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Don't Blame It On The Elephant

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Don't Blame It On The Elephant

A good question we get constantly: Question: “I’ve seen that when people tell you your products are breaking them out, you always try to blame it on other brands. I don’t think that’s always the case, and wonder why you can’t just admit that your line may not be for everyone.”   Answer: "Hi. It’s because I believe my line IS for everyone...skin is skin. I don’t believe in skin “types”, and I must be honest about my philosophy when I answer people. It doesn’t mean they need to agree. When you understand the basic function of skin and you...

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Everyone And Their Mother Should Try Drunk Elephant!

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Mother's Day is on its way and Drunk Elephant is the perfect gift for any Mom...and I know because I'm a Mom! The Virgin Marula is ideal for the Mom who wants to calm, heal and hydrate throughout the day.  She can use it on her cuticles, in her hair...from her head to her toes.  It's luxurious and she will feel totally pampered.  The Juju and Pekee Bars are wonderful for the Mom who loves the old-fashioned way of cleansing and likes to keep things simple.  They both do their jobs really well...Juju exfoliates and Pekee cleanses dirt and makeup...

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Riddle: The More You Use It, The More You Need It. What Is It?

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It could be a lot of things, but my guess is makeup. Foundation, mineral powder, concealer...all designed to cover up various skin issues and conditions, but is it a vicious cycle? Does the very use of makeup create a dependency? I was lucky because my mother never wore makeup, so I just grew up not thinking about it or wanting to use it. It’s possible that it ended up being a really good thing for my skin. 

I was very inspired by the question: “Is makeup at the root of some of our skin ailments?” There are differing views on this and it’s been widely debated. I personally believe that wearing makeup on a daily basis is a problem and so one of the goals for the D.E. line was to enable people to go without and let their skin breathe and heal.  So, what exactly does it take to restore skin health? I researched until I came up with a list of things I think we must have in our daily routine. Here is my list:

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A Skin Saving Green Juice Recipe

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Hope you had a safe and happy St. Patrick's Day!  Here is a recipe for a green drink that I love when I feel like I need a little detox.  It's so easy and sweet...you'll find yourself craving it all the time.

D.E. Detox Green Apple-Kale Drink:

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A Sight for Sore Eyes: DIY Eye Serum Recipe

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Here's what you'll need:

1/2 cup Extra Virgin Coconut Oil: Provides deep and real moisture. It helps strengthen underlying tissues and helps remove excessive dead cell on the skin's surface that makes your skin rough and flaky in texture.

1 teaspoon D.E. Virgin Marula Oil: Hydrating oil that protects, heals and rejuvenates the skin. High in Antioxidants and Omegas 6 & 9.

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