Beautycounter was created in 2013 with one purpose in mind: TO GET SAFE PRODUCTS INTO THE HANDS OF EVERYONE. That sums up their whole business. The founders saw a major problem in the beauty and cosmetics market. There are over 80,000 chemicals on the market today, many of which don’t… View Post

To start off this series, let’s discuss snail mucus. Or snail mucin, or snail filtrate, or snail secretion…it goes by many, many names. The thing to remember is it’s SNAIL SLIME! Rumor has it the skin benefits of this stuff were actually found accidentally. First, from a Spanish oncologist who… View Post

What’s the greatest length you would go to have the best skin possible? Would you let little fish eat the dead skin off your feet? Or how about letting snails massage (read: slide around on) your face? If you are living the #expatlife then you have probably encountered some interesting… View Post