Red Wine: Caudalie Vinosource Quenching Sorbet Creme

Summer time is rosé season here in New York, meanwhile in Europe everyone is drinking Hugo, a wine cocktail with elderflower and fresh mint. I can’t get enough of either and when summer is over, indulging in red wine and dark chocolate is one of my favorite health and beauty treatments on the planet! How can something so tasteful be so good for you? Polyphenols in grapes and flavonols in chocolate beans are powerful anti-oxidants making wine and chocolate so unbelievably healthy and helping to fight free radicals that are…

Weleda Body Oils for Taut and Smooth Skin

I already mentioned how beneficial oils are for the skin. For my legs I am using Weleda Birch Cellulite Oil which is famous for its anti-cellulite formula: Birch Oil tightens and other ingredients like Apricot Kernel Oil and Jojoba Oil work as natural emollients to soften the skin. As far as I know, no product alone can fight cellulite completely, but there are definitely products out there that are able to reduce the visibility and improve the touch. A combination of applying Weleda Birch Oil twice a day while massaging…

Dr. Organics Dead Sea Mineral Mask

We all know that the Dead Sea in Israel and Jordan is famous for its healing properties due to the high level of salt and minerals. For thousands of years people have made pilgrimages to bathe in this lake to recover from arthritis, eczema and other ailments. Dr. Organics Dead Sea Mineral Mask uses dead sea salt and mud as its main active ingredients. Other notable ingredients include Kaolin clay, known for its detoxifying and purifying properties (which is good for oily skin), algae, plankton and pine oil. The mask can…

Beauty Essentials: Aloe Vera Oil

This is my very first post and I’m super excited after months of trying products and blog designs and writing up reviews -thanks to everyone who gave me creative input! I thought I’d start off with products that refer to my blog’s name. One of my favorite products of all time is Jasön Organic Aloe Vera Oil which consists of only sunflower oil and aloe vera barbensis gel. Oil is such an effective and simple skin care product that benefits any skin type. I am using it for many years now and it helped me…