I love to travel more than pretty much anything, but unfortunately travel doesn’t always fit in my lifestyle. Whether it’s budget, time off work, or more, sometimes it just isn’t feasible to hop on an airplane. However, I don’t believe this means we have to give up travel. Here are some relaxing staycation ideas for the next time you need a break, but can’t jet set…So grab a cup of tea or coffee, and check out our top five relaxing staycation ideas that you need to try for yourself!Read More
Raise your hand if you’ve ever gone on vacation, only to get off your airplane sniffling and sneezing. *Raises all of my limbs*. Turns out that airplanes are literal cesspools for germs. With so many people crammed in a small space, and dry air recirculating for hours, it’s a wonder that we ever walk off an airplane healthy. It is so important to stay healthy while flying. After visiting 26 countries, traveling on so many airplanes, I’ve found a few things that work for me.Read More
New York is one of my favorite cities to visit. I have been visiting since I was very young, partly because I have family (and now friends) in the city, and partly because… who could resist NYC? However, it seems like I end every trip more exhausted than I was before. My self care in NYC goes out the window. When I visit NYC, I want to do everything, from the Broadway plays to strolling the crowded streets to Times Square.Read More
Have you ever considered long term travel? Recent travel trends show that people are hopping on a jet plane and… not coming back. Travel trends for 2018 show an increase in long term travel through being a ‘digital nomad’ (ie taking your full-time job on the road with you). While it may look like the dream life on Instagram, I can tell you there is one big thing people are forgetting: Health. Taking care of yourself is much harder without home comforts, routine, and access to regular doctor visits. That is why long term travel self care is so important. Here are some of my top tips for long term self care, and how you can stay healthy on the road!Read More
It seems to be an age-old struggle for travelers. No matter how securely you tighten the lid, your shower gel, body wash, and shampoo always have a tendency to leak in transit. As your airplane takes flight, the pressure in the luggage hold changes and your liquids will expand. Which leads to leaking, if not exploding, of your body wash all over the rest of your luggage. The easiest solution to this? Dry shower powder, such as our refreshingly clean shower powder specifically designed for travelers!Read More
Every time I go on Instagram I feel like I’m bombarded by new beauty trends that are so bizarre I just wonder… who even thought of that? From oil cleansing to dry brushing to even eating gummies for sun protection, we’ve investigated a lot of these beauty trends. But where do they come from? The truth is that so many beauty rituals making the rounds on social media lately seem like “trends,” yet they are actually ancient practices!
We decided to have a look through old world beauty rituals and chose our top three to share with you!
You may have heard that it’s healthy to eat seaweed, but have you heard of seaweed skin benefits? It turns out that seaweed is an incredible way to boost skin health, not just on the face but all over your body!
A little-known ingredient could pack a big punch in your skincare routine: Grapefruit! Yes, most people think of grapefruit as the tangy, sweet fruit often served with breakfast. Grapefruit!… and now it turns out even the peel is useful. Talk about zero waste! There are many grapefruit peel benefits for your skin.Read More
We love to travel, but for many people that means their beauty and wellness routines get thrown to the curb. However, to have the best vacation or busy life possible, it’s important to feel your best possible. Travel-lovers and busy women ourselves, we put our heads together to give you our top five travel beauty essentials for your busy life on the go.Read More
Coconut oil is the current darling of the health and beauty world, but what about castor oil? … If you are wondering is castor oil food for hair, then the answer is a resounding YES!Read More
Taking your yoga practice on vacation could be the best thing you do for your body this year. Traveling is so difficult on your body: It throws off your routine, your digestion, and increases stress levels… I’ve found some favorite yoga poses for travel, including the three below.Read More
Have you ever returned from a well-earned vacation feeling like, well, you need a vacation? Although many of us spend our days yearning for travel (I know I do!), it can still be a very stressful experience. We want to change your mindset, with our top five tips for travel as self care.Read More