Shea butter is considered Africa’s miracle moisturizer and for good reason. It isn’t just a trendy cosmetic ingredient. In fact it has stood the test of time, as it has been central to beauty rituals since the days of Cleopatra, as it is an amazingly effective emollient. Scientific studies prove that Shea butter is an … More 10 Reasons We Love Shea Butter–Africa’s Miracle Moisturizer
Spring is right around the corner. Not only does that mean warmer weather and longer days, it also means a time for new beginnings! If your winter sales were a little lackluster, this is a great time to make up for it. Although not as big as Christmas, there are several Spring holidays that you … More Put Some Spring Into Your Retail Sales
TerraNova Continues 46 Years of Trend-Scenting with Earth Inspired Skin Care New Patchouli Glycerin Soap Expands on Company’s Hippie-Chic Aroma Made Popular in the 70’s San Francisco, CA – February 27, 2017 – TerraNova continues with their tradition of peace, love and happy scents with the introduction of their pure Patchouli Glycerin Soap Bar … More TerraNova Continues 46 Years of Trend-Scenting with Earth Inspired Skin Care
Valentine’s Day is next week and if you’re feeling unlucky in love, research suggest that perhaps the fragrance you’re wearing is attracting the wrong type of person. According to a survey by The Perfume Shop, 1 in 10 people have had an encounter with someone based on the scent they were wearing and a fifth of … More The Scent of Attraction
If you’ve been in the retail game a while, you know that the only other holiday that’s worse than Christmas Eve for procrastinators (namely of the male variety) is Valentine’s Day! This year, Valentine’s Day falls on a Tuesday. Here are some tips to be ready for the cupid-fueled chaos with these retail tips: … More Retail Tips for Valentine’s Day Sales
Since scent is often synonymous with identity, it seems only natural that the New Year would be a perfect time to reinvent oneself with a new fragrance! Take a look at some of our fragrance recommendations for a new year, new you: TerraNova’s Ile de Santal is the perfect perfume oil if you love … More New Year, New You, New Fragrance!
With the new year coming up, many of us are thinking about our resolutions for 2017. If one of those resolutions is to lose weight, just know that you could be losing your fragrance too (gasp)! The oils in our skin help dissolve and retain scent molecules. When you have more oil in … More You Smell Like You’re Losing Weight?
One of Terranova‘s top selling products is our Moisturizing Body Oils, which many love for massage. However, beyond massage and hydrating dry skin, did you know that our natural & soothing oils have the power to do so much more? Here are some ideas that you may not have thought of that go beyond … More Terranova Body Oils: Awesome Uses Beyond Moisture & Massage
If you’re wondering how you can make a difference and give something truly special this holiday season, TerraNova encourages you to shop small business. Although most of us know that shopping small business is a good thing…some of us may not really know why. Here’s some key reasons why shopping small is so important to … More Shop Small…Shop Special This Holiday Season
With the holiday season upon us, being present and motivated can be challenging. At TerraNova, we believe that your internal, spiritual health is just as important as your external, physical health. Here are some things you can do to stay present and motivated and get through the months ahead*: Have a spiritual outlet – This is … More Tips to Stress Less This Holiday Season
TerraNova®, purveyors of premium fragrance, bath and body care since 1970, announced today that they will kick-off the holiday season with their “Share Peace & Joy Giveaway” which will encourage entrants to share their favorite TerraNova Peace & Joy Perfume Duet gift set on social media for a chance to win it! Beginning November 1, 2016 … More TERRANOVA® SHARES PEACE & JOY FOR THE HOLIDAYS
American Express’ Small Business Saturday is on November 26th and provides an excellent way to kick of the officially holiday shopping season for your small retail establishment or business! Contrary to popular belief, you do no not have to accept American Express at your business to be a part of this event or cash in … More Tips to Cash In On Small Business Saturday, November 26th
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and TerraNova will be be joining forces to fight breast cancer with National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.® (NBCF) to continue their mission of Helping Women Now® by providing help and inspiring hope to those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education, and support services. Although some things like family history can’t … More Tips to Reduce Your Breast Cancer Risk
Your skincare routine is a lot like your wardrobe…it should change according to the seasons. Just like a pair of jeans, one moisturizer or body cleanser doesn’t fit all! Here are TerraNova‘s tips for transitioning your skin care and body care routine from late summer heat to early autumn chill : Moisturize! During the … More Fabulous Skin Care Tips to Transition Into Fall
With the kids going back to school and The Labor Day Holiday weekend approaching, it’s the unofficial start of the fall season. However, if you aren’t quite ready to accept that reality and want to hold on to summer for a little longer, get a whiff of these TerraNova fragrance, bath and body favorites and … More Fragrance & Body Care to Help the Summer Linger a Little Longer
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and serves as a good reminder to women everywhere to get their annual mammograms! According to the National Breast Cancer Foundation, more than 200,000 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer across the United States and approximately 43,000 will die. The sad truth is that mammograms do save lives, … More How to Have A Successful Breast Cancer Awareness Retail Event
San Francisco, CA – August 1, 2016 – TerraNova®, purveyors of premium perfume, bath and body care since 1970, announced today that they will be joining forces to fight breast cancer with National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.® (NBCF) during Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October 1st-31st) for the second consecutive year. Customers that visit and purchase pink … More TERRANOVA® SUPPORTS HELPING WOMEN NOW®
According to an article in USA Today, according to a review of about 50,000 complaints, The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) paid passengers $3 million over the last five years for claims that airport security screeners broke, lost or stole their luggage or items inside.1 Just last month (May 13, 2016) a reported 3000 bags were … More Travel Tips for a “Beauty- full” Vacation
Summer is almost here and with temperatures starting to rise, it’s important that we pick the right fragrance to keep us smelling summer-fresh! Here are a few tips from the fragrance experts at TerraNova on how to pick the right perfume this summer. Go for the lighter version of the perfume that you normally use. … More How to Pick the Perfect Summer Fragrance
In March/April TerraNova celebrated Earth Day and Earth Month with a partnership with The National Park Foundation , donating $1 from the sale of every product on our website to help preserve our national parks. We thank all the publications and bloggers who helped us get the word out about this worthy cause! TerraNova’s Patchouli Essential … More TerraNova News & Reviews – March/April
Mother’s Day is coming up, and , TerraNova would like to pay homage to our “mother” and founder, Jane Saunders, who founded Terranova over 45 YEARS AGO. We are grateful that a 50-year-old, stay-at-home mom, was able to push herself to start a business that has employed thousands of people over the years and inspired … More Remembering Terranova’s Founding “Mother,” Jane Saunders, on Mother’s Day!
TerraNova celebrates Earth Month & Earth Day with the National Parks Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks. Through critical conservation and preservation efforts, the National Parks Foundation protects over 84 million acres of national parks containing plant life that are represented in many TerraNova products that have helped our customers look and feel … More The Beauty of Grand Canyon National Park
TerraNova celebrates Earth Month & Earth Day with the National Parks Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks. Through critical conservation and preservation efforts, the National Parks Foundation protects over 84 million acres of national parks containing plant life that are represented in many TerraNova products that have helped our customers look and feel … More The Beauty of Joshua Tree National Park
In January/February, the scent of love was in the air when TerraNova announced the addition of 4 NEW Traditions Perfume Oil Fragrances to our Traditions line for Spring 2016 (read the press release). TerraNova press, bloggers, and reviewers were in love with our NEW alcohol-free perfume essences: Fig & Sambac, Lotus Blush, Ile de Santal, … More TerraNova News & Reviews – January/February
TERRANOVA® PARTNERS WITH NATIONAL PARK FOUNDATION FOR EARTH DAY & NATIONAL PARK WEEK Proceeds from Skin Care, Fragrance, & Mother’s Day Gifts to Benefit U.S. National Parks San Francisco, CA – March 1, 2016 – TerraNova®, purveyors of premium bath, body, and fragrance since 1970, announced today that they are pleased to become a supporter … More TERRANOVA® CELEBRATES EARTH DAY WITH THE NATIONAL PARK FOUNDATION
It’s almost wedding season and while the thought you put into your wedding invitations, photographer, gown, hair, shoes, make-up will be noticed…nothing will capture the moment more than the fragrance you wear as you’re walking down the aisle! As Coco Channel, once said perfume is the “ultimate accessory.” The fragrance you choose will set the mood … More Picking The Perfect Wedding Day Fragrance
Niche Fragrance Designer Adds New Perfume Oils to Their “Traditions” Collection. San Francisco, CA – January 11, 2016 – Launching four new perfume essences, TerraNova®, purveyors of premium bath, body, and fragrance since 1970, expands their current Traditions Collection offering from four to eight scents. Introduced as one of their premier fragrance lines during the … More TERRANOVA® LAUNCHES FOUR NEW FRAGRANCES FOR SPRING 2016
The Holidays can be the most wonderful time of the year but stress, indoor heating and the colder winter temperatures can really wreak havoc on our skin, hair, hands and feet! As we approach the final week of the holiday rush, here are some Terranova tips to make sure we take care of ourselves as … More Holiday Beauty Tips to Put The Jingle Back in Your Bells!
Terranova‘s November & December News & Reviews is all about making the holiday season fragrant and bright! Terranova’s Holiday Traditions Fragrance Ornaments (featuring a full sized Terranova Traditions Perfume Oil inside a holiday ornament) were highlighted in a number of Holiday Gift Guides as a creative gift idea and stocking stuffer! Nicole at The Frugal … More Terranova News & Reviews – November/December
We all know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but what you may not be familiar with is a day called #GivingTuesday. #GivingTuesday is a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common purpose: to celebrate … More TerraNova Celebrates Giving Tuesday
In a few short weeks it will be Thanksgiving. As we prepare our shopping lists and get ready to spend time with family and friends, one of the things you may not be thinking about is how many traditional Thanksgiving Day feast favorites can actually improve your skin. This week, we’re talking nuts…namely walnuts! According to … More Thanksgiving Foods That Your Skin Will Thank You For – Walnuts
November is finally here, and in a few short weeks it will be Thanksgiving. As we prepare our shopping lists and get ready to spend time with family and friends, one of the things you may not be thinking about is how many traditional Thanksgiving Day feast favorites can actually improve your appearance! For the next … More Thanksgiving Foods Your Skin Will Thank You For – Cranberries
For the month of October, Terranova’s “Pamper with a Purpose” event generated a lot of buzz; offering consumers 5% off all Tuberose Collection products and 5% of the proceeds of Tuberose Collection products to the National Breast Cancer Foundation! Click here to read the press release. “Shopping for A Cause: Products That Give Back,” Karley … More Terranova Breast Cancer Awareness Coverage and Fall Reviews – September/October
It’s pumpkin season and if you’re wondering what to do with that Halloween Jack o’ Lantern after carving it for decorating your doorstep, you might consider using it to pump up your fall beauty routine. Pumpkins are rich in alpha-hydroxy acids (a great exfoliator), full of antioxidants, beta-carotene, vitamins A and C, loaded with anti-inflammatory … More Pump Up Your Beauty Routine with Pumpkin – DIY Pumpkin Beauty Recipes
Check out the following reviews/press for Terranova for the months of July & August 2015: XO Vain.com – “7 Intoxicating Ways to Smell Like Gardenia Summer” – Wendy Rose Gould , July 8, 2015 The Site of Style.com – “The Beauty Brief – Edition 1 – Terranova … More Terranova News & Reviews – July & August 2015
Patchouli was one of the original scents introduced by Terranova‘s founder Jane Saunders back in 1970. Back then, Patchouli was a favorite by many of the “free spirits” living in Berkley, CA and quickly gained in popularity. Fast forward, 45 years later, our Patchouli Essential Oil continues to be a Terranova favorite, not only because … More The Health Benefits of Patchouli
Looking for just the right fragrance to express your individuality? Take our free quiz and find out what your hobbies, interests, and traits reveal about your perfect fragrance. Afterwards, be sure to check out some of our recommendations! Have Fun! Take Quiz Now
Like clothing, more and more people are buying fragrances online without trying them mainly because you can get a wider selection and more affordable price than you can at the department store and, sometimes, you may be miles away from a department store. So, the question arises, “How do I choose a fragrance, when I … More Tips for Buying Fragrances Online When You Can’t Smell Them
The dog days of summer are coming to an end. As the days grow shorter, the temperatures drop, and the air becomes drier, your skin may lose precious moisture. Fall is a time of transition, so your fall skin care routine should aim to correct any summer damage that has occurred and help prepare your … More Time to Adjust Your Skincare for Fabulous Fall Skin!
Coconut oil is a delicious tasting and smelling oil that is a great supplement to any diet whether you want to lose weight, build muscle, or just have more energy throughout the day. But, today, we’re not going to tell you about all the wonderful benefits of this oil for your diet, but rather tell you about all … More Going ‘Nuts’ For Coconuts! Benefits of Coconut Oil in Skincare
The same properties that make oats and oatmeal a nutritious “super-food” for breakfast, also make it “super-food” for your skin! The use of oats in skin care has been documented as far back as 2000 BC, and oatmeal is one of the few natural ingredients to receive recognition from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).1 In … More Oats, Not Just for Breakfast Anymore!
Teas, like green tea, have been used to improve the overall health and appearance of skin for centuries. Rich in antioxidants and anti-aging and anti-inflammatory properties, tea is one of the most powerful ingredients you can add to your skin care routine! According to Hasan Mukhtar, PhD, a professor and the director of research in the department … More Tea Time – The Beautiful Benefits of Green Tea
When it comes to beauty, we are all in constant search for that one magic product that can do it all and the newest “super beauty” oil, marula oil, may be the answer to your beauty prayers! This amazing oil is fast absorbing, super hydrating, and won’t cause break outs. Harvested from the marula fruit … More Marula Oil – The Newest “Super Beauty” Oil
Hibiscus is a genus of flowering plants in the mallow family, with several hundred species native to warm, tropical regions.1 It’s beautiful flowers are trumpet-shaped and come in a variety of vibrant colors. Many cultures use the hibiscus flower and other parts of the plant for teas, jams, spices, soups, and sauces. In addition to all the … More Hibiscus – The Natural ‘Botox’ Plant
Terranova was featured in the following publications during the month of June 2015: Simple Wyrdings.com – “Rescue Your Skin with Shea Blossom Remedy Cream,” – Elle Perry, June 6, 2015 Style Bistro.com – “20 Fashion & Beauty Tips for Hot Weather,” – Dana Burke, June 15, 2015 Lola’s Secret Beauty Blog.com – “Terranova Shea Blossom … More Terranova News & Reviews – June 2015
Proceeds From Skin Care & Fragrance Sales Donated to National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. San Francisco, CA – July 20, 2015 – Terranova®, purveyors of premium bath, body, and fragrances since 1970, announced today that they will donate 5% of the proceeds from the sale of Terranova® Tuberose Collection products and Terranova® Limited Edition “Pamper … More TERRANOVA® HELPS SUPPORT THE FIGHT AGAINST BREAST CANCER
Seaweed is not just for sushi anymore! It may be slimy and sludgy, but seaweed (or sea kelp) can be your your skin’s new best friend! From cleansing to toning, moisturizing to repairing, seaweed has earned some serious kudos in the skincare world. Seaweed is a very resilient plant that is able to withstand the … More A Sea of Beauty- Skin Renewing Sea Kelp
This month, we have been exploring some of the unique ingredients that make Terranova Bath & Body natural formulations fabulous! This week we explore monoi oil, which is an infused perfume-oil made from soaking the petals of Tahitian gardenias (best known as Tiaré flowers) in coconut oil.1 Historically monoi has been used by The Polynesians for … More Monoi – The “Miracle Oil” of Polynesia
This month, we explore some of the naturally unique ingredients that make Terranova Bath & Body formulations fabulous! This week, we explore Calendula (Calendula officinalis), also known as pot marigold or garden marigold, which is an annual flower known to Mediterranean countries.1 The Egyptians thought Calendula to have rejuvenating properties and The Hindus have, historically used the … More Calming Calendula – Nature’s Amazing Remedy for Dry/Damaged Skin