How to Calm Down: 5 Long-Lasting Tips to Help You Relax & Stay Present This Summer

The school year is over, summer Fridays are in session, and stress is…well, inevitable. Between packed schedules, camps, carpooling and constant sleepovers, it’s easy to put self-care on the backburner. Let’s face it: working in...

These Minimalistic Clean Makeup Finds Are Perfect for Spring

Because I’m spending 99.9% of my time outside during the spring, one thing I typically never prioritize is makeup. I’m already super minimal when it comes to applying makeup, but the few products I do...

My Favorite Spring Things: Vacation Essentials, Books to Read, Cleaning Tips & Skincare Musts

Spring is in full swing here in Ohio. The flowers are blooming, the temperatures are rising, and rainfall is, well, inevitable. As soon as warm weather approaches, you’ll find my family outdoors, on vacation, or...

Your Quick Guide to Purchasing Sustainable Skincare Products

A few months ago, we highlighted our brand’s personal commitment to becoming a sustainable and environmentally conscious skincare company. Although we still have a long way to go, we’re excited for what’s to come, and...

Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) for Skin: Your Complete Guide + Product Recommendations

We’ve talked about it once before, and we’re here to talk about it again. Yeah—it’s just that good. Keep reading to learn more about niacinamide, the active ingredient found in our Multitasker Night Serum. What...

Here’s How Iconic Beauty Trends Have Changed Over the Decades & What’s Up Next

In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re looking back on beauty trends through the decades—what’s changed, what’s remained, and what’s to come (we have a lot to say about that last one). Keep scrolling for...

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Self-Care—Here Are 3 DIY Skincare Recipes to Get You Started

This Valentine’s Day, whether you're celebrating with your best gal pals or side-by-side with your one-and-only—don’t forget to show yourself some love, too! Self-love looks very different depending on who you ask. For some, it’s...

Don’t Let the Stress of Your New Year’s Resolutions Wreak Havoc on Your Skin

Welcome to the third installment of our Otto Wellness Series! In this ongoing series, we will introduce you to many beautifully bright women who share their personal experiences and knowledge in the fields of health...

Get Ready: 2022 is the Year of ‘Less is More’ for Skincare

Every year while on winter vacation (this year being no exception), I listen to my favorite book, Simplicity Parenting by Kim John Payne, to prepare myself for a fresh start in the new year. Full...

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