Ayond co-founders, Porter Yates and Shani Van Breukelen.
Photo-Illustration: The Cut. Photos: Courtesy of Ayond
Scientific studies confirm that, of all the senses, smell offers the best recall. In “Scent Memories,” the Cut asks people about the scents they associate with different times in their lives.
Next up are Shani Van Breukelen and Porter Yates, the couple behind Ayond, a restorative skin-care line inspired by the resiliency of desert plants that thrive in extreme conditions, and the transformative scents of Santa Fe. The healing line bottles potent botanical oils and rare ceremonial herbs that not only soothe