Natural skincare

If you have skin and would like to take good care of it, you’re in the right place.

“Beautiful young people are accidents of nature, but beautiful old people are works of art. ”― Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 – 1962)

I started thinking about how I should care for my skin when I was an undergrad two decades ago. It’s been a deliberate, thoughtful and meandering 20 years. But, I’ve learned so much and am happy to share it with you.

In addition to the articles you see here, please feel welcome to email me at to ask for advice or with ideas for future articles. I am happy to help.

Skincare advice from 80 years of glowing skin

Quick Tips: Buying Safer Cosmetics — The Natural Beauty Blog

Top 5 handmade soaps – inexpensive!

3 reasons I just can’t get into coffee-based body scrubs

DIY coffee scrub