10 Reasons We Love Shea Butter–Africa’s Miracle Moisturizer

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

Travel Tips for a “Beauty- full” Vacation

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

Going ‘Nuts’ For Coconuts! Benefits of Coconut Oil in Skincare

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

Hibiscus – The Natural ‘Botox’ Plant

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

Calming Calendula – Nature’s Amazing Remedy for Dry/Damaged Skin

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

Tips to Getting the Perfect Sunless Tan At Home

Looking for a little “healthy” color this summer but are uncertain on how to achieve the perfect faux tan?  Here are some of Terranova‘s top tips for flawless sunless tanner application: Exfoliate – This important first step is necessary to remove dead skin cells from the surface.  When you don’t exfoliate, skin will have the … More Tips to Getting the Perfect Sunless Tan At Home