Finding the perfect gift for travelers can be daunting. After all, how do you find a present for someone who has likely collected beautiful items from all around the world? These gift ideas for travelers will help them travel smarter, more stylishly, and lighter. Here, the best travel gifts for 2022. Leaf People’s Rose Tangerine Hydrating […]
So often when we think of skin care we only think of the face, but in reality there is so much more skin to cover — it is the body’s largest organ, for goodness sake. Self-care routines can and should look different for everyone, even for us editors, but if there’s one thing we can […]
The Underrated Herb Health Experts Say You Should Be Taking Over 40: Milk Thistle In an episode of the mindbodygreen podcast, herbal medicine expert Bill Rawls, M.D., mentioned that “Plants are the best chemists on earth.” He suggested that we start considering adding herbs to our daily routines because of their benefits. As a matter of fact, he […]
Check out Leaf People founder Julie Williams-Levin on the International Herb Symposium series featuring IHS sponsors. Read the full post here!
New looks shaping thoughts from the 2022 runaway! Read more…
10 Functional Mushroom Drinks That Will Offer Bigger Benefits Than Your Morning Cup of Coffee Have you noticed how functional mushrooms are popping up like, well, mushrooms all over grocery stores and health food store aisles lately? They seem to have infiltrated almost every food product, from coffee to snacks — and for good reason. […]
Leaf People won two categories this year with our Blemish Treatment as the best spot treatment and our Lavender & Calendula Body Serum Oil as the best body serum! Yay! See all the winners here!
Self-pampering products are among the most popular gifts for moms for Mother’s Day. After all, moms work hard and deserve the opportunity to slow down and take care of themselves with lavish products. Nonetheless, some moms are harder to shop for than others — especially those who prioritize clean beauty products that are free of […]
Can you connect with nature through skincare? Medical herbalist Julie Levin grew up surrounded by forest near Alaska’s Kachemak Bay. Her days involved chopping up dead wood to heat her family’s home; preserving fruits and vegetables; and fishing for winter food stores. As she grew older, her curiosity and reverence for nature led to seeking […]
This includes deep dives into product ingredients, uses, benefits, and basic instructions, along with side-by-side product comparisons, so customers can more easily choose what is best for them and their needs. Levin explains, “We think this will help customers connect to the product line, understand why we choose specific ingredients for the individual formulas, and […]
We couldn’t possibly mention wellness without speaking to the infinite mental and physical health benefits of clean skincare. Leaf People, a pure botanically-focused skincare company, roots all of its products in the natural world: it’s vegan, plant-based, sustainable, and all-around nourishing from “farm-to-face.” Read more…
Introducing Leaf People: a 100% plant-based & vegan skincare brand with wildcrafted products formulated in Colorado, created by certified medical herbalist Julie Levin. Read More…
In 2022, let’s commit to self-care. It’s not only the biggest gift you can give yourself, but to others and the world. And let’s be honest, the world could really use a little extra love right now. With the help of these products — ranging from skincare to tinctures — we hope you can cheers […]
Kelsey Griggs of @shelfielife recently featured the Leaf People Rose Tangerine Hydrating Mist in an Instagram post, highlighting her favorite facial mists from 2021! Read more…
Posh Beauty Blog’s Carla Snuggs explores plant-based and environmentally friendly products for a 2021 holiday gift guide filled with vegan gifts. Read more…
After a skin treatment or facial procedure, your skin may be in a compromised state. As a result, it requires specific care and attention that is different from what you use daily. Read more…
This baby is one of the best serums I’ve tried. Created by an experienced herbalist, the serum has a list of organic and vegan potent extracts with plant hyaluronic acid as the leading ingredient. Read more…
For the bearded dad, this face and beard oil will nourish & hydrate skin, tame unruly facial hair, and smooth and condition hair. Read more…
Wring in the holiday season with a luxurious dose of self-care. Leaf People’s body wellness serum is a standout product, providing comfort to overworked areas read more…
Everyone has at least one latte-loving friend, and this powder is about to amp-up their morning brew. Hand-picked and micro-milled on a sustainable, women-run farm in Thailand, this flower adds a boost vitality to any drink, and calms the mind while it’s at it.. Read more…
This balancing and relaxing facial mist boosts skin hydration and promotes a clear complexion. The refreshing scent is an added bonus, soothing the senses throughout the day. Read more…
A fabric face mask can get gross over the course of the day, and one of the best ways we’ve found to make it all a little more bearable is face mask refreshing spray. Leaf People’s peppermint and rosemary face mask refreshing spray does a terrific job. Read more…
After high-fiving your friends during a spirited game of beach volleyball, but before you dig into your post-workout snack, sanitize your hands with Leaf People’s rinse-free hand cleanser. The certified organic and certified herbicide- and pesticide-free Garden Sanctuary scent uses 65 percent pure organic alcohol and nourishing botanicals, such as calendula, horsetail, green tea, and […]
Enjoy the sunshine and discover these great products from White Elm, Leaf People, and LOLI. Green Tea Sandalwood Balancing Face Cream and Sandalwood Chamomile Calming Mist by Leaf People. Read more…
Integrate some kind of calming night time routine. I really get into my cleansing and tooth care routine in the evening. It now takes about 15 minutes. I give myself this time so I don’t rush through it, allow myself to let go of (wash off) the day while doing it and it’s a wonderful […]
In this interview series called “Sleep: Why You Should Make Getting A Good Night’s Sleep A Major Priority In Your Life, And How You Can Make That Happen” we are talking to medical and wellness professionals, sleep specialists, and business leaders who sell sleep accessories to share insights from their knowledge and experience about how […]
Leaf People Kalahari Melon Seed Oil The ingredient spotlight is shone on fairly traded Kalahari melon seed oil in this organic facial oil. It’s hand-collected from the oldest genetic watermelon plant on the planet, which delivers vitamins K, D and E to tackle hyperpigmentation, fine lines, scars, redness, dryness and sensitivity. Each purchase directly supports […]
Julie Levin, medical herbalist and founder of Leaf People, explains what evening primrose oil is, how it works, and how to best use it to combat menopause symptoms. Read more…
Beauty and skin experts weigh in on using makeup wipes and whether or not you should stop using them once and for all. Read more…
Leaf People’s very own Julie Levin is featured in the February edition of Denver Life – Julie creates skincare that’s good for both you and the environment. For over seventeen years, Julie Levin and her partner Robbie have led a sustainable skincare movement which focuses on herbal and plant-based ingredients. A certified herbalist, Levin traveled […]
Leaf People was recently featured on the “Feel More Gooder Blog” by Jesica Williams. She reviewed several of our products and shared her experience with each. Read more…
Leaf People’s All Over Glow Oil is listed as a beauty must-have in January’s round up on Byrdie. They particularly love that the multipurpose formula features sweet almond and sesame oils to rejuvenate and provide complete hydration for harsh weather. Read more…
2021 is the year to heal. As winter settles in and a year of turbulence is behind us, it’s time to focus on our internal well-being and embrace a fresh start. Leaf People’s Unscented Allover Glow Oil was recently featured in Yoga + Life as part of their 2021 care essentials must haves. Read more…
Leaf People’s Lymphatic support oil was featured in this month’s Editor’s picks over at Spa & Beauty Today. This herbal extracted oil features powerful medicinal plants like red root, nettles, and cleavers to support and strengthen the lymph nodes and lymph system, as well as promote detoxification of the lymphatic fluids. Effectively paired with uplifting […]
Aspen Sojourners recently published a post titled, “5 Essential Winter Skin Savers” and Leaf People’s Arnica & Frankincense Soothing Face Cream was at the top of the list. Read more…
Julie Levin: “Veganism is the dearest to me” – Take time to center yourself each morning. Whether it is a few minutes of deep breathing, stretching, mindful tea or coffee drinking, grounding myself first thing in the morning sets a beautiful tone for the day. As a part of my series about the women in […]
It’s easy to get stressed out over the holidays—especially after all that 2020 has offered up—so why not help improve a loved one’s mood with Leaf People’s aromatherapy set. Formulated by medical herbalist Julie Levin, this Carbondale-based brand has crafted four special scents featuring a specific botanical group to calm nerves, encourage positivity, awaken passion, […]
Julie Levin of Leaf People on the Five Lifestyle Tweaks That Will Help Support People’s Journey Towards Better Wellbeing Take time to center yourself each morning. Whether it is a few minutes of deep breathing, stretching, mindful tea or coffee drinking, grounding myself first thing in the morning sets a beautiful tone for the day….Read […]
Learn about the buzz surrounding this bee-curated supplement. Consuming bee pollen as a wellness supplement isn’t a new idea — in fact, the medicinal application of bee pollen, which has been used to treat problems ranging from stomach upset to heart problems, has been practiced for thousands of years. Here, Julie Levin, a medical herbalist and the founder […]
Dive into our ethos on manufacturing and relating to the planet at Yoga + Life Magazine this month. Medical herbalist Julie Levin founded Leaf People, a sustainable skincare brand that blends botanical science with western medical herbalism, in 2003. Based out of Carbondale, Colorado, the line was inspired by Levin’s deep connection to the earth. […]
Featuring Leaf People’s Green Tea & Peony Eye Serum to keep your peepers perked up for this school year! The unique formulation of white peony, arnica, reishi, green tea and helichrysum (which aids the skin renewal process) was created with botanical science and western medical herbalism in mind. This oil-based product contains fairly traded ingredients, […]
Spa & Beauty Today includes the Leaf Man Beard Oil in their Father’s Day Gift Guide. Whether you’re celebrating Father’s Day from near or far, show Dad you appreciate him with a gift he’ll love….Continue Reading
Aspen Times: How have you gotten creative during this time? What have you done to keep your customers engaged? Leaf People: I started making Instagram TV segments to educate our followers on various herbal topics — herbs for colds and flus, nerve tonics, allergies — with a little dose of humor….Continue Reading
This year, Colorado’s Leaf People has secured 2 spots as Finalists in CertClean’s Clean Beauty Awards! If you are in the market for a new face wash or face and beard oil, look no further! Leaf People’s Stem Cell & Peptide Radiance Face Cream, and Sandalwood & Cypress Face & Beard Oil are amongst the top performing […]
We were very proactive with our staff. Once we heard about local COVID-19 cases, we immediately separated the team into their own working environments and stocked them up with every type of sanitizer/protective product they wanted since that is an integral part of our business. Our little mountain valley had a small cluster early on—now […]
Most of us know by now that the more sustainable and environmentally-friendly our daily routines are, the better the planet fares. Byrdie shares insight from Leaf People founder Julie Levin on ways to make your beauty routine more sustainable….Continue reading.
Face Cream to keep your skin smooth and glowing to perfection. If you’re feeling defeated by the brutal winter air and are in need of some serious self-care, try testing the waters with Leaf People’s Radiance face cream, a finalist for best face cream. Confidently say no to dull skin …Continue Reading
Whether you’re just a dude who decided to stop shaving one day and now months have somehow passed, or you’re competing to have the best beard in town (in your head), the grooming world now has game-changing products that’ll help keep that beautiful beard healthy and well-groomed — all without the toxic ingredients! We are […]
Ivy and Sprig founder, Stephanie, featured Leaf People’s own Julie Levin on her blog, “Today, I wanted to tell you about one of the most interesting people I’ve ever met, Julie Levin, founder of Leaf People Organic Skincare Products. A few years ago, I met Julie Levin at her booth in the Aspen Farmers Market […]
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For the Love of Botanics! Created by An Herbalist, Leaf People Is Big On Purity & Potency. From the moment you open up a jar or bottle of anything from Leaf People, you’ll notice the fresh, herbal scent. And as soon as you start using medical herbalist Julie Levin’s skincare, you’ll be able to feel […]
Our Leaf People Immunity Aromatherapy has been featured on Equinox in The Gift Guide for Travelers. Leaf People Immunity Aromatherapy This blend is crafted in Colorado by organic skincare line Leaf People. It includes essential oils like tulsi, marjoram, and eucalyptus for an immune boost while traveling. Read more on Furthermore
Leaf People has been nominated for Best in Show, Best Face Cream, and Best Face Serum at the 2019 Indie Beauty Expo. Our company and products were chosen from a pool of over 600 exhibiting brands, so it’s an honor just to be nominated! You can view all the nominees here.
The Indie Beauty Media Group celebrated its fifth anniversary by launching the first-ever Week Of Independent Beauty, and Leaf People Skincare was featured. Many prominent beauty retail and wellness hubs collaborated with Indie Beauty Expo, Uplink Live and BeautyX Summit to champion the largest gathering of indie-attuned beauty professionals and beauty lovers in the world. […]
Hotsy Totsy Beauty is a skin care blog that recently featured Leaf People products. Check out their write-up at https://hotsytotsybeauty.com/2019/04/04/its-all-about-medicinal-plants/
Julie Levin and Dr. Christine Schaffner of Bella Fiore discuss organic skin care, natural ingredients, and their importance in your overall health.
Julie Levin shares her passion for plants and their healing powers as the owner and curator of “Leaf People” Certified Organic Plant Based skin care on the Thriving in Chaos podcast. Paulette and Julie discuss how someone who has traveled the world learning about naturopathic practices in so many different cultures adjusts to the current […]
Julie Levin was invited to discuss which toxic ingredients to look out for and how nature’s botanicals can do a better job of maintaining radiant youthful skin. See the informative interview on Aspen Talks Health or watch below.
Julie was featured on The Native Influence where she speaks about her business, the industry, and some keys to her success. Get a sneak peak into her daily routine and some words she lives by.
Julie was featured in Beauty Independent in an article where brand founders share the scariest business moments they’ve faced. In it, Julie recounts her experience in 2008/2009 when the US economy crashed. Check out the article to she how she coped in the face of uncertainty. Article: https://www.beautyindependent.com/scary-moments/
Leaf People was recently featured on Self.com. Gretchen Bleiler, a US Olympic Snowboarder had great things to say about our Pomegranate Ginkgo Transform Serum: “Based in my hometown of Aspen, Colorado, Leaf People makes organic, plant-based skin-care and donates 5 percent of sales to charity. I use the Transform Serum and the Hydrating Serum together […]
Our exclusive Leaf Man by Leaf People line was featured in an article on Beauty Independent. We have introduced a range of products tailored specifically to guys to help them with their skin care needs. “I’m working with plants that have a masculine affinity. In a lot of ways, the skin is the same, but […]
Leaf People was featured in the “handmaid” section of the Pure Inspirations website. Pure Inspirations merges the lenses of art, culture and science to provide insightful perspectives, inspire appreciation and embolden connections. They featured the following Leaf People products: Walnut Honey Tea Luminous Face Scrub Neroli Sea Kelp Transform Toner Pomegranate Gingko Serum Rosehip Sea […]
Leaf People was featured in Elliman Aspen Snowmass Magazine. You can find the article on page 13-14 here: https://issuu.com/joshuaco/docs/ellimanas-fw2016-17_issuu?e=2688488/41984917
Leaf People was recently featured on the Jerry Bovino Show in Aspen. It’s a little interview about life, love and Leaf People. You can watch the interview on the GrassRoots Community Network.
Leaf People was featured on the well know blog “Beauty Undercover”. The article explains the differences between Argan oil, Rose Hip oil, Evening Primrose oil and Kalahari Melon Seed oil . The writer mentions one of her favorite products is Leaf People’s Kalahari Melon Seed and Vitamin K Face Oil. Read the article here: http://www.beautyundercover.com/2016/06/breakingbeauty/the-benefits-of-natural-face-oils/
In December 2015, Leaf People Skin Care partnered with United Plant Savers through their “Adopt an At-Risk“ Healing Herb program and made a long term commitment to the Hawaiian Sandalwood Tree. Our “adoption” supports conservation and propagation efforts in Hawaii, strengthening the population of these beautiful, medicinal trees. United Plant Savers non-profit work is integral […]
NaturallyCurly.com traveled to Whole Foods to find their favorite local beauty brands. Leaf People Skin Care made the list! You can read the article on their site: http://www.naturallycurly.com/curlreading/home/6-amazing-local-beauty-brands-found-at-whole-foods/.
Leaf People products were mentioned in Denver’s own “Everyday Show”. Check out the video on Fox 31 Denver’s website: http://kdvr.com/2015/04/21/natural-eye-wrinkle-treatments/.
Julie was recently invited to discuss her products on the Essential Medcast Podcast. She speaks with Dr. Christine Schaffner about organic skin care, wild crafted ingredients, and how she got her start in herbalism and creating pure, clean skin care products. Listen:
Our Peony Green Tea Eye Serum was recently reviewed by the Indigo+Canary beauty blog. Indigo+Canary frequently writes about all things natural beauty and reviews products of all kinds. Check out what they had to say about us at Indigo+Canary
Julie Levin, founder of Leaf People, is featured on a segment of the National Environmental Report series. The National Environmental Report is an information series, aired on Public Television, with the objective to inform and educate the public on issues related to the environment.
Ecosalon reviewed their favorite organic skin toners and Leaf People’s Balancing Facial Toner is on the list. You can read their review on their site : http://ecosalon.com/skin-toners/
**This article was originally posted in the St John Sun Times and written by Kelly O’Brien. You can find the original article here. Yard work on a tropical island goes a bit beyond taking your ride-on for a turn around the backyard. The jungle is constantly in a state of rapid growth (you’d swear some […]
Voice America – Health & Wellness features the latest conversations and interviews on holistic and medicinal health topics. In this interview, Julie Levin talks about the many forms of toxic chemicals commonly found in skin care products and about Leaf People’s all natural, organic formulations.
Aspen Sojourner presents readers with features that tell tales of Aspen’s colorful characters, recount its rich history, and highlight current goings on about town. In this issue, Leaf People founder, Julie Levin is interviewed about the history of Leaf People development and some of the all natural ingredients and holistic philosophy that goes into the […]