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Cleansing & Detox Baths You Should Know About

From before the time of Queen Esther, people have been enjoying cleansing and detox baths for vitality, purification and healing. Egyptians, Greeks and Romans enjoyed lavish baths in community pools, springs and rivers. Cleansing pools were often filled with herbs and healing aromatic oils.  Both cold and hot baths were used depending on the need.…… Continue reading Cleansing & Detox Baths You Should Know About

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A Must Have in Every Home – Grapefruit Seed Extract – Antiviral, Antibacterial & Anti-fungal Remedy

Few remedies can be used for various ailments and applications without adding other components.  Grapefruit seed extract is one of those all in one toxic free solutions that can be used internally, externally and as a potent cleaner and disinfectant. For those traveling internationally its an amazing solution for treating water and leafy greens that…… Continue reading A Must Have in Every Home – Grapefruit Seed Extract – Antiviral, Antibacterial & Anti-fungal Remedy

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How to Use Himalayan Salt for Healing

Source : http://www.mercola.com Your skin is an excretory organ that mirrors the condition of your intestines. When you take a salt water (brine) bath, the salt minerals penetrate your skin in form of ions. This stimulation will cause natural cell growth in your living cell layers. Bio-energetic weak points will be balanced and your body’s…… Continue reading How to Use Himalayan Salt for Healing

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Frankincense – Ancient Herb with Many Curative Properties

Although an ancient herb, frankincense has been used for centuries up until today in the form of essential oil for the respiratory system, immune system, nervous system and in skin care products. This powerful antiseptic grows wild throughout north-east Africa and is shipped all over the world.  Herbalists and doctors in the East and West have…… Continue reading Frankincense – Ancient Herb with Many Curative Properties

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This Chemical Ingredient in Nail Polish, Toys, Soaps and Hair Care Products Must be Avoided

Author: Danna Norek Written for: Natural News “Phthalates are chemicals that can cause damage when absorbed or otherwise ingested into the human body. They are commonly used as an inexpensive chemical ingredient in several consumer goods. Phthalates are mostly used as a “plasticizing” agent to help keep materials cohesive. They are often used to make…… Continue reading This Chemical Ingredient in Nail Polish, Toys, Soaps and Hair Care Products Must be Avoided

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Cancer in a Bottle – Learn to Read Labels and Avoid these Toxic Chemicals

Know the ingredients in your personal care products.  A fantastic Guide by EWG (Environmental Working Group) “Better products are truthful in their marketing claims and free of potentially worrisome ingredients. Some products might make claims like “gentle” or “natural,” but since the government does not require safety testing, personal care product manufacturers can use almost…… Continue reading Cancer in a Bottle – Learn to Read Labels and Avoid these Toxic Chemicals

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Hear Dr Oz Discuss Coconut Oil's Super Powers – Don't Miss this Insighful Video

I have been writing about coconut oil for a long time.  We have used organic raw extra virgin coconut oil for everything from chicken, to beauty treatments and in smoothies. I have also witnessed its amazing qualities for sustained weight loss.  But now the medical community is finally jumping on the bandwagon and talking about…… Continue reading Hear Dr Oz Discuss Coconut Oil's Super Powers – Don't Miss this Insighful Video

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Inexpensive DIY Herbal Face Masks

If you have normal to dry skin and keep it cleansed and toned regularly, you need only occasionally use face masks for deeper cleansing and conditioning. If your skin is particularly oily you could use a face mask about once a week to tone the skin, particularly after steaming the face. When you have chosen…… Continue reading Inexpensive DIY Herbal Face Masks

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Do you Know a Mom that's Nursing? Share this with Her, She Will Thank You

As a mom of three and a serious breastfeeding madwoman I would be lost without my herbal tea for enhancing milk production. I have shared this tea with many moms on the verge of losing their milk and have had many fabulous stories. All of the organic herbs in Breast is Best Tea have been…… Continue reading Do you Know a Mom that's Nursing? Share this with Her, She Will Thank You

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Do This Now & Protect Your Body from Toxic Chemicals

It’s a terrible fact that we live in a world were pesticides are sprayed freely over all our lawns, crops and plants.  Our children are exposed to thousands of these chemicals just by playing on grass that has been treated with pesticides.  Even babies in the womb are exposed to these deadly chemicals and are…… Continue reading Do This Now & Protect Your Body from Toxic Chemicals

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What do carrots, cucumber and bananas have in common? Find out why you should be using natures bounty as a first resort for your skin?

You know there is so much to remember these days.  Between the pesticides in fruits, the cancer causing ingredients in cosmetics, the bigger and better super duper fish oil supplement they want you to invest in and the toxic chemicals that seep into my breast milk; I get a little frazzled. Thank God I am…… Continue reading What do carrots, cucumber and bananas have in common? Find out why you should be using natures bounty as a first resort for your skin?

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How to Make Herbal Baby Wipes

You don’t have to be a baby to use these either. Really, anyone that wants a nice gentle non-toxic cleanser will benefit from making their own cleansing cloths and tossing the toxic wipes which are loaded with cancer causing parabens and formaldehyde. You will need: -organic disposable cotton pads or you can make your own…… Continue reading How to Make Herbal Baby Wipes

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Tea for all your troubles!

We often forget just how powerful a cup of tea can be. All around the world herbal teas are known to enhance our mood, induce sleep, relax our nerves, reduce inflammation and infection and treat a number of ailments. If you are not familiar with the world of herbs – I invite you to read…… Continue reading Tea for all your troubles!

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Coconut Oil: One of the Best Oils to Use for Cooking & Beauty

Did you know that Coconut Oil is one of the best oils to use for cooking?  Not refined hydrogenated coconut oil but organic unrefined Virgin Coconut Oil. Unfortunately many people are misinformed about the benefits of coconut oil.  Studies were done to show that coconut oil, and all saturated fats, were bad for one’s health…… Continue reading Coconut Oil: One of the Best Oils to Use for Cooking & Beauty

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One Moms Adventure with Shea Butter & a Canker Sore

There isnt anything more painful and pestering than a canker sore in your mouth.  Depending on where the sore is located in can be extremely painful to the touch and eating is almost impossible. Recently while I was brushing my teeth with baby in arm (he is my little cling on), he smacked the tooth-brush…… Continue reading One Moms Adventure with Shea Butter & a Canker Sore

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Make your own Herbal Perfume

I love making my own body sprays to use instead of toxic overpriced designer brand perfumes.  Not only do they smell great but by making my own sprays I am avoiding all of the cancer causing petrochemicals used in most perfumes.  Believe it or not over 95% of all perfumes are made with derivatives of…… Continue reading Make your own Herbal Perfume

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Natural Beauty Facial Scrub/Wash

I often get complemented on my skin; at how soft and smooth it looks.  I laugh because I don’t use anything chemical or store-bought on my face.  Its all stuff I make at home. One of my favorite recipes for beauty facial care is made by using herbs and grains and is available in my…… Continue reading Natural Beauty Facial Scrub/Wash

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2 Natural Beauty Hair Solutions

  -Do you have curly hair that frizzes?  I have a quick and simple solution for you.  Aloe Vera Gel.  You can use the gel from the inside part of the leaf if you have a plant at home.  If you don’t have a plant you can always use Organic Pure Aloe Vera gel.  Just…… Continue reading 2 Natural Beauty Hair Solutions

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Top-rated sunscreens for broad spectrum protection with fewer hazardous ingredients

Summer is here and the sun is waiting for us.  With so much talk on sun safety, vitamin D and skin cancer I wanted to give you some safe options on protecting your skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays.  There is a great review of sunscreen products done by the EWG – Environmental Working Group. …… Continue reading Top-rated sunscreens for broad spectrum protection with fewer hazardous ingredients

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Are your Beauty and Home Cleaning Products Toxic?

Did you know that a synthetic petrochemical carcinogen called 1,4-dioxane is in everything from J & J’s baby wash to Tide laundry detergent, Dial Clean & Soft Aloe an0bacterial hand soap, Olay Complete Body Wash with Vitamins (Normal Skin) and many other products? According to The Environmental Working Group; “Many manufacturers use ethoxylation, a cheap, shortcut…… Continue reading Are your Beauty and Home Cleaning Products Toxic?

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In the News: Cosmetics & Cancer

Chemical Cosmetics Linked To Increased Risk Of Breast Cancer Source: Alliance of Natural Health According to Canadian scientists writing in the journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine, women exposed to synthetic fibers and petroleum products in the course of their work appear to be most at risk of breast cancer. Exposure to certain chemicals and pollutants…… Continue reading In the News: Cosmetics & Cancer