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How To Make Natural Deodorant Work For You

How To Make Natural Deodorant Work For You

So you want to switch to a natural deodorant (YAY)  but you can't find anything that works (BOO.)  And you're tired of being smelly and spending money on stuff that doesn't really do anything.  I get it. I really, really do.  Cheer up, buttercup. Things are about to get so much better for you and your pits. You CAN make this natural deodorant thing work. I can help.  First of all, let's go back to basics and talk about the difference between deodorant and antiperspirant.  A deodorant is meant to block/stop body odor, where as an antiperspirant is meant to...


Nasty Woman Meet & Greet

Stefanie Grant-Cassel

Tags cedar wood, frankincense, lavender, nasty woman, patchouli, perfume, perfume june

Nasty Woman Meet & Greet

Everything you've ever wanted to know about Nasty Woman: The fragrance!  Official description:  SMELL. LIKE. A. BOSS. This fresh, woodsy blend of frankincense, lavender, patchouli, and cedarwood will keep you grounded and calm no matter what ridiculious, baseless insults are hurled your way. It smells like, getting sh*t done. It smells like, the freedom to make your own healthcare decisions. It smells like, bringing home the tempeh bacon and frying it in a pan. (Not really... it actually smells like a sweet, herbal, slightly earthy blend of essential oils. And victory.) Nasty women, unite! How it got its name:  I...


Get Down with Duchess

Stefanie Grant-Cassel

Tags chamomile, duchess, lavender, peppermint, perfume, perfume june, rose

Get Down with Duchess

Let's keep making our way through the Twinkle Apothecary fragrance catalog before this Perfume June celebration comes to an end and get down with our newest scent, Duchess!  Official description:   Ladylike to the max. This sweet-yet-refreshing blend of rose, lavender, chamomile, and peppermint is THE most lovely scent you could ever possibly put on your body. It's simply the perfect chord of herbal and floral notes with a hint of fresh mint. Now... who's ready for high tea?!  How it got it's name: This fresh scent needed a classy name, and when I thought of the type of person who would wear such...


Cozy up with Close

Stefanie Grant-Cassel

Tags amber, bergamot, close, lavender, perfume, perfume june, vetiver

Cozy up with Close

Aw, Close. My least popular scent. I have no idea why people pass you over!  Is it the non-cutesy name? The muted gray-blue label? Rest assured that it's certainly not the scent, because you are absolutely lovely, my dear.  Today in my Perfume-June blog series, let's get cozy with close! Official description:   Get Cozy. Twinkle Apothecary's Close fragrance is a soft, yet highly sophisticated blend of warm, sultry amber, soothing lavender, uplifting bergamot, and comforting vetiver. We like to think of it as the perfect winter date night fragrance, whether you're hitting the town or staying in with your favorite hand-knit...


The Basics on Basic

Stefanie Grant-Cassel

Tags basic, lavender, lemon, orange, perfume, perfume june, vanilla

The Basics on Basic

If you haven't heard, it's perfume June! AKA - a month-long holiday I just made up because I wanted a reason to celebrate my glorious little natural perfumes.  I'm taking this opportunity to re-introduce each of my fragrances one-by-one, because I know you all are just dying to know everything there is to know about your favorite scent! ;)  And this one really is everyone's favorite - Basic is my top selling scent!  Official description:  BE BASIC. Twinkle Apothecary's Basic fragrance is sweet, clean, and an all-around crowd pleaser! It's yummy vanilla mixed with bright, citrusy orange and lemon, plus...