Chronicles

Luna Nectar
Luna Nectar, vegan skin and hair care products

Save The Bees: Luna Nectar's Vegan Cause and How to Help

As a greater emphasis is being placed on healthy diets and natural beauty regimes, more honey is being used in food and beauty products. The rising demand means increased strain being put on bees to produce honey, and more of this honey being taken from hives. This leaves less honey for bees to feed on in the winter. The first phenomenon of honey bee colonies disappearing began in 2006. Named Colony Collapse Disorder, farmers would find hives completely empty, with approximately 10-30% of colonies dying globally every year. Wild bee diversity is also at risk, with numbers dropping approximately 25%. Most concerning is the bumblebee...

Read more →


Luna Nectar
vegan skincare, natural vegan skin care products

The Truth About Facial Oils For Your Skin Type

Oils are beneficial for every skin type and a perfect swap for your usual moisturizer - they help quench dry skin, balance out combination skin, and yes, even regulate oily skin. But with the huge catalogue of oils available at our fingertips and the new trendy 'super oil' popping up every few weeks touted by clean beauty experts, what is truly the best way to determine which oils fit your skin type?  The comedogenic scale is a popular method to determine which oils fit for each skin type - as it goes, acneic skin should avoid oils that are high on the...

Read more →


Luna Nectar
lash and brow serum, natural vegan skin care products

How To Grow Lashes and Brows Naturally

Who's been finding themselves with thinning lashes and brows these days? You're not alone. This can be a common problem for both women and men. We don't usually think to take care of our lashes and brows, but it's like with haircare or skincare - consistent maintenance for the best lash growth. If we ignore the care of our lashes and brows, many external and internal factors may cause damage, which can spread to follicles around the troubled area, causing slower growth or the hair not to grow at all. If you're noticing that your lashes and brows grow super slowly or not...

Read more →


Alicia Doiron

'Magic' Ingredient Trends for Skin and Hair - Do They Work?

A sprinkle of lion's mane harvested from the forests of the East. The exotic snozberry found in the tundra of the North. Oil hand-pressed from the flesh of a young pumpkin chosen carefully under a full moon. If this isn't Potions class at Hogwarts, I don't know what is. With the upwards shift towards all-natural, vegan, clean haircare and skincare, the marketing hype also deepens. There's always the one or two 'magical' natural ingredients that are hailed to cure aging, bring upon eternal youth, suck out 'toxins', and take you out on a romantic candlelit date. Alternative remedies are indeed a hot topic - many hail its...

Read more →