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If you google “baby goats in pajamas” you’ll come across a few variations of what I deem some of the cutest videos imaginable. You’ll see baby goats wearing the sweetest pjs while jumping high into the air. I fell head-over-heels in love with each and every little goat in these videos — so much so that I had to be talked down from actually adding a real live baby goat to our family. Sadly, I’ll have to get my “goat fix” another way.
Though there won’t be a new kid in the Simon clan, there will be many goat milk beauty products under our roof since this wonder ingredient has many benefits and is gentle on the skin. It can do a world of good for those with sensitive or dry skin, or those w
The African Baobab, also known as the “Tree of Life,” is having a beauty moment. Defying botanical mortality, it can live up to 1,000 years (some are 5,000 years old). Found in Africa and Australia, the tree produces fruit called “monkey bread” that is rich in antioxidants, and is now being tapped by beauty companies for use in hair care and skincare.
The reason? Antioxidants. Scientists look for plants that tend to live long or those that live in harsh environmental conditions, and usually these types of plants have high levels of antioxidants or other ingredients that protect them from damage.
Here are three new products to try that contain baobab.
Phyto Baobab Oil ($40)
This week’s GORGOUS GIVEAWAY is good for you and will make you feel good too. We are giving away 3 Signature Bath and Body Sets ($30) from Nourish Organic, the first and only beauty and personal care brand to offer an entire collection of products that are 100% USDA certified organic. This means that Nourish ingredients have met the same standards as foods that bear the USDA certified organic seal.
The Signature set includes Body Wash, Body Lotion, Body Butter, and Hand Wash. And better yet, the winners can choose from one of 5 scent options: Almond Vanilla, Lavender Mint, Fresh Fig, Wild Berries or Pure Unscented. Take a quick look at the set:
Body Wash: Moisturizes while it clea
The Body Shop’s most iconic fragrance White Musk is 30 years old. The international best-selling White Musk range was originally launched in 1981 as the first cruelty-free musk fragrance in the fragrance world. An amazing 2.5 White Musk fragrances is sold every minute!
To celebrate this big birthday, The Body Shop is launching White Musk Libertine, available from October 2011. The uniqueness of this new fragrance is the way it has been developed. It contains 65% of distinct rare musks plus rare Sharry Baby Orchid, Turkish Delight and the decadent Chantilly Cream.
The making of the fragrance is a first for The Body Shop; they have partnered with the fragrance house Firmenich