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Understand The Protective Power of Antioxidants

To improve your skin health, healthier digestion is a necessary step. Our overall wellness is very complex and there is no panacea or magic bullet to fix any one problem quickly. It takes a introduction of changes, mindset shifts, new education and implementation to bring better balance to our deeply interconnected systems within the body. […]

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Earth & Elle Makes It’s Debut at The Green Vanity Kelowna

As I learned more and more about the environmental, ethical and social impacts of the beauty industry, the lid came off the proverbial Pandora’s Box.  These same issues ripple into so many areas, including fashion.  This sad and overwhelming truth inspired a fun and essential collaboration. As is with companies like Chanel and Dior, beauty […]

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Decoding the Eco Wardrobe

What is this word “Eco” that’s been seeping into the marketplace these days, and specifically in fashion?  The word “eco” is like a big umbrella pointing to many other well intended business ethics including:  Ethically made, ethically sourced, etc Zero-waste Vegan Conscious Slowly made, locally made, etc It is a word used that connects brands, […]

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When Life Gives You Lemons? Pucker up!

Our Wholistic View At the Green Vanity, we care about what you put on and in your body. We wanted to share with you a drink that we love to make because it helps to keep skin glowing as it aids in digestion and is packed with vitamin C. This is not a pill, supplement […]

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What IS Perioral dermatitis?

Perioral dermatitis is exactly what the name says it is. A skin inflammation around the mouth/nose (classically sparing the lip line). Vague, I know. The fact is, each person (almost 90% of cases are women) affected has their own set of triggers, length and severity of flares. In some more extreme cases it can also […]

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Cool Solution to Rejuvenate and Heal.

I love learning about new, innovative ways of taking care of our skin in toxin free ways. In my adventures of trying to help my clients with eczema, I was introduced to an idea that was well... difficult to wrap my head around. Cryotherapy Yeah.... cryo, like freezing. Cold. Like Dr.Freeze from Batman.  This sounded…