Choosing the perfect hairbrush can feel a bit like the rose ceremony onThe Bachelor. A choice that can be nerve-racking and leave you with potential regret. A good brush is a necessity for healthy, beautiful hair and is just as important as any other styling tool you have. Choose wisely!
With a slew of summer engagements and heaps of September weddings, this month has become one of the busiest times of the year for brides. The change in temperature may also mean you need to switch up your beauty routine and choose products that will better complement that end-of-summer glow you’re hanging on to, or will help your skin acclimatize to cooler air. Regardless of your reasons, here are some of our favourite products that you need for your stash, from your pre-nuptial celebrations to jet-setting on your dream honeymoon.
Even if you don’t have a child going to university, or aren’t a college-bound student yourself, September is a great time of year! It’s a second chance to be the version of yourself you envisioned when you wrote your New Year’s resolutions. Now is a great time to recommit to working out, sleeping earlier and being more present at work or school. It can also be a stressful time. Make sure to take care of yourself in between back to school sales shopping, tuition and a wardrobe refresh. Commit to taking care of yourself in other ways.
No matter how simple or intricate your beauty routine, beauty products are an investment, and how you spend your money in the $445 billion beauty industry makes a difference. Some companies test on animals, use toxic ingredients, and pay low wages to workers. Others pledge to operate without animal testing, source organic ingredients, pay fair wages, and otherwise strive to make the world a better place.
We spend so much time running around trying to please others, whether it’s your boss, your SO, your children, or your friends and family. It can be very taxing! When was the last time you took some time to take care of yourself? If you can’t remember, that’s bad news bears.
For centuries, humankind has been transforming the ritual of bathing into a meaningful practice. Ancient Greek andRoman bathhousescombined healing rituals with entertainment,Japanbelieved the ritual of bathing was a spiritual pursuit of purity. Today, we use water as a healing element synonymous with relaxation; jacuzzis, birthing pools, hot springs baths, and mineral baths are socialized bathing rituals of the 21st century.
Chris Wood Senior stylist at Medulla & Co. Yorkville, specializing in bridal & temporary extensions, and a man of multi-talents, Chris showcased his fashion and design expertise with the creation of a gown made completely of TO112 paper bags. Chris walked us through his creative process for this garment, click to read more!
TO112 (pronouced: to-one-one-two) is an abbreviation for tamanu oil(TO), the ingredient which spearheaded the creation every product we’ve created. 112 (one-one-two) denotes the first three numbers of the Fibonacci Sequence.