“Violet products are freshly handmade in-house every week with natural ingredients that often sound quite yummy, like chocolate oil, wild-rose syrup, and honey. “Armenia is a small country, so the chemicals industry was not developed there. Our grandmas were teaching us to use all-natural products on our skin, the same ones we consumed in our foods,” Mkhitaryan explains.”

October 2010

“StuffMagazine: Natural Beauties”

“Delicious facial at Violet Skin Boutique (257 Newbury Street, Boston, 617.262.7546). A local favorite, Violet Mkhitaryan is best known for her homemade beauty remedies. Check out her new rose and chocolate facials and spa packages; leave with clear skin and a healthy glow — and smelling deee-licious.”

February 2008

“StuffMagazine: Perfect tens: Lots of lists for Valentine’s season”