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Dry Brushing 101: Stimulate, Exfoliate, Invigorate.

Dry Brushing 101: Stimulate, Exfoliate, Invigorate.

Hair brush. Toothbrush. Dry brush? Brushing your hair and teeth is part of your daily routine, but what about brushing your skin? If this thought has never even occurred to you, you’re not alone. Why dry brush? Well, drying brushing has some pretty incredible health and beauty benefits - it's even starting to appear on trendier spa menus. But you don't need to visit the spa to reap the benefits of dry brushing.  

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Superfood Skincare: Le Prunier & the Power of the Plum

Superfood Skincare: Le Prunier & the Power of the Plum

Every once in a while a product comes along that is so delicious, so delightful and eco-friendly, we can’t resist gushing about it. Le Prunier is definitely gush worthy. From ingredients and sourcing, to production, to skincare benefits and its amazing scent, it’s almost an understatement to say that we are obsessed with Le Prunier.

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Skincare Guide: Acne Advice from Leah Lani

Skincare Guide: Acne Advice from Leah Lani

When Leah Lani turned 25, she developed full-blown cystic acne. Her experience was painful - emotionally and physically - but ultimately, it lead her down the path to Leahlani Skincare. Recently, Leah shared the frustration and sorrows of her experience, how she learned to love her skin despite its flaws, and how she was able to heal. Here are Leah’s tips to heal and transform your skin.

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Plastic-Free Future: August Challenge

Plastic-Free Future: August Challenge

For the month of August, we’re challenging our readers to go plastic free! It’s time to build a new habit, whether it’s always having a reusable bag on hand, setting a reminder to bring your water bottle to yoga class, or sending your child to school with a reusable straw. We’re challenging you to do whatever is in your means to take steps towards a plastic free future! Here are our recommendations for your first plastic free month. 

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Skincare Nutrition: Bone Broth

Skincare Nutrition: Bone Broth

Nutritious food is so important, but you can only reap the benefits if your body absorbs those nutrients, and that process starts in the gut. Everything in the body is connected and gut health is at the root of a lot physical, mental, and skincare issues. Allow us to explain why bone broth is a saviour for both gut health and skincare. Sip your way to better skin!

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Hydration Help: Why We're Loving Age Quencher Hydrate Electrolyte

Hydration Help: Why We're Loving Age Quencher Hydrate Electrolyte

We all know it’s important to stay hydrated - especially in 2018 when every summer means record breaking heat. Hydration helps our muscles contract and lengthen, keeps our joints properly lubricated, supports digestion, and is crucial for proper brain function. It can also throw things completely out of whack when it comes to your complexion. But lots of water doesn't necessarily mean a well hydrated body. This is where Age Quencher comes in. 

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Introducing the Clementine Fields Makeup Adviser!

Introducing the Clementine Fields Makeup Adviser!


We now have a brand NEW resource for you: A Makeup Adviser! We have lots of fantastic green makeup offerings so we put together a guide with makeup tips and techniques plus recommendations for some of our most popular products in each category.
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A Glimpse into Sappho Founder JoAnn Fowler's Ongoing Journey

A Glimpse into Sappho Founder JoAnn Fowler's Ongoing Journey

We sat down with Sappho: New Paradigm founder, JoAnn Fowler to hear the story of Sappho from the beginning. What stuck out to us was the attitude that JoAnn has be able to maintain and perfect in all her years navigating the makeup and business world. It's always nice to hear the ideas behind the brand, but JoAnn's story and values in particular serve as important reminders in 2018.

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Green Beauty for the Next Generation: Natural Makeup for Teens

Green Beauty for the Next Generation: Natural Makeup for Teens

We wish we could spare our teenage skin the horror of drugstore makeup, especially now that we know what’s in it and how these ingredients are harmful to our bodies as well as the planet. We can’t go back in time but we can suggest a few tips and products for those of you raising teenagers with an interest in makeup.

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Face Rolling 101: The Truth Behind the Trend

Face Rolling 101: The Truth Behind the Trend

Facial rollers are trending in the skincare world. You most likely asked the same questions we did when we stumbled upon it: okay, but what does it do, and does it actually work? After a few weeks of testing it out with the CF staff, we’ve come to a consensus: yes, it works. Here’s what it does.

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Anti-Pollution Powerhouses: Best Skincare Products for City Living

Anti-Pollution Powerhouses: Best Skincare Products for City Living


While we might love all the excitement of urban dwelling, the hustle and bustle (and traffic) isn’t always great for our skin. Pollution contains harmful free radicals, which can cause skin damage and accelerate aging. Here are some of our favourite products for preventing environmental skin damage.

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Article Share: The Globe and Mail's Favourite Room

Article Share: The Globe and Mail's Favourite Room


Hint: It’s eco family-friendly, right here in Toronto’s west end.

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