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.
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.
We feel lucky to know some pretty phenomenal local chefs and bartenders that are always up for a creative pursuit when it comes to crafting unique and thoughtful recipes using our pantry items. rose gold honey to probiotic vinaigrette and just date syrup, we’ve tasted some pretty epic beverages and treats and leave you with a couple more to add to your post-holiday (or continued festivities) lineup. Tim Quinn, local bartender at the new restaurant Aloi in Scott’s Addition, has been a fan of our bitters for quite some time — forever experimenting with them to craft seasonal cocktails for special events at Boketto. Featured on Aloi’s cocktail menu is the Mindful Martinez, an elevated version of a classic incorporating...
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.
Sultry solstice sounds with a good cover song or two does just fine alongside golden hour and sun kissed skin. Enjoy some of our favorite summer selects, as heard around the shop, to ease your mind whenever and wherever you prefer to spend your summer days.
This is a salad that we keep coming back to for its simplicity, flavor, crunch and nutritional benefits, especially in light of the early summer heat wave and the desire for light, clean, hydrating foods.
In light of our current (and ever-evolving) focus on menstrual health, we're honored to spotlight Mimi Millard of De Lune, a menstrual tonic that is formulated with a blend of very specific, essential nutrients and herbs that serves as an all natural solution to period pain.
We waited to debut this because it didn't actually feel like Spring for more than a day or two at a time, but nevertheless, here's our sweet little spring playlist that goes down smooth with a sparkling damiana CBD tonic, smokeless incense and a mid-day bath with the windows wide open.
We've admired Renee for quite some time, following her beautiful journey on Will Frolic For Food as she serves up vulnerable words of wisdom and truth alongside cozy herbal potions, super truffles, squash soups and jam bars in a very authentic, humor-filled yet relatable way.