Brand Story: Boscia. Truly Japanese, Truly Natural
Beauty is eternal, beauty is forever, but beauty is also in need of regular care. The delicate nature of beauty demands absolute and regular care that would help it retains itself for as long as it possibly could. It’s an investment actually, the more you invest in taking care of your beauty, the more it resists the signs of ageing. The more natural the treatment, the more effective it is; this is why I have decided to introduce some extra-ordinary brands that deserve recognition and their products, a chance to be used. Today’s pick is Boscia.
Boscia Brand Story:
Boscia prides itself with the use of natural ingredients that are 100% organic and 100% preservatives free. One may raise a question on the ‘100% preservative-free’ notion, but Boscia stands firm on its claim.
Boscia has been adamant on using the power of nature to make amazing products that are both completely harmless and absolutely beneficial. Since 2002, they have kept plants at the base of their operation as an open secret for their success. Using absolutely natural ingredients starting from trees and bushes and ending up in bottles; they deliver a promise of naturally beautiful skin, as their arsenal consists of nothing but natural ingredients.
Designed to work with all skin types (especially sensitive skin), their products utilize the essential properties of natural ingredients and let them do their job without any artificial chemical interference. Utilizing the power of green, Boscia deliver a natural glow to the skin that is so indigenous to Japanese skin type. The secrets of the Japanese skincare routine are embedded deep in the Boscia products that make them highly efficient; enabling them to deliver notable results before you would expect.
Here’s a little in on their secret that makes their products so unique and preservatives free. The process for the manufacturing of their products employs ultra-clean room technology. The ‘pharmaceutical-level’ clean environment ensures that there are no contaminants in the atmosphere where the products are packed which leaves plenty of room for innovation and care which makes Boscia products what they are.
The Story of Co-Founder Lan Belinky:
The co-creator and general manager of Boscia was born and raised in Japan. Getting familiar with the deeply rooted beauty beginnings form an early age, spending her youth in the country that is the global centre for skincare excellence and innovation. Lan saw her grandmother and aunt’s beauty rituals and unique beauty product application practices which mesmerized and allured her, naturally beckoning her towards the world of beauty.
After the entire family moved to the USA in 1996, Lan’s father and the founder of Boscia ‘Gen Inomata’ laid foundation of his dreams; a brand that brought the influential Japanese skincare secrets and routine stateside. Lan at the time spoke only Japanese and worked on learning English while studying and remaining true and close to her Japanese heritage.
Lan graduated for the University of Incarnate Word with a degree in business marketing and spent all the time she could spare help cultivate her father’s dream. She later joiner Boscia full-time and dedicated her expertise to take her father’s dream to new heights.
Lan always was biased towards the fusion of botanical science and believed that by using ingredients that are inherently good for skin can help in the creation of products that are also good for the skin. Seeing many milestones met under her guidance and supervision, utilizing her biculturality, she launched products inspired by her Japanese heritage that made Boscia where it stands today.
The No-Preservative Theory:
According to them, they utilize advanced Japanese technology with its state-of-the-art unique manufacturing and filling process that ensures that their products aren’t in need of harmful preservatives and remain fresh and effective for the entire duration of their use. Boscia has their well-hidden highly advanced technology that is an amalgamation of Japanese traditional remedies and therapies that enables the ingredients in their products to work in harmony and symphony that eliminates the need for any possible preservative.
Boscia’s Detoxifying Black Charcoal Cleanser is one of their best sellers that cleanses the skin deeply while also brightening it and providing a natural glow.
Hopefully you liked what you read and saw. It is a brand worth looking into and I believe they have many products that are truly unique and amazing. Be sure to give your valuable feedback and share your own experiences that you had with Boscia.
The Organic Skin Co.
Have you tried this brand yet. This brand is The Organic Skin. THE ORGANIC SKIN Co. - Cheeky Lips • This product is a blush and lip product. Versatile, multi-purpose blush Designed to provide a perfect natural flush and the pout to match. • Cheeky Lips comes in eight bangin’, long-lasting, highly pigmented colors. • Whether you’re looking for a soft pink blush for your cheeks and lips. • Organic castor seed oil and supercritical extracts of rosemary, pomegranate and calendula will help to replenish your cheeks and lips, keeping them smooth and healthy. 💭 I wasn't sure how to use this product when I first received it. The color is very pretty. The texture is soft and smooth. I used this on my lips. The color is very pigmented and long lasting. I tried this on my cheeks and wasn't a fan. It was too greasy for my liking. #The Organic Skin - Natural Lipstick[products]#[TwoStars] • This lipstick comes in 12 colors. With the added benefits of calendula and rosemary supercritical extracts, as well as nourishing organic oils and carnauba wax. Shades: Coral & Ruby Red 💭 I really wanted to like these lipsticks. The packaging is so pretty. The issue is the texture. These lipsticks are a little rough. I wasn't able to wear it by itself. You Definitely have to apply a gloss before using or it will break. Unfortunately it became to stressful to use. lol They wouldn't apply the right way. #The Organic Skin - TASK FORCE NINECALENDULA AND TURMERIC CREAM [products]#[FiveStars] • Infused with 9 active natural ingredients – aloe vera, jojoba seed oil, lemon peel oil, calendula, turmeric, rosemary, honeysuckle, vanilla, and seabuckthorn – this multi-tasking treatment cream has moisturizing, antiseptic and antibacterial properties. 💭 This is a nice everyday cream. The texture is nice and light. It leaves your skin smooth and moisturized. It's non-greasy and smells amazing. This cream is good for all skin types including sensitive skin. #The Organic Skin - The Eyes Have it[products]#[FourStars] • With 8 colors to choose from you can mix, match and blend our cream eye shadows. Highly pigmented, long-lasting, multi-hued, and full of supercritical extracts. How to use: Using your finger or an eye shadow brush, apply to your eyelids. Shades: Greenstone & Silhouette 💭 These are really nice eyeshadows especially if you like cream shadows. It's easy to apply and the texture is smooth. Once these shadows dry down, they stay in place. My issue was on of the shadows was hard. It kept rolling up as I was trying to get it out of the package. The shades are very pretty especially greenstone. It's very pigmented. I'm not sure if I would purchase any of these products. Your thoughts? (Gifted) #whoisnee #cheriecreator
Sensitive Skin Game changer ❄️
What is the product? Avène - Thermal Spring Water Spray How does it work? Thermal Water works by soothing the skin and calming any irritation What are the notable ingredients? Mineral Spring Water What is the price? $18.50CAD Where can you purchase? Shoppers Drug Mart, Rexall Pharmacy and online How long have I been using it for? I’ve been using thermal water for over two years, I started off using this product on my body and now still use it on my face What is my experience ? My experience with thermal water has been good, I suffer from eczema on both my body and face. It was hard finding products that wouldn’t irritate or cause a flare up. When that happened this product saved my skin and soothed it. At first I was not exactly sure how water would help my skin, but after doing research thermal waters are meant to have healing properties for the body and skin. What are my thoughts? This product is nothing short of amazing, you are able to use it for multiple areas and it lasts so long. The mist is super fine which makes it perfect for spraying on large or small spots, and pressing into the skin similar to how you apply a toner. Would I recommend to a friend? I would absolutely recommend this product to a friend or family or even someone looking to help soothe their skin but who doesn’t want to break the bank!! My overall rating? 5/5 Would I repurchase? I have and will continue to repurchase this product until I find something that exceeds how amazing this is! #CheriePartner
🌟Creator Spotlight 🏷Beauty Year-in-review
Check out@jassintadoepost on her exploration on balancing family, creative work, and self-care in 2020. Share your own journey in 🏷 Beauty Year-in-review “From starting 2020 with a seven day old newborn baby and all the crazy hormones and changes to my body, skin and hair which goes with a new baby (yes, this is why I look exhausted and have something spilt on my top in the February photo 🙈😂) to a global pandemic which resulted in my husband working from home and suddenly needing to learn how to homeschool my older daughter this year has been crazy and challenging to adjust and find the right balance.”
Is this sunscreen worth the hype?
There is 𝗻𝗼 𝘀𝗸𝗶𝗻𝗰𝗮𝗿𝗲 𝗿𝗲𝗴𝗶𝗺𝗲𝗻 without 𝘀𝘂𝗻𝘀𝗰𝗿𝗲𝗲𝗻. And, the 𝗯𝗲𝘀𝘁 𝘀𝘂𝗻𝘀𝗰𝗿𝗲𝗲𝗻 is the one that you will wear religiously. Is 𝗜𝗦𝗗𝗜𝗡 𝗘𝗿𝘆𝗳𝗼𝘁𝗼𝗻𝗮 𝗔𝗴𝗲𝗹𝗲𝘀𝘀 𝗨𝗹𝘁𝗿𝗮𝗹𝗶𝗴𝗵𝘁 tinted mineral sunscreen worth the hype? #Isdin - ISDIN Eryfotona Ageless Ultralight tinted mineral sunscreen[products]#[FourStars] Pros ☀️ 𝗠𝗶𝗻𝗲𝗿𝗮𝗹 sunscreen aka physical blocker, thus broad spectrum ☀️ Contains 𝗶𝗿𝗼𝗻 𝗼𝘅𝗶𝗱𝗲𝘀, though unclear of percent. May provide protection against blue light. ☀️ One of the few tinted moisturizers that blends in well in skin of color. The tint is so homogenous and nice that you can away with not applying foundation after. ☀️ Contains 𝗽𝗵𝗼𝘁𝗼𝗹𝘆𝗮𝘀𝗲, an enzyme, that help repair damage caused by the sun. Not too thick or too thin, apply easily on the skin. ☀️ contains 𝗩𝗶𝘁𝗮𝗺𝗶𝗻 𝗘, an antioxidant as well as moisturizing Cons 🥴 𝗢𝗶𝗹𝘆, would not recommend for oily skin 😱 $$$ 𝗘𝘅𝗽𝗲𝗻𝘀𝗶𝘃𝗲, it is definitely a splurge when there are comparable more frugal options out there.
A Year in review!
This year has definitely been a wild ride. I’ve learned so much more about my hair and skin in this last year than I ever thought I would or needed to know! All the way from using witch hazel and not paying attention to my curl pattern, to staying completely fragrance free with face products and staying away from harsh toners and paying attention to what my hair was trying to do! Using this app has really opened doors for me that I wouldn’t thought possible for my beauty process! I can’t wait to see what more years bring me, and us! Thank you @cherie!
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