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Facial Clay Masks, dos and don’ts.

They come in beautiful colors, from all over the world, and provide a myriad of benefits to the skin. The most popular and beneficial clays come from France, although many good ones are sourced from Australia, Morocco, the Middle East, Southern Europe and even from the US. They contain high amounts of minerals and are […]

I see you sell coconut oil. Why do you have an article on FB that says it is bad for you?
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I see you sell coconut oil. Why do you have an article on FB that says it is bad for you?

We got a… well, let’s say an “interesting”, question on our live chat yesterday, that sparked a heated argument with our visitor and among us here at the office, including some tears of frustration from our sweet Carol, one of our team members in charge of answering all your fabulous questions on our live chat. […]

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Preservative free is the new cosmetics trend… but are they safe?

Thousands of articles written by qualified – and unqualified – experts flood the internet warning us against cosmetic products containing Parabens, EDTA, Phenoxyethanol and almost every preservative for water based cosmetics there is. In most cases is all quack science, in others there might be a real reason for it. Parabens have been identified in […]

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Get rid of blackheads fast!

Removing blackheads is one of the most daunting and expensive tasks ever if you rely on expensive estheticians. But with just the right products these pesky little plugs can be erased without much pain. The secret to removing blackheads relies on dissolving the plugs within the pores. These plugs are made of excess oil, dirt, […]

Cosmetics Industry Leader Backs Moran Bill to end Animal Testing for Good
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Cosmetics Industry Leader Backs Moran Bill to end …

We are proud to be among the 133 Cosmetics Industry Leaders and Stakeholders in support of Congressman Jim Moran’s proposed Humane Cosmetics Act (H.R. 4148) to prohibit the manufacture and the sale of animal-tested cosmetics in the United States. Manuela Valenti, Founder & CEO, of By Valenti Organics, said, “By Valenti Organics is proud to […]

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Frugal spa day with week old flowers

At BVO we’re big on recycling and up-cycling. We’re always thinking on ideas on how to reuse the things we get and transform old things around our homes. Flowers are definitely not the exception! There are quite a number of ways to reuse or recycle those week old roses you got for your birthday or […]

By Valenti Organics is USDA Certified Organic!
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By Valenti Organics is USDA Certified Organic!

We’re proud to announce we have finally obtained USDA Organic Certification from the Global Organic Alliance (GOA) on 5 of our products, Cardamom & Patchouli Balancing Facial Oil, Lavender & Lime Bath & Body Oil, Cocco Tanning Oil, Lavender & Calendula Baby Balm and Lavender & Lime Lip Balm. “It’s been a 2 year long […]

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True Essential Oils and Fake Ones

Although the USDA Certified Organic seal brings some assurance to consumers in terms of skincare products, our USDA NOP does not regulate the cosmetic industry in any form or way; their scope as of now is just to verify the ingredients the cosmetics contain, the claims made in relationship to the organic ingredients in the […]