Why should you exfoliate?

Why should you exfoliate? Exfoliating is an important part of your skincare routine. It draws out excess oils, helping to prevent acne, brightens your skin’s appearance by clearing out dry, flaky skin cells, and fights aging by boosting collagen production. By doing this it makes your serums and face creams absorb better. Why is our…

Sacha Inchi in OY-L Body Serum

In our lab, we constantly research new plant-based ingredient solutions. Sacha inchi is our latest discovery found in OY-L body serum, launching February 15, 2020. Our skin is the largest organ on our bodies, yet we often often pay so much attention to our face, neck and décolleté that our body misses out on essential…

Face Mist Spray

Face Mist Spray

Have you been noticing women (and men!) spraying their faces throughout the day with a face mist spray? Or maybe your friends are raving about using face mists to keep their skin looking dewy? Our hydrating face mist spray, made with rose hydrosol, aloe vera juice, and alcohol free witch hazel brightens the complexion and…

Squalane – The natural emollient

Today we are featuring SQUALANE, the all natural emollient in OY-L FACE CREAM. To help explain the advantages of this ingredient, we’ve asked family physician Cynthia J. Koelker, MD to comment on how it might benefit your specific skin type. Dr. Koelker explains: In my 30 years of medical practice I’ve seen hundreds of women…

Just Roll With It

Hi Beauty Without Secrets readers, Today, we’re talking about an ancient Chinese beauty secret. No, it’ not the Tremella Mushroom, this time we’re talking about Jade Rollers. OY-L uses Xiuyan Jade for our rollers in order to help you alleviate puffiness, promote cell turnover, increase elasticity, and skin tone. Jade Rollers also support lymphatic circulation…

Ready to Reuse

Hi Beauty Without Secrets readers, If you have ever purchased from OY-L you know our products come in glass containers. In order to encourage our customers to live sustainably, here are some ideas on how you can reuse our glasses! Once you are finished your product rinse out your glass and pick any of the…

Daily Detox Starts With Water

Hi Green Beauty lovers, Nick here. Today, I’m going to share with you something we love at OY-L, detox water. You may have seen them in our Instagram stories or posts. There are so many reasons to treat yourself to one, we had to share why we love them. If you follow our Instagram closely,…

A Serum Fit for R(OY-L)TY

Hi Green Beauty lovers, Last week, we shared our vegan Crystal Eye Serum with the world. You may have seen it on our blog or our Instagram Live during A Night For Green Beauty. In this blog, I’m going to dive in deeper into our eye serum. If you’re subscribed to our email list, you…

The Truth About Skincare’s Hottest Ingredient

Hi Green Beauty lovers, One of the most popular ingredients in skincare recently is Hyaluronic Acid (HA). It’s so popular because of its amazing anti-aging properties and moisture retention properties. Hyaluronic acid can only come from a few sources. The acid may be derived from 1) humans 2) animals or 3) bacteria and yeast. Humans…