Bentonite clay has been traditionally used to promote internal cleansing and has become a popular ingredient in a number of detoxification programs. Many people have used bentonite clay to address symptoms of constipation, like bloating and gas. Some have even cited it as effective against more serious gastrointestinal conditions, like irritable bowel syndrome. Research has also … Continue reading 6 Health Benefits of Bentonite Clay
Are you looking for a truly hydrating and rejuvenating face cream that will unlock the beauty of your skin? Who isn’t, right? I think we’d all agree there’s nothing better than finding a natural skin care plan that works. For many, that can sometimes seem like trial-and-error, but it doesn’t have to be a mystery. … Continue reading 5 Effective and Natural Face Moisturizers
Shampoo seems like a harmless enough item but in reality, many shampoos contain dangerous chemicals that can be absorbed by your body. Parabens and sulfates are both commonly found in shampoo and interfere with the endocrine system. With this reality staring us right in the face, it only makes sense to seek out healthier, all-natural options. Shampoo … Continue reading The Benefits of Organic Shampoo
Frustrated with lackluster hair, dry skin, and brittle nails? You are not alone. There is a multi-billion dollar cosmetics industry built on your hopes and dreams of shiny hair, strong nails, and supple, hydrated skin. But do the potions and tonics you apply to your tresses leave them dull and lifeless? Are your nails prone … Continue reading The Secrets to Healthy Hair, Skin, and Nails
Dry skin is miserable. Dry, itchy, chapped, cracking… all of these things irritate its already sensitive nature. It’s typically worse in the winter, when low humidity and extreme cold combine to rob even more moisture away from the skin. Wind, air conditioning, and over exposure to the sun can cause the skin to flake and feel tight. … Continue reading Dry Skin? Check Out These Quick Tips
Neroli oil is a pale-yellow essential oil derived from the blossoms of the bitter orange tree (citrus aurantium). Extracted via steam distillation, neroli oil has a sweet, distinctive citrus scent and is widely used in perfumery and aromatherapy. According to legend, neroli oil is named for Anna-Marie de Nerola, an Italian aristocrat who popularized the oil … Continue reading What Is Neroli Oil and What Is It Used For?
The beauty industry has an ugly secret. Most skin care products–both regular and “organic”–contain harmful chemicals. When it comes to cosmetics, no one regulates what “organic” or “natural” means.  Your makeup, face cream, skin moisturizer, or cleanser may deliver short term smoothness and brightness, but it may disrupt your hormones and fertility, expose you … Continue reading 19 Chemicals to Avoid in Skin Care – Organic Skin Care