huna news - skin nutrition


what's fresh!, botanical science, in the media, skin nutrition, Uncategorised | June 12, 2017

HUNA NATURAL APOTHECARY INC. EXPANDS INTO A PARTNERSHIP WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA Huna partners with University of Manitoba to grow their Manufacture, Production and Research Initiatives to meet Global Industry Demands   PRESS RELEASE – Winnipeg, MB:   As of June 2017, Huna Natural Apothecary Inc., a Winnipeg-based natural and organic skincare company- has announced… read more

DIY Natural Spa Manicure

what's fresh!, age-grace, healthy living, skin nutrition | March 27, 2017

No time for the Spa this week?  No problem!  We’ve got you covered. Treat yourself to some spa pampering in the comfort of your home with this DIY Natural Spa Manicure. DIY Natural Spa Manicure What you’ll need: – Basin filled with warm water. – Nail file and Cuticle Pusher, if desired. – Natural Exfoliant, like huna’s Sugar Butter… read more

Plenty Magazine features huna products as Winter Skincare Essentials

what's fresh!, in the media, skin nutrition | November 1, 2016

  Winter is coming!  Eek!  And when the temperature drops outside + heaters turn-on inside, skin can start to freak out a little.  Prepare your skin for cold weather with a great moisturizer, fabulous oil-based protective serum, sunscreen (yes, even in the winter months!), a softening facial exfoliator, consuming lot’s of filtered drinking water, eating a balanced diet… read more

10 Secrets to Age with Grace

age-grace, skin nutrition | July 22, 2016

In a conversation with a friend last week, we discussed the damages of ultraviolet (UV) sun exposure on skin.  She was on the search for a great sunscreen, and I think she was surprised to hear that UV exposure is responsible for up to 90% of premature aging in the skin.  There is no doubt,… read more

3 Reasons to use Hemp Seed Oil for Acne, Blemish-prone + Oily Skin

botanical science, healthy living, skin nutrition | July 11, 2016

Hemp seed oil is truly a treasure for those with acne, blemish-prone or oily skin types.  Oils have a bad rep for oily skin, so most people who suffer from oily skin and blemishes tend to steer clear of products containing oils.  The science and truth are that oils are the best way to improve overall… read more

Meet Orly Wachter – The Skincare Dietitian

age-grace, skin nutrition | March 13, 2016

Meet Orly Wachter, MSc, RD, Skincare Dietitian and Healthy Living Strategist! Using a personalized holistic approach, Orly helps women get glowing skin and killer confidence that allows them to show up as their best and brightest self. Orly is passionate about the power of food as medicine and uses a combination of nutrition-based counselling, simple… read more

GLA (Gamma Linolenic Acid) for Health + Skin

botanical science, age-grace, healthy living, skin nutrition | November 3, 2015

What is GLA? GLA stands for Gamma Linolenic Acid, which is an essential fatty acid that is naturally-occurring in plant seeds such as borage, black currant and evening primrose seeds.  GLA is essential to human nutrition, as it is an Omega-6 fatty acid which the body is able to convert into health-benefiting substances which are… read more

10 Best Beauty Hacks using Sandalwood Powder

botanical science, age-grace, skin nutrition | September 3, 2015

The word about Sandalwood powder and its effectiveness as a beauty treatment is getting out! Many people have used Sandalwood powder (aka Chandan) to obtain clear, healthy and radiant skin for centuries. The most important thing to consider when searching for Sandalwood powder for your beauty routine, is to ensure you are purchasing it from… read more

Why make the switch to natural skincare products?

botanical science, age-grace, healthy living, skin nutrition | August 2, 2015

What does ‘natural skincare’ mean? The term ‘natural’ in the skincare world may mean a variety of things- organic, natural or naturally-derived ingredients being the most common references.  Natural may also refer to a product being eco/environmentally-friendly, green, vegan, cruelty-free (no animal testing and/or no animal-based ingredients), or may describe the product as being free… read more

Age-Grace is the new Anti-Age

age-grace, skin nutrition | July 16, 2015

If you’ve been cruising the huna Natural Apothecary website lately, you may have noticed that we are changing our terminology (and mindset) from Anti-Age, to Age-Grace. What exactly does Age-Grace mean? In a world packed full of negative messages around growing older and aging, it is more important than ever to reinforce how natural a… read more

How to Exfoliate Skin – Post #2: Age-Grace Series

age-grace, skin nutrition | June 30, 2015

Welcome to the second post in the Age-Grace series. (I’ve titled a series of blogs on how to care for your skin naturally & aging gracefully– the ‘Age-Grace series’…stay tuned for regular posts over the several months!) The last post in the Age-Grace series discussed the many benefits of incorporating regular exfoliation into your skincare… read more

Skin Exfoliation 101 – The Benefits of Exfoliating – Post #1: Age-Grace Series

age-grace, skin nutrition | May 23, 2015

Welcome to the first blog post in the Age-Grace series. I’m going to be posting regular blogs on preserving your skin’s natural beauty through simple principles to aging gracefully- I’m calling it the ‘Age-Grace’ series. There will be several posts within this series which will help you understand the natural process of skin aging, how… read more