Tag Archives: Women

Keeping The “I” In ValentIne’s; Self Love, Going Beyond The Chocolate

As we enter the dimension of Valentine’s Day and the frenzy of gift giving and proclamations of love, we at O&N Collective can’t help but start first at the notion and awareness of self-love.  We asked O&N Collective VP, NYC Yoga Teacher, LivWell Editor and friend, Michelle Barge, to talk about self love and how [...]

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Breast Health: Going Beyond October

by: Michelle Barge   Moving from a Month to Total Commitment to Prevention & Self Care As October comes to a close and we enter November, and thankfully another month dedicated to greater awareness for another life threatening disease — prostate cancer —  I am struck how the first few weeks in October my inbox was flooded [...]

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6 Reasons Why It’s Time to Trade in Your Tampons/Pads For A Menstrual Cup

by: Brit’ny J. Hawkins, M.E.M Fed up with messy, leak-prone and sometimes unpleasantly fragrant pads and tampons? Perhaps you’re concerned about chemical exposures via tampon/pad use? If you’re looking for an effective alternative that addresses the aforementioned concerns and more, a menstrual cup may be just what you need! What are they?: Menstrual cups are [...]

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Join O&N Collective’s Project Hydrate: 30 Day Challenge; For A Healthier You & Planet

by: Organic Contessa Spring’s the time for cleansing and renewal. This is also a time when we begin to take stock of the resolutions/intentions that some of us made on New Year’s Day, mostly having to do with our health and treating our bodies better. Spring is the season of rebirth and may just be [...]

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It’s Not Too Late: Top 10 Valentine Picks To Save The Day

by: Organic Contessa “Where there is great love, there are always wishes” ~ Willa Cather Yes, Valentine’s is just around the corner, and if you’re feeling as I am … mid-February has swiftly arrived. Are you fretting it’s too late to buy something heart-felt for this love filled Holiday?  Well, think again … here are [...]

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Link Love Monthly; Nature Inspired Beauty Products by Organic Contessa for Gallant & Jones

After a personal hiatus to spend time with family, it’s good to be back lovely ones. Over the past few months we’ve explored so much pertaining to skin health and the beautifying aspects of nature, beauty foods, and DIY recipes that are inherently designed to make you glow and keep you looking young. It’s amazing to realize how much goodness is [...]

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O&N Collective Exclusive Tata Harper Holiday Beauty Survival Kit featuring Dr Sponge!‏ by Michelle Barge

The holidays are upon us and no sooner do the pumpkins hit the stoop, the frenzy regarding the upcoming holiday season begins.  Although it can be a fun and festive time, for many it is filled with a lot of activities; rushing and planning, lots of traveling and little sleep – all that can take [...]

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2013 Fall’s Fashion Color Report & All-Natural Beauty Picks For The Fall Season by Organic Contessa

“Just as the leaves change in autumn, the consumer will enjoy the ability to change their ‘look’ and try a new approach to their wardrobe for brisk days ahead,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. “The fall 2013 palette allows for that versatility and experimentation.” As we dive into the Autumn [...]

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Make A Splash in Color This Summer; Organic Contessa’s Beauty, Fashion & Beach Essentials

I made a promise to myself this year to curtail my yearning for the “always perfect” little black ensemble of clothing for something more bright, colorful and exciting. I’d be lying to you if I said that my resolution has been anything less than stellar, BUT I am trying nonetheless and getting comfortable with expressing [...]

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Eco-Makeup Artist: Beverly Fink Reveals Her Sexy Natural Beauty Must-Haves for Summer

  OC: We are mid way into this fiery Pitta centered season. Summertime has been known to be a very transformative time of the year, in which we become more alive. It’s also been called the sexiest, as we begin shifting into a ‘vacation-mode’ of working out more, spending less time indoors, shedding clothes,  and embracing [...]

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