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The Anti-Aging Powers of Plant-Derived Vitamin A

Plant-Derived Vitamin A

  The connection between our internal health and skin is undeniable. There is something obvious, yet profound that affects the health of our internal organs, glands and systems on a consistent basis – our diets. The effect of certain nutrients on skin aging has been an interesting field of study, from ancient times to modern times. Considering the matrix of…

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Best Natural Facial Cleanser: The Alitura Pearl Cleanser

There is significant scientific evidence unrolling all the time about the dangers of the synthetic ingredients found in commercial facial cleansers. Industry standard ingredients have been linked to everything from skin irritation to cancer. One important thing to note when purchasing any beauty product is to always check the ingredients. In this blog post, we highlight our natural face cleanser,…

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Beauty From the Inside Out: 5 Beauty Foods For a Good Diet

Evеrуthing уоu eat bесоmеѕ a раrt оf уоur bоdу, so one of the bеѕt ways tо look out for your skin it is to nоuriѕh it frоm the inѕidе out. By еаting a bаlаnсеd diеt уоu can reduce thе арреаrаnсе оf wrinklеѕ, prevent acne, improve уоur skin tеxturе аnd соmрlеxiоn and have bеаutiful, glowing youthful ѕkin. Fееd уоur ѕkin these 5…

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Ancient Chinese Beauty Secrets for Glowing Skin

Natural skincare is a growing industry in America, but for many other cultures, natural health and beauty have always been the standard. This is particularly true for the people of the Orient. The practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine, in particular, is known for its holistic and natural approach towards health, healing, and beauty. One thing you will notice about the beauty…

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4 Ayurvedic Herbs for Beautiful Skin

The cosmetic industry is full of “miracle” skincare products that promise to solve any and all skin problems. However, many of these products, despite their claims, can actually be quite counter-productive. Many even contain a variety of known toxic ingredients. Fortunately, nature has provided us with healthy, non-toxic alternatives to these harmful, synthetic products for centuries. Looking at the wisdom and…

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The Magic of Plant-Derived Stem Cells

  PLANT-DERIVED STEM CELLS Throughout the centuries, people have stumbled upon several natural ways to keep their skin looking young. One of the most recent and profound findings in natural, anti-aging remedies, is the discovery of plant stem cells. Using our modern technology, cells can be extracted from plants and cultivated in the laboratory to multiply their molecular potency by…

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The Harmful Beauty Effects of Estrogen

In an earlier post, we talked all about the damaging effects of stress hormone cortisol. In this post, we will focus on the harmful beauty effects of estrogen, another stress hormone. Hormones & The Endocrine System One of the most important factors involved in determining either healthy or unhealthy skin is the endocrine system. Most skin diseases, including the accelerated…

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How Horsetail Benefits Your Skin

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Horsetail, also known as Shavegrass, Bottle Brush or by its scientific name Equisetum arvense, is a perennial plant that resembles a horse’s tail. It commonly grows in North America, Asia, and Europe. Horsetail contains important nutrients that support the health of the skin, including iron, manganese, silica and various antioxidants. Additionally, horsetail is known to possess antimicrobial, antibacterial, and anti-inflammatory…

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4 Skin Benefits of Neroli Essential Oil

flat lay of oil bottles next to neroli flowers

Neroli, scientifically known as citrus aurantium, is a citrus botanical commonly used as an essential oil. Being a member of the citrus family, neroli possesses several of the same wonderful medicinal properties as other citrus fruits, such as lemons and oranges. Neroli essential oil is best known for its miracle healing abilities and intoxicating scent. In fact, it’s a feature fragrance…

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The Anti-Aging Benefits of Gynostemma

Gynostemma did not get the nickname “miracle grass” without reason. This highly medicinal herb is known to be the most powerful adaptogen on the planet. The anti-aging benefits of Gynostemma are due to its many rejuvenating properties, which all actually serve to protect the body from the damaging effects of stress. What is Gynostemma? Commonly referred to as Jiaogulan, Gynostemma…

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