• ingredients for fall Our favorite ingredients to use this fall, to rejuvenate and reset!

    Ah, fall—we love this time of year. The weather is cooling and the air feels more fresh, and we get to bring out all our favorite sweaters and boots! But beyond reviving our fall favorites, what we love best about this time of year is reacquainting ourselves with the ingredients in our products that are perfect for cooler weather—like eucalyptus, lemongrass and ginger. Continue Reading

  • RE: FRESH Organic toning mist 4 simple tips to get the most out of your RE: FRESH Organic Toning Mist

    No one wants to stay locked up inside all summer just for the sake of their blessed AC. No, you deserve to go out there and enjoy that sunshine! So luckily for you, we have the next best thing to a portable personal AC for your face: a face mist!

    We’ve been talking so much about our RE: FRESH Organic Toning Mist by now that we know you know all about its aromatic blend of cucumber, lemongrass and rosewater—as well as its toning, nourishing skincare benefits. And you can use RE: FRESH however you like, but everyone can use a few new ideas sometimes—so here are a few extra tips to help you get the most out of it! Continue Reading

  • Summer essentials PLANT Apothecary 3 essentials to throw in your tote for the perfect beach trip

    Beach trips! We all love them. But they can easily go pear-shaped if you don’t prepare for the less-fun aspects of going to beach, like the blistering sun and the sand that turns up in your clothes five weeks later.

    We all know the beach trip basics: Don’t leave home without your towel, sun hat, sunscreen, flip flops, water and maybe even your umbrella (if you’re feeling extra organized). But there are just a few more items that could be added to your tote to make your beach trip truly memorable. Continue Reading

  • Summer-Body-Oil-Plant Welcome to the PLANT family: GROUND CONTROL

    We love the warmer weather; the sunshine, the afternoon park strolls, the weekend rooftop brunch sessions with friends. But let’s be real, with longer summer days come more activities to fit into our already busy schedules.

    That’s why when we decided to bring out a new organic body oil, we decided we wanted to create one that would be equal parts calming …and mind sharpening. Continue Reading

  • PLANT Apothecary Recap: Indie Beauty Expo Dallas

    We are just over a week out from our very first Indie Beauty Expo and we’re excited to share our highlights with you!

    Indie Beauty Expo is an incredible community to be a part of. It was founded by celebrity esthetician and veteran of the beauty industry Jillian Wright along with entrepreneur and management expert Nader Naeymi-Rad. They debuted their first expo in New York City in 2005 after creating IBE with the intention of providing a solution to market-ready indie brands. IBE now runs its three-day brand, buyer, shopper and press trade show in North America’s three top retail markets; NYC, LA and Dallas, and has helped hundreds of brands with their journey towards commercial success.

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  • Behind the scenes: BKLYN UNLTD

    There is nothing better than picking up a little something for yourself and knowing that your purchase is going to help someone else. Whether it be for adults with disability, world hunger, poverty or providing a child with a pair of shoes, there is something pretty empowering about helping to make the world a better place. Continue Reading

  • It’s kind of a funny story

    Building a brand is no easy feat, nor is falling in love. But we’re doing both together.

    It may be hard to distinguish your personal life from your professional life when they’re one in the same, but we’ve learned throughout the years that lots of love (and even a brand!) can come from being together 24/7. Disagreements and business woes will always pop up along the way, but the key to happiness is finding an (organic) formula to surviving life’s bumpy roads.

    We sat down with Man Repeller to chat about how we met, why we started PLANT and what it’s like working together. Check out the full interview here: http://www.manrepeller.com/2016/05/plant-apothecary-holly-mcwhorter-and-bjarke-ballisager.html

  • recycle logo Environmental Sustainability

    It’s a huge part of PLANT’s mission to make products that are not only safe and healthy for users, but also sustainable for the environment. We do this in a number of ways: Continue Reading

  • Why Go Green?

    rosemary 1_crop for blogWith all the cosmetic options we have to choose from, many find it overwhelming to have an onslaught of new (and often more expensive) cosmetic lines to choose from: the “green” market. The rise of ”green” everything is seen by many as a hippie trend, but it’s important to consider just why the demand/necessity for it has come about. Continue Reading