Shea Butter is a skin and hair superhero

Shea Butter is a skin and hair superhero

Robyn Stevens

Like most of the super hero ingredients in our formulas, Shea Butter is a wonder at alleviating so many skin and hair concerns. We love it because it helps skin’s appearance, but also serves to calm irritation and protect skin from environmental damage...

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Manuka Honey: Your Skin’s Best Friend

Manuka Honey: Your Skin’s Best Friend

Robyn Stevens

We love Manuka Honey because it not only works for general skin improvement and maintenance, but it can also address a number of issues that irritate skin — like eczema, psoriasis and acne.

While all honey can be healing, Manuka (found specifically in New Zealand and produced by bees who have collected nectar from the Manuka bush) is a step above the honey you find...

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Want lusher lashes and brows? We've got a DIY for you.

Want lusher lashes and brows? We've got a DIY for you.

Robyn Stevens
Both aloe vera and castor oil (especially Jamaican Black Castor Oil) have been know for qualities that promote hair growth.

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Have you ever amped up your aloe?

Have you ever amped up your aloe?

Robyn Stevens
Sue-Kate is a wizard at combining her aloe vera gel with other ingredients such as essential oil, salts, and some surprising ingredients in order to add even more oomph.

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Happy National Gardening Day!

Happy National Gardening Day!

Robyn Stevens
It is one of our favorite days of recognition here at GLN... it is National Gardening Day! We love our plants here at GLN. 

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Why oatmeal for a healthy scalp?

Why oatmeal for a healthy scalp?

Robyn Stevens
Sure, oatmeal is delicious for breakfast, but why add it to our shampoo and conditioner? Not only are oats a gentle and natural exfoliant for a dry, flaky scalp...

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Revisiting: The ugly truth about parabens

Revisiting: The ugly truth about parabens

Robyn Stevens

For years I’ve sent my husband out with shopping lists and called after him, “Make sure everything is paraben free!” Last night, he finally asked me, “So, I know they’re bad, but… actually... what’s a paraben?” 

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DIY: Hot Chocolate Overnight Hand Mask

DIY: Hot Chocolate Overnight Hand Mask

Robyn Stevens

Battling super dry skin this winter? We’ve got a terrific DIY that is perfect for application before bed (especially after a hot bath)!

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INTRODUCING: Two new hair care products from Green Leaf Naturals

INTRODUCING: Two new hair care products from Green Leaf Naturals

Robyn Stevens
We are thrilled to announce the newest members of our Green Leaf Naturals Family!

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Make summer last forever with Lemonade Lip Balm

Make summer last forever with Lemonade Lip Balm

Robyn Stevens
The scent of lemon is uplifting and reminds us of summer. It is the perfect essential oil for a mango butter-based lip balm DIY that doesn’t use beeswax.

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