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Some standout souls consider us the indispensable "Real Deal" in their green beauty routines.  We're flattered!  And yes, all you've heard is true.

Video Feature!

Sophie Uliano of the esteemed Gorgeously Green book and blog tells you how to use our Refine Clay Renewal Treatment and Amend Antioxidant Lotion. 

You can check out lots more video reviews of our products by searching for "Blissoma" on Youtube.

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Blog and Online Features:

MILKSHAKE - PUT YOUR BEST FACE FORWARD
"We have been lucky enough to try several of their products, and so far, all of them stand up to the hype.  Our current favorite is the Amend Antioxidant Sprayable Lotion... We also love the Natural Deodorant in lavender scent. It's aluminum free and smells amazing."
---Milkshake Staff
WILD BEAUTY - SUMMER BEAUTY PRODUCTS: A MINIMALIST ROUTINE
"Fresh Mild Rice Cleanser, sent to me by Blissoma, is a face saver in the heat.  It has a soft texture with a little bit of exfoliation from the brown rice, plus a refreshing citrus scent.... I have to admit I haven't gotten my usual "heatwave pimples" since switching to this cleanser for the summer!"
---Meli Pennington
NAMASTILO - BEAT THE HEAT: YOGA ESSENTIALS COLLECTION
"When the temps climb, chill out, cool down, and make like a cucumber.  Or a popsicle...  Surround yourself with cooling scents - I'm obsessed with the all-natural lavender + peppermint soy candles from Blissoma!"
---Lo, Yogini
BLISSOMA AMEND
"Amend by Blissoma Solutions is a must-have product for all you sun goddesses...a little spritz before applying sunscreen will nourish your skin with aloe, polyphenols, and super foods - all of which help the skin to resist UV damage."
---Sophie Uliano
REBECCA CASCIANO - TRIED & TRUE: TOP 3 NATURAL DEODORANTS
"...Blissoma's Natural Deodorant combines cucumber juice, baking soda and licorice extract to absorb odor and keep you feeling fresh.  So impressed with how well this formula lasts throughout the day."
---Rebecca Casciano
BEAUTY BETS - FACE SPRAY FANS REJOICE!
"...a package magically arrived from a new line, and inside the first product worthy of standing in for Face Spray.  Blissoma Intense Hydration Tonique is not only 100-percent natural, but contains the sort of skin-energizing blend of essential oils that a girl like me can only dream of..."
---Elizabeth Dehn
DIVINE CAROLINE - EIGHT INSTANT FIXES FOR ROSACEA
"Blissoma Smooth A+ Moisture Serum, a synthetic-free therapeutic cocktail calms complexions with anti-inflammatory herbs like olive leaf.  The vegan hydrator is also ideal for acneic skin."
---Elizabeth Dehn
GARDEN OF BEAUTY - SKIN CARE REVIEW
"Ohhhhhhh my.  This was my first experience with rhassoul clay, and I am head over heels.  Using this clay treatment felt like being pampered.  LIke I'm the Queen of... my own fantasy country..."
---Jean Park
HOOKED ON BEAUTY - BLISSOMA BOTANICAL SKINCARE
"Most certainly natural, but not all the way hippie is the scent behind this thick serum of plant-based moisture.  Awake is designed for normal to oily skin, it works to both hydrate and lightly mattify giving the perfect prep for makeup."
---Carissa Passerella
ALIVE MAGAZINE ST LOUIS - LOCAL LINES WE LOVE
"...Blissoma products run the gamut from botanically active skincare to artisan perfumes - all carefully concocted by STL founder Julie Longyear, a purist by nature.  The line's all-natural, 100-percent botanical perfumes are a must-have for the astute vegetarian and the socially conscious."
---Jennifer Wells
BEAUTY HUILE - BLISSOMA DEEP MOISTURE OIL SERUM
"Really, it's almost like a 'non-oil' oil with thinness but, ironically, makes for one intensely rejuvenating overnight mask.  Spread across skin about 30 min before bedtime and you'll wake up with some gloriously plumped up skin."
---N.K.
ORGANIC BEAUTY TALK - BLISSOMA SOLUTIONS REFINE MASK
"The scent is fresh and this natural clay mask is easy to wash off.  It truly leaves my skin calm and soothed.  You can even dot Blissoma's Refine Clay Renewal Treatment Mask on a blemish and leave it on overnight..."
---Brandie Gilliam
A GREEN BEAUTY - BLISSOMA
"...the complete range of Blissoma products is both comprehensive and completely wonderful, offering a warm blanket of pure organics to cover every area of  your eco friendly lifestyle."
---Mara Schiavetti
NO MORE DIRTY LOOKS - BLISSOMA SCENTED CANDLES
"...if I could tell you how hard it is to find a simple, lovely, non-synthetic candle on a budget... you'd be shocked.  Enter Blissoma...Win!"
---Alexandra Spunt
ORGANIC BEAUTY TALK - THE ULTIMATE NATURAL DEODORANT DUO
"Separately, Soapwalla's Natural Deodorant Cream and Blissoma's Natural Deodorant Spray in Lavender hold their own but together, they form the ultimate natural deodorant duo!...I finally found a deodorant (well deodorants to be technical) that defied 100+ degree Texas weather without any type of reapplication!"
---Brandie Gilliam
BUBBY & BEAN - BLISSFUL SKIN
"I also used one additional product that has proven to be my favorite of all: Refine.  A clay renewal treatment that is now officially my skin's BFF... a little goes a long way, it doesn't sting or feel harsh, and it provides immediate results."
---Melissa Baswell Williams
COOLMOMPICKS - THE BEAUTY OF BLISSOMA
"...these products feel wonderful...And most of all the two facial lotions I tried really impressed me.  The Smooth A+ Moisture Serum and the Awake Morning Facial Moisture smell like they're made of springtime, or super-expensive chewable vitamins - like when they soak into your skin, your skin reaches out with open arms."
---Delilah
BUST MAGAZINE
"This Refine Clay Renewal Treatment from Blissoma... is my new favorite thing.  I've got seriously sensitive skin that's prone to gnarly breakouts, and this little tub 'o goodness not only makes my face super soft, but it also has a calming affect, shortening the life of terrible zits and evening out my skin tone."  
---Lisa Butterworth
THE ALTERNATIVE CONSUMER
"In a world where new skincare lines pop up more frequently than daisies in spring Blissoma SOLUTIONS appears to be one of the few real deals...my skin feels great and looks good."  
---Maureen O'Connor
EDGE MEDIA - APRIL GROOMING GUIDE
"Here's our new favorite morning routine: orange juice, grapefruit juice, and Blissoma's Fresh Mild Rice Cleanser.  This daily facial cleanser, suitable for all skin types, is derived from organic whole brown rice flour, along with willowbarck extract, for a gentle exfoliation in the morning.  But it's the fresh scent... that makes us smile."
---Mark Thompson
BUSINESS NEWS DAILY - 6 YOGA BASED BUSINESSES
"The strong spiritual beliefs Longyear holds have been reinforced with yoga, and have been crucial in helping her stand her moral ground in the business world"
---Stephanie Taylor Christensen
EDGE MEDIA - MARCH GROOMING GUIDE
"Everything on your face suddenly feels alive and ready to embrace the world.  Use [Blissoma's Intense Hydration Tonique] also for a mid-afternoon pick-me-up when your energy is flagging; it's like lowering your face into a punch bowl full of aromatic herbs and flowers, and what's not to love about that?" 
---Mark Thompson
SOPHISTICAIT16 - TOP 3 FACIAL CLEANSERS VIDEO
"I think [Blissoma Fresh Mild Rice Cleanser] kind of replenishes my skin and makes it a little more bright... this just feels really fresh." 
---Caitlin
FIG + SAGE - MUST HAVE AFTER SUN CARE
"I used Amend on my left leg and... another brand on my right leg... my left leg was substantially less red than the right...my left leg healed much, much faster...  Amend is a must-have for after sun care...  Take it from me you're going to want to have this bottle on hand..." 
---Stancie Wilson
NATURAL SOLUTIONS MAGAZINE
"Studies show that niacinamide supplements strengthen the epidermis and soothe inflammation, while creams and serums containing the antioxidant can even skin tone, increase production of hydrating lipids, and speed the skin's circulation to awaken a healthy glow....Apply: Blissoma Solutions Smooth A+ Moisture Serum."    
---Jolene Hart
ORGANIC BEAUTY VIEW
"A stand out product in the collection is Blissoma Lift Intelligent Energy Creme. Containing ingredients such as reservatrol, rooibos tea extract,gotu kola, gingko, and a slew of EFA’s, this is literally a powerhouse of live, kick butt antioxidant action that actively works to brighten, renew, restore and repair at a cellular level. The kicker though is that this brilliant cream is under $20."    
---Emma Pezzack
ECO-CHICK
"Blissoma: Possibly the most natural (and affordable!) skincare line yet!"
---Stephanie Rogers

 

FIG+SAGE
"...found myself returning to this line over and over because it provides visible results!  After all, isn't that what skin care should give us?  Healthy ingredients that perform?!"
---Stancie Wilson
FEELGOOD STYLE
"Built on the same principle of living energy, Blissoma skincare is specifically formulated to enhance & compliment the science of skin, while respecting the unique biochemical reactions that make up your body. Their philosophy is based around encouraging and supporting the skins own daily rhythms of regeneration."
---Emma Pezzack
IVILLAGE.COM
"A little “lift” may be just what you need to maintain your youthful looks. No, not the nip-and-tuck kind of lift, but Blissoma Lift Moisturizer for mature skin. It’s pure and velvety, and made from scratch with no fillers."
PRETTY BY NATURE
"I really liked the way they made my skin look and feel, plus they smelled good. Not frou-frou good, but clean and healthy good."
--Michelle Smith
NATURAL SOLUTIONS MAGAZINE
"Packed with açai, pomegranate, and rooibos tea, [Amend] spray-on lotion leaves no oily residue."
--Vicky Uhland
 
JILLIAN MICHAELS WELLNESS TEAM BLOG
"Look for organic perfumes with 100% natural ingredients which are mainly made from organic botanical oils. Turn your nose up to traditional perfumes and try one of these luxurious safe scents."
--Paige Padgett
TREEHUGGER
"Each of the perfumes comes in a handy lipstick-sized bottle which makes for an easy travel partner. The roll-on applicator makes it easy to put the scent where you want it without hosing down everyone else around you."
--Kristin Underwood
Blissoma Skincare: 100% Natural   Smorgasbite.com Cents and Scentsibility   Ecosceneinc.com
How Clean is Your Yoga Mat?   Examiner.com Featured Green Company: Blissoma   It's Not Easy to Be Green
Blissoma Soy Candles are Vegan & Natural   MoxieReviews.com Blissoma Refine Clay Renewal Treatment   MoxieReviews.com
Review: Blissoma Awake Morning Facial Moisture   Vintage Makeup  

Print Features:

FitYoga December 2008 - BLENDS perfume oil feature

Minneapolis Star-Tribune from February 2007 - feature of Lip Elixirs prior to Valentines Day

Lip Elixir Press Clippings from August 2006 - from Chicago Tribune, St. Louis Post-Dispatch and the Beauty Newsletter

Yoga Journal November 2005 article - feature of Floral Euphoria Massage Oil

Massage and Bodywork Magazine June/July 2005 - feature of Yoga Mat Cleanser