The Art of Formulating

As a partner in a family vineyard and winemaking business in the Napa Valley, I am intrigued by the similarities between making wine and formulating natural cosmetics. Both pursuits are grounded [...]

Happy Mother’s Day from Kahina

I am feeling doubly blessed this Mother’s Day on my return this week from a trip to Morocco with my daughter Grace.  In celebration of Grace’s graduation from college, we journeyed [...]


In our New Year’s blog post, I share our company mantra, Reveal Beauty, and wanted to take a moment to elaborate on what this phrase means to me. It can be interpreted as a somewhat clichéd [...]


2016 marks the seventh year since Kahina launched, and the ninth year since my first trip to Morocco and I set out on this adventure. The start of the year seems a good time to take stock of the [...]

On Essaouira

Morocco is the heart and soul behind Kahina Giving Beauty. Our new ESSAOUIRA BODY SERUM is inspired by the breezy village by the sea. Here, Kahina founder and CEO Katharine L’Heureux [...]