Category Archives: Ingredients

10 Reasons You Should Add Rosemary to Your Beauty Routine

Benefits of Rosemay Essential Oil

10 Reasons You Should Add Rosemary to Your Beauty Routine Read on to find out why Rosemary is such a superpower in the organic skincare industry! In the cosmetics industry, this important component works it’s magic in more ways than one! It’s useful for toning the skin, increases blood flow, helps reduce puffiness thus, providing […]

Say YES To The Miracles Of Argan Oil

Say YES To The Miracles Of Argan Oil  You may have heard about argan oil, especially if you’re one to prefer natural skincare products. On beauty and personal care labels, you’ll see the ingredient labelled like this: Argania Spinosa (Argan) kernel oil. The Miracle Oil of Nature Argan oil: a rich, cold-pressed oil that is […]

Top 3 Lip Balms Your Lips Need For this Summer

Top 3 Lip Balms Your Lips Need For this Summer Your lips need love year round. Period. During the summer, your lips can get sun burnt and chapped, and at PürPicks we want to make sure your lips are safe! For protection from the sun, look for lip balms that have beeswax, shea butter, and […]

Coconut Oil: If You Haven’t Used It Yet, You Should Start Now

Coconut Oil: If You Haven't Used It Yet, You Should Start Now

Coconut Oil: If You Haven’t Used it yet, You Should Start Now This amazing fruit is more than just a pretty piña colada with a fancy umbrella. Coconut oil, a versatile natural product so many of us overlook has a plethora of benefits we couldn’t imagine. Did you know that beyond being used as a […]

Kaolin, The Unbelievable Benefits You Had No Idea About

Kaolin, The Unbelievable Benefits You Have No Idea About

Kaolin, The Unbelievable Benefits You Had No Idea About Ever heard of Kaolin? At PurPicks, we started noticing this soft, white, powdery substance in more and more of the natural products from our brands, and it’s no wonder — kaolin has been used throughout the world for centuries in all kinds of ways! Porcelain, rubber, […]

Beeswax: The Skin Protector That Works Wonders

Beeswax: The Skin Protector That Works Wonders

Beeswax: The Skin Protector That Works Wonders Most of us who prefer natural ingredients know all about the work of bees. And although their most popular product is without a doubt honey, we’d like to put a spotlight on another one that works wonders for our skin: Beeswax. The 100% natural fuel straight from mother […]

3 Arrowroot Skincare Products You Can’t Pass Up

Arrowroot Article Featured Image

Arrowroot: the great moisture-absorbing ingredient You may not have heard of arrowroot yet, but you will soon become familiar with the ingredient and its benefits. This herb is often listed as Maranta Arundinacea (Arrowroot) Root Powder on skincare product labels. Often used as a substitute for gluten in a variety of recipes, when used in […]

What’s in Fragrance and Parfum

Yellow Field What's in Fragrance and Parfum

HINT: Mountain air and meadow flowers are not actually used in your air freshener. We’ve been sold on the idea of a clean smell. So we use air fresheners, room sprays, plug-ins, candles and dryer sheets to add fragrance to our home. But the ingredients used to create those “Mountain Fresh”, “Spring Meadow”, and “Lavender […]

TBE’s Favourite Oils for Acne Prone Skin

Essential Oils Sabrina Zimmerman

Awhile ago, I wrote a post on my favorite skincare essential oils for acne (see here), and today I want to share a few of my favorite carrier oils for treating acne prone skin. Before I dive in, I want to stress that what works for me and my skin may not work for you, […]

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