Organic Spa Blog

Make a PACT: Change Your Camisole, Change The World

How would you like to help build urban gardens across America by treating yourself to new underwear made of soft, organic cotton? For every camisole you buy, PACT pays it forward by having a positive impact

Keep Reading...

Better Organic Choice: Dyeing for a Different Look

Welcome to Better Organic Choice (BOC), a column focusing on makeup, skincare and beauty tips, tricks and product advice for the holistically hip. We cover the best in green glam, behind the scenes and

Keep Reading...

Kohler : Transforming The Washroom Into An Oasis

  When looking up how long the average person consistently spends in the bathroom, I was shocked at what I found. The average person spends approximately the equivalent to an hour and a half a

Keep Reading...

How to Combat the Causes of Fibroids

Seventy percent of women harbor benign growths either on or within the uterine wall or in the uterine cavity. For many women, fibroids can be the bane of one’s life. The good news is that

Keep Reading...

Easy to Eat Healthy (and Local) in Oahu, Hawaii

On Oahu’s lush, tropical North Shore, a newly refurbished restaurant is offering leaner items, more vegetable dishes and everything with a locavore, farm-to-table slant. At North Shore’s Kula Grille Restaurant, menus feature ingredients sourced

Keep Reading...

Modular Eco-Homes For Dreams In All Sizes

This was the first year I visited the Architectural Digest Home Design Show in New York City, which showcases the latest ideas in home design such as furniture, kitchen, bath products, flooring, and lighting. I

Keep Reading...

PHYTOMER XMF: A New Frontier in Anti-Aging Marine Cosmetics

Off the coast of Brittany in the Iroise Sea, the PHYTOMER scientific team identified a plankton microorganism capable of naturally producing a sugar with exceptional anti-aging properties: XMF. To collect this unique marine sugar, researchers

Keep Reading...

Beauty is Wellness: A Spring Detox Dinner

Welcome to Beauty Is Wellness, a column about the link between nutrition, lifestyle and beauty based on my health coaching practice of the same name. I’m thrilled to share information about my favorite beauty

Keep Reading...

Nourishing the Heart with Chocolate and Fish Oil

According to The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease (womenheart.org), 42 million women in the United States are now living with heart disease.  Here are some of my best heart health strategies. Magnesium The top

Keep Reading...

Boost Your Mood

One in ten Americans suffers from depression. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates depression will be the second most debilitating disease worldwide by the year 2020. “Top risk factors include being unable to work or

Keep Reading...