Paige Schilt

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August 31, 2015 @ Whole Story
Coloring at home is convenient, and it allows you to make informed decisions about what you’re putting on your head (and absorbing through your scalp). Because hair dyes can contain shady ingredients, our Whole Foods Market stores carry Naturtint Hair Permanent Hair Color, which is formulated without ammonia, resorcinol or parabens.
August 18, 2015 @ Whole Story
If you’re blessed with naturally curly hair, sometimes your locks need a little extra love. Maybe heat and humidity have made your ends go frizzy? Perhaps color treatments or frequent washing have wreaked havoc on your hair cuticle, the outermost protective layer of your hair? We asked Rose Hyde, co-founder of Alaffia, to help us with a hydrating hair mask recipe that you can whip up at home.
August 12, 2015 @ Whole Story
Whether you’re a seasoned traveler or an amateur (like me), Whole Foods Market’s limited-edition travel bag can help you sail through security and arrive in beautiful style. Available August 12, and priced at just $6.99, it’s packed with airplane-friendly sizes of some of our favorite products. Take a look.
August 4, 2015 @ Whole Story
Pregnant moms, take heart! Now you can soothe stretched, itchy belly skin without spending your baby’s future college fund on an expensive belly balm! We asked holistic esthetician Pam Crawford to help us develop a simple and effective belly cream that you can make at home from familiar, plant-based ingredients.
July 10, 2015 @ Whole Story
The Internet is teeming with articles about the beauty benefits of coconut oil. Since I’m already a fan of coconut oil in the kitchen — and I just happen to have a jar in the pantry — I decided to put some of the most common tips to the test.
June 17, 2015 @ Whole Story
In Colombia, families face many obstacles to educational success. Government-funded public schools typically provide only one year of preschool, and many schools operate on a half-day schedule. Working parents with infants and toddlers often struggle to find high-quality child care during those crucial early years.  Whole Foods Market sources some of our Whole Trade® flowers from Elite Flower in Facatativá, Colombia, where an innovative program provides early childhood education, primary school and scholarships for children of farmworkers.
June 17, 2015 @ Whole Story
Summer is a great time to widen your workout options. Of course, it’s easier to be adventurous when you have the right tools. That’s why Whole Foods Market® is pleased to release our Ready for Action summer survival kit on June 27th. Hurry! It’s only available for a limited time while supplies last.
June 14, 2015 @ Whole Story
What’s the deal with beer growlers? That’s what we recently asked Brewmaster Dave Ohmer of Whole Foods Market Brewing Company at our Post Oak store in Houston, Texas. With more than 13 years of experience in the craft brewing industry, Dave shared his best growler tips.
June 12, 2015 @ Whole Story
There’s nothing like a cold beer on a hot day! But what makes a beer well-suited to lazy summer days by the beach or BBQ grill? We asked Brewmaster Dave Ohmer of Whole Foods Market® Brewing Company for some recommendations on summer suds.
June 4, 2015 @ Whole Story
Our friends at Aura Cacia shared a recipe for DIY beard oil made with whiskey and plant oils. It’s time to grab your vintage-style whiskey flask and get crafty!
May 23, 2015 @ Whole Story
From heat and humidity to sweat and sun, music festivals present a myriad of challenges for pretty hair. I took a quick poll of my festival-fanatic friends to find out how they stay cool and look cool too. Here are their top six tips.
May 21, 2015 @ Whole Story
Was your first experience with sunless tanner not a particularly sunny one. Never fear! Sunless tanners have come a long way. For a sun-kissed glow without the harmful rays, read the product instructions carefully and follow these four simple tips.
May 3, 2015 @ Whole Story
Contemplating a little spring cleaning of your makeup bag? There’s no time like the present to toss out empty containers and make the switch to summer’s vibrant palette!
April 23, 2015 @ Whole Story
I love to pamper my skin with thick, luxurious body butter. Know what I don’t love, though? The artificial fragrance in so many store-bought body butters. That’s why I was so excited when our friends at Aura Cacia shared this DIY recipe for Citrus-Cocoa Body Butter.
April 17, 2015 @ Whole Story
Crisp, refreshing bell peppers can really spruce up spring dishes. When you buy Whole Trade® bell peppers from Mexico, you’re also helping to make tangible improvements in real people’s lives!
April 2, 2015 @ Whole Story
Does anyone really identify with the idea of “anti-aging” skincare? Here’s a bit of a re-frame: What if we think in terms of “pro-aging” skincare? In my book, being pro-aging means it’s never too early to practice prevention — and never too late to look great.
February 19, 2015 @ Whole Story
Through our Local Producer Loan Program, we’ve provided millions in low-interest loans to outstanding local farmers and artisans. Many of our loan recipients have become so popular and successful that they’ve been able to expand into other regions. To help you get a flavor, here are just a few of the Local Producer Loan Program products that can now be found nationwide.
February 10, 2015 @ Whole Story
Flowers are fleeting, but the sentiments they express are timeless. With that in mind, we asked Whole Foods Market® Floral Buyer Diana Westcott for expert tips to extend the life of roses.
February 7, 2015 @ Whole Story
Whole Foods Market’s legendary Quality Standards make it my go-to place for Valentine candies, luxurious body care, and Whole Trade® flowers that give back to the communities where they were grown. Here’s a quick run-down of the goodies I’ll be giving as gifts this year.