The Shielded Beauty Blog

  • 4 Steps to a Healthier Microbiome

    The skin is home to a community of billions of friendly living microorganisms known as the skin microbiome. It is the skin’s own immune system, protecting the body from invading pathogens like infection, cancers, and toxins in addition to being an actual physical barrier against external environm...
  • Our Patent-Pending Guardian Complex Skincare Formulations

    Let’s face it, there are so many great skincare products available today that treat most of our concerns — aging, pollution and even our sun care needs. But how is it that we don’t have purifying skincare to protect us from the environment around us? Coming out of a tumultuous year of “fear of th...
  • Shielded Beauty – Fragrance & Mood

    I think we can all agree the last few years have been crazy. If you are feeling stressed, out of sorts or just plain down – you are not alone. In times like these, it is important that we take time to acknowledge how we are feeling and make a concerted effort to take care of ourselves. There are ...
  • Introducing Shielded Beauty

    Hey there! Just in case you haven’t heard, we are Shielded Beauty — a revolutionary clean beauty brand disrupting the skincare industry. Last year, we launched a collection of products specially-formulated to nourish, fortify and protect the skin’s microbiome from harmful environmental invaders. ...
  • Pre, Pro & Postbiotics 101

    “Trust your gut” is a phrase we often hear that encourages us to go along with our natural instinct. Every day we are tasked to make different decisions, and we hope that we make the right choices by listening to our gut instinct. But can we take this phrase literally? How much can we actually tr...
  • 2021 Wrapped: Microbiome-Friendly Skincare Takes Over

    Microbiome skincare goes against everything we’ve been taught to do with our skin. Since they started populating the shelves, skincare products have focused on helping us to achieve perfection. “Ageless” beauty standards have taught us to over-exfoliate our imperfections away, use harsh pore-perf...
  • Winter Skin: Combatting the Effects of Dryness, Sensitivity & Trans-Epidermal Water Loss (TEWL)

    You can feel it in the air, and you may even be able to feel it on your skin. Winter has arrived, which for us, means: colder air, harsher weather conditions, and an increased risk of skin sensitivity and dryness. You may be starting to reach less for your lightweight moisturizer and reach more f...