from the blog
The Secret for Glowing Summer Skin
“What’s my secret for the summer? It’s the Sjolie bronzing mousse! As someone with a dark skin tone, I always loved how my skin looked when I went on vacation, so when I tried bronzing mousse for the first time I was blown away with the results.
Scrub, Scrub, Scrub!
Do you ever feel like no matter how much moisturizer or skincare products you use, your skin just doesn't seem to be glowing? Well, the answer might lie in exfoliation! Exfoliating is one of the most important steps in any skincare routine
Finipil 101 Uses for Finipil
Finipil is a scientifically approved, patented, FDA registered OTC antiseptic made by Equibal Labs which is applied on clients after and in between Nufree Nudesse hair removal services. Finipil does NOT clog pores like so many other greasy antiseptics.
Bathtime is a great way to not only keep little ones clean but also a chance to nourish and protect their sensitive skin. This milky, skin soothing bath is the perfect way to end a day full of play and bring little ones into a calm, restful bedtime.
Meet Your SPF BFF
COOLA is passionate about creating beautiful product experiences that embody a happy, healthy lifestyle. They believe that clean beauty should feel as good as it is healthy, which is why they develop organic products you’ll love wearing everyday.
Winter is the New Summer
Did you know that 80% of UV rays are reflected on the snow? Not only is your skin exposed to UV rays from the sky, but also those being reflected on the ground. Essentially, the body is being hit by the sun two times the amount that it is during summer months.
Luscious & Hydrating
“One of our newest addition to our Sugarmoon product line and a perfect gift idea for anyone, this trio, with its perfect selection of different scents, will have you feeling the best in every way.My current personal favourite scents are the Rosemary Menthol and Coconut.
Radiant & Healthy Skin
“We all love and enjoy using all natural products, this Honey Almond Scrub by Repechage is the perfect all natural face scrub that will deep clean and exfoliate your skin, leaving it soft with a gorgeous and healthy glow. Made with pure honey, crushed almond, oatmeal and St. John's Wort.
Unidose Facials, a Facial Just for You
There is nothing better than a facial, right? You leave the treatment feeling clean, fresh with glowing skin. the only thing better than a facial-is a facial made and packaged just for you.
Aloe this talk about aloe
Aloe vera is a modest house plant that is actually a miracle plant hiding in plain sight - it is our first ingredient on nearly all Sugarmoon skin care products. Aloe is 95% water so it is an excellent product for hydration. Aloe doesn’t leave a greasy film on the face and the skin.
Anti-aging, for All Skin Types
Rosehip Oil naturally brightens the skin and offers luxurious, long lasting hydration. It can be used for toning the skin, reducing the appearance of fine lines, dark spots, wrinkles and improving the skin's overall moisture levels, leaving your skin looking radiant and with a healthy glow.
Feel Smooth, from Front to Back
We’re getting into the warmer months, and I think there’s no better time to talk about something we all often forget about (because we can’t see it), our back. Our back is one of the largest surface areas to cover on our bodies and we often neglect the skin that covers it.
Sunkissed without the Sun Damage
have you always wanted to try a spray tan but didn’t know where to begin? or maybe you’ve had a bad experience when spray tans first came on the scene.. we’re here to give you all of the information you need to know.
Take Home the Sugarmoon's Sweetness
Have you ever wondered how it would feel to have a spa day in your own home and surroundings? Imagine spending the day to yourself and having complete control over how your skin is being handled. Take home a taste of our sweetness as we introduce you to Sugarmoon’s Take Home Sugaring Kits!
The Right Sunscreen Based on Your Skin Type
“Sunscreen is something which experts recommend people use daily. Many people assume that UV rays are only dangerous on bright or hot days. This is not the case and the most powerful UV rays can impact and damage our skin on days when the sky is overcast or the sun is barely visible.
"I Woke Up Like This"
Hey sugars! I don't know about you, but one of my favourite parts of the warm weather is how easy it is to get up and get out the door compared to our colder months. Slide on the sandals and you're out the door! What if we could make our morning beauty routine just as easy but still giving the illusion we took those extra steps? At Sugarmoon, there is a way and I'm happy to share.
Can Natural Deodorant Cause Underarm Darkness?
“Being in the deodorant business, I have basically heard it all…from underarm rashes, to excess odor to contact dermatitis and armpit lumps; you name it! But it wasn’t until I started receiving questions around hyperpigmentation in the underarm area that I realized this was a major issue.
Soothe, Hydate, Detoxify
“If you love soaking and relaxing in a bath, especially after a long day, this is the perfect addition to your collection. My favourite is the Peppermint Bath Soak, it gives a very fresh and relaxing feel for me. Our Sugarmoon Bath Soak is made to soothe the muscles, hydrate the skin, detoxify the body and relieve internal swelling.
The Best Natural Glow
Vitamin B serum is used to maintain the skin's moisture to give a more plump and hydrated look. Hyaluronic acid is already naturally occuring in the body and works to attract and hold moisture in skin cells. Think of it as a big, refreshing drink of water for your skin. Vitamin B3 is antibacterial and helps to reduce pigments.
Blackgirl Sunscreen: Empowering Sun Protection for Every Shade
Sun protection is a universal need, but finding the perfect sunscreen that caters to diverse skin tones can be a challenge. Enter Blackgirl Sunscreen - a game-changer in the beauty industry, specifically formulated with melanin-rich skin in mind.
Pimples, to pop or not to pop?
You are getting ready for a date of your life and something red-ish is appearing on your face. You try to ignore it for a while. Maybe you got beaten by a mosquito. Calming yourself down doesn’t help. Teens are in that life period when calmness isn’t something they can brag about. Even the slightest problem can appear huge.
Our $22 fix for dry skin
Big news… I’ve renewed my love affair with E-Cream! Working at Sugarmoon means we have access to a lot of great skincare, and are regularly encouraged to try everything so we can help you when you’re looking for something great. E-Cream is one of those products we’ve had forever and I’m sad to say, I forgot.
what to know when you’re choosing your serum
Most people have heard of Retinol, or Retin A, these come from vitamin A. Retinol is a fantastic anti-aging ingredient that can seem more intimidating than it needs to. Besides knowing that Retinol works like an exfoliant, causing your cells to turn over more quickly than usual, there are just a few key things to know when it comes to using Retinol.
cricel’s experience with vitamin b
The cold and dry weather paired with wearing a mask has reeked havoc on my skin! Not only is the skin underneath the mask dry and dehydrated, the skin around the corner of my lip is flaky, my lip has split and I’ve also been breaking out. It is extremely uncomfortable and painful. My usual collection of skincare products weren’t quite getting the job done, so I needed to explore some new ideas to heal it.
greta’s answer to an often asked question… do i need eye cream?
As an esthetician , over the years I have been asked so many times by clients: “Why do I need to use an Eye Cream?” Incorporating an Eye Cream into your daily skincare routine can help minimize the appearance of wrinkles as well as tackle other skin concerns like dryness, puffiness, dark circles and pigmentation .