Are Retrouvé products clean?
November 6, 2019
We are often asked if we use the much buzzed-about term “clean” to describe our skincare products. Retrouvé harnesses the power of advanced skincare technologies and potent concentrations of anti-aging ingredients in a unique delivery system that penetrates the skin profoundly. Each of our dynamic preparations contains a synergistic blend of ingredients that are known […]
Tips To Keep Skin Hydrated During Hot Summer Months
July 23, 2019
Temperatures are soaring to all-time highs, and with warmer weather comes clothing that exposes more skin, as well as an increased desire for one’s skin to look its best! To maintain hydrated, smooth, and glowing skin on the body, I recommend the following: Do not bathe or shower in very hot water. When bathing or […]
Mother Nature and the Changing Hue of Our Nutrient Face Serum
October 15, 2018
Have you noticed that our Nutrient Face Serum is a bit lighter in color than it has been in the past? This color differentiation is not a mistake, and the formulation has not changed. Our Nutrient Face Serum is as potent and effective as it has always been – we have simply changed the source […]
White Tea: The Ancient Plant That Can Help To Make You Look Younger
October 9, 2018
Legend has it that around 5000 years ago, the Chinese emperor Shen Nung was travelling in the countryside when he stopped for a drink beside a river. The water was dirty and unfit for drinking, so he ordered for it to be boiled. Suddenly the wind blew a tea leaf into his cup of hot […]
Skin in the Game: Self-Care and Post-Workout Skincare Tips
September 18, 2018
When it comes to beauty and self-care, the women in my immediate family are what one might call “no nonsense types.” We are an understated bunch. It may seem surprising, considering my female family tree, that no beauty secrets were passed down. Both my mother, Jenny, and her sister, Pattie – known as the Boyd […]
Product spotlight: Luminous Cleansing Elixir
August 12, 2018
Extensive care went into developing Luminous Cleansing Elixir’s highly unique texture to brand founder Jami Heidegger’s exacting standards: Jami required an easily-spreadable, yet richly textured, effective moisturizing cleanser that could be removed easily from the skin so as to avoid unnecessary pressure or pulling to the delicate facial area. The result is an elegant, […]
The Components of Self-Care
January 4, 2018
To me, health and wellness incorporates many different factors ranging from your eating habits, to how much you sleep and exercise, to the products that you utilize on your face and body, to, quite frankly, your sexual habits. Each of these come together (no pun intended) in doses that are unique to everyone, but are […]
Ethical and Sustainable: Sourcing Ingredients
July 21, 2017
Sourcing Ingredients at the Heidegger Family’s Permaculture Ranch in Malibu, CA No detail has been overlooked in the creation of Retrouvé – it was brand co-founders Jami and Klaus Heidegger’s aim to marry art and science beautifully to provide for a supremely elegant and unparalleled skincare experience. Wherever possible, we source the highest grade of […]
Sunglasses: More Than a Fashion Statement
July 3, 2017
Most people are aware of the damaging effects of UV light exposure to the skin; however, many do not realize that solar radiation can be quite harmful to the eyes as well.
Perfect Partners: People and Plants
June 29, 2017
Nature has a remedy for almost everything, and bringing a little part of the natural world into your home can improve your mood and your health – as well as boost your concentration, memory and productivity.
My Skin Care Routine for Long Distance Flights
May 21, 2017
I fly many air miles a year; mainly between North America and Europe, and one thing is certain: Extended periods of time in flight are simply terrible for the skin!
Following are my tips for maintaining healthy and hydrated skin before, during, and after airline travel…
Mother’s Day: Embracing Self-Care
May 10, 2017
Embracing a self-care beauty regime may seem indulgent. But these small things add up, and done regularly they can be both restorative and inspirational, providing a sense of calm and wellbeing. Self-care can become the oxygen mask that allows us to be all things to those we love.
The Science Behind the Bottle
March 28, 2017
In order to maintain the integrity of these potent formulations, we set forth on a quest to find the most optimal packaging available…
Marbrerie d’Art Caudron
March 6, 2017
When tasked with creating a display unit to house our products within the cosmetic departments of our retail partners, we turned to Marbrerie d’Art Caudron, a premiere marble atelier in the city of Montreuil Sous Bois in France.
Paris, Je T’aime
February 13, 2017
As the former family owner of the iconic American skincare brand Kiehl’s, I am often asked about the French inspiration behind Retrouvé. My connection to Paris goes back generations…