The Very Beginning In 2005 – 2007, Dr. Hal Simeroth was supervising a research project at the University of Texas which had applications in producing artificial skin for burn victims and other serious wounds. From this initial effort, he began to work with two other medical researchers, both medical doctors, to develop other potential solutions […]
Buy A Gift That Gives Back We all know it’s better to give than to receive. And that the more you give, the more you get. So why not double-down this holiday season by giving your friends and family gifts that also give back? The socially conscious shopping movement is growing, which means easier access […]
The Truth About Instant Wrinkle Reduction Claims You may have recently seen some skincare videos and claims floating around social media that allege to deliver “instant rejuvenation” to your skin, making skin “instantly ageless” by erasing deep on contact. However, the side effects of this short-term, quick fix product may have you thinking twice before […]
Protect The Easter Bunny “Every product, every action and every lifestyle decision can be a choice to harm less.” – Zoe Weil With another Easter approaching, we are reminded of our love for the adorable Easter bunny, and all other animals on Earth, that we have a responsibility to protect and respect. So, it is […]
Know The Source of Stem Cells In Your Beauty Products A great deal of publicity is being given to the concept of using stem cell technology in skin care. Some stem cell sources, from which the derivatives in skin care products are harvested, are highly questionable.
Heart-Full, Guilt-Free Giving This Holiday Season This holiday season, give gifts that do double-duty by bringing joy to the receiver and making our world a better place. Whether that’s helping the environment, those less fortunate, or whatever your cause of preference may be, ethical gift giving choices can do so much more! Don’t know where to […]
Tricks for Giving Kids The Best Treats this Halloween Halloween has long held the tradition of the “treat” part of “trick or treat” manifesting itself as some sort of store bought candy, filled with unhealthy (and frankly sometimes unidentifiable) ingredients. Is that really a treat, or is it actually a trick?
Five Lessons Modern Day Women Can Learn From Suffragettes In this modern day and age, it’s hard to fathom a time that women didn’t have the right to vote in America. However, it was only a mere century ago that our female predecessors were risking their lives and their reputations for gender equality. (Not so […]
Inspiring Words About Ethics Ethics is at the core of the Stemology brand. (If you want to see why, just read our Ethics Policy.) So, of course we are always inspired when we come across a great quote that sums up how important ethics is to business, science and all of life! Here are some […]
The Importance of Cruelty-Free Skincare Look at that face ^^^^. Why would anyone EVER want to do anything to harm that cute little bunny? But the unfortunate reality is that many cosmetic, beauty, skin care and hair care brands are doing just that. So, why are thousands of animals senselessly harmed each year to further […]