• 2022 Valentine Gift Guide

    Whether you’re spending this Valentine’s Day alone or with another, the gift of self-care is always appropriate.
  • International Day of Acceptance

    International Day of Acceptance was created by Annie Hopkins (1984 – 2009) in conjunction with her disability-owned and operated business, 3E Love, whose mission is to empower people through pride and passion, rather than charity.   To quote 3E Love, today is an opportunity for those who are diff...
  • Lemon Water

    Cultivating great health and enduringly glowing skin is a long game. Sure, we all need an occasional quick fix, but steady, robust health is a product of consistency and devotion.  We’ve got rituals for this. Here are some of the simple, easy, pleasurable habits we love for nudging our bodies in ...
  • Human Care = Self-Care

    If the past two years have taught us anything, it’s how interconnected we are. When you care for yourself, you are more available to help others (and there sure are plenty of opportunities for that right now). It is our intention to support a full circle of care. 
  • Meet the Bioactives: Aloe

    We love Aloe for the plentiful, non-greasy hydration it offers all skin types. Learn more about this superlative succulent. 
  • Seven Tips For A Great Bathing Experience

    Happy National Bubble Bath Day. In our world, bath time is sacred, and always has been. In addition to the relaxing properties of a good bath, they can also be wonderfully detoxifying, pain-relieving and can help you sleep better. Here are our best ideas for making bath time a re-set for body, mi...
  • Mineral-Rich Vegan Spa Broth

    The benefits of a good broth are mighty. Our tried-and-true Mineral-rich Vegan Spa Broth recipe includes plenty of anti-inflammatory ingredients like ginger and turmeric, and medicinal mushrooms like Reishi. Make a big batch of this immune boosting elixir to sip through the first wild and wooly w...
  • Motivated to Chill

    It’s the New Year, and you have choices. One is to hit the ground running and motivate hard. Or, you could hop off the resolution bandwagon and just… relax. (It’s deep winter, after all.) If the latter sounds good to you, we’ve got some suggestions for inspired hibernation and high-function post...
  • Our Commitments for the New Year

    Hello 2022 and our extended Pangea family. We're happy to be here with you! Get excited because in a few months, you will be able to majorly upgrade the sustainability of your skincare ritual. This year we're upping our commitment to the health of our customers and planet, and our cruelty-free e...
  • Post-Holiday Happiness

    The gifts have been opened, the cookies have been eaten, and Love Actually has been (re)watched. There’s more joy to be had. A lot more.  In fact, some might say that this is the best week of the year. With a few very notable exceptions (thank you healthcare workers, first responders, and hospita...
  • Winter Solstice Vibes

    The shortest day (and longest night) of the year, also known as the winter solstice, marks the end of autumn and the official start of winter. Winter solstice is an ancient pagan holiday known for rituals and traditions that celebrate nature. It is the perfect opportunity to give thanks and set i...
  • Four Ways to Let Go of Holiday Stress

    Here are some tried-and-true ways we can roll through the holidays feeling more balanced and joyful.
  • Mood-Boosting Lemon Turmeric Cake

    This Mood-Boosting Lemon Turmeric Cake is the perfect winter treat. Citrusy, bright, spicy, pungent, and not too sweet, it’s the perfect thing to enjoy with a cup of tea by the fire. As usual, this recipe is vegan, and we include the option to make it gluten-free.
  • If It's Not Plastic-Free, It's Not Cruelty-Free

    This year we launched Pangea's Plastic-free Bodycare. This is the fruition of a big, long-term vision I’ve held for our company ­­and the beauty industry in general, and I am excited to report that our plans to launch our line of Plastic-free Skincare is on track for early 2022.  In all transpa...
  • Top-Rated Gift Ideas

    These 2021 holiday gifts are tried-and-true Pangea customer favorites and are also our personal choices for elevating daily life. Some of them are included in our Holiday Sets, which are guaranteed to take your gifting to the next level.   In this gift round-up, we’re featuring our new scents and...
  • It's All About the Soil

    All things considered, we are in some pretty overwhelming times. If we’re not mindful, the daily deluge of news about global crises can create a constant internal game of anxiety whack-a-mole. When we watched the film Kiss the Ground, however, we experienced a huge exhale of relief. The answer to...
  • Antioxidant-Rich Persimmon Muffins

    This muffin recipe is good for both body and soul and epitomizes the coziness of the season. It’s gluten-free and vegan, gingery and comforting. The persimmons and molasses offer a blast of antioxidants and minerals, the spices are great for digestion and circulation, and the coconut oil offers a...
  • Meet The Bioactives: Turmeric

    Turmeric, also known as Curcuma Longa, is a powerful antioxidant that helps calm and reduce skin irritation. This golden root is often used in Ayurvedic medicine, and for hundreds of years it has been considered a powerful healing agent for the body. Curcuma Longa is one of the new bioactives pre...
  • World Kindness Day

    This World Kindness Day we’re going to be kind to ourselves first. Here’s how...
  • Kabocha Squash Stew

    Enjoy this one-pot vegan meal that hits the sweet spot between healthy and delicious, can be adapted to what you have on hand in your pantry, and is quick and simple to make.
  • The Pangea 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

    November has arrived in all its glory. The leaves have turned, and snow has even fallen in some parts of the country. Chunky sweaters have re-appeared, and wood stoves are alight. There’s no denying that it’s time to start thinking about your gift list. When it comes to the gifting aspect of thi...
  • Plant-Based Beauty Foods

    Your Skin is the largest organ, and is often a reflection of how your body responds to what you eat. Fried foods and sugar, for example, can contribute to acne and sallow-looking skin. Plenty of leafy greens and healthy, plant-based fats can help your skin glow with vitality. Here is a list of s...
  • Beautifying Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

    Healthy Halloween! Here’s a recipe you can lean on all season long to fulfill holiday party dessert requirements while also sneaking in some good fats, minerals, and plant-based nutrients. They’re sweet, chewy, and super easy to make, and we know you’ll love them.
  • Body Oil is Back and Better Than Ever!

    If you’ve missed our Body Oil, you’re in for a treat! This luxurious customer-favorite is back and better than ever. 
  • Fall in Love With Our Newly Formulated Body Lotions

    Whether Pangea products have been a long-term part of your daily self-care ritual, or you are completely new to our brand, you probably have some questions about our newly formulated Body Lotions. 
  • Are We Sustainable?

    There are a lot of changes going on here at Pangea. One thing that has not (and never will) change is our uncompromising commitment to sustainable practices. 
  • Let's Talk About Pumps

    Many of our Bodycare products are much more conveniently dispensed via pumps. Unfortunately, plastic-free pumps and atomizers are not available for us to purchase at this time. Here is our current (and best) solution, so far.
  • World Smile Day

    One of the things we miss most in our new, masked world is the smile. That spontaneous moment of shared humanity, when our eyes meet with a stranger’s and we exchange a simple, friendly acknowledgment of each other.  
  • Introducing Our Plastic-free Bodycare

    What’s better than a long-term dream finally coming true? It has been our vision to take Pangea plastic-free for many years. A two-year journey in the making… now our Plastic-free Bodycare is finally here — and better than we could have imagined. Plant-based BioactivesBefore we get into the Plast...
  • Six Step Ritual for Amazing Sleep

    Ah, sleep. How much we love and rely upon you. How much we miss you when you elude us like a hummingbird escaping the neighbor’s cat. If you happen to be one of those people who fall asleep quickly each night and stay that way until morning, then we offer you a sincere high five. For the under-sl...
  • What Is Your Body Asking For?

    Summer is a great time to tune in with your body and really give it what it needs, when it needs it. Here are five ideas for how to do it well. 
  • Nine Ideas for Celebrating the Summer Solstice

    Summer Solstice is just around the corner for those living in the Northern Hemisphere. To be precise, it’s Sunday, June 20 at 8:31 PM Pacific Time. As you likely know, Summer Solstice is the longest day of the year, and the shortest night. It offers a powerful opportunity to connect with friends,...
  • What Makes Our Matcha Mask So Magical?

    Our Japanese Matcha Tea, Acai, & Goji Berry Facial Mask has mojo. With dozens of five star reviews and several Beauty Editor awards under its belt, it’s more than just good— it’s magical. While each of our Skincare products excels at helping you achieve and maintain balanced, radiant, youthfu...
  • The Collagen Myth

    Why Eating, Drinking, and Applying It To Your Skin Doesn’t Work Note: we first published this post in 2018, and it is even more relevant now than it was then. Walk into any natural foods store and, often, the first thing you'll see is a wall of collagen products. Before you spend your money on t...
  • Five Reasons You Need A Moisturizer

    Your face needs moisturizer like popcorn needs coconut oil + salt and Matcha tea needs warm oat milk + honey. Sure, you can survive without it, but why, if you don't have to? Even if you have oily skin you should still use a moisturizer. It sounds counterintuitive, but it’s true — Oily Skin Types...
  • Five Easy Steps Toward Creating a #LifeAfterPlastic

    The human addiction to plastic is real. It’s everywhere. In fact, studies say that we inadvertently consume up to FIVE grams of plastic per week in the course of our daily lives, and up to 40 pounds of plastic in a normal lifespan. We take the plastic problem very seriously for both the health of...
  • A Surprising Ingredient For Enzymatic Exfoliation

    When it comes to a Skincare Ritual, we wouldn’t think of skipping our Facial Scrub. If you’ve used it even once, then you can probably relate. But have you ever wondered what makes it so great? The answer might surprise you. The Surprise IngredientDid you know our Facial Scrub has a dual-action e...
  • Is Facial Cleanser Really Necessary?

    Whether you are looking to prevent blemishes or stave off signs of aging, washing your face is an important step in your Skincare Ritual.  Why is this the case, and what kind of cleanser should you use? We get these questions often.  Since we make two fabulous Facial Cleansers, we have a little s...
  • You Spoke, We Listened

    Introducing our new Loyalty Program, where you'll earn points for purchases, referrals, reviews, your Pangea anniversary, and your birthday. 
  • The Multitasking Lip Balm That Moonlights For Your Fingers & Toes

    If you know our Lip Balm, then you know why it’s a best-seller-five-star-customer-favorite-don’t-want-to-live-without-it in our product lineup. Made with skin-nourishing, organic Oils such as Jojoba, Shea Butter, and Sunflower, it drenches lips in antioxidants and healthy fats to help keep them f...
  • Detox, But Make it Pleasurable

    We're here to offer you our best detoxification tool. It can be incorporated into any cleanse, regardless of how rigorous you want to make it, and will take your efforts to the next level by speeding up skin cell turnover and magnifying your inherent glow. 
  • One Minute to Happiness

    We can reframe our circumstances in a way that empowers us to enjoy our lives completely -- and that changes our sense of agency over all the external, worldly circumstances. It’s really simple: let yourself be happy. 
  • Pangea’s Peppermint Chocolate Tarts

    These special treats are satisfying, delicious, grain-free, gluten-free, paleo, and vegan. We promise that even if you love wheat and dairy, you won’t find anything missing when you taste them.
  • Immune Boost Three Ways

    In a year when new dates are Zoom dates, and first kisses require a quarantine period, a three-way is about as relevant as a flip phone. However, we’d like to invite you to a little ménage a trois we know you’ll love, because it’s not only good for your senses, it’s great for your immune system....
  • The 2020 Pangea Family Of Brands Gift Guide

    The best gifts are both meaningful and useful. Ideally, they’re also sustainably created and sourced with respect for people, planet, and purity. 2020 has been hard enough without fretting about what to gift people. We’ve got you covered with our roundup of the best gift ideas our Family of Brand...
  • How Does Vitamin E Benefit Skin?

    Vitamin E is a workhorse vitamin that is actually a family of eight different types of oil-soluble antioxidants. It protects the body’s cells from oxidative stress, and its biggest superpower is the ability to repair skin. Read on for ten benefits of using Skincare with bio-available Vitamin E. 
  • The Conspiracy Theory You Didn’t Know You Believed

    This, friends, illustrates how and why we’ve all been under the conspiracy of the Beauty Industry for so long: the conditions have been favorable for the false information it disseminates to take ahold of our thoughts and turn us into obedient, if misguided, consumers.
  • Why Is Vitamin A Good For Your Skin?

    Hopefully you’re aware that not all Skincare is created equal, and choosing one with bio-available Vitamins, nutrients, and Essential Fatty Acids is the key to youthful, beautiful skin. Last week we broke down the immense value Vitamin C offers to your Skincare Ritual. This week we’re going to ta...
  • The Skin Serum Ingredient That Does It All

    You might know about Vitamin C for its ability to bolster immune function. It’s also one of the most powerful Skincare ingredients available, whether you are looking for an anti-aging cream, wrinkle serum, or blemish remover. Daily use of Facial Cream with bio-available Vitamin C is shown, over t...