Pitera – Ferment Filtrate

Pitera – Ferment Filtrate

Almost everyone knows what a fungus is. Mushrooms are the first thing people think of. We eat them. People grow them. They show up spontaneously in our gardens after it rains. 'Fungus is among us' goes the old saying. As a mycologist I have tons of puns. In all seriousness now, Pitera is a fermented [...]

International Skin Care Philosophy: Japan 🇯🇵

In part I of our interntional skincare philosophy we looked at Korean Beauty Philosophy. This part II of our multi part system covering beauty philosophies from different countries.  Today's post is going to Japan, land of the geisha a very secretive imperial family and some of the fairest skin in the world. The ideal of [...]

Winter Skincare Must Haves 2018

Winter Skincare Must Haves 2018

With the start of football (#WhoDat) also comes the beginning of fall.  Leaves are already starting to change in the north.  It’s snowing in parts of Colorado.  I guess the ski season might be looking really good this year.  With snow and lower temperatures comes the onset of dry air and a total overhaul of [...]