Product Review: The May Lindstrom Line (And Why I Now Wash My Face With Dirt) [UPDATED]

Here’s the rub with natural face care lines: They can feel a bit samesame after a while. A non-foaming cleanser, an amazing oil, and maybe a lovely hydrosal toner or spray… Don’t get me wrong, we love this formula—less is more, and it’s precisely this simple well-executed combination of pure ingredients that made us first fall for the likes of Kahina, Stark, and Evan Healy. But once you have your faves, it’s hard to... Read More

Emma’s Morning Hair and Skin Routine… Exposed!

We present to you the gift that is Emma, whose routine is brilliant and stylish. Of course it is: she’s from Athens, Greece, and is clearly a clean, continental dream. Did you know you can use crushed strawberries to whiten you teeth? Apparently so! Read on: Name: Emma Age: 37 Current weather: Sunny and dry, around 20 Celcius Hair: Thin and naturally wavy, double processed with blonde highlights and dye to cover the grays. The waves have lost... Read More

Three Ways to Deal When You Make a Monster on Your Face

Disclaimer: This post is based purely on my anecdotal experience, and is written by a person who does really dumb things sometimes. Follow any advice herein at your own risk. The preeminent rule of skincare is this: When you have a cyst—i.e. an owie under-the-skinner—you do not touch it. Hell, you don’t even look at it the wrong way, let alone rub your grubby fingers on it. A few days ago I was following this rule. I had a hormonal guy... Read More