Wisp Wisdom

Our approach to Product Development is Simple.

What's the Wisp philosophy on product development? Push the limits, don't be afraid to try new things. Never settle. Throw a Whack of Passion at it. Don't choose a product name until you've had your coffee. To create exceptional Skin Care, you have to use exceptional ingredients. Our "Must have" ingredients are created in a lab and then formulated with cutting edge, carefully edited, pla…

Caring for the Skin= 101. DUMP THE JUNK.

If your head is spinning with information on how to care for your skin, you're not alone. Let's be real. Wading through Skincare marketing is not for the faint of heart. My head spins with information and I have a dog in the race (albeit a lovely one, called Wisp. I sympathize with those who do not live and breathe a good ingredient list). So, Who and What to believe? Research any ingr…

Are you still using a lotion on your face in Winter? If so, it's time to change your skincare....

Winter is time to pamper your skin and yes, change your skin care products... *Consider a milk or cream cleanser to cleanse the face. Only Lukewarm water to rinse and don't over cleanse!*Use a toner that is especially formulated for "Sensitive" skin. All skin can benefit from a "Sensitive skin" product. Add a serum after a toner.*Moisturize, Moisturize, Moisture! Lock in Moisture with a cre…

Exfoliants..good or not so good?

Our body is a wonder at turning over tired, dead skin cells. Until...chronic skin issues, sun damage or aging inevitably slows down the process, leaving behind dull, older looking skin. We cringe when we hear the word "scrub", because most body scrubs are too harsh and can do more harm than good. Exfoliating too often, Fragrance, shells, pumice, salt, sugar....eek! Your poor skin. If you…

Winter Weary Skin?

If you live somewhere where Winter is not a big deal, then you have the last laugh. If you are like the rest of us, you are already in the throes of Winter weary skin. Don't despair! With a few changes to your products and routine, you can get through Winter with great skin. Here's a few winter "shoulds" to consider: Change your moisturizer to a cream formula, or add a drop or two of a facial oi…

Fragrance. The big skin disruptor.

Ingredient Insight: Synthetic Fragrance, Essential oils, Nature identical oils, Aroma blends Fragrance has been proven to be a sensitizing ingredient. Yet, we have difficulty accepting Fragrance's role in chronic skin issues. Let's face it, who doesn't love something that smells nice? Fragrance sensitivity is not just for those with sensitive or rosacea prone skin, but for all skin. If…