Top 11 things to do in Madison, CT: A ladies guide to shopping, beauty, and fun!
November 20, 2016

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Hi Beauty Friends! Don’t miss out on our favorite things to do on the shoreline of Madison, CT. Grab your girlfriends and treat yourself to a ladies day out with a helpful guide from Jennie’s favorite spots in town:   1. Start your […]

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Holiday Gift Guide 2016
November 16, 2016

 The holidays are just around the corner and the experts at Jennie Fresa are bringing you the best Holiday Gift Guide for 2016!  Come find the perfect clean, healthier beauty gifts for everyone on your list…and yes including your boyfriend or husband! We have planned ahead for you and curated a list of your holiday must-haves that guarantee your friend, bff, or significant other will love.

 

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Top Holiday Gifts for the Gals:

 

A dark lipstick and illuminating highlighter will help you achieve a perfect look for a New Year’s Eve glow. Here are a couple of our favorite products that will help you complete your bright and bold look:

 

1. Ilia Lip Stick – Femme Fatale – Click to shop!

The sultry shades of berry and burgundy blend together into this deep, rich hue.

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2. Ilia Lipgloss – Heartbeat – Click to shop!

Primary red at its finest. Your heart may just skip a beat. With a smooth application and gentle coverage, ILIA Lip Glosses can be paired with any of our existing lip pieces, or alone for a dressed up pout.

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3. RMS – Lip2Cheek – Beloved – Click to shop!

A true red with just a hint of poppy to suit all skin tones. Gives cheeks a natural rosiness and stains lips with a desirable youthfulness.

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4. RMS – Living Luminizer – Click to shop!

Nothing compares in magically highlighting the skin. This formula is the ultimate illuminator for creating a sensuous, sheer, luminous glow.

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5. Ilia – Silken Shadow Stick – “And She Was” – Click to shop!

A light wash of gold that will brighten and highlight the eyes. And She Was is perfect on its own or as a base for layering other colors.

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With the holidays arriving party planning and prepping will take a toll on your sleep and skin. Hydration is key for getting rid of dark circles and dry skin. Here are some masks that your mom or party host will thank you for this holiday season:

 

1.  Nugg – Depuff Eye Mask – Click to shop!

Like a cup of coffee for your under eyes! When you don’t have time for beauty rest this pack of gel eye masks helps give you a refreshed look by hydrating & de-puffing tired under eyes.

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2. Little Barn Apothecary – Lemon + Rice Powder Brightening Face Mask – Click to shop!

Eliminate dullness and brighten complexion – rice powder helps clear skin for a bright radiant glow. Customize this mask by mixing it with aloe, floral hydrosols, honey, or yogurt. Add a small amount of powder and liquid into a bowl to create a paste, brush over your face and allow this mask to set for about 20 minutes.

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Big, Bold, Beautiful Brows are a huge trend this season and our experts at Jennie Fresa have put together a step-by-step brow collection that will make the perfect gift for any girl looking to succeed in creating the ultimate power brow.

 

1. Jennie Fresa Brow Collection – Click to shop! 

Purchase as a set or individually and choose the color that will best fit your brow hue

  • Brow Balm
  • Brow Highlighter
  • Brow Ink
  • Brow Powder
  • Brow Precision Pencil
  • Brow Angled Brush
  • Clear Brow Set

 

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Green, clean beauty ranges from makeup to skincare, to bath & body, and oils/incense that will leave you feeling calm and refreshed. Here our some of our favorite that work great as a stocking stuffers or yankee swap gift:

 

1.  Kaia Naturals – Juicy Bamboo box of 30 or box-to-go (20 individually wrapped cloths) – Click to shop!

Conventional makeup wipes do just that remove makeup. They don’t cleanse the skin, but instead strip it of its natural oils which can leave it feeling dry. Juicy Bamboo is not a makeup remover, but an actual cleanser.

 

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2. Spongelle Shimmer Collection – Cleanse Buff Glow – Click to shop!

Our Shimmer Collection is a body wash infused buffer infused with a luxurious blend of exotic extracts, one of a kind fragrances, and a dash of sparkle. Our Shimmer Buffers deliver a rich, indulgent lather to cleanse, exfoliate, massage and nourish the skin leaving it irresistibly soft and silky.


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3. BKR Glass Water Bottle 16oz. – Pink/Grey/White – $35.00 – Shop in-store! 

These glass-made vessels offer a stylish, eco-friendly alternative to disposable bottles and BPA-heavy plastics. Made with simple glass and food-grade silicone, these bottles are a welcome departure from the excesses of a disposable world.

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4. Palo Santo Smudge Stick Bundle & White Sage – $3.50 / $2.50 – Shop in-store!

Palo Santo greets you with a very compelling, deep, and rich scent. This sacred wood can be used for purification and warding off evil. One can enjoy the wood in its natural, unburned form to freshen up any space (closet, kitchen, car, etc.) or one can burn Palo Santo to release the essential oils and properties of the wood. Simply light the end of a piece of Palo Santo, gentle blow out the flame, and allow the smoke that trails from the smoldering wood to fill the room you are cleansing.

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5. Louvelle – Shower Turban (in multiple colors and patterns!) – $40.00 – Shop in-store!

Louvelle showerwear is inspired by the pages of fashion magazines – a glamorous sophisticated turban style. It’s the shower cap perfect for the modern woman who wants to look chic in the shower. No longer do women have to hide in the bathroom in case someone catches a glimpse of them in the most unflattering of traditional shower caps!


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Last but not least, if you’re looking to spruce up your man with a couple of beauty products we have chosen a few that will keep them well groomed and feeling fresh:

 

1.  Little Barn Apothecary – Vetiver + Juniper Bear Oil – Click to shop!

A lightweight moisturizer for increased manageability and softness of beard. Non greast, quickly absorbs deep into the hair providing deep moisture to the skin underneath. Infused with peppermint oil for a cool refreshing feeling. Gives a healthy, groomed appearance.

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2. Little Barn Apothecary – Eucalyptus + Yuzu Aftershave Tonic – Click to shop!

This post shave astringent is for daily use after shaving or cleansing. Formulated with an antiseptic, hydrating, and refreshing blend of witch hazel to tighten pores and smooth complexion. Also blended with yuzu (a citrus aromatic) to life mood.

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3.  Henne Organics – 100% organic Lip Balm – Click to shop!

Apply liberally on the lips for maximum benefits. Also suitable for use on dry areas such as hands, elbows, heels and anywhere else that requires moisturization.

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Not sure where to start? Come into our shop and talk with our green beauty experts who will answer any questions and point you in the right direction. Or shop online here!

(*Giftcards are available in-store only*)

 

Happy Holidays!

xo

JF Team

3 Moisturizer Must-Haves To Cure Your Dry Winter Skin
October 6, 2016

Hey Beauty Friends!

Take a look at Jennie Fresa’s 3 favorite moisturizers that will be your best friends come this winter!

CV Skin Balm is a nourishing, non-petrolatum, cure-all balm that instantly softens chapped and dry skin. It is perfect for lips, cuticles, eczema, cuts, scrapes, scares, and cuticles. This is definitely a favorite among the JF Team.

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RMS Beauty Oil is pure, simple, and organic. It gives your skin the ultimate radiance and antioxidant protection. One of its main benefits is filtering and absorbing cancer-causing UV rays from the sun. Its lightweight and all herbal extracts provides the perfect formula for a multi-purpose beauty oil.

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Indie Lee Squalane Facial Cream is a perfect option for an anti-aging asset that moisturizes the skin with an olive-derived squalane oil and hyaluronic acid. It will leave your skin with a natural glow and even complexion throughout the dry winter months.

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These three must-have moisturizers can be purchased at Jennie Fresa’s on-line store!

Click HERE to come shop with us!

Before and After Brow’s by Adi
October 6, 2016

The one thing I won’t leave my house without, is my brows. I’m the girl with the super light eyebrows that get lost in the tiniest form of light hitting my face, and to me there is nothing more powerful than a woman with fierce brows. Therefore I am that lady at the grocery store with tired eyes but fabulous brows and the confidence you wouldn’t expect. My brow confidence comes from my go to brow enhancement Jennie Fresa’s Brush on Brow, a powder that helps creat a more symmetrical look. I choose to use the Brush on Brow for most of my clients too, especially if they are a little wary of enhancing their brows, most people feel they have a heavy hand when it comes to “filling” in their brows. The powder allows you a more natural look no matter your technique. Wether your a first time brow enhancer or a seasoned veteran I think this is a great product all of us should own.

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Fall Farm Wedding
October 5, 2016

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Here in Connecticut we welcome the change of the seasons and fall is no exception. Apple picking, pumpkin patches, crisp autumn air and vineyards! What a perfect time of year for a fall harvest and a seasonal wedding at the local winery of Saltwater Farm Vineyard. Our autumnal bride, Alissa, is the apple of Alex’s eye and we shared in their excitement as we dolled up her beautiful family. Inspired by the colors of fall, a mix of burgundy red, aubergine, gold and burnt umber was the order of the day. Corey and I loved every minute of the time spent with this effervescent lot of ladies and with the air of fresh beginnings we wish Alissa + Alex a very Happy One Year Anniversary!
xo,
Team Jennie Fresa
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Wedding Day Vendors:
(feel free to click on the vendor for more details)
Saltwater Farm Vineyard
Jennifer Bach Photography
Makeup: Lorna + Corey
Hair: Salon H
Florist: Robin Hollow Farms
Wedding Dress: Sofia Tolli
Caterer: A Thyme to Cook

Summer Bridal Beauty
July 26, 2016

Caitlyn + Dave ~ 6/5/16

View More: http://michaeljcharles.pass.us/160605_caitlyn_david

Meet Caitlyn and Dave!

Now better known as Dr. + Dr. Hark! These two sweetHARKs met each other in college studying to be doctors and as luck would have it they found each other in the school library! We are so very happy for these two as they start their lives together and write their own love story complete with a happily ever after!

Thank you for sharing your story with us at Jennie Fresa Beauty!

xoxo,

Lorna

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Get the Look: { Click HERE to shop her wedding day look}

Caitlyn wanted her wedding day makeup to be “classic” and “not overly done up”. To recreate her look which was inspired by Princess Kate Middleton (Caitlyn’s celebrity icon) we recommend:

PRIMER: CV Skinlabs Calming Moisture for Face and Neck

SKIN:
Ilia Sheer Vivid tinted moisturizer in shade “Belle Mare”

BROWS:
Jennie Fresa “Soft Smoke” brow powder

EYES:
Kjaer Weis “Cloud Nine” Organic Eye Shadow all over the lid
Kjaer Weis “Transcend” Organic Eye Shadow blended in the outer third of the eye and also used on a damp angle brush for a coppery eyeliner. Lots of waterproof black mascara, sprinkled with plenty of temporary lash tabs.

CHEEKS:
Ilia Multi-stick in “Polka Dots & Moonbeams” to highlight the top of the cheekbones
Kjaer Weis “Happy” on apples of the cheek

FINISHING POWDER: RMS UN Powder in 0-1

LIPS: Ilia Lip Crayon in “Call Me” for that bright pop of color on the lips

View More: http://michaeljcharles.pass.us/160605_caitlyn_david

Vendor List: {click on the vendor to learn more}

Photography: Michael J. Charles

Venue: Saybrook Point Inn and Spa

Makeup: Lorna Pulver and Maddie Nehlen; Jennie Fresa Beauty

Hair: Amanda Gates; Posh Salon

Gown: Kelly Faetanini Gowns; Jenny Yoo

Flowers: Bakes and Baldwin

Caterer: Saybrook Point Inn and Spa

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Classic New England Bridal Beauty in July
July 13, 2016

Natalie + Tom

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Lorna, one of our amazing makeup artists and aestheticians, captures a glimpse into the magical day of Natalie and Tom!

“Here at Jennie Fresa Beauty we are so fortunate to meet the most amazing brides! This month was no exception! Meet Natalie, she came to us looking for that natural+classic bridal glow. She wanted the focus to be on great looking skin and beautiful elegant eyes! Natalie has fabulous skin to begin with, but it is a bit on the dry side so we plumped up her skin with a few drops of beauty oil, concentrating on fine lines around the eyes and mouth. Our natural anti-aging beauty oil gave her a luminescent glow as well as kept dry flakes at bay.”

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“While this soaked in we worked on her eyes and brows. We chose natural shades of burnt gold, champagne and brown to keep it classic. Lots of attention was given to her lashes with several layers of waterproof mascara. After priming her skin, we used minimal concealer around the eyes and softly airbrushed her, giving her that flawless complexion she desired. Finishing up we applied some highlighting above the cheek bone and lip, added a touch of bronze to the cheeks and lightly applied translucent powder for “stay all day” power. For soft “kissable” lips we went with a lip conditioning formula in a soft nude shade.”

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XOXO,

Lorna

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We are so happy for Natalie + Tom and wish them much joy in their years ahead!

XOXO,

Jennie & Co.

To recreate this look we recommend:

 Beauty Oil: RMS beauty oil

Brows: Jennie Fresa “Blonde” Ink

Eyes: Ilia Pure Eye Liner in “Sweet Jane”

Shadow: Ilia Shadow Stick in “In Between Days”

Illuminator: Ilia “Cosmic Dancer”

Lips: Ilia lip conditioner in “Nobody’s Baby”

Skin: Temptu Airbrush

Finishing Powder: RMS “Translucent” Un-Powder

To shop the look click {HERE}

Wedding Day Dream Team consisted of:

(feel free to click on the vendor for more details)

Photographer: Bruce Plotkin

Wedding Planner: Amy Champagne

Makeup: Lorna Pulver; Jennie Fresa Beauty

Hair: Amanda Gates; Posh Salon

Flowers: Jakklyn Iris

Caterer: Cloud Nine

Venue: The Lace Factory

 

 

 

 

How to Eat for Summer Skin
June 21, 2016

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Guest blogger Paige Morrissey fills us in on the in’s and out’s of how you can eat for healthy glowing skin this summer!

~Paige Morrissey is a certified holistic nutritionist, wellness expert and health coach. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Connecticut and is certified through the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. Paige is passionate about the science of nutrition and the vital role preventative care plays on overall health. She is currently living in NYC with her husband and golden retriever Teddy~

Enjoy!

Our skin, as our body’s largest organ, is often the first indication of what’s happening on the inside.  Ailments such as rashes, blemishes, and rosacea are all indications of internal imbalance. Instead of focusing on expensive, often chemical-laden beauty products to achieve youthful skin, pay attention to your body’s natural ability to heal itself. If you’re looking for radiant skin and bright clear eyes, here are a few of my tips to get a head-start on your summer glow.

1. Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate! It may sound obvious, however water is vitally important to just about every system in our body – and our skin is no exception.  I start every morning with a tall glass of room temperature water – yes, before coffee! This is one of the easiest and most beneficial things you can do for your body and overall health. Water gets your metabolism revved up, and sends signals to your organs that it’s time to wake up and get going. Drinking enough water keeps your cell membranes plump and smooth and your skin radiant. Aim to drink at least half your body weight in ounces per day.

2. Eat your Carotenoids. Carotenoids are plant pigments that are rich in antioxidants. They can be found in leafy green or bright colored vegetables (think kale, spinach, red peppers). They are health-inducing and collagen boosting (que less wrinkles!) and can act as a shield to quench damaging free radicals that cause sun spots and signs of aging. Carotenoids are also particularly important for eye health and can protect against degenerative diseases that lead to blindness. Be sure to include these in your daily routine. Examples below:

  • Leafy greens (kale, spinach, arugula, broccoli)
  • Eggplant purple asparagus, blackberries, blueberries
  • Beets, red cabbage, red onions
  • Carrots, yellow onions, butternut squash

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3. Eat your fat. I’m not talking about bacon (although that’s fine once in a while), high quality fats rich in omega-3 fatty acids, hydrate and nourish dull skin and protect your cell membranes against damaging free radicals. When you cell membranes are strong, toxins are kept out and nutrients are allowed in, and waste products are eliminated from the cell. Some good choice options include: avocados, chia seeds, coconut oil, olive oil, walnuts and fatty fish like wild salmon.

4. Get your greens. Nutrient-dense, leafy greens are loaded with antioxidants and pro-inflammatory properties that help boost skin elasticity and shield against damaging free radicals that cause premature signs of aging. The easiest way to do this is to add a green smoothie into your routine. I’m currently addicted to my morning smoothie loaded with health plant based protein, fats, and fiber. Recipe below.

Berry Green Smoothie

1/4 cup blueberries or mixed berries

1 cup unsweetened almond milk (preference to homemade or califia farms)
1 large handful spinach
1/4 avocado
1 scoop vanilla vegan protein powder
water to taste

5. Steer clear of sugar. This is a topic that is particularly important to me and should be for you too. Sugar has a direct inflammatory effect and wreaks havoc on every system in your body – from blood sugar imbalances and digestive disorders to skin irritation and rashes. I could go on and on about the consequences of a high sugar diet but let’s leave it at this. Try to stay under 30 grams of sugar per day and avoid processed and packaged foods (protein bars and store bought smoothies are often some of the worst offenders).  Keep in mind that anything over 10 grams of sugar is concerned a high-sugar food.

The first area of focus in treating any imbalance should be lifestyle and dietary changes to nourish your bodily systems and promote a hospitable environment for your cells. Once you have that covered, aim to rid your shelves of the chemical and endocrine disrupting lotions and potions.  Start with nature first. I love Jennies store because she features some of the best organic, and sustainable beauty products on the market to complement your clean and green approach to healthy, gorgeous skin.

Email: wellnessbypaige@gmail.com

Instagram: WellnessbyPaige

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CHEMICAL VS. MINERAL
June 8, 2016

CHEMICAL VS. MINERAL

written by Lorna Pulver – Natural Beauty Expert & Master Facialist at Jennie Fresa

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As the temperatures begin to soar outdoors we are all ready to have our fun in the sun! Every year we learn a little bit more about sun care and sunscreens, so let’s go back to school for a moment and take a short course in sunscreen 101:

 

First, what is the difference between Chemical sunscreen and Mineral sunscreen?

 

Chemical sunscreens do not sit on the surface of the skin.  They must be absorbed into the skin to become effective. Therefore they must be applied at least 20 minutes before sun exposure in order to provide adequate protection. These chemicals then absorb the sun’s harmful UVA and UVB rays to protect us from sun damage. So… if you wait until you arrive at that glorious beach or that happening backyard barbeque before applying your chemical SPF, you run the risk of not being protected. Always apply these types of sunscreens well before going out in the sun.

Now here’s something to keep in mind, those chemicals are being absorbed directly into the bloodstream. They scatter all over the body without being detoxified by the liver and can be detected in the blood, urine, and breast milk for up to two days after a single application. This would be fine if all chemical sunscreens were equally safe, but they are not. Studies have found chemicals such as Oxybenzone to be hormone disruptors mimicking estrogen and interfering with thyroid function, they can cause skin mutations, free radical damage and can also become a skin allergen. Some chemical sunscreens can go so far as to actually trigger hyperpigmentation! The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has detected Oxybenzone in more than 96 percent of the American population.  Luckily there are some chemical sunscreen ingredients that are safer than Oxybenzone. The best ingredients to look for are Avobenzone, and Mexoryl SX and XL. They both rate#2 on the EWG safety scale.  

 

On the other hand mineral sunscreens, also known as physical sunscreens, do not get absorbed into your body. They sit on top of your skin and reflect the sun’s rays and they begin to work the moment you apply. Mineral sunscreens do well to protect against both UVA and UVB rays and provide a more stable protection from harmful UV radiation. Ingredients to look for include Zinc Oxide and Titanium Dioxide. Micronized particles are the newest technology in zinc formulations allowing better consistency and solving the dreaded white cast they were known for in the past.  On a side note, avoid nanotechnology as it is still very controversial and more studies need to be done.

 

Physical sunscreens are the perfect choice for those of us with very sensitive or reactive skin.  People who suffer from rosacea, have sensitive eyes, are pregnant or breast feeding should use mineral sunscreen since they are unlikely to cause any irritation to the skin and will not build up toxicity in the body.  Mineral sunscreens are my choice for everyday routine sun care and to lessen our toxic load to our bodies. My number one choice of products is by Suntegrity. I religiously use our 5 in 1 Suntegrity moisturizing face cream. It is a tinted moisturizer, sunscreen, primer, and anti-aging product all in one.

 

Chemical sunscreens have their place too and may be a better choice for those who exercise in the sun and/or are swimming at the beach. They hold up to water and sweat much better than many mineral sunscreens.  Chemical sunscreens can also be formulated in a much thinner consistency which may be easier for some of us to apply liberally and more evenly. It is recommended that we apply one ounce or one shot glass of sunscreen to our entire body every two hours when in direct sun. Chemical sunscreens can be very unstable in sunlight, so a well formulated product with anti-oxidant protection like Coola’s  Sport 50 Unscented Moisturizer for the body is a great choice for summer.  It is water resistant up to 80 minutes, is fortified with phyto-protection from plankton, soothes with arnica, vitamins and organic avocado and linseed oils. We have a wonderful selection of good for you products to choose from!

 

Some quick sunscreen tips and interesting findings!

  •         Throw away last year’s bottle of sunscreen! It has already expired and will not give you the protection you and your family are looking for.
  •         Avoid Oxybenzone! A hormone disruptor and skin sensitizer. Look for Avobenzone and Mexoryl SX instead.
  •         Avoid vitamin A also known as retinol, retinyl palmitate, retinyl acetate, or retinyl linoleate in your sunscreen. This ingredient may trigger development of cancerous skin lesions or tumors.
  •         Don’t be fooled by high SPF ratings! Higher than 50+ rating gives a false sense of protection and is not proven to provide extra safety against burns and exposure.  Instead reapply often.
  •         Don’t forget your lips! Try Suntegrity lip CPR SPF 30.
  •         Wear a hat and sunglasses for added protection! Harmful radiation can affect your delicate eyes and often tops of ears, tops of feet and scalps go unprotected.
  •         UVA rays are present during all hours of daylight, even on the cloudiest of days. In fact, these rays can penetrate glass windows making it necessary to incorporate SPF into your everyday routine.
  •         New study reveals SPF30 prevents melanoma by 80 percent.
  •         A continuous spray SPF needs 30 – 90 seconds of time, enough to create a glistening sheen to the skin.  Try our selection of Coola sunscreen spray with plant protection and organic ingredients.
  •         Boost your skins ability to ward off damage by eating a diet including lycopene found in many red fruits and vegetables. They contain phytochemicals to improve skin’s ability to recover from UV damage.

 

Shop the COOLA!

Shop the Suntegrity!

XO,

Team JF

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Get the Look: Easy, Breezy, Bronzed- Summer Beauty Tutorial
May 17, 2016

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Summer is on it’s way!  We can’t wait for iced coffee, sun dresses and pretty summer makeup!  Today, I’m sharing one of my all time favorite looks for summer.  It’s easy, breezy and…….. BRONZED!  We all love to look a little sun-kissed this time of year, right?!  A BIG thank you to our beauty contributor, Ell, for sitting in as my model for this tutorial.  The best part about this look– you guessed it!  Everything I used is totally healthy and completely good for you!  Check out our previous post on Natural Self-Tanner by Ell, here.

Step 1: Prime your skin with Coola Daydream Primer to be sure your makeup stays fresh in the hot, humid climate.  And, it minimizes the look of pores. 😉

Step 2:  Fill in brows with Jennie Fresa brow powder in Blonde.  I used an angle brush and set with clear gel.  I love the bold brows and simple makeup.

Step 3:  Apply Ilia Eye Shadow Stick  in AND SHE WAS on your lower lids for a soft (but long-lasting) wash of shimmering champagne color.

Step 4:  Apply 2 coats of Ilia Mascara in Nightfall to really make the whites of your eyes twinkle.

Step 5:  Dab a touch of Ilia concealer where needed.  On Ell, I used C3 just under her eyes and around her nose.

Step 6:  Apply Coola BB Cream all over your face.  One pea size dollop is enough.  I LOVE this BB cream because it’s your moisture, sun protection and even skin tone all in one!

Step 7:  Using your finger, apply just a tad of Kjaer Weis cream blush in HAPPY just on the apples of your cheeks.

Step 8:  Dazzling Cream Bronze is then applied to all the high points of the face– forehead, bridge of nose, high cheek bones and chin.  {I also dabbed a bit on her eye sockets to create a little depth).

Step 9:  To give Ell a beautiful glow, we finished the look with a little luminizing cream by Ilia called Polka Dots and Moonbeams, just on her temples & cupids bow (right above her top lip).

Step 10:  Lastly, we used RMS Lip2Cheek in Promise (not pictured here– I took the photos before I swapped out the color I actually used). with Ilia lipgloss in Butterfly on top.  The gloss is also pretty alone.

How fun!  I’m excited to hear what you think about this look. Have fun and be sure to share your selfies if you try this look at home!  You can shop the entire look here!

Xo,
Jennie
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