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Black Beauty Matters
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Like so many of you, all of us at Mirra have been trying to process the vicious act of brutality against George Floyd along with the senseless murders of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, a...
Your Guide to Cleansing for Every Skin Mood 
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Listen to your heart - er, complexion.                        When a stubborn skin mood appears (heyyy, Monday morning acne) it can be incredibly frustrating, to say the least.  Instinc...
Do You Really Need An Eye Cream?
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When it comes to our individual skincare rituals, most of us have it down to a science. Maybe it’s a gentle, nourishing soap + splash of water, or a more involved, three layer, face-to-...
Wear & Tear: Restoring Dry, Cracked Hands During
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“Love on Top”, “Truth Hurts”, and “Jolene”: what do these three songs have in common?  For starters, all three can, should be, found on any good power-playlist, let’s get that right. ...
Homegrown Skincare: DIYs to Make the Days Go By
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When most of us think of purchasing skincare products, we think $$.  Every year, luxury cosmetic brands make a fortune selling various “must have” items, claiming that they’ll help us a...
7 Ways To Manage Quarantine Anxiety
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If we as a society have learned anything over the past few weeks, it’s that our very way of life can disappear in an instant.  Regardless of how differently the Coronavirus pandemic, or...
Myth Busted: Can Drinking a Lot of Water Improve
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I don’t know about you, but most of my past internet searches for “skin care hydration” have left me feeling a little... parched. Between conflicting facts and underwhelming hacks, prop...
Going Beneath The Surface: Treating Acne's Psycho
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It’s 6:30am. My alarm is still going off, and before I’ve had a chance to hit “snooze,” or even crack open my eyes, I’ve already run my hands over my face to see if any new uninvited gue...
Bamboo Extract: This Sustainable Ingredient Has M
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On top of being one of the most sustainably sourced ingredients, bamboo extract is rich in a number of skin benefits that range from Read more
Fast Fix: Does Intermittent Fasting Help Your Ski
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If you’ve ever had a late-night chocolate binge and woken up with a face full of zits, you’re probably no stranger to the fact that diet has a role in your skin’s health. So, if what yo...
Placenta Skincare: Is It What We *Think* It Is?
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I admit that, like most skincare-obsessed people, there aren’t a lot of weird ingredients out there I haven’t tried at least once. Snail mucin? Sure! Donkey milk? Why not? But even this...
How to Exfoliate Your Face: How Much Is Too Much 
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Photo Source: Frank Body Fun fact: every hour we shed between 30,000 and 40,000 skin cells (1). Gross right? Thankfully it’s not as bad as it sounds: shedding is a byproduct of the way ...