The History and Benefits of Hawaiian Sandalwood - #SimpleSkincare Blog

Colby Sameshima

One of the most healing ingredients we work with here at Ua Body is ‘Iliahi (Hawaiian Sandalwood) Oil. This intoxicating, luscious oil has been revered as a stress-reducing, nourishing agent for centuries.  But before we get into all of its curative properties, we want to share its history with you. Being made in Hawaiʻi, all of our products are strongly tied to a sense of place. As such, we believe it is just as important for our customers to understand the benefits of our products as it is to understand the history of our local ingredients.  As with most precious...

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3 Things You Didn't Know About Kukui Oil - #SimpleSkincare Blog

Colby Sameshima
Whether you’ve heard of Kukui Oil in passing, stumbled upon it yourself, or were recommended it by a friend, we share 3 things most people don't know about this magical ingredient. Come learn the 7 ways it improves not only your skin, but also your overall health. 
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New York Times Style Magazine: The Beauty Stores, Near and Far, That Are Destinations in Their Own Right

Colby Sameshima
Ua Body was blessed to be featured in this New York Times Style Magazine about unique boutiques around the world that carry locally produced and minimally processed goods. Lauded in the article for our sunburn-soothing creams, we encourage you to try our 'Ekolu Body Butter and Botanical Skin Repair if you're looking for sunburned, dry, or irritated skin relief.
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A Sweat Life: The Fall 2020 Beauty Roundup

Colby Sameshima
Ua Body was featured in A Sweat Life's round up of the top beauty products to snag for Fall 2020. Spotlighted for its unique ability to soothe dry or irritated skin, our 'Ekolu Body Butter is handmade in small batches, locally sourced, and contains three magical Hawaiian oils: Kukui Oil, Macadamia Nut Oil, and Coconut Oil.
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Coveteur: This Breakfast Food Can Help Treat Your Eczema

Colby Sameshima
Come discover the benefits of Avocado Oil on your skin with Coveteur's deep dive. Especially effective on eczema, Avocado Oil is found in Ua Body's magical Botanical Skin Repair.
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Bella Magazine: Holiday 2020 Wellness Wants

Colby Sameshima
Ua Body was thrilled to be selected as a "Wellness Want" by Bella Magazine and their Holiday 2020 wishlist. We always love when the industry recognizes the handcrafted and natural nature of our formulas, and the healing benefits of Kukui Oil, Macadamia Nut Oil and Coconut Oil.
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