21 Days (to the best skin of your life) is now available!

It’s finally here! The course I’ve been creating for-freaking-ever! I’m very happy to introduce you to 21 Days…check it out, yo! In the course, you will receive: The best crash-course on habit creation I’ve ever seen (and I’ve seen many!)….

3 ways to instantly change the energy in your home (or office)

So, I have to admit that I’m not exactly a domestic goddess. Sure, I’ve got my moments of Martha Stewart-esque cleaning, decorating and cooking manias. But on the day to day, I probably verge on the messy side more often…

Why I gave up coffee

I used to be one of those people who would take a picture of my artisanal latte or cappuccino and post the picture on Instagram. I always felt like a lunatic doing so, but I couldn’t help it; that cup,…

Acne and negative self-talk.

Fear makes you go pale. Embarrassment makes you blush. Passion makes you flush. Emotions are worn all over your face! So, what about acne? First, having acne (or eczema, or psoriasis, or perioral dermatitis, or really dry or oily skin)…

Using our "MF" as a cleanser.

So last spring or so, I wanted to create a cleansing oil for oily, congested and acne-prone skin. As I did my research, I was delighted, and a little annoyed, to discover that our super multi-purpose Meadowfoam Everybody oil was pretty…

Skincare in the "cloud": why Stark is now online-only.

I mentioned in my New Year’s post that I had recently made a business decision that was difficult for me. In the last quarter of 2014 (because I’m an adult now and say stuff like that), I decided to stop…

New Year's 2015: Happiness isn't a real goal.

Don’t waste your time: “happiness” isn’t really a resolution you should make. That’s right. I said it. Here’s how I screwed up  2014, what I learned (the hard way), and how I’m going to own 2015 (and how you can…

Can you smell it? This is the scent of healthy, non-toxic, living, luxurious perfumes. On October 22nd, our first Huile de Parfum will finally be available. Natural perfumery is an art-form. It takes patience, imagination, love and commitment. It takes having the ability to “see” scents,…

There are over 3,100 inexpensive aroma chemicals available to the perfume industry. Only 40% have been tested for safety, and the tested ones are known for their toxicity. This is what conventional perfumes are made of: cheap, toxic chemicals in expensive bottles….