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With the abundance of chemicals in most of today’s beauty products in the market, it’s no wonder that many of us have tried to find alternative ways for looking great the natural way! Maybe you’ve tried making soothing oatmeal facial skin care masks, or have put eggs into your hair for added shine. Another great super easy trick to try for healthy, glowing skin is to use grapes as a natural skin care cleanser.Full Story
A healthy immune system is vital to good health, so when it is compromised or deficient in any way, other aspects of our overall well-being are likely to suffer, including the health of our skin.
Further, our skin and mucous membranes are considered the outer barriers of our immune system and the body’s first line of defense against bacteria, viruses, and other organisms. When the skin is in poor condition, we are therefore more susceptible to other illnesses.Full Story
Usually at least once a season, that red, painful, itchy, summer rite of passage occurs – the dreaded sunburn. While next time you’ll remember to slather on the sunscreen (and either set the timer on your phone before taking a nap, or ask a friend to wake you!), natural remedies can help treat the uncomfortable situation at hand!Full Story
We’ve all heard the expression, “they wear their heart on their sleeve”, and we probably know a few people who openly display their emotions. Studies have even evaluated the influence smiling and frowning have on emotional health, with many claiming that smiling may boost mood.Full Story
Most women are prepared (or at least forewarned!) about ailments like morning sickness, fatigue, and mood swings commonly experienced during pregnancy. However, many may be misled about what to expect regarding skin health.
It’s not all about that healthy “glow” so often touted as the norm for mothers-to-be. Luckily, there are many safe, natural remedies that can help keep you looking beautiful and feeling comfortable throughout your journey!Full Story
I’m fairly young and can’t really complain of noticeable signs of aging yet, with one exception: dark circles under my eyes. A little over two years ago during a particularly stressful time in my life they appeared- and never went away.
Although I’ve looked at creams to help, they are expensive and offer no guarantee of actually working. I thought; why not try home remedies first? After doing some research, I found a few options so simple; I decided to give them a try.Full Story
We are probably all guilty of holding onto some makeup past its prime- maybe it’s because of wallet remorse after paying for a fancy designer brand or because it seems wasteful to toss a half-full tube of mascara. However, there’s another reason to routinely purge items in your makeup bag, besides replacing last season’s eye shadow – it’s important for your health!Full Story
You’ve probably heard of some of the ‘tricks’ beauty pageant queens pull before a performance – such as dabbing hemorrhoid ointment under their eyes to reduce puffiness, or using plastic wrap around their thighs to induce sweating to help shed excess water weight.Full Story