If you’re obsessed with oils and balms—and frankly, if you’re not, you need to get on that—your skin may still be showing the telltale signs of a missing element in your daily beauty regimen. Face it, even with all those gorgeous oil-based products, your skin could be dry, flaky, congested, lackluster, or needing that […]
Summer is here, the kids are out of school, and vacations are being planned. It’s that time of the year when we all think of being outside, enjoying the sun, going on adventures, and relaxing with friends and family.
Now, as nice as that sounds, it can quickly turn into a not-so-fun situation if sunburns […]
With the recent Zika virus outbreak all over the news people are thinking about mosquitoes. From the use of bay leaves in books to prevent bookworms or chili peppers in grain to prevent weevils, plants have long been used to repel bugs of all sorts. Mosquitoes are no different. Over time, plants have developed […]
The skin is the largest organ of the body. The millions of pores allow the skin to digest any substance put on its surface, similar to how our stomach processes food. Knowing this, it is critical that we only apply things to our skin that we would be willing to ingest orally. Many lotions […]
As we have reached the peak of summer, it is a perfect time to talk about the beautiful healing flower – calendula. With its rich orange color it is often used as an ornamental in gardens. But don’t get too distracted by its golden beauty to forget that it is also one of the […]
If seasonal changes wreak havoc on your skin—reach for some yogurt. But whatever you do, don’t eat it all. Turn it into a treatment for your skin.
That’s what leading skin care brands are doing. Some are creating entire product lines based on the benefits of probiotics. And this is no passing trend. These beneficial […]