Reformulated/New Name: Mega Natural Hair Growth & Repair Serum

Our new and improved formula of natural hair growth and repair serum.

New Formula! New Label! New Name! Plant Based Mega Natural Hair Growth & Repair Serum is made for slow growth, hair shedding, dry, damaged, frizzy and color treated hair.

Our former product: Excessive Shedding Hair Repair Serum

Yes, it’s possible with this special oil blend to obtain a Rapunzel-like mane. Not exactly like Rapunzel, but fairly close if you have the long hair gene. The good news is that you don’t need to have the long hair gene to achieve healthy beautiful hair. First thing you need to do is to apply this nutrient rich serum right before you shampoo your hair, wait an hour and then wash your hair as normal. It’s just that simple!

As a licensed cosmetologist of 20 years, I know that split ends, vitamin deficiencies and the lack of moisture or natural oil treatment can lead to dry, limp and damaged hair. So keep the following tips in mind: Trim your ends, take multivitamins and moisturize your hair on a regular basis will aid in your journey to healthy hair. In addition, a healthy diet of veggies, fruit, grains, and proteins as well as drinking plenty of water with lemons will contribute to a healthy mane. Beautiful hair starts from within and these tried and true tips are very important along with regular application this hair serum especially formulated to repair dry, damaged hair. Follow my advice and you will reap the long term benefits of having healthy hair and a healthy well being. –Tyra

Mega Natural Hair Growth & Repair Serum

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New Product: 24 Carrot Brightening Face Cream

As a natural antiseptic, carrots will help make your skin feeling fresh and healthy. It contains vitamins A which is an antioxidant. It also contains vitamin K and antioxidants that will protect skin by limiting the production of free radicals, which can damage skin cells. It can do a lot for the health and appearance of your skin, including reducing the signs of aging.

This product is made with carrot seed oil which is high in antioxidants, it’s a natural for any anti-aging skin formula. These components can help protect your skin from environmental stressors and has the ability to rejuvenate the look and feel of your skin.Carrot seed oil a great anti-aging ingredient that will help firm and tone your look.

If you have dry or oily skin, you don’t have to worry—like many natural oils, carrot seed oil has the ability to balance both! It gives skin just enough moisture without clogging pores, making it perfect for all skin types.

24 Carrot Brightening Face Cream

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New Product: Pumpkin Enzyme Face Mask

Pumpkin Enzyme Face Mask is the perfect super food for your skin. Packed with fruit enzymes and alpha hydroxy acids, this Glycolic mask will increase the skin cell turnover rate while giving your skin a smooth and firm appearance. Pumpkin is rich in important essential vitamins and nutrients necessary for healthy and radiant skin.

The benefits of using a pumpkin puree for skincare includes:

  • Rich in Vitamins: Pumpkin is excellent for use on all skin types, but especially if your skin is damaged from overexposure to the sun. Pumpkin is rich in vitamin A, which soothes and softens your skin, and vitamin C, an antioxidant, that can help to remedy damage produced by free radicals. A pumpkin facial mask will nourish your skin and promote the absorption of these nutrients.
  • Dissolves Dry Skin: Skin care products containing pumpkin such as exfoliators and moisturizers can be used on all skin types to help remove old surface skin cells and promote new cell production. Moreover pumpkin contains natural enzymes that help to dissolve dry skin cells.
  • Anti-Acne: Pumpkin contains the acne fighting vitamins E. Pumpkin anti-acne masks promote healthier skin by fighting inflammation, reducing pore size, controlling excess oil and preventing the appearance of pimples, blackheads and blemishes.

Pumpkin Enzyme Face Mask

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New Product: Eczema/Atopic Dermatitis Healing Salve

Eczema/Atopic Dermatitis Healing Salve was formulated for eczema, dermatitis and psoriasis sufferers that would benefit from a mix of natural ingredients to instantly soothe irritated skin as a result of itching and scratching.

The skin soothing and healing properties of this salve includes:

  • Shea butter – From the fruit of the karite tree, shea butter works to prevent moisture loss from the skin.
  • Coconut oil – A natural emollient, its natural antioxidant properties make it great for stopping wrinkles and skin irritation.
  • Cacao butter – Extracted from the seed kernels, it is known to reduce dryness of the skin and improve elasticity.
  • Vitamin E – A naturally-derived ingredient with anti-oxidant properties, helping to reduce skin inflammation or irritation.
  • Avocado oil – Pressed from the fleshy portion of the avocado fruit, it is a great emollient with skin soothing properties. Rich in proteins, fatty acids and vitamins A, B1, B2, B5, Vitamin D, E.
  • Jojoba oil – Rich in Vitamin E and has a high fatty acid content, it is easily absorbed & revered for its restorative properties, especially on dry, damaged or mature skin.
  • Helichrysum Italicum oil – Known for its therapeutic properties that are effective on all types of skin blemishes. Use it to reduce the appearance of scars and wrinkles, or other skin blemishes on the face or body.

Eczema/Atopic Dermatitis Healing Salve

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New Product: Alkanet & Hibiscus Moisturizing Lip Tint

We have created a new lip stain made from alkanet root, beet root and a touch of Hibiscus flower to give a natural pink shade for pale and darker toned lips. We also added Shea butter to add moisture and a mix of natural oils to keep your lips feeling healthy and smooth.

Alkanet & Hibiscus Moisturizing Lip Tint

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New Product: Avocado Matcha Green Tea Facial Night Cream

Avocado Matcha Green Tea Facial Night Cream is formulated for extremely dry, cracked, and mature winter skin that loses its moisture balance and elasticity during the winter months.

The active ingredients in this night cream includes matcha green tea butter and avocado oil. With high content of antioxidants matcha applied topically helps care for the skin. It is known to protect against skin blemishes. Helps prevent and repair UV sun damage as well as reduces scarring, acne and redness. Avocado oil is a very effective moisturizer. It’s easily absorbed by the skin and forms a protective barrier which prevents water loss; therefore, it’s a good choice for people who are suffering from dry skin.

Avocado Matcha Green Tea Facial Night Cream

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New Product: Radiant Glow Face Serum

Radiant Glow Face Serum with Hyaluronic Acid and Vitamin C & B3 is a super light serum that is recommended for normal, oily, dry, combination, sensitive, rosacea, and aging skin.  Light enough to wear under makeup and perfect for summer wear.

Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic acid is a lubricating, clear substance that’s produced by the body naturally. In the human body, hyaluronic acid is found in the greatest concentrations in the skin, inside joints, within the eye sockets and in other tissues where it helps retain collagen, increase moisture, and provide elasticity and flexibility.

Hyaluronic acid will replenish moisture that is crucial to having younger-looking, supple skin. At the same time, it revitalizes skin’s outer layers so they look and feel softer, smoother, and, glowingly hydrated to instantly improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

Vitamin C and B3

Known as a natural brightener, Vitamin C is a topical antioxidant that’s been proven to be highly effective at inhibiting free radicals that cause wrinkles, sagging and general aging.

Vitamin B3 (Niacinamide) is a hydrator and redness-reducer, perfect for anyone who has rosacea or dry, sensitive skin. It is an amazing multi tasker with several benefits for your skin. It helps reduce wrinkles, reduce uneven skin tone, help heal acne and reduce hyperpigmentation.

Radiant Glow Face Serum

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Fragrance Update for Natural Probiotic Deodorant

We’ve updated the fragrance list for our popular Natural Probiotic Deodorant.

Available fragrances: Chamomile, Chocolate Lavender, Coconut Lime, Honeysuckle, Jasmine Rose Petals, Jasmine Vanilla, Lavender Chamomile, Lavender Vanilla, Orange Vanilla, Patchouli Vanilla, Peach Rose, Rosemary Mint, Sandalwood, Strawberry Honeysuckle, Strawberry Rose and White Tea & Ginger.

Also available in unscented.

Natural Probiotic Deodorant

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Micellar Cleansing Water – Reformulated

We have reformulated our Micellar Cleansing Water to improve liquid clarity.

Micellar water is made up of micelles (tiny balls of cleansing oil molecules) suspended in soft water. Micelles are attracted to dirt and oil, so they are able to draw out impurities without drying out the skin. Recommended for normal, sensitive and dry and aging skin, micellar water can be used as a facial wash, makeup remover and moisturizer all in one.

Micellar Cleansing Water

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New Product: Evening Primrose Cold Cream Face Balm

Evening Primrose Cold Cream Face Balm is made with 100% natural ingredients and it is one of the most natural ways to gently cleanse mature and dehydrated skin.

Evening primrose oil contains anti-aging properties that has ultra-moisturizing benefits that can help keep the skin supple, smooth and soft. It also has vitamins and other nutrients that help maintain the normal function of skin to prevent premature aging.

Evening primrose oil also has strong antioxidant properties that help prevent free radical damage on the skin, which in turn helps prevent the formation of wrinkles and fine lines.

Although one of the benefits of Evening Primrose oil is to treat acne, it is not recommended to use this product as it contains Rosehip oil which will aggravate acne-prone skin. Conversely, this product is recommended as a cleanser for anyone with acne-free skin.

Evening Primrose Cold Cream Face Balm

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New Product: Moonstone Blue Tansy Face Balm

Formulated to give your skin the most optimum results possible. Our Moonstone Blue Tansy Face Balm is made with primary ingredients of Shea butter, fractionated coconut oil, squalane oil, kukui nut oil, candelilla wax, organic blue tansy leaf oil, jasmine absolute, geranium and rose essential oil to help heal a range of skincare ailments such as burns, blisters, acne, boils, dermatitis, eczema and rashes. It also provides anti-inflammatory, analgesic, anti-histamine, sedative and anti-microbial health benefits.

Moonstone Blue Tansy Face Balm

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New Product: India’s Secret Turmeric Brightening Facial Mask

India’s Secret Turmeric Brightening Facial Mask is made with 100% pure natural plant ingredients and is recommended for skin that is oily, acne prone and for lightening age spots. The natural ingredients will give your skin a clear and youthful glow.

Skin Benefits

Turmeric is a natural healer that contains more than 300 antioxidants and comes with a range of healthy benefits for the skin. It is a inexpensive and natural way of treating several skin problems and achieving flawless skin. Turmeric formulated with Besan powder, coconut milk and lemon essential oil will promote skin brightening. Other Turmeric benefits include:

  • Treatment for Acne
  • Correction of Oily Skin
  • Treatment Chronic Skin Conditions
  • An Anti-Aging Treatment
  • Sun Damage Protection

How To Use

Use the mask in the morning or at night. Apply once a day, 2 to 3 times a week.

  1. Mix a teaspoon amount of the mask with at least a half teaspoon amount of purified water.
  2. Massage onto your face using circular motions and then leave the mask on the face for 15 to 30 minutes.
  3. Rinse with lukewarm water.
  4. Pat dry and follow up with an appropriate moisturizer for your skin type.

India’s Secret Turmeric Brightening Facial Mask

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New Product: Helichrysum & Tamanu Wound Healing Salve

Helichrysum & Tamanu Wound Healing Salve is an all-natural and vegan skin salve that is formulated to speed the natural healing of cuts, scratches and burns. This natural wound healing salve will work to prevent scarring after trauma to the skin.

Benefits

Helichrysum oil is a type of essential oil commonly used in aromatherapy. Sourced from a plant in the sunflower family, helichrysum essential oil is touted for its healing effects. Helichrysum is known to reduce inflammation, promote the healing of wounds and burns, stimulate digestion, promote detox, boost the immune system, reverse signs of aging in the skin, and fight fungal infections.

The real healing power of Tamanu oil, a traditional topical oil, has a unique ability to promote the formation of new tissue, thereby accelerating wound healing and the growth of healthy skin (anti-aging).

Helichrysum & Tamanu Wound Healing Salve

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Belle & Blaire Turns 5!

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happy-birthday-to-us-5-years_blueOn December 3, 2011 Braquel’s Bathroom was officially opened on Etsy. After a name change and thousands of products sold, we are still here 5 years later, growing and thriving!

We are proud of what we have accomplished in a crowded handmade bath & body marketplace, but none of it would have been possible without our customers who gave our products a chance. We may not be as polished or as popular as some other handmade bath & body product shops, but we believe our products exceed in quality and our commitment to providing excellent customer service remains our top priority.

As we close out 2016, we can truly say this is our best year to date. We’ve expanded our product line to include skin care and personal care products made from all natural ingredients and the feedback from our customers has been amazing. We’re just as excited and passionate about sharing new products we have on deck for the new year as we were on day one.

Five years is major, thank you!

Belle & Blaire Perfume Oil Collection

Bell & Blaire Perfume Oil Collection

We’re one step closer to completing the website update. Our collection of perfume oils including the perfume oils with pheromones have been updated on the main website.

Made to order in small batches with the highest quality of ingredients, our thoughtfully blended perfume oils are made to liven up your senses from within.

Available in sample sizes, in an individual roll-on bottle or in a 3 bottle set. Purchase at http://belleandblaire.com/product-category/perfume-oil/ and on Etsy http://etsy.me/1YXH2HG.

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