. Looking back... Growing up in Utah, we had several fruit trees in our backyard and my favorite was our apricot tree. I’d helped my mother pick the sun-ripened apricots that she’d either dry as fruit leather or turn into juice or jam. Her canned golden juice never lasted long around our house and that was ok by her. She encouraged us kids...

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