A: Through research, I found out that one in three women will get cancer from using toxic products. This desire to help women heal themselves with powerful, active plant botanicals led me down that path. I have been using natural oils for years on my skin and wanted to share the benefits.
A: A few years ago, I left the entertainment industry as an actress and began a blog on living a chic and holistic lifestyle. The Local Rose, my blog, came out of a desire to get more connected to the earth and to myself. Then I launched my skin care line. I think the most challenging part of all these changes was continuing to move forward even when the outcome wasn’t ideal. Having a meditation practice helped me gain the clarity and confidence to make these big changes that have ultimately been for the good.
A: Creating a lovely line that women respond to empowers me. Hiking in nature and practicing long meditations empowers me.
A: I would say to enjoy every moment, even the tough ones, since life is so fleeting. Also, that things shift constantly and to be open to the flow of change. I would also probably say, “buy property in Venice, California – someday, it will be a goldmine!”
A: By creating a community where we all help each other move forward rather than cutting each other down. As we move ahead, we can bring our friends and sisters along with us and vice versa. By realizing that our health is directly linked to the health and well-being of our planet. When we decide to make things that help our earth, we are in essence making changes for the betterment of ourselves as well.
A: To live in love, not fear.
A: T3 tools have helped me save time when I need to style my hair for a shoot for my blog. I am able to either curl or dry my hair in minutes.
A: I am pretty low maintenance and casual with my hair. I either leave it down, naturally wavy or a braid on the side.
A: It means being able to stay calm and grounded during moments of turmoil. It means having an inner strength that comes from spiritual practice. It means having a generous, loving heart. All of this shines through to the outside.
A: I like my hair with natural waves. Sometimes, for evening events, I’ll prefer straight hair.