Tour of Galapago & Santa Fe Locations

Galapago Tour Santa Fe Tour Come on in! Virtual tours of our two locations with Samantha Our Galapago location houses the School of Botanical & Medical Aesthetics administration team, and also our sister schools: Denver Integrative Massage School and Herbalism...

Masque Appeal

Taking yourself for a facial is the ultimate form of self care, and we think the masque step is arguably the most luxurious part. You’re already half asleep and in in bliss mode and when your aesthetician methodically paints the goods on your face with a feather...

Visiting an Esthetican for Skin Care Advice

The skincare industry is big business. Numerous products and techniques claim to be the next “fountain of youth” and we are constantly being bombarded by new products and miracle cures. You may wonder what really works.  This is where a visit, of many...

Can Wrinkles and Fine Lines Be Prevented?

Your skin is made up of two very important proteins: collagen and elastin.  Collagen is what gives skin its strength and support.  It essentially keeps your skin firm and smooth.  Elastin gives skin its resiliency.  When you pinch your skin it has the ability to go...

Carrot Buttermilk Face Mask Recipe

In many places, the signs of spring have finally sprung. Celebrate the lovely weather by giving your skin the attention it deserves after a long winter! Treat yourself to an easy DIY face mask that only takes a few ingredients and a few minutes to whip up and will...

Benefits of Plant Oils

Have you thought about using oils on your skin, but didn’t know where to start? There are seemingly endless choices when it comes to the oils available to you and your skin. Should you make the switch from heavy lotions and creams? The power of plant oils may...