Making organic skin care is in Jasmine Urzia’s blood. Her grandmother (a pharmacist) began making organic skin care from ingredients found in her own garden in Italy. Today, Jasmine handcrafts the irresistible products of Radiće Apothecary (and The Detox Market carries it). The entire line is organic and everything feels and smells so fresh!
Rose of Castille Eye Contour Cream There’s nothing like a great eye cream, is there? Yeah, sure I love my serums and oils, but what I really love is a great cream! This entire line feels as if it was just made fresh the morning of! It’s so, so, so refreshing for the eyes and, for some wonderful reason, it always feels cool going on the skin (and I haven’t been keeping it in the fridge, either). This light, gentle organic cream moisturizes the eye area, relieves any dryness and is the perfect base for applying concealer. What also makes this so appealing? The subtle, fresh scent of roses! Get it here.
Black Cumin Cleansing Milk I think something that Jasmine really understands here is the true pleasure of having a skin care ritual that includes creams that not only are effective, but are also absolutely addictive to breathe in, as well. This creamy, handmade cleanser is so gentle and nourishing, yet it completely does the job of removing makeup (many cream cleansers fail in this department for some reason). This cleanser won’t strip the skin and, instead, leaves it soft and hydrated. The ingredients are pure and organic and you can feel it! Get it here.
Blackcurrant Facial Cream The light, lotion-like facial creams of Radiće Apothecary are, in a few words: refreshing, cooling and soothing. The day/night Blackcurrant Cream is incredibly calming, so it’s recommended for normal, sensitive or reddened skin. Use this to keep your skin even-toned. This cream has ingredients such as Chamomile and Aloe, as well as Marigold oil to protect the skin, while Blackcurrant oil, virgin beeswax, and Jojoba oil revitalize the skin and seal in moisture. A true treat…the scent will have you addicted! Get it here.
Myrrh Facial Cream is best for dry, mature skin. I’ll get to chatting about the effectiveness of this light cream, but I have to say that the scent is just otherwordly (Jasmine should start creating pure fragrance, too). If your skin is dry or aging, this cream delivers an extra dose of hydration and includes skin-strengthening ingredients like Rosehip and Avocado. Protective ingredients like Shea butter, Vitamin E, Hemp oil and Jojoba oil keep skin from getting dry and you can actually feel your skin drink this up if you’re on the drier side. Get it here.
Honey And St. John’s Wort Mask Currently sold out, but soon to return (get on the list), this mask is like giving your skin dessert. Medicinal plants such as Aloe, Sesame, and St. John’s Wort work to intensively regenerate all skin types while nourishing and leaving it hydrated (I didn’t need a moisturizer after using this, btw). The ingredients are super effective…so much so that this may be used around the eyes or as a night cream! Great for dull, dehydrated or wrinkled skins. Get it here.
Orange Blossom Gel Mask This is what you’ll reach for after a day in the sun, hanging out at the beach or when you just need a refreshing treatment for your skin. This gel has superb ingredients that soothe dry, irritated skin. Want that extra cooling feel? Keep this in the refrigerator! Get it here.