Organic Spa Blog

Tony Vargas: The man behind Tilth Beauty

Let me be honest, as a sustainable beauty expert I receive a great deal of products labeled natural (which really means nothing ). Some products are made with good intentions, but only a few of them are made with a real understanding of what sustainable really is.

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Frankincense Essential Oil; Self-reflection and the Change of Season

The Frankincense tree can grow right out of a rock. Native to the middle east, in a most unforgiving terrain, its bulbous and twisted roots can just latch on to a rock’s scraggy surface

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Beauty Is Wellness: The Best Fruit for Fall Beauty

Just as blueberries and peaches are starting to disappear from local markets, we’re heading into the high season for one extremely powerful beauty fruit: apples.  What makes the apple a perfect fall fruit for

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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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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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