Homemade Serum To Stimulate Hair Growth & Heal Damaged Hair

Most hair care and other personal care products contain a practically endless list of ingredients, and among them are typically a host of harmful toxins and chemicals. Not only that, but they can also be extremely pricey. While many turn to silicone to create the illusion of smooth, healthy hair, that brings other problems. Silicone actually coats the hair shaft, seals out moisture, and clogs follicles.… [read more]

How To Make A Facial Oil Perfect For Your Skin Type

The beauty industry probably doesn’t want you to know, but I would like to let you in on a little secret: there’s no reason to spend your hard earned money on expensive moisturizers. If you work hard to have and maintain good skin, i.e., you never lie down in a tanning bed or let yourself sizzle for hours in the sun, you eat right, stay… [read more]

5 Reasons You Should Put Castor Oil In Your Hair

When you think of castor oil, you probably think about your grandma, or great grandmother, who recommended it for just about every ailment and remedy under the sun. While it’s often been made fun of, there’s a reason it’s so beneficial – it offers potent antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that can be utilized to treat a host of problems. Castor oil is made from the… [read more]

6 Reasons You Need To Start Using A Konjac Sponge

Konjac sponges have been taking the world by storm, the skincare world that is. These increasingly popular, but definitely rather strange looking sponges, aren’t the type of sponge you’d imagine, but they are actually made out of a porous root vegetable. The sponge itself is the Japanese konyaku root, which explains why it has been all the rage in Japan for quite some time now.… [read more]

4 Reasons To Start Putting Tea Tree Oil In Your Hair & How To Do It

Tea tree oil is used on its own or mixed with other ingredients in so many effective home remedies it almost seems like a miracle treatment. It’s well-known for treating everything from athlete’s foot and acne to sinusitis, and a host of bacterial and viral infections, but few are aware of the wonders it can do for your hair. If you aren’t familiar with tea tree… [read more]

6 Must-Have Products To Green Up Your Beauty Regime

Many of us think about “greening up” when it comes to our homes, our vehicles and other areas of our lives, but we often forget about one of the most important things: our beauty regime. You might think, “Well, I only use a small amount of beauty products each day,” but the problem is, what we put on our skin accumulates in the body over… [read more]

6 Scientifically Proven Fruits That Can Reverse Hair Loss

Hair loss is a stressful issue to deal with. And unfortunately, it’s often a common side effect of aging. According to the American Hair Loss Association (AHLA), “Male pattern baldness (MPB) accounts for more than 95% of hair loss in men. By the age of thirty-five two-thirds of American men will experience some degree of appreciable hair loss, and by the age of fifty approximately… [read more]

Top 5 Essential Oils To Beat Acne & How To Use Them

While acne is often thought of as a teenage affliction, people of all ages can be affected by the condition that can cause unsightly, sometimes painful, breakouts that appear mostly on the face, shoulders, neck, chest and back. The condition affects tens of millions of Americans, both males, and females, and when left untreated, it can result in damaged self-esteem and other problems. While many… [read more]

9 Impressive Benefits Of Grapeseed Oil For Skin, Hair & Health

Grapeseed oil is extracted from the seeds of grapes, typically wine grapes. While grapes are one of the most popular fruits in the world, just about everyone tosses out their seeds, but experts say those seeds may actually be the healthiest part of the grape. The seeds are loaded with powerful antioxidants and natural plant compounds known as oligomeric proanthocyanidin complexes, or OPCs. OPCs have… [read more]

13 Home Remedies To Remove Dental Plaque & Tartar Naturally

While they may not be something you think about every day, your teeth should be important to you. Not brushing your teeth well or regularly can lead to gross plaque buildup, bad breath, and even dangerous gum diseases.   So why is plaque such a big deal? Everyone talks about plaque and how dealing with it is such a major component of proper dental health,… [read more]