Hand Masks: The Age Preventing Treatment Everyone Should Be Doing

It turns out that the same masks you apply to your face can have the same great effects on your hands.

The Chinese Practice of Jade Rolling is Our Latest Skincare Obsession

Facialists, estheticians, dermatologists, and skincare fanatics are all adding a new (old) tool to their tool boxes: the jade roller. This 7th century Chinese skincare tool is simple to use, feels comforting on the skin, and provides visible results, making it the simplest addition to anyone's skincare routine.

Probiotics: The Clear Skin Booster You Didn't Know You Needed

Not only are probiotics awesome for gut health (yay!) they are also pretty darn great for your skin (double yay)!

Wellness Getaway in Santa Fe, New Mexico

There is one place that fulfills all of your wellness getaway requirements, Santa Fe.

Interview with Emily L'Ami of Bodha

We spoke with Emily L'Ami, one half of the husband and wife team of Bodha, about ritual, working with your spouse, and a NASA article on what the moon smells like

Mastering Hygge, The Danish Concept of Getting Cozy at Home

Sorry to crush your future plan of saying you're going to stay home and get higgy with it, but it's pronounced hue-gah, and it's our current favorite winter pass time. Here are a few suggestions for how to become a hygge master.

Alder New York Texture Powder Reaches Full On Life Hack Status

The simple, effortless application and the volume boosting results have given our latest hair product full on life hack status from some of our favorite publications.

Interview with David Kien and Matthew Herman of Boy Smells

We talked to the creators of our favorite new obsession, Boy Smells Scented Candles, about how they honed their nose, what's a boy smell, and seeing shows at the Ace Hotel.

Take a Trip with Boy Smells

A sniff of a familiar aroma can transport a person through time and space. The right fragrance, for a few moments, can take us on a trip to just about anywhere.

DIY: Matcha Latte Face Mask

Our favorite winter beverage inspired our new favorite antioxidant rich cold weather face mask.

The ABCs of Vitamins And What They Do For Your Hair And Skin

You know that they're good for you and that you should take them every morning, but do you know what they do for your overall appearance? 

Demystifying Antioxidants and Free Radicals

If you're anything like the rest of us you're probably a little unclear on what antioxidants and free radicals really do.

New to the Shop: Bodha Smokeless Incense

LA-based Bodha crafts aromatherapy products from natural ingredients and essential oil blends that are produced in Japan and New Zealand.

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Clear Mind Clear Skin

The secret to great skin is all in your head. Tips for easing your mind and keeping breakouts at bay. 

Aromatherapy Isn't Just for Hippy Stoners

I thought aromatherapy was just for hippy stoners who liked to wear patchouli oil and follow Phish around on tour. But after spending some time researching and trying it out for myself, I've come to the conclusion that aromatherapy is for everyone.

Interview with Jessica Morelli of Palermo Body

We talked with Jessica Morelli, the founder of Palermo Body, about mindfulness, her grandmother, and where to get some great Thai food in Brooklyn.

"Self Care" Isn't What You Think

The term “Self-Care,” is getting a lot of play these days. Apparently, Google searches for the term spiked to their highest in five years in the days right after the election (incidentally, my Google searches for “how to make a very strong old fashioned,” also spiked at this time).

Nina's Wellness Getaway

Alder New York’s Creative Director Nina Zilka took a little break upstate, for a few nights of R&R in a tricked out tiny cabin.