These days we all hear a lot of talk about how important self-care is for overall well-being. But those who are busy, or on a tight budget, may see self-care as just another luxury that is out of their reach. Self-care isn’t supposed to be about luxuries, however--and [...]
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Cordova is an island on the mainland surrounded towering mountains, expansive wetlands and glaciers. We are 150 miles SSE from Anchorage and can only be reached by air or by boat. With a winter population of about 2,400 people, most locals know each other by first name. You can walk everywhere. Salmon fishing powers [...]
February and March has been quiet and snowy in Alaska! Mother Nature has treated us to some dazzling aurora action in these last weeks as winter pushes into spring! Our Day Glow Night Magic Skin Kit was inspired by the glow and magic of the northern lights to [...]
The crashed fisheries, oiled coastline and clearcut logging in the aftermath of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill in 1989 was almost the final nail in the coffin for the Eyak people. That is, until a group of activists, led by Dune Lankard, dedicated their lives to a legacy of preservation in [...]
In her own words - Founder Lauren Padawer I ran off to Alaska at 23. Blinded by love I set roots in a small coastal fishing town on a slender strip of rainforest landlocked by mountains, glaciers and the largest contiguous wetland on the Pacific coast of North America. I [...]
A Letter from Our Founder Lauren Padawer In the context of the BLACK LIVES MATTER movement, it goes without saying that all lives matter. Patriotism and the fight for equality for people of color in our country are not mutually exclusive. In fact they are one and the [...]
Why would you want to make your own facial masks? Making your own mud masks can save you money and allow you to enjoy customizable fresh ingredients. There are many ingredients that can address specific skin types and concerns that you won't find in products on the shelf due to instability, for example [...]
Spa treatments with Alaska glacial clay naturally detoxify, soften and nourish skin. Glacial clay from the Copper River Delta in Alaska is the most mineral rich mud on Earth! Copper River Glacial clay contains over 60 major and trace elements. We've partnered with spas in Alaska to offer spa treatments geared [...]