Microneedling Skincare

Microneedling is very much what it sounds like, but some consider this out of the ordinary skincare treatment a miracle rejuvenator. That’s because it uses your own body’s response to the needles to pump up your skin and smooth out fine lines, scars and saggy spots.  But is it worth rolling needles on your face? […]

Out of the Ordinary Skincare: Microneedling

Beauty

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Out of the Ordinary Skincare: Dermaplaning

As a woman, the idea of shaving your face with an itty bitty razor may sound like the stuff of nightmares, but dermaplaning is an effective (and honestly, kinda addictive) exfoliating treatment. It’s even backed by dermatologists! That’s because it sheds dead skin and unwanted hair, leaving you with a smooth, soft face and a […]

Out of the Ordinary Skincare: Dermaplaning

Beauty

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Facial Massage Techniques

I’m always on the lookout for ways to incorporate professional facial massage techniques into my at-home skincare routine. While I love a good spa day, regular appointments can get a bit pricey, and right now, the close quarters of a massage room are a no-no. But you can’t beat the benefits of this focused treatment […]

Out of the Ordinary Skincare: Facial Massage Techniques

Self-Care

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Out of the Ordinary Skincare - Gua Sha

In these extraordinary times, we could all use a few out of the ordinary skincare techniques to freshen up our beauty routines—and our faces! Our skin is the body’s largest organ, but we often take it for granted. Especially when we’re busy or stressed. Our skin is often only a priority when there is something […]

Out of the Ordinary Skincare: Gua Sha

Self-Care

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Mushrooms Boost Immunity

Love them or hate them, mushrooms offer a lot of evidence they boost your immunity. They are full of essential nutrients your body needs, like selenium, potassium, riboflavin, niacin, vitamin D, and fiber. Plus, they are a great alternative source of protein in a healthy diet.  Don’t let their tiny stature fool you; these superfoods […]

Best Mushrooms To Boost Immunity

Health & Wellness

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Self Care for Immune Support

We often don’t think of self care as a way to support our immune system. The word is so overused that it has become associated with everything from luxe spa vacations to an extra slice of cake after dinner. It can be confusing to decide which activity will be the most beneficial and least expensive.  […]

Self Care for Immune Support (My Top 5 Faves)

Self-Care

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Best Herbs for Immune Support

People have been using herbs for immune support for centuries. The idea of tinctures and teas may seem like witchy woo-woo, but herbalism maintains a thriving corner of modern medicine.  And just as there are foods that give your health a boost, you can find quite a few herbs that benefit your body and mind.  […]

Best Herbs for Immune Support (My Top 5 Faves)

Self-Care

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Watermelon Mint Mezcal Cocktail Moniqua Plante

Happy almost 4th of July!! Usually I’m a big fan of fireworks, but they’ve been going off in my neighborhood for weeks now, so the novelty has worn off… But I am also a big fan of sharing a healthy cocktail with my friends. Since everything is closed this weekend here in Los Angeles, I’ll […]

Watermelon Mint Mezcal Cocktail (Healthy Cocktail July 4th Edition!)

Recipes

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Knowing that I’m not the only one facing the healthy snack dilemma inspired me to create this on-the-go snack guide with 25+ healthy, quick snack recipes and ideas. 

This will be go-to-guide for keeping your sanity intact and your energy levels soaring no matter where you are. So, whether you're busy working from home or on the road again, you can keep your glow while on-the-go!

The Busy Gal's
On-the-Go
Snack Guide!

The Busy Gal's
On-the-Go
Snack Guide!

Better than Free
Ice Cream!