Brand story

VAPOUR ORGANIC BEAUTY

WHO

KRYSIA BOINIS & KRISTINE KEHELEY

WHAT

Where skincare meets makeup—this organic range features skin-nurturing ingredients, sophisticated textures, and high-performance color that support your health and the environment.

WHERE

Taos, New Mexico

WHEN

2008

WHY

Krysia, a botanical expert, and Kristine, a gifted fine artist, combined their expertise to create the color brand they felt was missing in the natural world. Made only with organic and mineral ingredients, their waterless formulas deliver a signature glow and don’t require harsh preservatives.

Q&A

KRYSIA BOINIS?

Morning person or night owl?

Hands down I’m a morning person.

Do you have a green thumb?

Yes, I grow roses, fruits, and vegetables. Eating and sharing the food I have raised nourishes so much more than just the physical body.

Best beauty tip?

Natural beauty is an intangible quality, a state of being that radiates from within. I’m drawn to cultivate it inside and out with mindful choices and practices.

What brings you joy?

Being present with the magic of now.

Mantra?

Do what you Love.

KRISTINE KEHELEY?

Sunrise or sunset?

Sunset.

Favorite nature spot?

El Matador State Beach in Malibu.

Best beauty tip?

I always have dark and nude lip options in my purse. In tough moments a pretty lip boosts confidence.

Unexpected inspiration?

The I Ching.

Life motto?

We are all of us in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. -Oscar Wilde