Minka Sicklinger is a New York based artist with a unique outlook on art— she strives for authenticity and passion, which she exudes in conversation and in her artistic and personal style. Looking inwards for meaning, Sicklinger strives to create tattoos that represent her client based on their needs and wishes— setting aside Western trends and aiming for a more honest interpretation of her clients’ narratives. She believes that people need to manifest with intention who they want to be, instead of finding outside symbols to shape them— connect with themselves first, then relay that connection on the body if the desire remains. Sicklinger has collaborated with a number of brands, such as DS & Durga and Doubleday Books, and we...
No-ABV Elixirs to Nourish the Body and Mind
Allie Hemmings, Brooklyn based private chef, is at it again. Always dreaming up the most flavorful tonics and recipes, she inspires us to make mornings a time for slowing down and truly nourishing our bodies.
What an honor it is to be featuring this lovely human today. Getting to know Krystle has been a joy — from planning special pop-ups at Chairlift to dining with her at Metzger Bar & Butchery, it is her floral biz, Poppykock, that completely enamors us.
Summertime rituals grow to become defined by the act of sharing, winding down, and letting go in the company of loved ones. As someone who loves the ritual of relaxation and strives to incorporate balance into my wellness routine, a favorite way to indulge is through natural wine.
Today on The Journal, we’re highlighting some of our favorite scents that remind of us of warmer, longer days spent in nature and the rituals inspired by them. This variety scents can be found in products throughout our apothecary to help awaken, enliven, energize, or simply support ease.
One of our favorite culinary allies, Allie Hemmings of Sacred Salt, dreamed up a truly refreshing spring and summer appropriate Matcha Rose Coconut Pudding that’s cut with a bit of raw honey to provide a slightly sweet breakfast or dessert indulgence.
Lydia Rose, creator of wild + vibrant, is a maker, intuitive herbalist, and sexual health creator based in Minneapolis. Inspired by Western and Ayurvedic aromatherapy and herbalism, she delights in using herbal care for sexual empowerment and health as well as ceremony and ritual.
Lipids dissolve lipids, thus to best cleanse your skin of excess sebum, dirt, and other grime, you want to use an oil. It may seem counter intuitive, especially to those who still cringe at the thought of using a moisturizer on blemish-prone skin, but fats are your friend!
Jamie Kantrowitz and Nicole Rice founded Countertop Foods on the idea that functional wellness can be deliciously simple and easy to provide for yourself and those you care about most.
Your lymphatic system is responsible for removing the waste from your cells and blood but unlike your cardiovascular system, it has no pump! queue the dry brush—an incredibly powerful tool to boost your immune system, tighten and tone your skin, and promote lymphatic drainage.
Introducing Marie Veronique’s skin care products to the Boketto lineup is something that we’ve anticipated for quite some time now, and we’re happy to finally be able to share the potency of these products with you.
The microbiome is the heart of our gut, in which case maintaining a healthy environment is crucial in supporting and protecting proper digestion, nutrient absorption, hormone balance, immunity, mood, sleep and a million other interactions within our bodies.
From the LAKA Pantry | Grain Free Pasta Salad with Shroom Drip + The Last Pesto Recipe You'll Ever Need
Despite the darkness and cold of winter, we’re trying to get our greens in as much as possible without our digestion suffering from too much raw, cold foods.
Looking to indulge yourself or your loved one this Valentine’s Day? We’ve curated a special lineup of some sexy little self pleasures to get you in the mood — for intimacy, for unwinding, for sleep, for a spa-like experience at home, for whatever you’d like.
Jennifer Sun is here to shed some of that light on the inspiration and philosophy behind Sun, how she envisions the company contributing to the evolution of plant medicine and the future of wellness, and the people, places, things and experiences that help to nurture her creativity along the way.
Following the seasonal rhythm of shorter, darker days, it’s the ideal time for establishing a consistent, indulgent evening routine that balances both physical body and mind while providing deeply profound benefits that support overall wellbeing.
Kerrilynn Pamer and Cindy DiPrima Morisse have inspired us for quite some time now, as they’ve created the holistic beauty empire that is CAP Beauty, which began as a gorgeous storefront nestled on a quiet block in the heart of the West Village.
Indulge those closest to you with the subtlety of soft, smokeless incense, the luxury of silk as it wraps the body upon falling asleep each night, or the spa-like experience of grounding oils diffusing during a soothing, warm bath with the flickering of a slow-burning candle in the background — prompting a meditative journey in the very comfort of one’s own home.
This month, we’re leaning on Suzy’s expertise to help make the foundation of our lives, our home — the place where we nourish, cook, sleep, and share intimate moments and conversations — feel comfortable, nurturing, welcoming and peaceful. The way that nature intended.
For shopping, sipping, dining, and practicing yoga, among so much else that LA has to offer, Liz Smithers (of Laka) and Allison Walton (of Boketto) combined their favorite spots to inspire future endeavors out west, if you find that your travels take you to the golden state of California.
This August, we tapped local Pastry Chef Olivia Wilson to dream up a special and unique offering for our end of summer celebration — and to no surprise, she blew us away with her creativity and craft.
“I’ve often thought that breast health was something to worry about later in life. But after a diagnosis of 10 fibroids and one phyllodes tumor at the age of 27, I realized this couldn’t be further from the truth.”
Alle Weil, Los Angeles-based holistic nutritionist, artist, and developer of Flora Ex Machina’s Royal Ghee (the luscious whipped superfood spread that we all know and love), inspires us with her wealth of knowledge and creativity — and we can’t help but to find her kindhearted, gentle nature and pure radiance contagious.
Yoni, the Sanskrit term for the female reproductive system, is the body's sacred source for creation, sexuality, and intimate pleasure. It is a dynamic system that has its own ecosystem, microbiome and pH to maintain a healthy equilibrium, however is highly susceptible to stress, trauma, pain, and deeply rooted emotions that may directly impact longterm reproductive health.
As a part of our ongoing series of Boketto Rituals this month, we're sharing a peep into our personal hair care rituals, as we all have very different hair personalities and priorities when it comes to maintaining those strands from day to month to season to year.
Because sunburn prompts an inflammatory response, it makes sense to follow an anti-inflammatory diet to minimize the unwanted effects, including foods that contain a rich source of lycopene, astaxanthins, polyphenols, catechins and vitamins C and E, among others.