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2021 Best Self-Care S.O.S.: Skin Care

Feng Shui Naturals

Last year, Abenaa Timazee, owner of eco-conscious hair- and skin-care brand Feng Shui Naturals, took her business mobile with an electric tricycle truck, bringing us the joy of shopping even when shops were verboten. This year, Timazee is expanding her mobile services and hosting beauty demos around town. You can also pick up her zero-waste natural products at Whole Foods, the Fresh Grocer and ShopRite. Read More »


2021 Best Local Skin-care Line

Sabbatical Beauty

It’s not just that founder Adeline Koh crafts some of the most luxurious skin-care products on the market — from the Vacuum Cleaner cleansing oil to the Dorian Gray anti-aging serum — out of her Bok studio. It’s also that she donated masks and created hand sanitizers, all while using her playful yet powerful TikToks to put racists in their place. Read More »

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2018 Best Local Skin-Care Products

Franklin & Whitman

We’re still not sure how an IT guy got a vegan skin-care line from a Bok Building studio to the pages of Seventeen magazine, but we do know that the simple ingredients in Christopher Cieri’s products make our skin feel hydrated and extra-dewy. Read More »