give oil a chance.

July 15, 2011 0 Comments

boy toddler playing in river. black and white.

washing in the river: keeps us youthful!

Recently, a dazzling beauty of a friend of mine (with perfect skin) asked me if I was planning on making any products to help sop up excess oils and combat the evils of facial shine. I said no, because I love oil, skin loves oil, and oil is not the enemy (I also recommend that she just get some rice blotting papers, to take off excess without adding anything yucky to her face or taking away too much of the good stuff).

We just so happened to be standing in a river in Hudson, Quebec, and I just so happened to be holding a pot of cleansing balm (oops, there’s a giveaway about what mysterious new products I’m about to release!) and so I demonstrated how clean and refreshed the oil cleansing method, when done right, can make your skin feel. Seriously, I can’t make a scenario like this one up. We washed our faces in the river, using my awesome blend of cleansing oils, toweled off (on a sweatshirt) and she said “Hey, that does feel nice!”

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