How to Layer Your Skin Care Products

We wear different skin care products at the same time for specific purposes. There always seems to be some confusion as to which product goes on first and which goes on top.  The general rule is lightest to heaviest or least oily to most oily. Many people have...

Help Your Skin Survive Colorado

Every week we meet people who have just moved to Colorado. Oftentimes they have moved from a climate that is much more friendly to their skin and they are now experiencing severe dryness. We are glad that they look to us for advise on helping their dry skin. But...

Weekend Hikes near Moab

I love getting in weekend hiking trips. Last weekend we got to combine driving cross state to pick up lavender plants to expand our lavender fields with enjoying the scenery of Eastern Utah. Moab is about a 6 hour drive for us. Dead Horse Point State Park Our Friday...

Six Tips to Hydrate Your Skin

What does skin hydration mean? Skin hydration refers to the water content of the skin; both the dermis and the epidermis. The ability of the skin to hold water is primarily a function of the most outer layer of the epidermis; the stratum corneum. Skin hydration is...

Skiing, Fireworks and Hotsprings

Cross country skiing, Fireworks, and Hotsprings were the three highlights of our winter weekend trip to Steamboat Springs, Colorado. It’s a pretty easy drive for us and a place we haven’t been to for many years. I always like to find fun weekends during the winter...

Self Care Can be Tough Love

For Valentine’s Day this year, think about focusing on your own self love. Women far to often look outside themselves for love and acceptance and can sometimes cause harm to themselves by doing so. By taking care of our own needs, we are better able to serve others;...

Colorado Aromatics Gift Guide

We understand how difficult it can be to pick out the perfect gift, so here are some suggestions. Do you know someone who is on their feet a lot? Maybe someone who loves hiking, a teacher, a nurse? We suggest our Foot Spa. This set contains our herbal foot soak that...

Six Functions of Healthy Skin

Keeping your skin healthy is important so that it can perform all the functions it was designed to perform. But what role does skin, our largest organ of the body, actually play? Here are six important functions that skin has for the body.   1. Regulating...