Brooklyn Made Organic Skincare: skinnyskinny

Brooklyn has a fascinating vibe that reflects a combination of artistry, artisan-ship and entrepreneurial endeavors. When I think of the term “Made in Brooklyn” I think of products that are local, organic, farm-to-table, and handmade and at the same time contemporary, hip, and trendsetting. Like handcrafted, Brooklyn made organic skincare. Brooklyn alone has almost a dozen of organic skin care companies and I’d like to take you with me on my mission to discover them all. My first stop is at the skinnyskinny store in Williamsburg, where owner Clara Williams…

Origins Ginger Burst Body Wash and Souffle

Yum – Ginger Souffle sounds already delicious and my skin is definitely enjoying the treat every time I use Origins ginger body wash and creme. Both the wash and the souffle have a creamy soothing texture with a crispy- fresh ginger and citrus scent. You probably figured that I have a love for Ginger, hence the name for this blog. Here is why: ginger is anti-inflammatory (=anti breakouts), it is also anti-bacterial (fabulous remedy for a sore-throat), it stimulates the metabolism and it contains enzymes that help fight free radicals.…