As many in Boulder may know, a dry climate can be tough on the skin. Luckily, there are Colorado companies whipping up fresh and natural products to keep your exterior in prime health. Here are some nourishing skin care picks to try, all made right here in the Centennial State.
Chandler Farm Linus’ Raw Lavender Soap
For a good cause, cleanse your skin with this soap made in Littleton; a portion of the profits go to The Phelps Great Ape Foundation. Visit their website at www.chandlerfarm.com.
Pangea Organics Egyptian Calendula & Blood Orange Cleanser
The calendula in this cleanser provides anti-inflammatory properties in this face wash made by a favorite Boulder-based company. Visit their website at www.pangeaorganics.com.
GreenScreen Organic SPF 20 Sunscreen
Protect your skin from UVA and UVB rays with Kabana Skin Care’s vegan formula made of 86 percent organic ingredients in Boulder. Visit their website at www.Kabanaskin care.com.
Wild Sage Brilliance Face Cream
Almost all the herbs in this rich face cream are harvested from an organic garden in Lyons.
Visit their website at www.wild sageskincare.com.
Isun Alive and Ageless Skincare Honey-Goji Berry Mask
The moisturizing wild mountain honey and antioxidant-rich goji berries in this Ridgway-made mask will enliven a dull skin tone. Visit their website at www.isunskincare.com.
Rebecca’s Herbal Apothecary, a Boulder-based apothecary, makes handmade skin care products, including these refreshing mists made of pure essential oils and local spring water.
Visit their website at www.rebeccasherbs.com.
Sanitas Skin Care Orange Pomegranate Body Wash
Condition and refresh with this invigorating cleanser formulated in the Boulder foothills.
Visit their website at www.sanitas-skincare.com.
La Isha Moisture Booster
This quenching, 100 percent pure oil is one of the many products in this line designed to keep skin beautiful in the arid Colorado climate. Visit their website at www.la-isha.com.
Queen Bee Javanese Exfoliant Face Paste
Slough off dead skin with this gentle recipe of vitamin-rich rice bran, rice powder and cornstarch made in the small town of Pagosa Springs.
Visit their website at www.queenbeepagosa.com.
Goddess Garden Kid’s Natural Sunscreen
Keep little faces covered with this Boulder-made natural SPF 30 UVA and UVB screen. Visit their website at www.goddessgarden.com.
Tilvee Pomegranate Body Butter
Produced in Golden, this rich moisturizer quenches thirsty skin with organic shea butter, coconut oil and sweet almond oil.
Mountain Girl Botanics Mountain Honey Sugar Scrub
An exfoliator, moisturizer and pre-shave conditioner, this citrusy blend is made by a family-owned company located in the foothills west of Boulder. Vist their website at www.mountaingirlbotanics.com.