Organic Spa Blog

Green Guy’s Perfect Day Ojai, CA

Between Los Angeles and San Francisco, you encounter town after town that qualify as either sleepy or dreamy. Ojai (O-hi) is definitely dreamy. It’s the perfect blend of casual and relaxing with artsy stores,

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Fibromyalgia Increases Fatigue in an Exhausted Population

Fibromyalgia is a syndrome rather than a disease, and affects up to 10 million American a year. My mother was finally diagnosed after years of frustrating and often mystifying misdiagnosis. Unlike a disease, which

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Create A Healthier World With Sustainable Soap

As a designer, everyday items that are beautifully designed like the soaps by Hand in Hand always catch my eye. It’s no surprise that the gorgeous packaging was art directed by Joy Deangdeelert Cho

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Attention New York Natural & Organic Beauties!

If you are back in the city on September 4–and you should be, it’s past Labor Day, after all–you will want to make sure to schedule your Fashion Week coverage around “A Night for

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Stand-up Paddle Boarding is Great Exercise

This newish water sport of stand-up paddle boarding (or SUP)  is an emerging sport with its roots in Hawaii, pioneered in the Islands by Hawaii’s premiere watermen. An ancient pastime, the board sport has recently

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Atlas Cedarwood Essential Oil: Get grounded in the midst of change.

Atlas Cedarwood (Cedrus Atlantica) is one of my all time favorite essential oils.  It’s has this remarkably deep and rich aroma, that lingers and mellows in the most surprisingly subtle way. The scent transports

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Lead In Lipstick, and Then Some

A recent study shows that your lubricous lipstick tube may hold concentrations of heavy metals like aluminum, chromium and manganese, too. Lead in lipstick is a headline again, grabbing the lead in a story by

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Aspen’s Spa Treatment and Tasting Menu Experience

The St. Regis Aspen invites guests to awaken their senses with Remède Spa’s inspiring new Farm-to-Massage-Table summer menu, beginning July 30. The spa’s one-of-a-kind, signature treatment takes the spa experience to new heights, offering

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Recycled Vietnamese Rice Bags With A Cause

During a recent weekend trip to the North Fork of Long Island I was intrigued by a store with the sign “where every day is earth day”. The store Jet’s Dream is located on

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An Eco-Travel Glossary

Want to step off the beaten path? We’ve assembled tourism terms to help you hone in on the trip that’s just right.

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