What an absolute honor! Becky Kung, fashion blogger and influencer from Velvet & Vino has partnered with us on a Beauty Box, showcasing her top picks from the BeautyGram collection. We would like to share with you a little more information about the products that she chose. The Velvet & Vino BeautyGram Gift Basket retails for $60 and includes the following items:
Zoya brand is owned by Art of Beauty. They were one of the first to remove toxic ingredients such as toluene, camphor, formaldehyde, formaldehyde resin and DBP (dibutyl phthalate) from its formulations, Art of Beauty maintains its focus on the health and well being of salons, spas and consumers.
Everything is sweeter when creamy mango butter melts into a sinfully indulgent bath, leaving your skin seductively soft and sweet-scented.
Burning cleanly for over 15 hours all Lucia candles are a safe and environmentally friendly alternative to existing petroleum based paraffin candles. Our organic Soy is sourced from farming collectives all over the world encouraging fair-trade
Soothe and moisturize lips with this highly emollient lip healer. Jojoba seed oil, shea butter fruit, meadowfoam oil and grape seed oil seriously helps heal dryness and relieve roughness, so however you choose to tell the tale you say it with super-soft lips. 4 grams
Principessa Beauty is proud to be Canadian owned and operated and located in beautiful Vancouver, BC. Treat her to luscious shower bubbles and super-soft ultra sweet skin. Enriched with coconut oil and Aloe Vera to hydrate and nourish, leaving skin silky and smooth. Just add water for the perfect hydrotherapy experience.
Paula Kent co-founded Redken Laboratories in 1960. As a young actress in the late 1950s, when hair was highly bleached and teased, Paula was challenged with baby fine hair and sensitive skin. On set in Hollywood, she constantly experienced allergic reactions to the products used by hairdressers and makeup artists. She visited dermatologists and hairdressers to find a solution, but no one could explain to her the science behind the products.
In a moment of inspiration, Paula realized that she could help millions of other people who needed gentle, high-performance products – and that professional hairdressers needed to know the chemistry of hair and skin, product ingredients and their relationship to beautiful, healthy hair.
Using $3,000 she earned from appearing in a beer commercial, Paula Kent and her hairdresser, Jheri Redding (forming the name "REDKEN") started Redken with three products and an intensive education program for hairdressers. The formulas were developed based on three principles:
With this, Paula Kent revolutionized the professional haircare industry for both stylists and clients. Her pioneering spirit is cherished and she leaves behind a legacy that sustains the brand today.
Drink it in. A very simple call to action that we trust will lead you to improved health and well-being. There is no substitute. It’s really all about the ingredients, full-leaf teas, select herbs, real fruit pieces, essential oils and all natural flavors. This is what makes us different.
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