Beauty Spring Cleaning: Out With The Old, In With The New Natural™

Some relationships are toxic. We make excuses and keep them going because we’ve invested so much into them. The trick is knowing when to give them up and replace them with things that actually have a positive impact on our lives. Yes, we’re talking skincare. You probably know by now that we’re all about The New Natural™ …

The New Natural™ Comes Naturally

“We do not inherit the Earth from our ancestors. We borrow it from our children.” — Native American Proverb.  Earth Day is an annual event where we recognize and celebrate our planet and show our support for environmental protection. At Sonäge, we don’t celebrate Earth Day and here’s why: When we are confined to a label, we feel …

Express Yourself: Holistic Facials vs. Botox

We say it often, but we also can’t say it enough. There are no shortcuts or cheat sheets to perfect skin. There is no one-size fits all approach to confidence. One salad and one Soul Cycle session will not help you reverse age à la JLo – who, by the way, denies plastic surgery. Our philosophy is centered around …

Enzyme Vs. Chemical Peels: Which Is Better For Your Skincare Routine?

Hormones, pollution, weather, stress. So many factors can wreak havoc on our skin, even with the most perfect skincare routine. When your skin is feeling dull or starting to break out, it’s time to exfoliate. But should you use enzymes or chemical peels?  Exfoliating improves the skin turnover, which is beneficial for skin renewal and keeps our skin radiant …

10 Life Changing Beauty Hacks Using All-Purpose Balm

All-Purpose Balm is the LBD of beauty. Dress it up, dress it down – it’s an incredibly versatile essential; immune to new trends and consistently reliable. And, just like an LBD there is no limit to the ways you can wear it. Here are 10 tips to transforming your beauty routine with an all-purpose balm: 1. Prevent …

5 Reasons To Add Facial Oil To Your Beauty Routine Today

Facial oil is not a new beauty fad – just ask Cleopatra. Her rituals for staying flawless have intrigued and enchanted beauty buffs for centuries. Famous for her over-indulgent milk and honey baths, Cleopatra used olive, sesame and almond oil for her face – only the finest ingredients for a queen. In fact, essential oils …

Our Health & Wellness “Must Read” Roundup: July

We scour the web for the best mind, body and spirit stories – so you don’t have to. Check back for more of our favorites. Wow, you’re glowing. You must have read last month’s roundup. This go around, we’re covering a range of lifestyle topics to get you into Self-Care mode. Scroll down for reads on digestion, …

Our Health & Wellness “Must Read” Roundup: June

We scour the web for the best mind, body and spirit stories – so you don’t have to. Check back  for more of our favorites. Hello, beautiful. We’re back with our monthly, “Must Read” roundup. This time around we’re covering everything from hydration to sun protection to self affirmation. Craving more wellness content? Get the goods …

Four Ways to Kickstart Conscious Creativity

By AllSwell Creative Sometimes your muse can be evasive, fickle. For hours, or even days, she stops answering your calls and starts ignoring your texts. These are the moments when she needs to be cajoled, flirted with a bit before she shows up again. Whether you’re on deadline and unable to overcome the curse of …

Your Favorite Scrub Has Been Outlawed. Now What?

Microbeads, found in a host of the products we use every day, including cleansers and scrubs, have been banned in the United States. And yes, we are grateful; logic would suggest that anything that is bad for the environment can’t be good for our skin. For years, research studies have exposed the harmful effects of …

Layering – It’s A Fall Thing. Taking It Off.

Sonäge is thrilled to have seasoned market editor and tastemaker Randi Packard as our “experience curator” — seeking out some of the best things to do, taste, wear, read, enjoy. To sample some of Randi’s other picks, visit her Pinterest page. By Randi Packard With the arrival of fall, layering becomes second nature. The idea …

Layering – It’s A Fall Thing. Putting It On.

Sonäge is thrilled to have seasoned market editor and tastemaker Randi Packard as our “experience curator” — seeking out some of the best things to do, taste, wear, read, enjoy. To sample some of Randi’s other picks, visit her Pinterest page. By Randi Packard With the arrival of cooler fall temperatures, layering becomes second nature. …

Fall Renewal: Three Long Weekend Getaway Ideas

By Megan Hill It’s been a rough summer for much of the country. Record heat, droughts, and wildfires have gripped large swaths of the U.S. for months. Or maybe you experienced perfect weather, but are just relieved to have the kids back to school. With the days growing shorter, the temperatures starting to drop, and …

Your Weekend Carry-All Solution: Sonäge x Banda Bags

Sonäge has teamed up with Banda Bags, the collection of vegan totes handcrafted by tsunami survivors in Indonesia, to create the ultimate weekender carry-all: Banda Bag x Sonäge Skincare Weekend Travel Set. We’ve paired our Sonäge beauty bag packed with the travel-sized bestsellers and classic essentials needed to maintain a healthy complexion on the go, …

Your Skin. Your Health.

Sonage Ambassador Sadie Adams shares her knowledge about the body, her philosophy regarding beauty, and the importance of appreciating the wisdom of your skin. As an esthetician yourself, is there any one product or piece of skincare advice you wish every woman knew? I wish every person had a strong internal sense of the beauty …