FREE SHIPPING ON $70

The Cocoon Apothecary Blog — natural beauty

Essential Oils are Fragrant But They Aren't Fragrance

Essential Oils are Fragrant But They Aren't Fragrance

When I started natural skin care formulating in 2004, I was immediately freaked out about using essential oils because there were so many warnings out there about pregnancy, epilepsy etc. I enrolled in an aromatherapy course and got my certification within 6 months. I needed to practice safety with people's skin and wanted to use these wondrous oils in the most effective way possible. Since that time, my education has expanded on the daily. I've read so many books, I had to Marie Kondo them last month to make room in my office (which is now being overtaken by books...


Beauty Doesn't Have An Expiration Date

Beauty Doesn't Have An Expiration Date
A powerful post on stopping the pressure of looking perfect

Clay: The Skin Detoxer

Clay: The Skin Detoxer
Learn how this ancient beauty tool can help exfoliate and tighten your skin naturally.

A Guide to Moisturizing

A Guide to Moisturizing
Just one moisturizer may not be ideal for your skin year round. Learn to navigate the beauty aisle!

Say No to Coconut Oil

Say No to Coconut Oil
Does your moisturizer have the right combination of fatty acids for your skin?
  • 1
  • 2