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Posts by Sarahkate McGinnis

H2a Skincare | A link in the chain of being

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Today is Imbolc day. As we say goodbye to the frost and welcome spring, I can’t help but reflect on the Roots of Herbal Heart Apothecary. Strong, deep, connected roots…. H2a is not your average skincare brand. We are in gratitude to the ancient Celts whose traditions we practice through herbal infusions. We are in…

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Aging Gracefully

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We are bombarded with the words anti-aging and collagen breakdown on a daily basis. Magazines, radio shows, and the beautiful people on T.V. always tell us that we are aging and it needs to be stopped or slowed- that we have done something wrong that is causing us to age faster or sooner. This oftentimes…

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The Cold Beauty Ritual for a Clear Complexion

regeneration serum with ice

Are you icing your face? At H2a we wish summer would last forever. The constant sunshine, gardening, and exploring Colorado never gets old to us. However, there is something the Colorado winters do for our skin that summer doesn’t. The cold and icy winds may be chillier than summer heat, but the cold actually helps…

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Summer Solstice Newsletter

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Greetings! With the summer solstice we look forward to new beginnings, new awakenings, and a new newsletter. We have all been looking forward to sharing the progress as well as ideas for the future of Herbal Heart Apothecary. With so much to celebrate, here are a few things we would love to share with you!…

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Delicious Detox Smoothie for Summer

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Spring is here and don’t only clean your house, clean your body! At H2a we believe that overall health comes from inner to outer beauty- what you put on your skin as well as what you put IN your body. Try this delicious detox smoothie for better health and better skin: Ingredients 1 cup fresh…

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Advice From a Bride

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Wild Flowers, family, and celebrations of love are what this summer is all about. Rain storms have turned Colorado into a lush landscape, overflowing with tall grasses and flowers, all of which are getting me excited for the months to come.  I will be getting married amongst those tall grasses and wildflowers, surrounded by family…

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Summer Beauty Tips

Read below to hear from Sierra Goldstein. She shares some tips and tricks to stay healthy and beautiful during summer!  As spring comes to an end, summer flourishes with its beauty, sunshine, and radiance! With summer comes an abundance of energy, both in nature and ourselves. The air feels alive with life, the trees and…

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A Cleanse for the Bride and her Mom to kick of this wedding Season Right!

green velvet mask

3 Day Cleanse + H2a Skincare In honor of Brides and Mother’s Day, we have joined forces with Wunder Juice to start you off on the right foot this Wedding Season. http://wunderjuice.com/collections/cleanse/products/mothers-day-detox-package-with-herbal-heart-apothecary Last summer I was a Bridesmaid, Maid of Honor, and The Bride… 8 weddings in total. So when I say, “I understand the…

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The Science of Flowers

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Flowers… They represent life, love, beauty, and oftentimes, happiness. I have always been drawn to flowers- they seem to make me feel like if I am around them I embody everything that they represent. But, being my super nerdy and scientist (I use this term loosely) self, I wanted to know the WHY of the…

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Summer, Food, and Fun

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Summer is about endless flowers and herbs, collecting, collaborating, connecting with new and old friends, cruising on bikes, fireworks and PIE !!!! I adore the summer and what it brings forth for the life in the spirit of the H2a Lifestyle. Riding around on my cruiser  gathering herbs and flowers for our products from my…

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2016 Dreaming

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The last few years have been jam packed with life lessons. I have learned a great deal about the world within me, and the world around me and in 2016 I am looking forward to a bit of Balance. Resolution #1: Meditate … Something I know is good for me that I often neglect to…

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Gypsetter’s Guide to Wholehearted Living

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Gypsetter’s Guide to Wholehearted living Gratitude, Love and Authenticity are what it’s all about at H2a. We crave the lifestyle that is wholehearted living, and for me travel is key. The H2a Travel Promotion this month was a great reminder that I have been neglecting myself and prompted a quick trip to the mountains. Step 1 Travel:…

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