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The Natural Product Association Standards

NPA Certification Seal

About The Natural Product Association, NPA

Founded in 1936, NPA represents more than 10,000 companies of natural products, including foods, dietary supplements, and health/beauty aids. 

USA Standard, Certification.

The NPA Essence

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Benefits of Skin Toners

Balancing Facial Skin Toner

Why use a Skin Toner?

Is it really beneficial to use a skin toner after cleansing your skin? The benefits of using a toner can range from balancing to hydrating resulting with more radiant and glowing skin. There are several types of skin toners depending on the formulation. Skin toners add immediate hydration to the skin, freshening, vitamins, toning and cleansing.

Benefits of Skin Toners

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Skin Tools for Glowing Skin

Skin Tools, Skin Roller and Gum Sha
Rose Quartz Skin Roller & Gua Sha

Rose Quartz Skin Tools

These are tools I use for skin care. Rose Quartz Face Roller and Gua Sha. I use these to give myself a facial massage, increase circulation and to add an immediate glow to my skin. You can use these daily and add as a part of your skin care routine.

Rose quartz is a crystal that dates back to ancient history. In ancient Greece, rose quartz was the crystal of Aphrodite, the Goddess of Love and Beauty. Aphrodite was an unmatched vision of beauty as are the healing properties of rose quartz.

Rose quartz represents and promotes feelings of unconditional love and self love. It is linked to bringing healing and peaceful energy to your self. When you use rose quartz on your face, it has many skin loving benefits:

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Summer Skin Care Tips

Protect, Hydrate, and Glow, Summer
 Skin Care Tips
Seasonal Light Moisturizer

Protect, Hydrate and Glow

During the Summer Season, it’s important to have proper protection to ward off skin ailments as well as to prevent premature aging of the skin, wrinkles and sunspots. Read our Summer Skin Care Tips below.

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Formulate Eye Cream

How to Formulate Eye Cream

Formulate Eye Cream

How to Formulate Eye Cream

When formulating an eye cream, first, you need to know how to use an eye cream. You only need a small drop of eye cream. Pat the cream into the skin around the eye. It is best to apply the cream with your pinky finger because the skin by the eye is very delicate so you want to be very careful. You do not want to tug on it, instead try tapping lightly. Tapping tells our skin to wake up. 

Second, in formulating an eye cream, is to understand the purpose of an eye cream. The purpose is to lessen dark circles, reduce puffiness, reduce the appearance of fine lines, firm the skin and add a hydrated effect to the skin around the eye. There are ingredients to add to your formula to address these needs.

The skin by the eye is thin and delicate. An eye cream is developed to be light and smooth in texture and not tug on the skin when applying the eye cream. A facial cream may work as an eye cream depending on the lightness and the ingredients in the eye cream.

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