Skin Benefits of Epsom Salt

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Epsom salt has been used for hundreds of years to treat a number of different conditions. It is well known for its ability to do everything from relieving muscle aches to even helping with the common cold. But what many people don't know is that Epsom salts are also exceptionally good for the skin. Exactly what are the skin benefits of Epsom salt? The answer is in the magnesium content of the … [Read more...]

“Approved” Skin Care Products for hCG

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Everyone wants the highest quality products to use on their skin, but they can be difficult to find. Fortunately, there's one easy method you can use to find products that are great for the skin, and don't contain anything dangerous or unhealthy. All you have to do is look for HCG skincare products, which are skincare products made for people on the HCG diet. And no, you don't have to actually go … [Read more...]

Healthy Foods for Healthy Skin

Healthy Skin

Everyone knows it's important to eat healthy to have a healthy body, but many people forget this when it comes to their skin. The fact is, it's just as important to eat well for your skin as it is for the rest of your body. There are even certain specific foods that you can eat in order to keep your skin healthy. What are they? The first should come as no surprise to anyone. Your mother always … [Read more...]

Three Ways MSM Powder Can Benefit Your Skin

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Everyone wants clear, healthy skin, and a ton of different advances have been made to help us get it. One of the most recent discoveries is the way that MSM, or methyl sulfonyl methane, affects our skin health. MSM is a completely natural compound found in all living organisms. Not getting enough of it in your diet can have seriously negative effects on your skin. Taking MSM powder is one way to … [Read more...]

Skin Care product for hCG

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You want to get healthy while on the HCG Diet, so don't compromise what you put on your body! Even the slightest bit of oil in body products absorb through the skin and can ruin the entire hCG Diet. This oil free skincare product restriction can't be taken lightly for optimum weight loss results!  This applies to everything used on the body during the diet such as face and body  lotions, … [Read more...]

Smoking is bad for you … inside and out!

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Smoking Damages Face Everyone knows smoking is bad for health. It causes many diseases and many people die due to smoking related illness every year. But still millions of people smoke cigarettes every day. One thing every smoker might not know is that cigarettes can damage your skin and looks. Smokers get wrinkles on their face much earlier than the non smokers. They look a lot older than … [Read more...]

Lemons are powerful for the skin!

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Lemon is a powerful fruit that has limitless uses. It’s used in many things including cleaning products skin care products, and lots more. Lemon contains vitamin C which is great for your skin and body. We use moisturizers for our skin that contain lemon to make it look healthy and glowing. But moisturizers contain other ingredients too which don’t allow the lemon to be too effective on the … [Read more...]

Skin care tips for men!

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Combination skin is a condition, usually genetic in origin, where the skin on your body, particularly your face, demonstrates extremes in moisture retention and sensitivity. For example, you might have a very oily nose and forehead but also very dry and chapped cheeks. Combinations like these can make it difficult to properly regulate the skin-based highs and lows you might experience with … [Read more...]

Is It Time For A Milk Bath?

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It’s said that Egyptian Queen Cleopatra bathed in milk – which is a much more viable (and sanitary!) alternative. The secret is that milk’s lactic acid is an alpha hydroxyl acid, which dissolves dead skin cells and absorbs humidity from the air to moisturize. Some people make their own milk baths at home by adding 2 to 4 cups of fresh milk or buttermilk while the bathtub is filling. … [Read more...]

How To “Winterize” Your Skin

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When the north winds are blowing and Jack Frost is nipping at your nose, you need stronger products than usual to protect your skin. Say goodbye to your astringents, pore strips, facial peels, and exfoliators for the frigid winter months. Stay away from products containing Alpha-Hydroxy-Acids. Naturally, you do not want to use any products that will strip your face of oil and dry you … [Read more...]