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tatcha poreless silken spf

Just because summer is winding down, does not mean you should stop protecting your skin. For your face try Tatcha’s Silken Pore Perfecting Sunscreen. It is inspired by the iconic white makeup of the geisha, which protects the skin from the sun, and creates a poreless, porcelain finish. It offers broad spectrum(UVA &UVB) protection, SPF 35, and features Japanese Wild Rose to shrink and tighten pores (not just blurring or filling them!). 

 
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On your body, go for EltaMD UV Spray Broad Spectrum spf 46. It is quick to apply, and sprays on white yet dries clear. It is UVA/UVB and water-resistant. Also oil free, paraben free, and non comedogenic.
 
 
anthrospain the shower. That’s why I’m cleansing with Pure Resplendence Cleansing Body Rub by Anthro Spa Logic. This hydrating body scrub cleanses while exfoliating, without the oil you usually find in scrubs. It uses a special antibacterial herb that is used medicinally by Native Americans and in Europe during the middle ages, as a natural alternative to soap. “This potent, full body anti-aging treatment allows you to maintain smooth, clear skin, buff away blemishes and soften rough areas like elbows and feet with luxurious nutrient-rich ingredients, like rice-bran, traditionally used by the Japanese Geisha, milk used by Cleopatra in ancient Egypt to hydrate and mineral-rich salt from the Dead Sea and the Himalayan mountains!” Anthropology is a holistic science that studies humans across space and time as well as cultural practices such as these. Cultural Anthropologist Dr. Tramayne Butler combined the best beauty secrets from around the world to develop AnthroSpa Logic luxury 100% natural skin care. So scrub up with Anthro Spa and get more….

 

geisha_roll-on_perfumeswith Aroma M Geisha Perfumes Collection. This gender neutral line is an interpretation and update of the Geisha sensibility and the subtleties of Japanese incense.  Aroma M perfumes and perfume oils are “designed not only to smell beautiful, but simultaneously to enchant the mind and the soul- to help relive daily stress and promote composure and wellbeing.” My favorites in the line are listed below.

Geisha Pink                  a shot of sugared plum with fresh orange and vanilla.
Geisha Blanche            a blend of white flowers and lychee.
Geisha Green               the key aroma is absinthe mixed with black current,          mandarin,violet,amber,tonka bean.

So roll on some Geisha scents and be treated like the star you are….

with Tatcha skincare. “TATCHA recreates the geisha’s minimalist beauty regime with fresh preparations of concentrated bioactive materials, accessing their active ingredients through a proprietary extraction process of green tea, Okinawa red algae and rice bran.” My favorites in the line are the Radiant Deep Brightening Serum combined with the Supple Moisture Rich Silk Cream. This moisturizer is made of high grade liquid silk protein. I keep their Petal Fresh Aburatorigami Japanese Beauty Papers in my purse at all times for quick touch ups, and oil removal. So try out Tatcha, and captivate like a Geisha….
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