Citrus-Inspired Spa Treatments

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You drink it and eat it, but did you know that California-grown citrus is an effective and popular ingredient for re-energizing the spirit?

All About Lavender

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Lavender is not only a beautiful color and flower, but a healing herb. In fact, the lavender plant is one of the most useful and healing herbs. This plant is great to have around. It has many uses such as keeping away insects and calming nerves.

Personal, In-Home Health Spa

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In the hustle and bustle of today’s busy lifestyles, weekend health spas have become a welcome retreat, but are often too extravagant and costly for frequent visits. With a little creativity and imagination, you can create the therapeutic and rewarding effects of a spa in the privacy of your own home — with a sunroom.

5 Cheap Beauty Tips

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You don’t have to spend a fortune on beauty products to help your skin. A lot of the items you need can be found in your store cupboard, so before you rush out and spend a small fortune on a tiny tube of something take a look at these tips.

Forget The Pricey Trip to The Spa with Simple DIY Tips and Tricks

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With a whole new year ahead, now is the perfect time to relax and refresh with at-home spa treatments that are easy, natural, luxurious and, best of all, affordable.

Natural Hair Dye for Gray Hair

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Having some Gray hair is what everybody refers to as old age. Nobody wants to have Gray hair at an early age. So what they do is to look for a remedy or treatment that could hide the real color of their hair. One of the various ways to hide that you have the sign of old age is to get a natural hair dye for gray hair.

Greening Skincare

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Most of us try to go green in as many facets of our lives as we can – we use CFL light bulbs, we buy organic clothing, and we recycle. However, how often do you look at your beauty products and check how you can be greener in that aspect? Here is a list of harmful chemicals that are currently used in skincare, hair care, makeup, and fragrances. I will warn you; this list will give you pause. You will most likely find that a lot of your beauty products have these chemicals as ingredients!

Natural Winter Skin Care

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Winter is a wonderful time of the year – holidays, warm fires, crisp air, and for many, fresh fallen snow. But the colder temperature and lower humidity affect the condition of your skin and hair. Here are some suggestions for protecting your skin and hair:

Advice for Acne Sufferers

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Acne is the most common skin disorder in the modern world. While acne typically begins during puberty, it is not limited to adolescents and may impact any age group. Though not physically dangerous, acne can take a huge psychological toll. Some sufferers become so self-conscious and embarrassed that their professional and personal lives become severely impacted.

Can Onions Be A Beauty Product?

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Like them or not, raw onions are beneficial to health, as they contain flavanoids and polyphenols–one of the largest categories of phytonutrients in food. Do you know that we need to consume one big raw onion per day, in order to keep some types of cancer at bay; that would include colorectal, laryngeal and ovarian cancer? In addition, the sulphur compounds in them provide protection for the heart and blood vessels from a fatal heart attack!