Resource Center — Skin Care

The Secret of…. Propolis

“Bee” by antaean is licensed under CC BY 2.0 Just when you think you have a handle on what’s hot in the world of skincare, along comes a new buzzword (sorry, Garden Gal just couldn’t help herself). Propolis. A fancy word for the “bee glue”, used by our friends the bees to seal openings in… Read more >

The Secret of… Hyaluronic Acid

If you have picked up a magazine in the past few months, you have certainly seen the words hyaluronic acid as the new “it” ingredient in facial care products. Like many others, I’m sure you asked yourself the burning questions: what is it exactly, why do I need it so badly, and in which products… Read more >

The Secret of… Seaweed Soap

For the Garden Gal, seaweed conjurs up images of swimming in the ocean, snacking on sushi, and The Little Mermaid. Working at the Garden of Eden has opened up a whole new world (sorry, couldn’t resist!) to the benefits of seaweed in skin care. Beauty products containing seaweed have been found in China, Japan, and coastal Asian… Read more >

The Secret of… Kiehl’s Cross-Terrain

  Don’t let the fact that some stores are displaying their back-to-school supplies fool you because summer is still in full force! Hopefully you are soaking up all that the season has to offer: baseball games, music in the park, and other outdoor events. Once again, Kiehl’s has the solution to your active outdoor lifestyle… Read more >

The Secret of…. Wet Brush Shaving

Over the past few months, the Garden Gal has noticed an increase in men visiting the store to stock up on their supplies for wet brush shaving. Many are seasoned wet brush shavers and some are novices; all looking for the clean, close shave that they find lacking through the use of disposable razors and drugstore shaving… Read more >

The Secret of… the VIC Face and Body Cloth

A blog post devoted entirely to a washcloth? Hmm… has the Garden Gal lost it? Not at all! This is one of the most amazing products that we carry at Garden of Eden and it is time to share the secret with the rest of the world. Dating back to World War II, the history… Read more >