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Clean, Green Beauty Routine in the New Year

January 10, 2017

Looking to clean up your act and greenify your beauty regimen? The start of the New Year is a great time to assess what’s inside your makeup bag and medicine cabinet, and start the year off fresh. To help you turn over a new, green leaf, here are some tips to help ensure the benefits of the products you’re using go beyond skin deep. Be Informed A little knowledge of ingredients commonly used in beauty products goes a long way. Therefore,…

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Give Gifts That Feel Good

December 12, 2016

When friends and family give of themselves by hosting a holiday gathering, as a guest it always feels great to give a little something back as a token of appreciation. For a host or hostess, receiving a thoughtful gift can be the icing on the festive cake when welcoming loved ones into their homes. When an invite is extended to you, consider paying the kindness back. Give a gift that promotes health, presence, and self-care, and will keep on giving…

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Rob Krar – Athlete Spotlight

July 14, 2016

Rob Krar – Photo Credit: Ken Etzel Flora Ambassador, Rob Krar, shares some fun facts with us for this month’s athlete spotlight. Rob has been a Flora ambassador for several years now and has seen much success in his trail running adventures. Some notable first place finishes include: Western States 100 miler, The Canyons Endurance Run 100k, Bootlegger 50k, Run Rabbit Run 100 miler, Leadville 100 miler, UROC 100k, and the Leona Divide 50 miler. A previous pharmacist on the side,…

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Athlete Spotlight: Anna Frost

June 24, 2016

Many are aware of our roster of Flora ambassadors and their accomplishments, but we thought it would be fun to share some interesting facts and tidbits, too! Below is our athlete spotlight for Anna Frost. Full Name: Anna Frost Nickname: Frosty Birthday: November 1st, 1981 Age I am: 34 Age I feel: 24 My occupation: Lover of life, adventurer, passionate mountain and trail runner What I do for a living: Run and make jewelry Resident of: NZ, USA, and the…

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Gifts for Mom that Keep on Giving

May 8, 2016
Moms

While there’s one official day to celebrate moms, this recognition, appreciation, and love ought to carry over throughout the year. What can you do to help make this happen? We’ve rounded up some key self-care items, formulated specifically with women in mind, to help the moms in your life feel loved and cherished every day. This Mother’s Day, give the gift of… …sweetness. A mother’s affection ought to be rewarded with something equally sweet—Manuka Honey is the perfect gift with…

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The Powers that Bee

April 20, 2016
Bee

When it comes to our food supply, we owe a lot to an army of tireless workers that bring variety and sweetness to our lives. We’re talking about bees, the tiny powerhouse pollinators that spend their days going the distance, pollinating crops, and making sweet golden honey. Here are some fast facts to put their work into perspective: 1 – the number of teaspoons of honey an average bee will produce in its lifetime 50-100 – the numbers of flowers…

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