Mermaid Firming Gel Special

Summer is just around the corner Get your Summer groove on with our incredible skin firming serum. We specially formulated our Mermaid Firming Gel to help promote hydration while encouraging skin tightening. Your skin will look smooth and hydrated all summer long. GET 30% OFF* our Mermaid Firming Gel. No minimum requirements. Stock up now! Stock…

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Massage (Spring) Treatment Special

Spring is here, and we are slowly getting back to normal. Jump into Spring with our massage treatment products designed to help your clients reach deep relaxation as well as loosen their tension. Keep your clients coming back by assisting them in unwinding for a day while giving them radiant skin all season long. Offer…

Hand Sanitizer Special

We now have Hand Sanitizer! Help prevent the spread of germs at your spa with our Peppermint Topical Gel Hand Sanitizer. A non-drying alcohol-based gel that helps deeply clean hands without the need for water or towels. GET 30% OFF*  our Hand Sanitizer. With no minimum requirements. Only $30.00 each. Stock up now! BUY NOW! *Limited time…

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Convenient Curbside Contactless Pickup

Convenient Curbside Contactless Pickup We’re here for you, so we’re introducing our curbside pickup option. Shop your favorite spa gallons online or directly by phone. We’ll let you know when your order is ready for pickup and schedule a convenient time for pick-up. When you arrive, park in the designated curbside pickup spot in front of…

Understanding ‘All Natural’

In relation to skin care products, there are no standards for what “natural” actually means. A company can wave a sprig of lavender over a jar of cream and then call it “natural”. What it really means to you will depend on your own values. Typically a “natural” ingredient is defined as having its origins…

Understanding Parabens

Parabens are a group of broad-spectrum preservatives (meaning they kill a variety of microbes) used to prevent the growth of harmful micro-organisms, especially molds and yeast in thousands of personal care products from shampoo to personal lubricants. Parabens have been used extensively for over 50 years and have been researched thoroughly. They have been recognized…

Understanding Sulfates

Sodium Lauryl Sulfate (SLS) is a surfactant (foaming and cleansing agent) used in shampoos, toothpastes and liquid soaps. SLS is made by joining sulfate and lauric acid, two substances which are both abundant throughout the body. It is a good solubilizing agent and is also used in acrylamide gel electrophoresis. “Laureth” indicates ethoxylation (“lauryl” on…

Will Cosmetics One Day Be Treated Like A Drug?

In many parts of the world, countries are now starting to treat cosmetic products as if they were a consumer drug (paperwork, approvals, certificates, etc.). Here in the United States, the FDA doesn’t have a direct hold or regulation on what “cosmetics” are being sold to the public. Do note, the FDA defines “cosmetics” as… “Articles…

Vitamin E: A Vitamin in Cosmetic Products

You’re browsing down the cosmetic isle and you pick up a product that interests you. Before buying the product, have you ever considered looking at the ingredient label and see what’s in these products? Have you ever wondered if these lotions can actually provide vitamins to your body? Next time you go shopping for cosmetics,…

What Is A Surfactant?

A surfactant or surface active agent is one that possesses one distinct portion of the molecule that is polar and hydrophilic (water-loving), and one portion that is non-polar and hydrophobic (water-fearing). This dual nature enables these molecules to interact favorably with water and water-soluble molecules as well water-insoluble molecules. In many surfactants such as sodium…