Beauty gets into the grocery business

Beauty gets into the grocery business

Functional foods and beverages, like kombucha and protein bars, touting health benefits are not new — but brands selling them have been drawing an increasingly direct line between inner wellness and outer beauty.

Wart-be-gone: What are warts and how do you treat them at home?

Wart-be-gone: What are warts and how do you treat them at home?

Warts are small, non-cancerous growths that appear when the skin gets infected by any of the viruses that belong to the human papillomavirus (HPV) family.If you find small holes surrounded by hardened skin on the bottom of your feet, you can be sure they’re plantar warts.

Debunking a Myth: Cannabis Topicals for Pain and Arthritis

Debunking a Myth: Cannabis Topicals for Pain and Arthritis

Just as an example of what I mean when talking about how hard it is to get these things through the skin (i.e. dissolving CBD in your Nivea isn’t going to cut it), here is a snippet from a publication using transdermal CBD to treat arthritis pain.

Your itchy skin may indicate a kidney condition; research finds a connection

Your itchy skin may indicate a kidney condition; research finds a connection

The research team said that their findings offer a uniquely international look at how important it is to ask our patients with chronic kidney disease if and how they are affected by pruritus.

Scientists create spray-on bandages that could save lives in remote areas

Scientists create spray-on bandages that could save lives in remote areas

Spray-on bandages could help protect wounds and deliver life-saving drugs in far-flung places where immediate medical care is not available, according to a new study.But now scientists have developed an electrospinning device with a smaller electric field that could safely deposit bandages onto skin, the study states.

Milk Baths: Fit For a Queen {or King}

Milk Baths: Fit For a Queen {or King}

I personally prefer fresh milk as it’s much more likely to retain the vitamins, minerals, enzymes, proteins and fatty acids than any processed powder can.Milk baths can both hydrate and soothe your skin with the natural fats, amino acids, vitamins and minerals.

Natural remedies for soothing irritated skin

Natural remedies for soothing irritated skin

Because the skin is delicate, it is important to apply only natural remedies that will help relieve irritation.Drinking enough water helps prevent dehydration lines that can appear on your face, which may resemble wrinkles.

Treat calluses with these natural remedies

Treat calluses with these natural remedies

Wear comfortable shoes or protective gloves, try natural remedies like Epsom salts and baking soda paste, and exfoliate and moisturize regularly to keep your skin soft and prevent calluses.

Sunscreen chemicals easily absorbed into the bloodstream

Sunscreen chemicals easily absorbed into the bloodstream

Maximum plasma levels of the chemicals it tested for – avobenzone, oxybenzone, octocrylene and, in one sunscreen, ecamsule – were well above the level of 0.5 nanograms per millilitre (ng/mL) at which FDA guidelines call for further safety testing.

6 Benefits of Frequent Coffee Enemas for Physical and Spiritual Health

6 Benefits of Frequent Coffee Enemas for Physical and Spiritual Health

The combined effects of: Reducing congestion of the internal organs Enhancing lymphatic drainage Reducing autointoxication Neutralizing harmful frequencies in the body Enhancing and balancing the liver and large intestine meridians Improved activity of the energy centers Helps speed up spiritual development, or the growth of the subtle human energy fields, or Merkaba in Hebrew.

Getting Rid of Wrinkles

Getting Rid of Wrinkles

None will be as effective or fast as Botox or surgical solutions, but some formulas do reduce brown spots, increase collagen production, eliminate dead cells, and as the packaging says, “minimize the appearance of wrinkles,” especially if they include retinoids.

More on Emu Oil for Rheumatoid Arthritis

More on Emu Oil for Rheumatoid Arthritis

If you or someone you know suffers from Rheumatoid Arthritis, know that while emu oil may help, maintaining a healthy lifestyle is essential.

FDA Admits Most Sunscreens Are Probably Unsafe

FDA Admits Most Sunscreens Are Probably Unsafe

Importantly, as I’ve noted on a number of occasions, of all the active sunscreen ingredients used in products on the U.S. market, only two — non-nano-sized zinc oxide and titanium dioxide — have been deemed safe for human use by the FDA.

Easy 3-Ingredient Turmeric Face Mask

Easy 3-Ingredient Turmeric Face Mask

Easy 3-Ingredient Turmeric Face Mask When it comes to finding and/or formulating the best DIY skin care masks, I try to think about “recipes” that are simple and help maximize the benefits of each ingredient.

Health Benefits of Passion Fruit

Health Benefits of Passion Fruit

18 With all the vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, fiber and obscure compounds such as piceatannol and harman loaded in passion fruit, it’s no wonder that so many studies have shown improvement in people with type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure .

Rosehip: Benefits and Uses

Rosehip: Benefits and Uses

Here are some notable studies that provide insight on how the plant can benefit your health: Other Uses of Rosehip Rosehip is edible and can be added to foods, or made into drinks. Published research about this part of the rose outlines several useful applications, such as helping your skin look better and managing inflammation .

5 Reasons You Should Boost Your Astaxanthin Intake

5 Reasons You Should Boost Your Astaxanthin Intake

At the conclusion of the study period, participants who took astaxanthin has three times the muscular strength as the placebo group.In fact, the energy boosting effects of astaxanthin are so powerful that many endurance athletes credit the antioxidant for helping them to power through plateaus and reach energy levels that they have never experienced in their life before.

Why Men Should Use Hemp Oil For Their Hair

Why Men Should Use Hemp Oil For Their Hair

Promotes Thicker, Stronger Hair Like we said hemp oil is packed with nutrients. Each of these nutrients adds a sleekness and shine to your hair that you just don’t get with other oil based cosmetics.

Breaking the Addiction: 7 Alternatives to Chapstick That Work

Breaking the Addiction: 7 Alternatives to Chapstick That Work

2. Brown sugar + honey + olive oil: This magic trio is the best all-natural do-it-yourself lip scrub around. Applying a high-quality organic balm right before bed can help protect your lips from drying out while you slumber.

Bay Oil Benefits and Uses

Bay Oil Benefits and Uses

20 How to Make Bay Oil Bay essential oil is obtained when the fresh leaves of the bay tree are steam-distilled. For more information on bay essential oil or any other plant oils, I would advise you to consult your doctor or a qualified aromatherapist.

7 Health Damaging Chemicals to Say Goodbye to in 2019

7 Health Damaging Chemicals to Say Goodbye to in 2019

Through dermal absorption, dangerous chemicals and toxins you encounter every day can enter your body and bloodstream, without you even knowing it. In fact, studies suggest that more chlorine enters the body through dermal absorption and inhalation while showering than through drinking tap water.

Damaged Skin Can Be Prevented With Moringa Extract

Damaged Skin Can Be Prevented With Moringa Extract

Through the development of skin revitalization methods using natural products such as moringa and Manuka honey , it is possible to restore this damage, including age-associated changes characterized by a loss of elasticity and collagen, which increases wrinkling and irregular pigmentation.

Zaius Collagen E7 - Needs New SKU // Study: This Nutrient is the #1 Key to Increasing Skin Hydration (By 96%!) | Live in the Now

Zaius Collagen E7 - Needs New SKU // Study: This Nutrient is the #1 Key to Increasing Skin Hydration (By 96%!) | Live in the Now

Not only does Synergy3 Hyaluronic Acid Serum contain the optimal form of HA that actually penetrates deep into your skin for exceptional hydration, it also has the clinically researched combination of bamboo silica, pea extract and glucosamine shown to help dramatically reduce the visibility of wrinkles while increasing elasticity and firmness.

Herbal Oil: Argan Oil Benefits and Uses

Herbal Oil: Argan Oil Benefits and Uses

Did you know that pure argan oil, called "liquid gold" 1 or "the Gold of Morocco" because of its outstanding health benefits, was once made with the help of tree goats — particularly their droppings?

Microneedling: the Essence of Natural Skin Rejuvenation Using Platelet Rich Plasma

Microneedling: the Essence of Natural Skin Rejuvenation Using Platelet Rich Plasma

PRP from your own blood supplies rich nutrients and gives your skin a boost that gets better over time by continuing to stimulate collagen production. No. Microneedling is used for many skin conditions and can address stretch marks, scars, and other various pigmentation concerns.

3 Serums and Oils That Can Transform Your Skin

3 Serums and Oils That Can Transform Your Skin

After the age of 40, though, this layer begins to breakdown, which is why it becomes harder for the skin to retain moisture.It is because of the lipid barrier that nutrients need an oil-based carrier such as a cream or an oil, but it is imperative the carrier molecule be small enough to penetrate deep beneath the skin’s surface to effectively nourish and protect skin.

Melanoma Is a Disease of Office Workers

Melanoma Is a Disease of Office Workers

It's becoming clear regular exposure to full spectrum light is necessary and beneficial for most people, and public health would be better served by helping people understand the optimal "dose" needed, rather than telling them to shun all sun exposure.

Dry Brushing: The 2-Minute Ritual That Will Clear Toxins and Dramatically Improve Your Skin

Dry Brushing: The 2-Minute Ritual That Will Clear Toxins and Dramatically Improve Your Skin

In addition to softer, more radiant skin, dry brushing, a popular health-promoting technique, has been associated with improved digestion, better kidney function, reduced water retention and, that’s right, reduced appearance of cellulite.What Is Dry BrushingDry brushing is a method of stimulating the body’s circulatory and lymphatic systems by massaging the skin in the direction of the lymphatic system’s flow.

Top 10 Benefits of Honeysuckle

Top 10 Benefits of Honeysuckle

But far beyond being an attractive flowering plant, new research from the Journal of Herbal Medicine shows that honeysuckle can also be described as a fruit or berry;1 it’s also a perennial fruit-bearing plant with many therapeutic properties that offer many potential health benefits.

Are herbs good for skin? Tammy's honest opinion and experience.

Are herbs good for skin? Tammy's honest opinion and experience.

That’s when I started researching herbs for the healing of my body. Herbs promote collagen (the compound in your body that maintains the elasticity of your skin) and could prevent wrinkles coalescence. My Son’s tick bites healed with Herbs Conclusion: Are Herbs Good For Skin?