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6 Skin Benefits of Coffee: Sun Protection, Anti-Wrinkle, Fights Skin Cancer & More

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While most of the research behind coffee and caffeine’s benefits are attributed to internal use (ingestion), there are actually a surprising amount of benefits that can be reaped from topical use.  In this blog, we focus on the skin benefits of coffee. There are plenty of studies that have looked at the effectiveness and safety of caffeine applied topically for…

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Switching to Natural Deodorant: Why You Should Detox Your Armpits

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Many cosmetics and skin care products that are used all over the world have chemicals that contain carcinogens, which are known to cause cancer. Much like other conventional skincare products, typical deodorants and antiperspirants rely heavily on preservatives, fragrances, and other toxic chemicals to get the job done. However, going natural isn’t always as straightforward as one might think; especially…

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Healthier Kidneys, Healthier Skin: The Kidney-Skin Connection

The kidney-skin connection isn’t often discussed, however in reality, it turns out that healthier kidneys equal healthier skin. As taught in Chinese Medicine, the kidneys are one of the most important organs in the body and play a major role in determining skin health and beauty. The Traditional Chinese Medicine Approach Westerners often fail to understand the intimate interconnectedness of…

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BEAUTY MINERALS: The 6 Minerals You Need for Radiant Skin

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Beauty starts from within. Having beautiful radiant skin is not merely a vanity goal – our physical body is a symbol of our true, inner self. Being honest, we care about the way our bodies look because somewhere deep down, we know this. We seem to have an innate understanding that our bodies are a reflection of how we feel.…

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The Benefits of a Clay Mask

Why You Should Use Clay on Your Skin: Beauty & Health Benefits of  a Clay Mask The use of clay for topical healing and internal medicinal uses traces back throughout ancient history. Clay as medicine has been referenced as far back as ancient Rome, 60 BC to be exact. Aristotle – the Father of Medicine – also referenced the conscious…

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