Beauty

How to detox your home: An interview with Van Vlahakis, CEO of Earth Friendly Products

How to detox your home: An interview with Van Vlahakis, CEO of Earth Friendly Products

Hard to believe isn’t it? But the most pollution is inside our home, and NOT outside. If we look under your kitchen’s cabinets and check the chemicals on the labels of our home cleaning products we will be surprised. Our golden rule is: If you can’t pronounce the words on […]

by November 5, 2013
Anti-aging skin smoothie

Anti-aging skin smoothie

Aging is something that comes with time but you can slow down the process with the right diet and adopting a healthy lifestyle. Aging can be caused by stress, environmental factors, poor diet, smoking, and much more. Antioxidants help slow down the aging process by reducing the effects of oxidative […]

by November 2, 2013
Glowing skin and skin cancer preventing smoothie

Glowing skin and skin cancer preventing smoothie

Beauty comes from within. This skin cancer preventing smoothie is healing and anti-aging. It is packed with nutrients that have anti-inflammatory, anti-aging properties and cancer preventing properties. Apples:  They are always linked to a popular belief that “eating one a day can prevent visits to the physician”, and for good […]

by October 2, 2013
Natural turmeric skin brightener

Natural turmeric skin brightener

This is a simple, inexpensive DIY turmeric skin brightener. It will help get rid of sun, age spots and has skin cancer preventing properties. To top it off it will even your skin tone. Lemon and honey will help brighten your skin and gently exfoliate dead skin cells. Turmeric has […]

by July 2, 2013
Homemade coconut and vanilla body scrub

Homemade coconut and vanilla body scrub

The biggest organ is our skin and it is important to keep as healthy and glowingly happy as can be. This homemade coconut and vanilla body scrub is easy to make and deeply  nourishing. It is ideal for dry skin. It contains organic coconut oil and raw honey to deeply […]

by June 1, 2013
Tips on how to select a sunscreen that is safe for you

Tips on how to select a sunscreen that is safe for you

Take a healthy step and select a sunscreen that is safe for you: It is important to use a sunscreen all year round, therefore you need to select a sunscreen that works and is not harmful to you. UVA and UVB radiation is the primary cause for skin cancer. Melanoma is the […]

by May 11, 2013
Best DIY chapped lips remedy

Best DIY chapped lips remedy

The cold weather is here and our lips are getting dry and chapped. We love DIY remedies as they are natural and save us money. Best DIY chapped lips remedy: Apply a warm bag of green tea for 5 minutes on your chapped lips. Follow up with a synthetic-free lip […]

by November 13, 2012
Purity and potency combined: Shea Terra Organics

Purity and potency combined: Shea Terra Organics

Take a green step and check Shea Terra Organics.  The purity and potency of the products are worth giving them a try. Shea Terra Organics is all about ancient beauty secrets and African remedies for your skin. It has actually began as the African Shea Butter Company, where CEO and Founder […]

by July 29, 2012