Womom December 2012

For the woman behind the mom.

Jesse Berberich

Lavender Fields Forever

Lavender, a natural ingredient found in top beauty products, is known to cleanse, detox and soothe the skin. Experience its benefits with the lavender toner from emerginC. Suitable for all skin types, the solution works to calm skin by restoring pH levels and preventing loss of moisture and growth of bacteria. Find it at www.emerginc.com.

Pucker Up

Founded by a mother who objected to the often explicit and suggestive names found on countless brands of lip gloss products, Lip Bliss by What’s Your Virtue offers radiant shine and subtle color for beauty enthusiasts. Benefit from its protective properties and anti-oxidants. Ingredients include green tea extracts and vitamin E for added moisture. The line is available at www.whatsyourvirtue.com.

For Chilly Days

Chilly Jilly offers stylish wraps and jackets. The collection’s unique, double-brushed fabric makes garments cozy, wrinkle-resistant and wearable for most occasions. Perfect for those on the go, each item folds into a compact silk bag that can be tossed into purses and carryalls. View the line at www.chillyjilly.com.

Safe and Stylish

Emily C. necklaces are the perfect way to display your favorite ring in a different way. The accessory is a great way to showcase priceless heirlooms or keep wedding rings safe and sound during pregnancy when fingers may be swollen. Available in three stunning designs and finishes, the brand is available at www.emilyc.com.

Mane Event

Known for its use of natural ingredients found in Brazil’s Amazon region, nuNAAT introduces two affordable and enriching collections of hair products. Karite Special Products with African Shea Butter treats dried and damaged locks with moisture and protects strands from the elements. The Ultra Keratin Touch collection successfully caters to women who want salon-style tresses year round. Buy both products at Walgreens.

This column appeared in the December 2012 issue.