7 Beauty Oils & Elixirs For Your Winter Beauty Refresh

With the winter season right around the corner, there's no better time to hit refresh on your winter beauty routine with these gorgeous hydrating beauty oils and elixirs that also double as the perfect holiday gift for the beauty lover on your list. Wrap up this winter with these floral inspired oils that are sure to keep you feeling bright and cozy!

1. Leonor Greyl Huile Secret de Beauté

Go-to product: Leonor Greyl Huile Secret de Beauté, 66$


2. Tata Harper Revitalizing Body Oil

Go-to product: Tata Harper Revitalizing Body Oil, 95$


3. Aerin Rose Oil

Go-to product: Aerin Rose Oil, 68$


4. Show Beauty Pure Treatment Oil

Go-to product: Show Beauty Pure Treatment Oil, 60$




5. Farsali Rose Gold Exllir

Go-to product: Farsali Rose Gold Elixir, 54$


6. RMS Beauty Oil

Go-to product: RMS Beauty Oil, 78$


7. Rodin Olio Lusso Lavender Body Oil

Go-to product: Rodin Olio Lusso Lavender Body Oil, 130$


This is the Spring Beauty Look that You'll Have on Repeat Into Summer

Courtesy of Vogue.com

Courtesy of Vogue.com


Prada's 2018 Resort runway has the perfect answer to your spring refresh beauty look. With a deep rose lip and fresh, almost bare lashes, this is the summer ready beauty look you've been waiting for.

Carry it into balmy summer nights with beachy waves, cool poolside ballerina knots or a variety of post workout plaits. You'll have this statement making beauty look on repeat well into the final days of summer. 

Here, our favourite go-to beauty products to inspire your look!


Why a Multi-tasking Beauty Balm Should be Part of Your Beauty Routine

A multitasking beauty balm is a staple as part of our beauty routine. Full of restorative and balancing nutrients and ingredients that provide soothing benefits, hydrating properties that provide the perfect healing glow and minimal go-to that will take you from backstage fashion week to your weekly ballet class or fitness session, heal cracked heels and dry lips, hydrate dry cuticles and elbows, dab onto eyelids, brows, cheekbones and cupid's bow to give you the perfect in-flight beauty look or off duty glow. Try one of our faves with natural and organic ingredients that will keep you toxin free and give you healthy skin on-the-go. 

1. Aerin Beauty Rose Balm

We love a great floral-based beauty product and with the extract of 350 rose petals in each pot that deeply soothes and moisturizes, this Rose Balm by Aerin is the perfect take anywhere, do anything go-to beauty balm for your beauty bag.

Go-to product: Aerin Beauty Rose Balm, 58$

Photo via: Aerin

Photo via: Aerin

Beach Waves: 6 Hair Mists for the Perfect 70's Inspired Beach Hair

Sip on the smooth air and kick it in the sand with 6 natural and organic beach wave sprays perfect for your summer getaway, poolside sun days or ocean dips by the beach.

1. Leonor Greyl Lait Luminescence Detangling Milk Spray

Try this detangling leave-in styling spray pre sun and post swim to enhance shine and smooth strands with UV/UB protection free of silicone and enriched with hydrating plant extracts, style even the most difficult hair for managebility and nourishing properties. 

Go-to Product: Leonor Greyl Lait Luminescence, 48$


2. Herbivore Botanicals Sea Mist Hair & Body Spritzer

Whether your spending the day in the sand or exploring the current seaside market, this beach to street mist will give you the perfect tousled waves from wet to dry styles with lavender and sage perfect for hair to skin for textured waves and hydrated refreshment to your skin.

Go-to product: Herbivore Botanicals Sea Mist Hair & Body Spritzer, 10$-18$


3. John Masters Organics Sea Mist Sea Salt Spray with Lavender

Get spent the day at the beach hair in the city with this color safe natural sea salt mist to give hair body while protecting strands from drying with organic lavender in travel and full size formats.

Go-to product: John Masters Organics Sea Mist Sea Salt Spray with Lavender, 5.50$-16.50$


4. Josie Maran Bohemian Waves Argan Hair Mist Texture Volume & Moisture

Soft textured waves are a mist away with this natural pink Himalayan salt infused spray to smooth and calm hair while organic argan oil hydrates tousled waves with nourishing strength and shine for work to beach styles. 

Go-to product: Josie Maran Bohemian Waves Argan Hair Mist Texture Volume & Moisture, 2t2$


5. Olivine Atelier Love + Salt Mist

Perfect beach waves are just the start with this hydrating mist perfect when sprayed in dry hair, style your hair into a topknot overnight and wake up to beach ready hair that does double duty to hydrate skin. Spray liberally day to night. 

Go-to product: Olivine Atelier Love + Salt Mist, 26$

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6. Alterna Haircare Bamboo Beach Summer Ocean Waves Tousled Texture Spray

Add texture and volume in a lightweight formula, with UVA/UVB protection to fight sun and ocean damage with a tropical inspired mango coconut scent. This summer hair treatment helps protect against drying and breakage.

Go-to product: Alterna Haircare Bamboo Beach Summer Ocean Waves Tousled Texture Spray, 22$


Sun Travel Natural Beauty Essentials for Your Makeup Bag

Sun season is here! With travel days full of airports, museums, el fresco dining, beach side stays, these natural beauty travel faves are a must no matter where your summer adventures take you. Whether your walking the Champs d'Elysse, taking in the Santorini views or exploring Panama City, our beauty essentials will take you from beach to street throughout your summer travels.


French Girl Beauty: 3 Beauty products to Master a French Girl's Effortless Je Ne Sais Quoi

French girl beauty is about working with what you have and not being more than who you are. A bare face and bold lip is the perfect french girl je ne sais quoi. Along with the perfect skin care routine, try this easy beauty look to bring out all your best effortlessly. 

1. Moisturize

French girls are known for their love of minimal makeup, the perfect hair cut and everything in moderation. Start with a clean face and moisturize face and neck with a moisturizer containing an SPF.

Go-to product: Josie Maran Argan Daily Moisturizer, 14$-54$

Photo via: Sephora

Photo via: Sephora

2. Eyebrows

Strong eyebrows and bare lashes are a French girl signature. Dab brows with a balm to enhance their look without over-powering your face. Use a multitasking balm and add highlight to your face with a sheer loose powder like Chanel Les Beiges to the cupid's bow at the top of your lip and to highlight cheeks.

Go-to product: Aerin Beauty Rose Balm, 58$

Photo via: Aerin

Photo via: Aerin

3. Red Lip 

A French girl know a red lip is a beauty must. Bright for day to deep rouge matte for night. A bare face and bold lip is the perfect touch to the French girl beauty look and sometimes using your finger is just the thing.

Go-to product: Bite Beauty Rouge Creme Lipstick, 28$

Photo via: Sephora

Photo via: Sephora

5 Brigitte Bardot Inspired Hats for your Summer Sun Travel

Brigitte Bardot always knew her way around the perfect sun accessories and especially a good hat. Inspired by one of our favorite 60's actresses, along with Parisian jaunts, summers spent in the south of France, vintage summer wines, dining el fresco,  endless days by the beach or boating around the Mediterranean sea, we're start off the summer months ahead sure to be full of with long days, sun travel, farmers markets, boating trips, rustic picnics and cool boho fashion by sharing our summer hat inspiration for our summer travel scapes. 

1. Straw Boater Hat

Meant to be worn with everything lace, white, crochet, wet-look single side braid and untouched beaches for quiet days on a boat to Tulum vacation, your summer uniform will thank you. 

Go-to product: Lack of Color Spencer Wide Boater, 95$

Photo via: Lack of Color

Photo via: Lack of Color

2. Wide-rim Fedora

Wear this hat on your way to your next sun travel destination with playsuits, J.Crew sandals and the perfect duffle packed for your endless summer travel. 

Go-to product: Club Monaco Babajaan Carmen Hat, 198$

Photo via: Club Monaco

Photo via: Club Monaco

2. Braided Sun Hat

Take this hat on your summer exploration for of the perfect fresh picks from the farmer's market preferably while on your way to your next rustic beach side picnic.

Go-to product: Club Monaco Hat Attack Braided Sun Hat, 119.50$

Photo via: Club Monaco

Photo via: Club Monaco

3. Wide-Brim Floppy Hat

Wear this hat while indulging in a good read of your favorite memoir, sipping fresh coconut water and lounging poolside.

Go-to product: Zara Wide Brim Hat, 25.90$

Photo via: Zara

Photo via: Zara

5. Raffia Hat

Wear this hat on your pursuit of the perfect island to find your sun spot, especially while jaunting around sun isles on a catamaran. 

Go-to product: Zara Raffia Hat, 25.90$

Photo via: Zara

Photo via: Zara

Boho Summer: 6 No-Fail 70s Inspired Hair for Your Summer Style

The 2015 runways have been full of boho styling and 70s influences including great boho hair. From Lanvin's inspired single Brigitte Bardot braid to Chloe's Peggy Lipton straight middle part styles, these are our favorite off the runway boho looks to try and perfect for the summer months. 

1. Single Braid

Simple, elegant and perfect for summer months, the Brigitte Bardot single braid on the Lanvin runway was Julien d'Ys inspired hair styling. Tie the end with a leather string or ribbon to add a chic twist to your style. 

Go-to product: Leonor Greyl Mousse au Lotus Volumatrice – Volumizing Styling Mousse, 46$


2. Fringe Bangs

Antonina Petkovic rocked the 2015 fall fashion runway with fringe bang styling that are a great transition into summer. Try this distinct look reminiscent of Jane Birkin, in a natural wave or straight style. Be sure to keep bangs off your face when applying moisturizer to your face until it is fully absorbed.

Go-to product: Show Beauty Lux Volume Lotion, 63$


3. Slicked Back 

Balmain girls hit the Spring 2015 runway with chic wet-look slicked back hair that is the perfect way to style locks straight out of the water. For more gentle Grace Kelly inspired styles, keep hair pulled back and let air dry.  

Go-to product: Show Beauty Working Texture Spray, 47$


4. Half-up 

Celine's half-up styles came down the runway accented with gold barrettes perfect for emanating Audrey Hepburn's graceful styles. 

Go-to product: John Masters Organics Rose & Apricot Hair Milk, 26$


5. Bandanna

Chanel's modern interpretation of a bandanna was the perfect brunching accessory at Brasserie Gabrielle on the fall 2015 runway. Style this Brigitte Bardot Parisian-it girl style for days spent exploring beach towns and walking desert summer gardens.

Go-to product: Leonor Greyl Masque Fleurs Jasmin, 65$


6. Middle Part

The Chloé fall 2015 runway was full of decadent boho styles and sleek middle part hair like Peggy Lipton's 70's straight styles. The perfect beach to street look, style your part with our fave Aerin gold comb we are currently craving. 

Go-to product: Show Beauty Pure Treatment Oil, 78$


7 Natural Hair Rescue Alternative Treatments to Your Normal Hair Routine

We're going inside 7 natural alternative hair treatments for that perfect mane, whether you have dry split ends, trying to grow your hair long or wanting to add extra moisture to your roots. We found 7 go-to treatments you have to try and for best results, always towel dry hair before using any after wash hair product so hair is damp and not soaking wet to allow any product you use to better absorb into the hair cuticle or apply products to dry hair where noted. 

1. Conditioning Mask

Try a hydrating conditioning mask to protect and boost hair repair with a weightless formula designed to leave hair soft and shiny and delicately scented. It will help eliminate split, dry ends and help you grow longer hair as you require less trips for trimming with deeper hydrated ends. 

Go-To Product: Leonor Greyl Masque Fleurs de Jasmin, 65$

Photo via: Leonor Greyl   

Photo via: Leonor Greyl


2. Dry Shampoo

For healthy looking next day hair, spray a dry shampoo at roots of unwashed hair when your out of time, after the gym or while travelling to refresh your hair between washes. Give curls a beachy loose look with an all over spray keeping them from clumping together, lift volume at roots, lock in a back comb, prevents bangs from sticking to your forehead, conceal dark roots in blonde hair and add texturing grip to bobby pins.

Go-To Product: Show Beauty Dry Shampoo, 47$

Photo via: Show Beauty

Photo via: Show Beauty

3. Leave In Treatments

This leave-in treatment softens and nourishes hair while treating dryness and releases soothing hydration to scalp and hair, making hair manageable and revitalized throughout the day.

Go-To Product: John Masters Organics Hair Milk, 26$

Photo via: John Masters Organics 

Photo via: John Masters Organics 

4. Beauty Hair Oil

Add rejuvenating shine with a restorative elixir that will boost your hair's luster and shine,  for a strengthened, deeply nourished with a lightweight antioxidant and nutrient–rich formula leaves hair fiber renewed, strengthened and deeply nourished.  This leave-in serum enhances elasticity and restores a lush, healthy appearance and strength. Try it on wet or dry hair and great for smoothing and taming fly-aways.

Go-To Product: Show Beauty Pure Treatment Oil, 78$


5. Hot Oil Treatments

Hot oil hair treatments have long been touted as hair rescue hydrating treatments. With a gentle formula infused with Argan Oil, it can reverse damage caused by heat and over-styling, leaving hair smoother, shinier, and healthier. In the shower, the oil warms itself up to the ideal temperature for penetrating strands to effectively seal in moisture. The self-heating oil provides a gentle warming sensation as it penetrates deep into the hair cuticle, sealing in moisture and shine.  Use weekly or as often as needed. 

Go-To Product: Josie Maran Argan Hot Oil Self-Heating Hair Treatment, 20$ -45$

Photo via: Josie Maran Cosmetics

Photo via: Josie Maran Cosmetics

6. Pre-treatments

Apply this treatment to dry hair before shampooing or other treatments, we recommend a minimum of 30 minutes before. It will help easily detangle hair, apply it before sun exposure or the beach to protect hair from sun and salt water damage and nourish hair quality, while it beautifies and strengthens hair no matter the season. This light-weight oil quickly absorbs, leaving hair silky and shiny. Also try it before coloring your hair. We recommend you color with an organic brand, ask your salon for Organic Color System.

Go-To Product: Leonor Greyl Pre-Shampoo Oil, 59$

Photo via: Leonor Greyl

Photo via: Leonor Greyl

7. Hair Fragrance

With all the decadent scents that flood your looks after a wash or styling, a hair fragrance will give your hair a boost after all those scents have faded from your mane. Try a light indulgent fragrance packed with essential vitamins and minerals that will fight free radicals and color fade while enhancing shine and restoring hair's natural strength and beauty.

Go-To Product: Show Beauty Hair Fragrance, 85$


Winter Skin Rescue: The Beauty Range You Need to be Using

Winter can really take a tole on your skin. Save it with hydrating beauty oils, creams and balms that will help skin retain moisture and leave your skin feeling soft and smooth through the winter months. 

1. RODIN olio lusso

If your looking for a high quality product with a gorgeous scent, try the RODIN olio lusso range of beauty products that leave a delicate scent on your skin and the perfect way to hydrate after a shower or bath and a great way to save cuticles, dry skin or in a beauty mask. A little heavy on the face? Try hydrating with rose water like S. W. Basics Rose Water Toner. For an all over treatment, mix your RODIN beauty oil with an unscented lotion for a deeper hydrating affect (we love a good natural brand like John Masters Organics Bare Unscented Body Lotion) that will keep skin moisturized all through the winter months.


Go-To Product: RODIN olio lusso, 30$-118$

Photo via: Terrain

Photo via: Terrain