Gua Sha and Jade Rollers are becoming increasingly more popular in the natural skincare industry for their purpose of massaging facial lymph.
Lymphatic massage around the face is great for promoting circulation to the tissues and reduce puffiness. Tools such as Gua Sha, Jade Rollers, or even hand massage are great for facial lymphatic massage.
This is a list of resources we have collected after engaging and participating in first. We would like to recognize that these resources were mostly provided to us through the amazing team at Cicely Blain Consulting and Bakau Consulting.
This list is in no way complete, but there are a lot of great starting points.
Although this time of year can be filled with overconsumption and waste it is also a time of year filled with generosity and community.
If you are wondering how you can move away from corporate Christmases and build meaningful traditions for you and your family for years to come, here are a few. (By the way, your family can be your pets, plants, friends, books, cyber communities and more).
Face masks have become part of our culture and daily lives. Unfortunately, for people who are already prone to skin sensitivities and breakouts, wearing a face covering can intensify these skin conditions.
If you are experiencing changes to your skin during this time, you are not alone. The most important thing you can do is be gentle on your skin, and yourself!
We know this Mother's Day might look very different for a lot of people. It might not be possible to visit each other or go out for a special day.
But we had a fun idea, make a zoom date with the nurturer in your life and have an at-home SPA with your Miiko Skin Co products! Pour a glass of wine, throw on a bathrobe, and spend some quality time with mom while nourishing your skin!
Oh NO! This blog isn’t what you think it is. While the internet is full of ingredients and items to avoid while pregnant, we recommend you find resources and healthcare professionals you trust to give you the best information for your body during pregnancy.
No doubt, pregnancy evolves a new level of conscious thought - “What goes into my body, goes into the baby”. And when you are pregnant you get a long list of to-dos and to-don’ts from more people than you ask. We believe it is safer to err on the side of caution when it comes to skincare products and ingredients during pregnancy.
Hormones can play a large role in how someone's complexion changes over the course of their life. For the female body, puberty marks the beginning of a regular cycle known as the menstrual cycle. The menstrual cycle is the body's way of preparing the uterus for fertilization each month.
In this blog, we are going to dive into the most common skin problems women encounter before, during, and after pregnancy.
If you are pregnant, just had a baby, thinking about getting pregnant, or have fertility on the brain you might be thinking about your body in a new way. The internet is a crazy place, and it definitely has an opinion on pregnancy.
We interviewed Angelique, a local midwife, who helped shed light on our top pregnancy and skin care related questions. We also share our DIY Belly Balm recipe to help keep your skin hydrated and supple.