We love the smell of anything citrusy and there is no exception to Neroli. Neroli originated from Italy, comes from the bitter orange tree, and is known by many other names such as orange oil and bitter orange oil. There is nothing bitter about this oil! It’s scent is very light, sweet, fresh, and reminds… Continue reading Essential Oil Spotlight… Neroli-The Best Essential Oil to Use for Oily and Sensitive Skin
Feeling Salty We’ve all seen, heard, and likely used the expression “salty” to convey an angry reaction, but the word has a rich nautical origin. Why nautical? Well, think about it: the sea contains salt, and because sailors spend most of their time on the sea, they are often coated with sea water and the… Continue reading Salt of the Earth
With Christmas looming large and the year coming to a close, most of us feel hurried, harried and generally crazybusy. Does this sound like you? Most of us divide our waking hours between working, caring for our families, making lists, spending time with friends, shopping, cooking, baking, getting ready for parties, wrapping gifts…and generally going, going,… Continue reading ‘Tis the Season
The fall and winter seasons can cause a lot of people’s skin to become irritated. A complaint we hear all the time is that no matter what people are trying on their skin, nothing is helping with the dryness or irritation. If you have the same issue, and have not yet tried these natural remedies,… Continue reading At-Home Remedies to Soothe and Heal Your Dry Skin
As a mom, I know how hard it is to get in shape after having a baby. I also know what it’s like to have stretch marks and dream of ways to get rid of them. What are stretch marks? They are long lines or streaks on the skin resulting from stretching of the skin. You can get… Continue reading One Essential Oil You Can Use to Help Fade Stretch Marks
Shea butter is an off-white or ivory colored fat that is extracted from the nut of the African shea tree. In Africa, shea butter is used as a protectant from the sun and dehydration. Did you know that Queens Cleopatra, Nefertiti, and Sheeba used shea butter as part of their skin care routine? If it’s… Continue reading The Power of Shea Butter. Discover How It Can Benefit You!
I always associate pumpkins with holidays like Halloween or Thanksgiving. After cooking, cleaning, and relaxing, I’m wondering what I can do with the leftovers. Every year, I seem to have more and more pumpkin left and every year, I was stuck finding ways to use it. Until now. Did you know that pumpkins are… Continue reading Pumpkins Are Not Just for Eating. Try These Tips For Glowing Skin