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Why Witch Hazel is the ultimate skin toner!

  Witch-hazel: The little shrub with the weird name. Mainly found in North America, the plant is broken down to create the holy grail of all astringents, Witch Hazel. Witch Hazel has an endless number of benefits ranging from oral care to fading stretch marks with prolonged use. I’ve selected my top 10 favorite benefits… Read more »

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Beauty & Wellness: My newfound obsession with Rose water

My latest beauty secret is a miracle in a bottle and costs less than $3! I’d heard of the benefits of rose water and decided to try it out for myself. Rose water can be used for hair (growth, soothing irritated scalps, balancing your hair’s ph levels, etc.) and skin (toning, removing makeup/dirt/dust, clearing acne,… Read more »

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Wellness: 30-day minimalism challenge

Whenever I need a dose of visual inspiration, I head over to tumblr, my favorite of the social networks, to browse and get lost in the images of grandeur, fashion and contemporary art. Today, I came across this 30-day minimalism challenge that I wanted to share with you. Would you be willing to take the… Read more »

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Banana Peach Green Smoothie

Ingredients: ¾ cup plain Greek yogurt ¾ cup fresh spinach ⅓ cup green grapes ½ avocado ¾ cup peaches ½ banana 1 Tablespoon maple syrup ½ teaspoon vanilla Combine all of the ingredients in a blender and pulse until the texture is smooth Recipe via asimplepantry.com